Vaccination during ‘optimal window’ is the key to saving lives and money in next flu pandemic

Main Point: Early vaccination could reduce morbidity, mortality, and health care costs associated with pandemic flu, according to an article

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American College of Physicians, CECity, and Pfizer collaborate to increase adult immunization rates

Main Point: Public health initiative aims to increase unacceptably low adult vaccination rates. Study Further: The American College of Physicians

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Mass vaccination campaigns reduce the substantial burden of yellow fever in Africa

Main Points: Yellow fever, an acute viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes, is estimated to have been responsible for 78,000 deaths

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Measles outbreaks prompt concern about physician knowledge gaps

Main Point: Most postelimination measles cases have been due to outbreaks that can be linked imported disease. Published in: Annals

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New DNA vaccine that could help cancer patients / Related research suggestions

Main Point: Scientists have developed new DNA vaccine for vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) that could prolong survival in cancer

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“Tattooing” and efficient delivery of the DNA vaccine in the body

Researchers have successfully designed a novel type of vaccine-delivery film that is thought to improve the efficiency of DNA vaccines.

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