U.S. Congress Approves More Money Into H1N1 Pandemic Preparation An additional $884 million in funding has been allocated to buy more ingredients an antigen and an adjuvant for swine flu vaccines. This is in addition to the $1 billion The Department of Health and Human Services … [Read more...] about U.S. Health Agencies Allocated an Additional $884M for H1N1 flu vaccines
H1N1 pandemic influenza preparedness efforts
Big Pharma stockholders think so San Diego-based Vical, a firm who is developing an H1N1 vaccine under an agreement with the U.S. Navy saw company shares climb 45 cents, to $2.65 on positive clinical trial news this week. Vical researches and develops biopharmaceutical … [Read more...] about Is There an Upside to the Swine Flu Pandemic?
Overview of H1N1 (Swine Flu) influenza virus The newly emergent 2009 H1N1 influenza virus is a novel virus with pandemic potential. Consistent with the National Strategy for Pandemic Influenza, HHS is committing funds for the production of pilot lots for clinical studies, as … [Read more...] about Health and Human Services Reports 2009 H1N1Vaccine Development Activities