April 2016

History of Vaccines Blog


Hope for Zika Vaccine Stems from Precedent

April 20, 2016

Zika in the Western Hemisphere, CDCAt Tuesday’s sessions of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Annual Conference on Vaccine Research, vaccine scientists were moderately hopeful about developing an effective Zika virus vaccine.

Lessons Learned from Ebola Virus Vaccine Trials

April 18, 2016

CDC/NIAIDAt the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Annual Conference on Vaccine Research, presenters drew pointed comparisons between the 2014-15 Ebola epidemic and the current Zika virus disease epidemic.