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*  Visceral leishmaniasis
There are no vaccines or preventive drugs for visceral leishmaniasis. The most effective method to prevent infection is to ... Visceral leishmaniasis (VL), also known as kala-azar, black fever, and Dumdum fever, is the most severe form of leishmaniasis ... "Leishmaniasis and HIV co-infection". WHO. "Leishmaniasis". WHO Fact sheet N°375. World Health Organization. Retrieved 23 ... the nonprofit Infectious Disease Research Institute launched a clinical trial of the visceral leishmaniasis vaccine. The ...
*  Infectious Disease Research Institute
On February 2012, IDRI launched the world's first clinical trial of the visceral leishmaniasis vaccine. The vaccine is a ... IDRI is collaborating with the United States Agency for International Development to develop a malaria vaccine with the Walter ... Elvidge, Suzanne (February 23, 2012). "World's first kala azar vaccine enters the clinic". FierceVaccines.com. Retrieved March ...
*  Federal University of Minas Gerais
... developed a simple non-radioactive methodology for the study of DNA impressions and the American visceral leishmaniasis vaccine ... ICB topics of research responsible for the largest number of publications are those related to the development of new vaccines ...
*  Sabin Vaccine Institute
"Status of vaccine research and development of vaccines for leishmaniasis". Vaccine. 34 (26): 2992-2995. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine. ... "Status of vaccine research and development of vaccines for Chagas disease". Vaccine. 34 (26): 2996-3000. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine. ... "IVI and Sabin Vaccine Institute Form a Strategic Alliance to Develop Vaccines for the World's Poor". International Vaccine ... "The Human Hookworm Vaccine". Vaccine. 31 (Suppl 2): B227-B232. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.11.034. ISSN 0264-410X. Retrieved 8 ...
*  Saul Adler
"Vaccines for leishmaniasis in the fore coming 25 years". Vaccine. 26 (14): 1709-24. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.01.023. PMID ... In the 1940s he was a leader in developing a vaccine for leishmaniasis using live parasites, a practice widespread in Israel ... Handman, E (April 2001). "Leishmaniasis: current status of vaccine development". Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 14 (2): 229-43 ... In 1925, he published Sand Flies to Man, a book on the Transmission of Leishmaniasis. In 1960, he translated Charles Darwin's ...
*  Jacinto Convit
A vaccine for leishmaniasis was later developed using Convit's method. He also worked on onchocerciasis, mycosis, and other ... In 1987, Convit added killed Mycobacterium leprae to the BCG vaccine. The combined vaccine was tested worldwide, but was not ... This vaccine is based on the idea that cancerous cells appear and propagate because the body does not detect them. A sample of ... In 1988, Convit was nominated for a Nobel Prize in Medicine for his experimental anti-leprosy vaccine. The son of Francesc ...
*  Science and technology in Venezuela
The combined vaccine was tested worldwide, but was not more effective than regular BCG. A vaccine for leishmaniasis was later ... He is known for his efforts to promote the international development and testing of vaccines against HIV/AIDS. During 17 years ... In 1988, the Venezuelan government nominated Convit for a Nobel Prize in Medicine for his experimental anti-leprosy vaccine. ... In his recently founded section he studied Chagas disease, Trypanosoma rangeli, cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis, ...
*  List of vaccine topics
... vaccine Visceral leishmaniasis vaccine Alzheimer's disease amyloid protein vaccine Breast cancer vaccine Ovarian cancer vaccine ... vaccine West Nile virus vaccine for humans Zika fever Caries vaccine Ehrlichiosis vaccine Leprosy vaccine Lyme disease vaccine ... vaccine Enterovirus 71 vaccine Epstein-Barr vaccine Hepatitis C vaccine HIV vaccine HTLV-1 T-lymphotropic leukemia vaccine for ... aureus vaccine Streptococcus pyogenes vaccine Syphilis vaccine Tularemia vaccine Yersinia pestis vaccine Malaria vaccine ...
*  Leishmaniasis
"Vaccines for leishmaniasis in the fore coming 25 years". Vaccine. 26 (14): 1709-24. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.01.023. PMID ... Leishmaniasis at Curlie (based on DMOZ) Doctors Without Borders' Leishmaniasis Information Page CDC Leishmaniasis Page Medicine ... As of 2016, no vaccine for humans was available. People who recover from cutaneous leishmaniasis are protected against future ... Khamesipour, A; Rafati, S; Davoudi, N; Maboudi, F; Modabber, F (March 2006). "Leishmaniasis vaccine candidates for development ...
*  Rocco Jemma
His studies focused mainly on the infectious (confirmation of the etiology of the leishmaniasis parasite, vaccine therapy of ...
*  List of human disease case fatality rates
"Initiative for Vaccine Research (IVR): Parasitic Diseases - Leishmaniasis." Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1998), ... World Health Organization, (2013) "Health Topics: Leishmaniasis." Kaplan FS, Zasloff MA, Kitterman JA, Shore EM, Hong CC, Rocke ...
*  Obras Sociais Irmã Dulce
... prevention and control of visceral leishmaniasis, a vaccine to prevent HPV/cervical cancer, urinary tract infections from ... technical level of CPEC has helped make it one of the world's leading centers for the research and development of vaccines ... escherichia coli, epidemiology of masculine aging, and a vaccine to prevent prostate cancer. Sister Dulce's Memorial OSID's ...
*  Canine leishmaniasis
"Safety trial using the Leishmune vaccine against canine visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil". Vaccine. 25 (12): 2180-6. doi: ... "Immunotherapy against experimental canine visceral leishmaniasis with the saponin enriched-Leishmune vaccine". Vaccine. 25 (33 ... September 2005). "Leishmune vaccine blocks the transmission of canine visceral leishmaniasis: absence of Leishmania parasites ... Unfortunately, there is no one answer for leishmaniasis prevention, nor will one vaccine cover multiple species. "Different ...
