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Bid to clear air on measles vaccine

Centre ropes in religious leaders to fight ‘mischief mongers’

18 Feb 2017 7:17 AM

Two new vaccines to tackle under-5 mortality rate

As per the government statistics, the rubella infection approximately affects 25,000 children every year in India.

22 Jan 2017 2:12 AM

Malaria vaccine tested by volunteers getting bit

The most advanced malaria vaccine candidate, made with pieces of the parasite, protects only about a third of children.

05 Jan 2017 3:52 PM

New vaccine safe and effective against breast cancer

The strategies that can re-stimulate the immune system to recognise and target HER2 early during cancer development may be effective

04 Jan 2017 5:23 PM

WHO says new Ebola vaccine may be 100% effective

First identified in 1976 in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Ebola virus erupted periodically in outbreaks.

23 Dec 2016 8:46 AM


Ebola vaccine coming soon?

The vaccine, called rVSV-ZEBOV, was studied in a trial involving 11,841 people in Guinea during 2015.

23 Dec 2016 3:53 AM

First Chikungunya vaccine in the world developed

Chikungunya is a mosquito-borne virus that causes a disease characterized by fever and severe joint pain.

20 Dec 2016 11:18 AM