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A novel cholera vaccine developed in India provides more protection
Thehindu.com (26 Jul 2014)
Using a novel approach, scientists in India have developed a live oral cholera vaccine that is not only more efficacious and hence more protective than the currently available ones but also able to elicit better protection with just one dose.
Researchers find novel inhibitor that prevents cholera toxin from binding to carbohydrates
News-medical.net (7 Jul 2014)
Cholera against cholera: a novel inhibitor prevents the cholera toxin from binding to carbohydrates found on the surface of intestinal cells.
Specialty Vaccine Company PaxVax Announces Positive Efficacy Results for Phase 3 Cholera Challenge Study
PaxVax (1 Jul 2014)
New Efficacy Data Adds to Successful Phase 3 Clinical Trial Program Results for Single-Dose Oral Cholera Vaccine for Travelers' Market and People in the Developing World.
Researchers adapt mathematical tool to help control malaria and other infectious diseases
News-medical.net (20 Jun 2014)
A mathematical tool used by the Metropolitan Police and FBI has been adapted by researchers at Queen Mary University of London to help control outbreaks of malaria, and has the potential to target other infectious diseases.