Lessons from the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 to Now. What do we know, and what do we need to know? The 2-day meeting will bring together members of the scientific community, public health [...]
This year, the $150K Prizes have expanded to include 3 focus areas related to vaccine discovery: Human Immunology; Computational Biology and Protein Engineering; and Neglected Parasitic Diseases.
The European Commission and the Indian Department of Biotechnology are glad to announce a joint €30 million in funding for the development of a next generation influenza vaccine. Work will cover [...]
2018 marks the 100-year anniversary of the most severe influenza pandemic in recorded history, which killed an estimated 50 million people worldwide – more than the total deaths caused by the [...]
The Michelson Medical Research Foundation and the Human Vaccines Project award three recipients with inaugural Michelson Prizes for Human Immunology and Vaccine Research
The Human Vaccines Project, a nonprofit public-private partnership focused on decoding the immune system to improve human health, and Seqirus, a global leader in the prevention of influenza, [...]
A Universal Influenza Vaccine: The Strategic Plan for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
A priority for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases is development of a universal influenza vaccine providing durable protection against multiple influenza strains. NIAID [...]