Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . November 17th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Cancer Vaccines - Phase I Trial Results in Hybrid Cell Vaccine for Metastatic Melanoma
Botulism - Scientists Develop Botulism Vaccine
Breast Cancer - Preliminary Results of Cancer Vaccine Clinical Trial Presented
Breast Cancer - Vaccine May Be Tried By Year 2000
Conference Coverage (ICAAC) - Target for Cervical Cancer Vaccines: Virus or Tumor?
Epidemiology (Plasmodium falciparum) - More Distinct Parasite Clones in Children with Sickle-Cell Trait
Funding (NIH) - Company Awarded $3.0 Million for HIV Vaccine Program
Industry News (Acquisitions) - AntiVirals Inc. Acquires Cancer Vaccine Company, Changes Name
Industry News (Licensing Agreement) - Merck Licenses Vical's "Naked" DNA Technology For Antiviral Vaccines
Regulatory Issues - WHO Committee Assesses Quality Standards of Biologicals
Rotavirus - Trial Results Support Efficacy of Vaccine
Sexually Transmitted Disease - NIH Awards UNC-CH School of Medicine $6 Million to Set Up Unique Sex Disease Unit
Antiviral Vaccine - "Developing a Genital Herpes Simplex Virus Vaccine."
Adverse Reactions - "Hair Loss after Routine Immunizations."
HBV Vaccines - "Genetic Regulation of the Impaired Immune Response to Hepatitis-B Vaccine Associated with Low TCR Density in End Stage Renal Disease Patients: Contribution of Complement C4 and Factor B Alleles."
HBV Vaccines - "Hepatitis B Vaccination in Preterm Infants."
Influenza - "Erythrocytes Enhance the Immunogenicity of Oral Vaccination with gamma Irradiated Influenza Virus: Increasing the Dose of Irradiation Results in a Significant Diminution of Lung IgA Response."
Mucosal Immunization - "Current Options for Vaccine Delivery Systems by Mucosal Routes."
Varicella-Zoster Virus - "Seronegativity to Varicella-Zoster Virus in a Tertiary Care Obstetric Population."