Tuesday Aug 12
Synthetic Biologics' SYN-005 antibody for Pertussis treatment to be highlighted at ICAAC 2014
Synthetic Biologics, Inc. , a biotechnology company developing novel anti-infective biologic and drug programs targeting specific pathogens that cause serious infections and diseases, announced today that its SYN-005 for the treatment of Pertussis will be highlighted at the 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy , ... (more)
Nevada health officials say the Silver State has seen a rise in pertussis cases over recent years.
West Hawaii Today
Residents urged to protect ohana from whooping cough
The Hawaii Department of Health is asking Hawaii Island residents to familiarize themselves with the dangers of whooping cough and how they can protect themselves and their family from the highly contagious disease.
The Daily Democrat
Number of Yolo County whooping cough cases doubled in past month
In the midst of a state-wide whooping cough epidemic, the number of Yolo County cases jumped from 37 to 80 in the past month.