*  Vaccine-preventable diseases
Anthrax Plague Q fever Smallpox Vaccination policy World Immunization Week "WHO , Vaccine-preventable diseases". World Health ... Vaccine-preventable deaths are usually caused by a failure to obtain the vaccine in a timely manner. This may be due to ... If a vaccine-preventable disease is uncommon in a country, then residents of that country are unlikely to receive a vaccine ... A vaccine-preventable disease is an infectious disease for which an effective preventive vaccine exists. If a person acquires a ...
*  Soviet biological weapons program
A laboratory on vaccine and serum research was also established near Moscow in 1928, within the Military Chemical Agency. This ... a weaponized anthrax center Aralsk-7, Vozrozhdeniya (Renaissance) Island, Aral Sea, this BW test site was built here and on ... Spores of weaponized anthrax were accidentally released from a military facility near the city of Sverdlovsk in 1979. The death ... anthrax) Yersinia pestis (plague) Francisella tularensis (tularemia) Burkholderia mallei (glanders) Brucella spp (brucellosis) ...
*  Anthrax vaccines
"Anthrax and Anthrax Vaccine-Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Archived August 24, 2012, at the ... The widely used British anthrax vaccine-sometimes called Anthrax Vaccine Precipitated (AVP) to distinguish it from the similar ... "Anthrax Vaccines: Past, Present, and Future", Vaccine, 533-9. Donegan S, Bellamy R, Gamble CL (2009). Donegan S, ed. "Vaccines ... the basis of most of the improved livestock anthrax vaccines throughout the world. Anthrax vaccines were developed in the ...
*  Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed
For anthrax vaccines generally, see Anthrax vaccines. Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed (AVA) - also called MDPH-PA or MDPH-AVA; trade ... U.S. anthrax vaccine package insert Gulf War Syndrome Fact or Fiction. Anthrax.osd.mil - 'AVIP: Anthrax Vaccine Immunization ... U.S. cancels VaxGen anthrax vaccine contract The Washington Post [1]"VaxGen sells anthrax vaccine candidate to Emergent ... anthrax vaccine strain and the similar British anthrax vaccine (known as AVP), AVA lacks the capsule plasmid pXO2 (required for ...
*  Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program
The anthrax vaccine program to which he had devoted his entire career of more than 20 years was failing. The anthrax vaccines ... the Clinton administration required the inoculation of all military members with the anthrax vaccine known as Anthrax Vaccine ... DoD's official anthrax vaccine immunization program website "Defense Employees Set For Another Suit to Halt Mandatory Anthrax ... FDA Citizen Petition, Docket 01P-0471 DoD News Article DoD Vaccines.mil Website) "Anthrax Vaccine, GEO's Survey of Guard and ...
*  Gulf War syndrome
ISBN 978-0-275-96528-0. RAC-GWVI Minutes 2005, p. 73 Chan, KC (2000-10-11). "GAO-01-92T Anthrax Vaccine: Preliminary Results of ... Several potential causes of GWS have been ruled out, including "depleted uranium, anthrax vaccine, fuels, solvents, sand and ... Burdeau, C (2001-05-16). "Expert: Anthrax vaccine not proven". The Clarion-Ledger. Archived from the original on 2001-11-07. ( ... and anthrax and botulinum vaccines. The oil and smoke that spewed for months from hundreds of burning oil wells presented ...
*  United States Army Biological Warfare Laboratories
... pursued anthrax vaccine work, etc. The USBWL was also a parent facility overseeing testing and production centers elsewhere, ... Joel Eugene Willard, a 53-year-old electrician, died in 1958 after contracting pulmonary anthrax. Willard Place, on Fort ... contracted anthrax and died on 25 November 1951. Broyles Street, on Fort Detrick, is named in his honor. ...
*  Lev Tsenkovsky
He is known to have suggested methods of developing an effective anthrax vaccine. Lev Tsenkovsky contributed to the ...