*  Fourth Republic of Venezuela
Jacinto Convit developed vaccines against leprosy and leishmaniasis, and Baruj Benacerraf was a co-recipient of the Nobel Prize ...
*  List of Latin Americans
... discoverer of vaccines against leprosy and leishmaniasis Oswaldo Cruz (1872-1917), physician, bacteriologist, epidemiologist ... works on improving a vaccine for malaria Feniosky Peña-Mora, engineer and educator Felipe Poey (1799-1891), zoologist, ...
*  Anthroponotic disease
In some cases animals are routinely immunized with the same vaccines given to humans. Leishmaniasis - Both zoonotic and ...
*  Poonam Salotra
... and Cutaneous Leishmaniasis. "POONAM SALOTRA, SCIENTIST G & DIRECTOR INCHARGE". "Biodata Poonam Salotra" (PDF). "Leishmaniasis ... Her research especially covers the development of diagnostic tests and attenuated vaccines, and the study of drug resistance ... She has published more than 95 academic papers and holds 2 US patents, both related to Leishmaniasis. She has 18 years of ... Salotra's focus has been on two of the three main ways that the disease is present - Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) ...
*  Leishmania major
Though a vaccine does not yet exist that can prevent cutaneous leishmaniasis, it is speculated that one will be developed in ... The spread of leishmaniasis can be prevented by interrupting the sand fly life cycle or removing or treating pathogen ... L. major and its cousin, L. tropica, are recognized as causing the majority of cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis across the ... "Parasites - Leishmaniasis". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved November 27, 2012. Kahn, Cynthia M.; Line, ...
*  Neglected tropical diseases
They run three main programs, Sabin Vaccine Development, Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases, and Vaccine Advocacy ... Leishmaniasis can be treated with expensive medications. There were 189,018 known cases of leprosy in March 2013, and 232,857 ... The BCG vaccine has some preventative effect against leprosy. Leprosy has a 5-20 year incubation period, and the symptoms are ... Vaccines are under development. It can be diagnosed through a serological test, but it often produces false negatives. The ...
*  Peter Hotez
... leishmaniasis, and SARS. Together with Philip K. Russell, Hotez founded the Human Hookworm Vaccine Initiative (HHVI) in 1999. ... Advancing a vaccine to prevent human schistosomiasis. Vaccine 2016; 34: 3001-3005. Chen WH et al. Optimization of the ... Hotez writes extensively about vaccine diplomacy, i.e., the opportunity of using vaccines as instruments of foreign policy and ... Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics 2013; 9: 2351-60. Hotez PJ. Neglected parasitic infections and poverty in the United ...
*  Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Once the vaccine is tested for safety, potency, and identity, the vaccine is released for use in approved human clinical ... leishmaniasis, enteric diseases and others. Basic and applied medical research supporting U.S. military operations is the focus ... Vaccines are produced that will protect Soldiers against diseases that they might encounter in areas of deployment. These ... The PBF at the Forest Glen Annex is a multi-use facility designed and operated for production of vaccines in compliance with ...
*  Naval Medical Research Unit Six
Implementation of NAMRU-6's mission is via threefold means: to investigate prophylactic agents such as vaccines and ... demonstrating superiority of glucantime to pentamidine therapy for cutaneous leishmaniasis in 2005, developing non-human ... Important scientific achievements include completing a Cholera vaccine field efficacy trial on 18,000 volunteers in Peru in ... Pre-clinical investigation of vaccines for Enterotoxigenic E. coli, Shigella, Campylobacter jejuni, Dengue, malaria in an Aotus ...
*  Genome editing
Leishmaniasis and Lymes disease. Given that there is currently no approved Lyme vaccine for humans, but there is for dogs, ... Kevin Esvelt, an associate professor of biological engineering at MIT has proposed using the vaccine on white-footed mice. If ... could lead to the manufacture of biological weapons by potential bioterrorists who might use the knowledge to create vaccine ...
*  Neglected tropical disease research and development
The antipoverty vaccines. Vaccine 2006 Jul 26;24(31-32):5787-5799. Hotez PJ, Molyneux DH, Fenwick A, Savioli L, Takeuchi T. A ... Ameen M. Cutaneous leishmaniasis: therapeutic strategies and future directions. Expert Opin Pharmacother 2007 Nov;8(16):2689- ... Bethony JM, Diemert DJ, Oliveira SC, Loukas A. Can schistosomiasis really be consigned to history without a vaccine? Vaccine ... An ounce of prevention on a budget: a nonprofit approach to developing vaccines against neglected diseases. Expert Rev Vaccines ...
*  African trypanosomiasis
Analysis of the genome also revealed the reason why generating a vaccine for this disease has been so difficult. T. brucei has ... Each of the three diseases, African sleeping sickness, Chagas' disease, and Leishmaniasis each received approximately a third ... Trypanosomiasis vaccines are undergoing research. Additionally, the Drugs for Neglected Disease Initiative has contributed to ... Currently there are few medically related prevention options for African Trypanosomiasis (i.e. no vaccine exists for immunity ...
*  Diseases of poverty
Malaria vaccines are an area of intensive research. Intestinal parasites are extremely prevalent in tropical areas. These ... Chagas disease and Leishmaniasis. Africa accounts for a majority of malaria infections and deaths worldwide. Over 80 percent of ... Borkow G, Bentwich Z (May 2002). "Host background immunity and human immunodeficiency virus protective vaccines, a major ... African trypanosomiasis Chagas disease Leishmaniasis Lymphatic filariasis Dracunculiasis ("Guinea worm disease") Onchocerciasis ...