Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine

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FDA advisory panel backs expanded pneumococcal vaccine  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Pediatric SuperSiteCumulative data from 15 safety and immunogenicity trials support licensure of a 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, the FDA's Vaccines and Related ...

Maine cdc's November 20 Update on H1N1  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
The Free Press (press release)All children less than 5 years of age should receive the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. The polysaccharide vaccine should be administered to all persons ...

Flu vaccine antibody response in infants is weakened by Tylenol (acetaminophen ...  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Examiner.comResults of the study revealed a substantial reduction in the primary antibody response to each of the 10 pneumococcal conjugate vaccine serotypes and to Hib ...

FDA Panel to Vote on Updated Strep pneumoniae Vaccine  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
MedPage Today...company said the clinical plan for Prevnar 13 conforms to World Health Organization recommendations for evaluating a new pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. ...

CDC recommends more pneumonia shots to ward off H1N1 complications  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
IdahoStatesman.comPeople ages 65 years and older who were first vaccinated before age 65 • Children younger than 5 should continue to receive pneumococcal conjugate vaccine ...

GlaxoSmithKline H1N1 vaccine approved by the FDA  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
ZenopaEarlier this month, GlaxoSmithKline revealed that the World Health Organization approved its pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 10-Valent Synflorix. ...

Paediatricians want pneumonia vaccine included in routine immunisation schedule  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Times of India..."The government should follow this up with the introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) which immunises children against pneumonia and other ...

Sanofi Pasteur Presents Safety Data on Menactra(R) Vaccine Given to Infants at ...  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Reuters...pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7), and a Hepatitis A (HepA) vaccine at 12 months of age. In the control group, 12-month-olds received only MMRV, ...

Pneumonia shot may help prevent a killer disease  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Great Falls TribuneThese little ones have their own vaccine termed pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. This immunization has fewer pneumococcal types in its makeup. ...

A forgotten killer  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
Hindu...pneumonia (and meningitis), available in India in the private sector, are the Hib conjugate vaccine and the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV). ...

GSK obtains prequalification for global use of pneumococcal vaccine  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Trading Markets (press release)...that the World Health Organization, or WHO has awarded prequalification for global use of Synflorix, the company's pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. ...

WHO: $39bn Needed to Fight Pneumonia  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
THISDAY...control of the disease and set the platform for introduction of the new Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV), as part of our routine immunisation."

Time to Fight Pneumonia  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
THISDAYSpecifically, Hong said the government is already collaborating with development partners to introduce Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV), ...

World Health Organization Grants Prequalification for Global Use to GSK's 10 ...  -  ‎Nov 8, 2009‎
India Business Blog (blog)World Health Organization (WHO) has awarded prequalification for global use of Synflorix™ , GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals' pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. ...

Swine-flu vaccines still limited to high-risk patients  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
Houma CourierThe pneumococcal conjugate vaccine can be given to children under age 2. Children that young are especially susceptible to the swine flu, Guidry said. ...

WHO, UNICEF launch new action plan against pneumonia  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
New Era...including the measles vaccine and pneumococcal conjugate vaccine; treating children who become ill with pneumonia with the right care and antibiotics, ...

Pandemia 1918, il killer forse fu lo pneumococco  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Vitadidonna...alla Emory University (Usa), che ne ha parlato venerdì a Roma in occasione del 'Bridging to the Future - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Summit'. ...

Impact de la vaccination par le vaccin pneumococcique conjugué heptavalent sur ...  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
InVS2008 Feb 15; 57(6):144-8 Direct and indirect effects of routine vaccination of children with 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on incidence of ...

Tra influenza A e stagionale quest'anno a letto il triplo degli italiani  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Adnkronos SaluteSi dà il caso - spiega l'esperto in una nota in occasione del 'Bridging to the Future - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Summit', in corso a Roma - che ...

VIRUS A, 2 MORTI IN CAMPANIA MUORE BIMBA CON IL TUMORE  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Leggo Online«Si dà il caso - spiega l'esperto in una nota in occasione del 'Bridging to the Future - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Summit', in corso a Roma - che ...

A Caltagirone una donna affetta da influenza A, ha partorito due gemelli  -  ‎Nov 14, 2009‎
Guidasicilia.it...italiana medici pediatri (Fimp), che ne ha parlato ieri a Roma a margine del 'Bridging to the Future - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Summit'. ...

Influenza A, "vaccini anti pneumococco ai bambini". Fu il vero killer della ...  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Adnkronos/IGN...italiana medici pediatri (Fimp), che ne ha parlato oggi a Roma a margine del 'Bridging to the Future - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Summit'. ...

Ada Pneumonia di Dadaku  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Tempo InteraktifUntuk vaksin PCV 7 atau pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dengan efektivitas 80 persen yang kini beredar, harganya berkisar Rp 750 ribu hingga Rp 1 juta. ...

