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Is a Chlamydia Vaccine on the Horizon?

MONDAY, Aug. 12, 2019 — A vaccine against the sexually transmitted disease chlamydia appears safe and potentially effective, an early trial suggests. The phase 1 study included 35 healthy women. Those who were given injections of two possible vaccines developed antibodies to the chlamydia bacteria, but a lot more testing is needed before the vaccine… Read More »

Thermally-stable TB vaccine closer to reality thanks to microscopic silica cages

A promising TB vaccine can be protected from heat damage with a technique developed at the University of Bath. Scientists working on a new tuberculosis (TB) vaccine have achieved a major step forward by showing that a promising TB antigen and a novel vaccine adjuvant can be protected from heat damage with a technique developed… Read More »

IDT Biologika opens vaccine manufacturing facility in Germany

Having hived off its animal health vaccine manufacturing and R&D to France’s Ceva, IDT Biologika is focused entirely on human products. To propel that effort, it has opened a new vaccine manufacturing facility in Germany.  IDT says the facility in Dessau-Rosslau, which opened this month, not only provides the CDMO with additional capacity but also gives it more flexibility. … Read More »