New report examines the importance of prevention in maintaining adult health, the value of adult vaccination, and the burden of adult pneumococcal disease.
To introduce a new policy report which sets out the findings of research into immunisation policy in England, Darius Hughes, UK Head of Pfizer Vaccines has written a guest blog for the European Adult Immunisation Hub.
Researchers from St Andrews University and the research facility Diamond Light Source have unravelled the structure of a key enzyme in Streptococcus pneumoniae.
The Daily Telegraph is reporting that a new “universal flu vaccine” is being developed which might “end the need for annual injections”.
A new study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology highlights that the hazard risks for Invasive Pneumococcal Disease “within the first 6 months after IBD diagnosis were significantly and more than threefold increased”