This study of 2 adjuvants found in influenza vaccine formulations with adjuvant blended on site provides immunogenicity info that may be helpful to influenza pandemic preparedness applications. .. While03 and MF59 adjuvants boost immune responses to two doses of H7N9 influenza vaccine In a phase 2 trial that included nearly 1,000 adults, the AS03 and MF59 adjuvants increased the immune responses to two doses of an inactivated H7N9 influenza vaccine, with AS03-adjuvanted formulations causing the highest amount of antibody response, according to a study in the July 21 problem of JAMA. In March 2013 the first human infections with the avian influenza A virus were reported in China, and since that time hundreds of cases have been documented. While most infections are thought to result from contact with infected poultry, the prospect of viral adaptation that could facilitate person-to-person transmitting is a major concern.Other claims are now considering legislation. The indoor tanning tax would be much like the cigarette taxes, which reinforces the warning labels on cigarette packs, he said. SOURCE American Academy of Dermatology Association.
Academic comments in horse flu scare We should not end up being shocked that equine influenza has emerged in Australia. What is surprising is that people held it out for so long. The Australian thoroughbred racing and breeding industry has received huge monetary benefits from globalisation, but this process carries enormous dangers.