*  Squalene
It has also been determined that the anthrax vaccines given to those US military personnel did not use squalene as an adjuvant ... "Accountability of DoD, FDA and BioPort Officials for the Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program (AVIP)." Sox, Harold C.; Fulco, ... Asa, P; Wilson, R; Garry, RF (2002). "Antibodies to Squalene in Recipients of Anthrax Vaccine". Experimental and Molecular ... 2006). "Vaccines with the MF59 Adjuvant Do Not Stimulate Antibody Responses against Squalene". Clinical and Vaccine Immunology ...
*  Emergent BioSolutions
Among the company's notable products is BioThrax (Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed), the only anthrax vaccine licensed by the U.S. Food ... BioThrax (Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed), a vaccine licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Following a study by ... warfare portal Biotechnology portal Companies portal Science portal Anthrax attacks of 2001 Anthrax toxin Anthrax Vaccine ... Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed) Anthrasil (Anthrax Immune Globulin Intravenous) BAT (Botulism Antitoxin Heptavalent) VIGIV (CNJ-016 ...
*  Porter W Anderson Jr.
... and as an advisor to the Center for Disease Control's Anthrax Vaccine Program in 2002. He continues to volunteer his time ... Clinical trials in Finland demonstrated the vaccine's effectiveness in children, but not in infants. This vaccine was approved ... The conjugate vaccine technique Anderson and his colleagues developed led to a Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) vaccine ... "A lucky career in bacterial vaccines." (2012) Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, vol 8, issue 4, pp. 420-422 Clark, Thornton ...
*  Aluminium hydroxide
Precipitated aluminium hydroxide is included as an adjuvant in some vaccines (e.g. anthrax vaccine). One of the well-known ... it also functions to stabilize vaccines by preventing the proteins in the vaccine from precipitating or sticking to the walls ... Vaccine Protocols - Volume 87 of Methods in Molecular Medicine Biomed Protocols (2nd ed.). Springer. p. 176. ISBN 1-59259-399-2 ... Petrovsky N, Aguilar JC (2004). "Vaccine adjuvants: current state and future trends". Immunol Cell Biol. 82 (5): 488-96. doi: ...
*  Globalization and disease
The anthrax vaccine was administered to 25 sheep while another 25 were used as a control. On May 31, 1881 all of the sheep were ... Luckily, the BCG vaccine was developed, which prevents TB meningitis and miliary TB in childhood. But, the vaccine does not ... Finding vaccines at all for some diseases remains extremely difficult. Without vaccines, the global world remains vulnerable to ... The smallpox vaccine was developed in 1798 by Edward Jenner. By 1979 the disease had been completely eradicated, with no new ...
*  First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act
HHS shall determine whether an anthrax vaccine is eligible to be provided to DHS for the program based on determinations that ... Anthrax vaccine adsorbed Biological hazard Bioterrorism United States biological defense program "How Much Will the First ... "Senate passes bill to give anthrax vaccines to first responders". Homeland Preparedness News. 2016-11-18. Retrieved 2016-11-23 ... The law will set up a pilot program that provides anthrax vaccines from the U.S. Strategic National Stockpile to first ...
*  Health Protection Agency
... including vaccines and therapeutics. For instance, the HPA is the sole licensed manufacturer of the anthrax vaccine in the UK [ ... including vaccines and therapeutics. Internationally recognised as a world leader in microbiology research and testing, HPA's ... bacterial vaccines, toxin therapeutics, Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and in-vivo testing of compounds, biodefence and ...
*  Woollahra, New South Wales
Woollahra was the home of John McGarvie Smith, a metallurgist and biochemist who produced the first preservable anthrax vaccine ...
*  Koch-Pasteur rivalry
Amid anthrax vaccine's success, Pasteur introduced rabies vaccine (1885), the first human vaccine since Jenner's smallpox ... Pasteur soon introduced his own anthrax vaccine in a highly successful public experiment, and entered commerce with it. Pasteur ... BCG vaccine was not used in the public health of America, which virtually eliminated tuberculosis without it. BCG vaccine's ... and introduced anthrax vaccine (1881). Koch had introduced pure culture and thus founded bacteriology while confirming Bacillus ...
*  Project Jefferson
The goal was to determine whether or not the strain was resistant to the commercially available U.S. anthrax vaccine. The ... Project Jefferson was a covert U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency program designed to determine if the current anthrax vaccine ... Project Jefferson began in 1997 and was designed to reproduce a strain of genetically modified anthrax isolated by Russian ...
