University Hospital HD / Sumaya Biotech: New vaccine candidate against malaria successfully tested in first clinical trial

On May 2, 2018, Posted by , In News, By , , With Comments Off on University Hospital HD / Sumaya Biotech: New vaccine candidate against malaria successfully tested in first clinical trial

A novel vaccine candidate against the causative agent of malaria tropica, the most severe form of human malaria, has now been successfully tested for safety, tolerability and immunogenicity (ability to produce antibodies). Experts of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacoepidemiology of the University Hospital Heidelberg (directed by Prof. Dr….

Roche’s TECENTRIQ (atezolizumab) plus chemotherapy (carboplatin and Abraxane) reduced the risk of disease worsening or death of advanced squamous lung cancer

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Phase III IMpower131 study showed Roche’s TECENTRIQ (atezolizumab) plus chemotherapy (carboplatin and Abraxane) reduced the risk of disease worsening or death in the initial treatment of people with a type of advanced squamous lung cancer Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the Phase III IMpower131 study met…

GSK: New clinical data demonstrate high vaccine efficacy of Fluarix Tetra (Influenza Vaccine) in children 6-35 months of age

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GSK today announced new data published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health from a Phase III clinical trial with Fluarix Tetra (inactivated quadrivalent influenza vaccine [IIV4]) which prevented influenza A and B in children six to 35 months of age. Vaccine efficacy was highest against moderate-to-severe influenza, where the…