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New vaccine for malaria developed at IME could be more effective

Researchers at the Institute for Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago have developed an innovative new system for delivering a malaria vaccine that shows promise in its effectiveness. By developing a vaccine that targets specific cells in the immune system, they have seen a much greater immune and antibody response to the vaccine. Though a vaccine for malaria… Read More »

How About 6 Vaccines In One? FDA Approves New Vaccine From Sanofi, Merck

Pictured here is Olivier Brandicourt, Chief Executive Officer of Sanofi, who along with Merck, developed the Vaxelis vaccine, which just received FDA approval. (Photo: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images) Getty Would you rather have one shot or multiple shots? Unless you are an aichmophiliac, your answer would probably be one. Aichmophilia is the obsessive interest in sharp or pointy objects.… Read More »