*  Bacillus anthracis
A number of anthrax vaccines have been developed for preventive use in livestock and humans. Anthrax vaccine adsorbed (AVA) may ... The first vaccine containing live organisms was Louis Pasteur's veterinary anthrax vaccine. B. anthracis has a single ... However, this vaccine is only used for at-risk adults before exposure to anthrax and has not been approved for use after ... The goal of the Republic of Korea is to use this strain as a challenge strain to develop a recombinant vaccine against anthrax ...
*  Maryland
... is home to defense contractor Emergent BioSolutions, which manufactures and provides an anthrax vaccine to U.S. ... "Emergent BioSolutions Receives Orphan Drug Designation for BioThrax for Post-Exposure Prophylaxis of Anthrax Disease". ...
*  Cutter Laboratories
Cutter's early products included anthrax vaccine, hog cholera (swine fever) virus, and anti-hog cholera serum-and eventually a ... Cutter withdrew its vaccine from the market on April 27 after vaccine-associated cases were reported. The mistake produced ... The hog cholera vaccine was the first tissue culture vaccine, human or veterinary, ever produced. The company expanded ... In anticipation of the demand for vaccine, the companies had already produced stocks of the vaccine and these were issued once ...
*  Aftermath of the Gulf War
Some factors considered as possibilities include exposure to depleted uranium, chemical weapons, anthrax vaccines given to ...
*  Bruce Edwards Ivins
Sourcing Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D., August 2, 2008 "Prosecutor calls researcher sole culprit in 2001 anthrax ... for helping solve technical problems in the manufacture of anthrax vaccines. The 2001 anthrax attacks involved the mailing of ... 877.5 million to provide the vaccine under the Project Bioshield Act. However, biological warfare and anthrax vaccine expert Dr ... Ivins was a co-inventor on two United States patents for anthrax vaccine technology, U.S. Patent 6,316,006 and U.S. Patent ...
*  Vaccine
... whole cell pertussis vaccine was used as an adjuvant for anthrax vaccine. This produces a more rapid immune response than ... Examples include the polio vaccine, hepatitis A vaccine, rabies vaccine and some influenza vaccines.[citation needed] Some ... The first DIVA vaccines (formerly termed marker vaccines and since 1999 coined as DIVA vaccines) and companion diagnostic tests ... the HPV vaccine, and the chicken pox vaccine. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that licensed vaccines are currently ...
*  Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority
Emergent manufactures the only FDA licensed vaccine against anthrax disease, called BioThrax, which is recommended by the CDC ... BioShield Pandemic Influenza Emergency Supplemental Fund Strategic National Stockpile Antiobiotics Vaccines Anthrax vaccine ... which makes the other anthrax vaccine, BioThrax. According to Homeland Preparedness News, NuThrax will be able to provide ... immunity to anthrax after two doses, versus the three doses under the currently stockpiled vaccine (BioThrax). Table source: ...
*  Texas Biomedical Research Institute
... and vaccine development. Developing an animal model to test vaccines to protect people against the Zika virus. In 2015, it was ... and anthrax. Developed promising hormone-derived therapies with potential to treat breast and prostate cancer. Developed ... Developing vaccine strategies for Ebola, HIV, Lassa virus, West Nile virus, Japanese encephalitis viruses, and herpes. ... Developed vaccines, antibodies and antitoxins for deadly agents of bioterrorism such as Ebola, botulinum neurotoxins, ...
*  Jean Joseph Henri Toussaint
... credit for creation of the anthrax vaccine went to Louis Pasteur, following Pasteur's celebrated demonstration with the vaccine ... On the Anthrax Inoculation by Robert Koch Parts of this article are based on a translation of the equivalent article from the ... At Pouilly-le-Fort, Pasteur used a vaccine attenuated by potassium dichromate, employing a process similar to Toussaint's, who ... Pasteur's nephew, bacteriologist Adrien Loir (1862-1941) was aware of Toussaint's work with the vaccine, of which he documented ...