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  • Health agencies inform on Zika vaccine timeline

    Multiple public health authorities have given insight to the timing of Zika vaccine development, with the WHO now stating that any vaccine may be too late for the current outbreak, a similar situation to the one the world experienced in the Ebola epidemic.

NIH-developed dengue vaccine protects all patients in challenge study

As Sanofi works to gain traction for the launch of its world-first dengue vaccine, a potential competitor may be building its case. This week, the National Institutes of Health announced that a candidate developed by scientists there posted "very encouraging" results, according to the team's lead scientist.

Valneva scores $42M supply contract with DOD

Valneva currently markets Ixiaro, a Japanese encephalitis vaccine and Dukoral, the cholera vaccine it acquired from Johnson & Johnson in 2015. Now, the Lyon, France-based vaccine maker is building on its relationship with the U.S. Department of Defense with a new $42 million supply contract for Ixiaro.

Health agencies inform on Zika vaccine timeline

Multiple public health authorities have given insight to the timing of Zika vaccine development, with the WHO now stating that any vaccine may be too late for the current outbreak, a similar situation to the one the world experienced in the Ebola epidemic.

Analyst: Mitsubishi Tanabe's tobacco-based flu jab could have 'significant impact' on market

Following Mitsubishi Tanabe's announcement that its tobacco-based flu vaccine could hit the market by 2018 or 2019, a GlobalData analyst has lauded the Japanese company's candidate as poised to "take over" the flu vaccine market from traditional egg-based vaccines.

Journal walks back 'seriously flawed' study critical of Merck's Gardasil

Citing "seriously flawed" methodology and "unjustified" claims, the journal Vaccine has permanently withdrawn a previously published study critical of Merck's Gardasil.

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India's drug industry faces $570.7M hit from fixed-dose ban

India's domestic drug market could see an INR38 billion ($570.7 million) hit from a ban on more than 300 fixed-dose drugs that combine therapies often without new clinical trials in a widely used method that has formulations running into the thousands, many of which are approved at the state level.

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Pet owners boost medication purchases amid record $60B-plus spending: Report

Americans spent a whopping $60.3 billion on their pets in 2015, topping the previous year's spend by nearly 4%. And though spending on veterinary care rose just 2.5% to $15.4 billion, pet owners are buying more medications than ever before, helping push the total dollars spent on over-the-counter drugs and other supplies up nearly 4% to $14.3 billion.