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GSK flu vaccine plant inspection finds 10 issues requiring action: report

TORONTO – A recent Health Canada inspection of the country’s only flu vaccine production plant identified 10 issues that need to be addressed, a report from the regulatory agency reveals. 608 more words


FDA releases more information on smallpox incident

BioPrepWatch July 22, 2014  Brandon Lucas

A U.S. Food and Drug Administration update released on Wednesday provided more details on the finding of biological samples in a cold storage area on the… 39 more words


Top 5 emerging infections of 2014

Here are the top 5 emerging infections worldwide so far in 2014, some you will recognise immediately, others may come as a surprise to you! 835 more words

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Pathogen Mishaps Rise as Regulators Stay Clear

The New York Times Denise Grady 19 July 2014

The recently documented mistakes at federal laboratories involving anthrax, flu and smallpox have incited public outrage at the government’s handling of dangerous pathogens. 112 more words

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Study: Dogs could be influenza mixing vessels

Findings from a new study imply that dogs could act as mixing vessels in which novel influenza viruses with pandemic potential could emerge. More


Mitos dan Fakta Tentang Vaksin (Bag. 2)

Vaksin telah menjadi bagian dari hidup kita dan sudah terbukti bermanfaat bagi umat manusia. Namun, tetap saja ada sejumlah mitos yang kurang tepat beredar di masyarakat. 260 more words