Brain cancer vaccine passes first phase of human trials

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Apr, 2021
by Alex Muller

A further phase 1 trial is already underway combining the experimental vaccine with checkpoint inhibitor immunotherapy, which is known to enhance immune system activity. The hope is the combination treatment will amplify immune responses.

Oxford Scientists: These Are Final Steps We’re Taking to Get Our Coronavirus Vaccine Approved

Posted in Medicine on 27th Sep, 2020
by Alex Muller

Of the hundreds of potential Covid-19 vaccines in development, six are in the final stages of testing, known as phase three clinical trials.

How Long Will We Have To Wait For A Coronavirus Vaccine?

Posted in Medicine on 5th May, 2020
by Alex Muller

Having a vaccine ready for testing is only the beginning of the journey.

Messenger RNA Treatment of Viruses Like Coronavirus

Posted in Medicine on 27th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

There will be hundreds of new mRNA vaccine research results published in the next few years and expect several will be focused on parasitic diseases.

Freeze-dried Polio Vaccine Could Save up to 1.5 Million Lives per Year

Posted in Medicine on 1st Dec, 2018
by Alex Muller

The highly infectious disease, which causes lifelong paralysis and disability mostly in young children, is a fading memory in many places.