Monkeypox Vaccine Expected To Induce Strong Immune Response
Findings from genomic analysis of the novel monkeypox virus indicate that the recommended vaccinia virus-based vaccines will induce a strong immune response against the virus.
Monkeypox Vaccine Clinical Trial Begins
A clinical trial evaluating alternative strategies for administering the JYNNEOS monkeypox vaccine to increase the number of available doses has begun enrolling adult volunteers.
Could Flu Vaccines Protect Against Stroke?
A new study has identified an association between influenza vaccine and a reduced risk of stroke. The research is published in the journal Neurology.
Adjuvanted HIV Vaccine Induces Broad Antibody Responses in Primates
A new strategy for vaccinating against HIV, using adjuvants, has shown promise in a pre-clinical research study.
Myocarditis After COVID-19 Vaccine Rare in Young Males
A new study from Israel found that the risk of developing myocarditis among males ages 16 to 19 years was about 1 in 15,000 after third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, and the cases were rare and mild, according to new research published in the American Heart Association’s flagship journal Circulation.
Adjuvant Derived From Marine Sponges Boosts Effect of COVID-19 Vaccine
In a new study, researchers report a substance that boosted the immune response to an experimental COVID-19 shot in mice by 25 times, compared to injection with the vaccine alone.
New Immunological Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis B and D Infections
A new treatment against hepatitis B and D viruses has shown promising results in animal models.
No Link Between COVID-19 Vaccination During Pregnancy and Higher Risk of Preterm Birth or Stillbirth
According to a study, vaccination against COVID-19 during pregnancy is not associated with a higher risk of preterm birth, small for gestational age at birth or stillbirth.
Moderna Is Suing Pfizer Over mRNA Technology Patents
Moderna, a biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, is filing patent infringement lawsuits against Pfizer and BioNTech in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts and the Regional Court of Düsseldorf in Germany.
Cell Size Regulates Molecular Separation
New research shows that cell size and membranes may play a key role in regulating the distribution of molecules inside cells.