Wyeth Submits European Marketing Authorization Application for its ...  -  Dec 3, 2008
FOXBusinessOur investigational 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is designed to broaden protection, with the potential to cover up to 92 percent of invasive

Wyeth files marketing authorization application for pneumococcal ...  -  Dec 4, 2008
Trading Markets (press release),...to the European Medicines Agency for approval to market its investigational 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for infants and young children.

Wyeth claims no GCP lapse as India suspends vaccine trial  -  19 Nov 2008
Scrip World Pharmaceutical News (subscription),Wyeth says that there were no GCP (good clinical practice) lapses in its now-suspended Indian pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trial.

Phase 3 Data Indicate Investigational 13-valent Vaccine May ...  -  Oct 27, 2008
FOXBusiness..."Wyeth's 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine represents an important scientific achievement, and demonstrates Wyeth's continuing commitment to advance

Rotavirus Vaccine RIX4414 May Not Interfere With Other Infant Vaccines  -  Nov 7, 2008
Medscape...to 12 weeks received 3 doses of combined diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis-hepatitis B-poliovirus vaccine, 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine,

Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Occurs At a Higher Frequency in ...  -  Oct 28, 2008
DG NewsOverall, 48 of 83 cases (58%) were caused by serotypes in the experimental 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. "These patients [with malignancies]

Pneumococcal Vaccine Could Prevent Numerous Deaths, Save Costs ...  -  Oct 30, 2008
Science Daily (press release)ScienceDaily (Oct. 31, 2008) — A new predictive model shows that vaccinating infants with 7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7)--the current

Flu Vaccine Could Prevent 357000 Deaths in Pandemic  -  Oct 29, 2008
Forbes,WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Vaccinating infants with what's known as the "7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine" (PCV7) could save more than

New vaccine hope for children  -  Nov 5, 2008
Nursing in Practice,Data from a pivotal trial and three other Phase 3 studies indicate that Wyeth’s investigational 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) may offer

Benefits of flu vaccination hotly debated  -  Oct 30, 2008
CIDRAP,...the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, in hopes of preventing the secondary bacterial infections that frequently cause flu-season deaths.

Medical societies join forces to assure equal access to life ...  -  Oct 25, 2008
Africa Science News Service,In 2000, a new 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) became available and is currently licensed in more than 90 countries.

The global scourge you never heard of Wolfgang Kerler  -  Oct 27, 2008
Ceylon Daily News,The above numbers are the result of research on the worldwide introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) released by the US Centres for Disease

Wyeth drug tests fall foul of watchdog  -  Nov 14, 2008
Livemint,...tolerability and immunogenicity of a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine that fights 13 strains of bacteria compared with seven strains in the company’s

Hong Kong leads fight against killer pneumococcal disease  -  Nov 2, 2008
Antara,Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for childhood immunization, March 2007- WHO position paper. Wkly Epidemiol Record 2007;12: 93-104.

New vaccines to be introduced  -  Nov 6, 2008
Independent Online,The three vaccines were Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV), a vaccine for rotavirus, and a pentavalent, he told a media briefing following Cabinet's

Researchers say flu shot would avert deaths, cut costs  -  Oct 30, 2008
SmartBrief,US scientists devised a predictive model showing that infant immunization with the 7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine would reduce costs during a

Health experts want action against pneumonia, rotavirus diseases  -  Nov 10, 2008
Africa Science News Service,Currently the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is in use in more than 70 countries. According to Dr Isack Mugoya, deputy head, division of vaccine

High-dose flu vaccine 'offers greater protection'  -  Oct 30, 2008
Hays Pharma,According to the firm, data from clinical studies suggests its investigational 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine may offer broader protection from

CDC Advisory Panel Votes To Update Pneumococcal Vaccination ...  -  Oct 26, 2008
Medical News Today (press release),For these children, the ACIP voted to recommend that routine use of PPSV23 after administration of PCV7 (pneumococcal conjugate vaccine) is not recommended

Bravo for Hong Kong as tots get free jabs  -  Nov 2, 2008
The Standard,In his recent policy address, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said the government would incorporate the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine into its

Market Report -- In Play (WYE)  -  Oct 27, 2008
MSN MoneyWyeth: Data presented indicate that Wyeth's investigational 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine may offer broader protection against pneumococcal

Researchers say flu shot would avert deaths, cut costs  -  Oct 30, 2008
SmartBrief,US scientists devised a predictive model showing that infant immunization with the 7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine would reduce costs during a

Researchers say flu shot would avert deaths, cut costs  -  Oct 30, 2008
SmartBrief,US scientists devised a predictive model showing that infant immunization with the 7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine would reduce costs during a

Researchers say flu shot would avert deaths, cut costs  -  Oct 30, 2008
SmartBrief,US scientists devised a predictive model showing that infant immunization with the 7 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine would reduce costs during a

Manejo de la enfermedad de células falciformes  -  Nov 11, 2008
Intramed.net (Suscripción),Effectiveness of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children with sickle cell disease in the first decade of life. Pediatrics 2008;121:562-9.



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