Vaximm starts trial of oral pancreatic cancer vaccine; Hospital fined for improper vaccine storage;

> Merck KGaA spin-off VAXIMM has kicked off its first clinical trial of oral pancreatic cancer vaccine VXM01. Release

> Soligenix has started development of a next generation anthrax vaccine as part of an agreement with Harvard University. Release

> The Daily Beast explores in a lengthy article asking whether cancer vaccines could be the key to defeating the disease. Article

> GeoVax Labs' gas inoculated the first patient in a Phase I/II trial of the company's therapeutic HIV/AIDS vaccine. GeoVax release

And Finally... South San Francisco's Kaiser Foundation Hospital was fined $50,000 for storing vaccines with a "do not freeze" warning in sub-freezing temperatures for up to 32 months. Report

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