Infectious Diseases Newswire

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  1. Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Dynavax Technologies Corp. (DVAX) to "Hold"Read the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Dynavax Technologies discovers, develops, and intends to commercialize innovative products to treat and prevent allergies, infectious diseases, and chronic inflammatory diseases using versatile, proprietary approaches that alter immune system responses in highly specific ways. Dynavax's clinical development programs are based on immunostimulatory sequences which are short DNA sequences that enhance the ability of the immune system to fight disease and control chronic inflammation.

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  2. Dynavax Technologies Corp. (DVAX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Dynavax Technologies discovers, develops, and intends to commercialize innovative products to treat and prevent allergies, infectious diseases, and chronic inflammatory diseases using versatile, proprietary approaches that alter immune system responses in highly specific ways. Dynavax's clinical development programs are based on immunostimulatory sequences which are short DNA sequences that enhance the ability of the immune system to fight disease and control chronic inflammation.

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  3. Trovagene Inc. (TROV) Stock Price Up 2.3%Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Political

    Trovagene Inc. rose 2.3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $5.46 and last traded at $5.33, with a volume of 117,342 shares.

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  4. TravelClick: Navigating the New Reality of Destructive DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hotel Business

    In the wake of recent global events, demand has been destructed and, as a result, there's a "new normal" emerging for hotel companies. How can hoteliers begin to navigate the changing landscape that is directly impacting their bottom line? "It's important to look at the past, present and future.

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  5. Pfizer to Buy Antibiotics From AstraZeneca for $725 MillionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... in antibiotics will continue to serve a critical public health need through Pfizer's dedicated focus on infectious diseases," said Luke Miels, executive vice president for Europe, in the statement. The deal doesn't include biotechnology products in ...

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  6. AstraZeneca to Sell Antibiotic Pills Business to PfizerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily News

    ... in antibiotics will continue to serve a critical public health need through Pfizer's dedicated focus on infectious diseases."

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  7. Methodist Signs $12.9M Technology ContractRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily News

    ... Cordova location at 1144 N. Houston Levee Road . Dr. Raelyn Pirtle, a specialist in internal medicine, infectious diseases, oncology and diagnostic imaging, will join the East Memphis location at 6300 Poplar Ave . Nonprofit LoveWorks will host its ...

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  8. Functional Variant in the SLC22A3-LPAL2-LPA Gene Cluster Contributes...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Circulation

    From the Department of Epidemiology, Research Center for Medicine and Social Development, School of Public Health and Management ; the Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology for Infectious Diseases , Institute for Viral Hepatitis, Department of Infectious Diseases, the Second Affiliated Hospital and the Department of Cardiology, the Second Affiliated Hospital and the Chongqing Cardiac Arrhythmias Service Center , Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China; the Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases of PLA, Xinqiao Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China ; and MOE Key Lab of Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China .

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  9. No. 1 killer: Cancer is catching up to heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... at the National Center for Health Statistics. In 1918, Spanish flu took the nation, and world, by storm. Infectious diseases, including the flu, were the likely major causes of death prior to 1910, when an "epidemiological transition" occurred, ...

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  10. Rage mounts against pharma corp. that jacked cost of life-saving EpiPen by 400%Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    For pharmaceutical company Mylan, which hiked the price of life-saving EpiPens by 400 percent since it bought the product in 2007, Shkreli's is just one of the voices in a chorus of scorn now facing the company. On Wednesday, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and the American Medical Association separately called on Mylan to lower the cost of the auto-injecting pens, which reverse deadly allergic reactions.

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  11. Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics dealRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... in antibiotics will continue to serve a critical public health need through Pfizer's dedicated focus on infectious diseases." -On Monday, it announced a $14 billion deal to buy San Francisco-based Medivation, which develops pills for treating ...

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  12. Expatriates returning from Asia to undergo check-upRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... number of dengue and malaria cases have been reported." Residents of the Sultanate can be vulnerable to infectious diseases when travelling as they are generally not present in the Sultanate. "This is simply because we don't have these diseases ...

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  13. Zika virus may linger in babies' blood for months, with unknown effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    A Brazilian baby boy whose mother had Zika while pregnant seemed healthy at birth. He tested positive for Zika at least two months after birth.

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  14. Photo: FDA / MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... in antibiotics will continue to serve a critical public health need through Pfizer's dedicated focus on infectious diseases ." Since Oct. 30, 1964, WWAY has served southeastern North Carolina as the area's ABC affiliate and leader in news, weather ...

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  15. Argos Therapeutics Inc. (ARGS) Trading Up 2% Following Insider Buying ActivityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the development and commercialization of individualized immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases based on its technology platform called Arcelis. The Company's Arcelis technology platform utilizes biological components ...

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  16. How to whip whooping cough: Preventing pertussisRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    Many people think of whooping cough as a childhood disease. But it can strike people of any age.

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  17. Pfizer Acquires AZ's Anti-infectives AssetsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Contract Pharma Breaking News

    ... in antibiotics will continue to serve a critical public health need through Pfizer's dedicated focus on infectious diseases, ensuring these important medicines reach greater numbers of patients around the world." For pharmaceutical companies both ...

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  18. Immunizations are not just for kidsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    Health care workers should be vaccinated because they are at a high risk of exposure to severe and deadly diseases. You might be familiar with well-child checkups to stay current on vaccinations , but young children aren't the only ones who can benefit from vaccines.

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  19. Hopkins to open multidisciplinary center focused on ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... from the medical side and from Hopkins' Bloomberg School of Public Health, including epidemiology, infectious diseases, maternal-fetal medicine, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pediatrics, physiotherapy, psychiatry and social work. Medical experts from ...

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  20. H4P raises awareness about prevalence of malaria in GhanaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Despite the concerted effort by the Government as well as non-governmental organizations to combat the malaria menace in Ghana, Malaria still ranks first among the killer disease that is taking the lives of several children under the age of 5, every year. It is estimated that every 60 seconds an African child dies of Malaria.

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