By Peter Sergo | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 14:47
Researchers suspect that the various shortcomings of the current pertussis vaccine might explain why the U.S. has the highest rate of whooping cough it's seen in 50 years.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 11/08/2013 - 16:19
The NIH recently launched clinical testing that will decide the efficacy of an experimental vaccine to prevent genital herpes.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 10/31/2013 - 14:00
A new experimental vaccine to protect against RSV has passed the first hurdle of animal testing.
By Chris Weller | Mon, 10/21/2013 - 16:56
A team of Finnish doctors say they've made a breakthrough in diabetes vaccine research.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 10/08/2013 - 13:34
GlaxoSmithKline hopes to have the first ever malaria vaccine reach children in Africa by 2015.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 14:03
A new tuberculosis vaccine could be on the horizon after a breakthrough by McMaster University researchers.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 09/20/2013 - 00:20
A company within the Cleveland Clinic plans to develop a breast cancer vaccine based on research completed on mice.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 22:00
Scientists have discovered a way to make MERS coronavirus unable to grow, and have figured out how they can use it to create a vaccine for the deadly infection.
By John Ericson | Thu, 08/08/2013 - 16:54
A new malaria vaccine has been tested on a small group of volunteers, US health officials announced Thursday.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 07/10/2013 - 13:00
A new study finds that human H7N9 influenza strains are sensitive to antiviral drugs used for seasonal flu viruses.
By Jonathan Weiss | Wed, 07/10/2013 - 10:11
With adults aged 18-50 left out of previous approvals, the new Pfizer pneumococcal vaccine can now be given to everyone.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 14:55
A new technique that acts as a "reverse vaccine" could help type 1 diabetes patients preserve insulin-making cells in the pancreas.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 20:37
Following an EU ban on livestock antibiotics, scientists pave the way for a vaccine to combat a devastating avian disease. The technology could be adapted to fight food poisoning and bioterror.