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Research & Reviews  1,725 results

Human monkeypox - After 40 years, an unintended consequence of smallpox eradication.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.04.062
Vaccine Simpson K, Heymann D et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Smallpox eradication, coordinated by the WHO and certified 40 years ago, led to the cessation of routine smallpox vaccination in most countries. It is estimated that over 70% of the world's population is no longer protected against smallpox, and t...

Reevaluating the Risk of Smallpox Reemergence.
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usaa084
Military Medicine; MacIntyre CR

May 5th, 2020 - Smallpox, caused by variola virus, was eradicated in 1980, but remains a category A bioterrorism agent. A decade ago, smallpox ranked second after anthrax in a multifactorial risk priority scoring analysis of category A bioterrorism agents. Howeve...

Imported Monkeypox, Singapore.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2608.191387
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Yong SEF, Ng OT et. al.

Apr 26th, 2020 - In May 2019, we investigated monkeypox in a traveler from Nigeria to Singapore. The public health response included rapid identification of contacts, use of quarantine, and postexposure smallpox vaccination. No secondary cases were identified. Cou...

Potential of live pathogen vaccines for defeating the COVID-19 pandemic: history and me...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.25920
Journal of Medical Virology; Chen JW, Chen JM

Apr 21st, 2020 - The whole world has entered a terrible crisis with a huge and increasing amount of human deaths and economic loss in fighting the pandemic of COVID-19 caused by the novel coronavirus termed SARS-CoV-2. The live pathogen vaccine (LPV) strategy, whi...

How health care providers should address vaccine hesitancy in the clinical setting: Evi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2020.1735226
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Jacobson RM, St Sauver JL et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - Vaccine hesitancy occurs throughout the world and can result in poor vaccine uptake and vaccine-preventable disease-outbreaks. Vaccine hesitancy dates back to the days of Edward Jenner and the smallpox vaccine. It persists despite the preponderanc...

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Guidelines  5 results

Animals in Research
http://www.aai.org/Public-Affairs/Policy-Issues/Animals-in-Research
American Association of Immunologists (AAI)

Oct 3rd, 2018 - AAI supports the humane use of animals in biomedical research. Such research has led to significant advances in both animal and human health.

Position on donors and smallpox vaccine: a committee opinion.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2012.03.043
Fertility and Sterility;

Apr 27th, 2012 - Although there is presently no definitive evidence linking vaccinia virus transmission through reproductive cells, SART/ASRM accordingly recommends that ART practitioners consider deferring donors who have recently received smallpox vaccine or con...

Guidelines for smallpox vaccination for health care workers.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2011.11.029
Annals of Emergency Medicine;

Feb 21st, 2012 - Guidelines for smallpox vaccination for health care workers.|2012| ,|standards,standards,therapeutic use,

ASBMB Is Concerned About The Decline In Support For Investigator-initiated Research: Action ...
http://www.asbmb.org/uploadedFiles/Advocacy/Positions_and_Correspondence/ASBMB%20White%20Paper%20on%20Proposals%20to%20Support%20Investigator-Initiated%20Research.pdf
Amerian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)

Mar 10th, 2011 - Scientific research has been a leading force in driving global prosperity over the past century, through both its economic and scientific benefits. Investment in research generates jobs and several-fold financial returns.

Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology position statement on donor suitability of...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.08.052
Fertility and Sterility; ,

Nov 25th, 2008 - Although there is presently no definitive evidence linking vaccinia virus transmission through reproductive cells, SART/ASRM accordingly recommends that ART practitioners consider deferring donors who have recently received smallpox vaccine or con...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,167 results

Human monkeypox - After 40 years, an unintended consequence of smallpox eradication.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.04.062
Vaccine Simpson K, Heymann D et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Smallpox eradication, coordinated by the WHO and certified 40 years ago, led to the cessation of routine smallpox vaccination in most countries. It is estimated that over 70% of the world's population is no longer protected against smallpox, and t...

Reevaluating the Risk of Smallpox Reemergence.
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usaa084
Military Medicine; MacIntyre CR

May 5th, 2020 - Smallpox, caused by variola virus, was eradicated in 1980, but remains a category A bioterrorism agent. A decade ago, smallpox ranked second after anthrax in a multifactorial risk priority scoring analysis of category A bioterrorism agents. Howeve...

Imported Monkeypox, Singapore.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2608.191387
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Yong SEF, Ng OT et. al.

Apr 26th, 2020 - In May 2019, we investigated monkeypox in a traveler from Nigeria to Singapore. The public health response included rapid identification of contacts, use of quarantine, and postexposure smallpox vaccination. No secondary cases were identified. Cou...

Potential of live pathogen vaccines for defeating the COVID-19 pandemic: history and me...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.25920
Journal of Medical Virology; Chen JW, Chen JM

Apr 21st, 2020 - The whole world has entered a terrible crisis with a huge and increasing amount of human deaths and economic loss in fighting the pandemic of COVID-19 caused by the novel coronavirus termed SARS-CoV-2. The live pathogen vaccine (LPV) strategy, whi...

Coronavirus lockdown is nothing new for some Moscow residents
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-moscow-smallpox/coronavirus-lockdown-is-nothing-new-for-some-moscow-residents-idUSKBN21P1N3

Apr 7th, 2020 - MOSCOW (Reuters) - For some elderly Moscow residents, the coronavirus lockdown has a familiar feel - they lived through something like it during a dramatic Soviet-era smallpox outbreak six decades ago. Soviet artist Alexei Kokorekin, two-time winn...

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News  457 results

Coronavirus lockdown is nothing new for some Moscow residents
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-moscow-smallpox/coronavirus-lockdown-is-nothing-new-for-some-moscow-residents-idUSKBN21P1N3

Apr 7th, 2020 - MOSCOW (Reuters) - For some elderly Moscow residents, the coronavirus lockdown has a familiar feel - they lived through something like it during a dramatic Soviet-era smallpox outbreak six decades ago. Soviet artist Alexei Kokorekin, two-time winn...

Vaccine Effective Against Smallpox in Military: Pivotal Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921513

Nov 19th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The modified vaccinia Ankara (MVA) vaccine protected against variola infection among members of the U.S. Army, and did not raise safety concerns, the pivotal trial revealed. The vaccine, JYNNEOS (TM), was developed by B...

Lab Worker Infected With Smallpox-Related Virus
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920662

Oct 30th, 2019 - A laboratory worker in San Diego, CA, infected herself with a smallpox-related virus after she accidentally pricked her finger during an experiment. The 26-year-old was injecting a mouse with the vaccinia virus (VACV) in 2018 when the needle pierc...

Disease Fighters to Mark Partial Victory in Polio Eradication Battle
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920290

Oct 23rd, 2019 - LONDON (Reuters) - Global health officials will on Thursday announce a partial victory in the decades-long fight to end polio, with a second of three strains of the crippling virus certified as eradicated worldwide. The ending of wild polio virus ...

Disease fighters to mark partial victory in polio eradication battle
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-polio/disease-fighters-to-mark-partial-victory-in-polio-eradication-battle-idUSKBN1X210S

Oct 23rd, 2019 - LONDON (Reuters) - Global health officials will on Thursday announce a partial victory in the decades-long fight to end polio, with a second of three strains of the crippling virus certified as eradicated worldwide. The ending of wild polio virus ...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →