Keyword: avian influenza vaccine
Daiichi Sankyo says it still unable to fulfill a government mandate to be able to produce enough H5N1 flu vaccine to fight an epidemic in Japan.
The highly valued yet mysterious Moderna provided a peek at its first human data, reporting positive interim results from a phase 1 trial testing its mRNA-based H10N8 flu vaccine.
Protein Sciences will start the search for two new H7N9 vaccine candidates by request of the HHS’ Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.
The CDC is preparing a new avian influenza vaccine candidate amid an outbreak in China.
With an eye on mitigating disease spread and encouraging trade, the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has entered three agreements with international partners focused on response, cooperation and vaccine access.
Even though the immediate threat of a recurrence of avian flu seems remote, poultry experts are concerned that the U.S. remains vulnerable to outbreaks--and that next time, the damage could be much worse.