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Research & Reviews  663 results

Evaluation of the AV7909 Anthrax Vaccine Toxicity in Sprague Dawley Rats Following Thre...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10915818211031239
International Journal of Toxicology; Rao VV, Godin CS et. al.

Jul 21st, 2021 - AV7909 is a next-generation anthrax vaccine under development for post-exposure prophylaxis following suspected or confirmed Bacillus anthracis exposure, when administered in conjunction with the recommended antibacterial regimen. AV7909 consists ...

Efficacy assessment of a triple anthrax chimeric antigen as a vaccine candidate in guin...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08923973.2021.1945087
Immunopharmacology and Immunotoxicology; Abdous M, Hasannia S et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Bacillus anthracis secretes a tripartite toxin comprising protective antigen (PA), edema factor (EF), and lethal factor (LF). The human anthrax vaccine is mainly composed of the anthrax protective antigen (PA). Considerable efforts are being direc...

Single-dose combination nanovaccine induces both rapid and durable humoral immunity and...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8325489
Vaccine Kelly SM, Larsen KR et. al.

Jun 7th, 2021 - Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, continues to be a prominent biological warfare and bioterrorism threat. Vaccination is likely to remain the most effective and user-friendly public health measure to counter this threat in the fo...

One Health approach for elimination of human anthrax in a tribal district of Odisha: St...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0251041
PloS One; Bhattacharya D, Kshatri JS et. al.

May 28th, 2021 - Anthrax is a major but neglected zoonotic disease of public health concern in India with Odisha contributing a major share to the disease burden. Bacillus anthracis spores can be found naturally in soil and commonly affect both animals and humans ...

Anthrax meningoencephalitis complicated with brain abscess - A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.05.013
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Popescu CP, Zaharia M et. al.

May 15th, 2021 - Bacillus anthracis is a sporulating gram-positive rod whose main route of entry into the human body is cutaneous. Anthrax meningitis is usually fulminant and fatal. We present here a successfully treated case of anthrax meningoencephalitis complic...

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Guidelines  2 results

Use of Anthrax Vaccine in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6918956
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Bower WA, Schiffer J et. al.

Dec 14th, 2019 - This report updates the 2009 recommendations from the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding use of anthrax vaccine in the United States (Wright JG, Quinn CP, Shadomy S, Messonnier N. Use of anthrax vaccine in the United...

Use of anthrax vaccine in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20651644
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Wright JG, Quinn CP et. al.

Jul 24th, 2010 - These recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) update the previous recommendations for anthrax vaccine adsorbed (AVA) (CDC. Use of anthrax vaccine in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...

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Drugs  422 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  22 results

Natural History of Anthrax: a Study of Primary Infected, Recovered, and Exposed Individuals (SPoRE); and Evaluation of AVA-Vaccinated Recipients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00050310

Mar 25th, 2020 - The intentional use of Bacillus anthracis in 2001 as a bioterrorism weapon with fatal consequences renewed interest in past epidemiologic and animal research about pathogenesis and posed new dilemmas about diagnosis and treatment. Cases in the Oct...

Safety and Pharmacokinetic Study of Anthrax Immune Globulin Derived From Human Serum
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00448253

Mar 18th, 2020 - The test product is Anthrax Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), NP-015. The product is supplied as a sterile liquid suitable for IV administration. Product potency is expressed in units of anthrax toxin neutralization assays(TNA) per vial. This s...

Special Drug Use Investigation of Ciproxan Injection in Pediatrics
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02555059

Feb 28th, 2020 - This company-sponsored study is an one-arm, prospective, and, cohort-observational study in pediatrics (less than 15 years old) administered Ciproxan injection. All patients in the contracted institute should be enrolled into this study. Consequen...

Contamination of Bacillus Species Sepsis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03377530

Jul 30th, 2019 - Non-anthrax Bacillus Species bacteria can be responsible for food poisoning and local infections. Rarely, they lead to severe infections like blood stream infections and meningitis especially in immunocompromised patients like preterm infants. Bac...

BARDA Securing Anthrax Immunity For the Elderly
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03518125

Sep 10th, 2018 - This is a phase 2, randomized, active-controlled, double-blinded, multi-site study to assess the safety and immunogenicity of BioThrax (Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed) and AV7909 (Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed plus CPG 7909 adjuvant) using a post-exposure pr...

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News  117 results

New! Spotlight on Medical Power Couples: Their Extraordinary Lives
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953011

Jun 16th, 2021 - Medscape's Medical Power Couples is a new series highlighting spouses or domestic partners prominent in healthcare. Both have achieved high-level professional success and have made significant contributions to their respective fields. Carlos del R...

New! Spotlight on Medical Power Couples: Their Extraordinary Lives
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953011?src=

Jun 16th, 2021 - Medscape's Medical Power Couples is a new series highlighting spouses or domestic partners prominent in healthcare. Both have achieved high-level professional success and have made significant contributions to their respective fields. Carlos del R...

Four Ways HIV Activists Have Saved Lives During COVID
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949348

Apr 15th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. AIDS activists hold a demonstration outside the FDA headquarters on October 11, 1988, demanding access to experimental treatment. These efforts he...

Dear Nurses, Your COVID Vaccine Experience Matters
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948992

Apr 14th, 2021 - As members of the largest and most trusted healthcare profession, we nurses play important roles personally and professionally in the ongoing COVID-19 vaccine rollout. But recent data show that many nurses still question whether COVID-19 vaccinati...

Coronavirus Reappears in Discharged Patients, Raising Questions in Containment Fight
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/925876

Mar 2nd, 2020 - SHANGHAI/LONDON (Reuters) - A growing number of discharged coronavirus patients in China and elsewhere are testing positive after recovering, sometimes weeks after being allowed to leave the hospital, which could make the epidemic harder to eradic...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →