Immunovaccine joins hunt for Zika vaccine

Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 @ 9:27am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The immunotherapy company Immunovaccine Inc. announced Thursday that it will puts its resources behind the global effort to develop an effective vaccine for the Zika virus.
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Q2 Solutions, Xtalks to offer webinar on re-emerging diseases

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 @ 1:12pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Q2 Solutions and Xtalks will present a webinar on new techniques for emerging and re-emerging diseases -- such as MTB, HIV, MRSA and Ebola -- on Jan. 20.
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Link found between flaviviruses, peroxisome development

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 @ 4:28pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers from the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry have discovered a link between flaviviruses and peroxisome production.
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University of Montréal researchers trace origins of Lassa virus

Friday, Sep 25, 2015 @ 8:47pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

University of Montréal researchers, led by Jesse Shapiro, have identified genetic origins of the Lassa virus, tracing it back to Nigeria through distant strains to a common ancestor as far back as 1,000 years ago. 
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York Region, Canada, seeks emergency plans and operations program manager

Monday, Jun 8, 2015 @ 12:25pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer of York Region in Ontario, Canada has an opening for a program manager in emergency plans and operations; they will be taking applications until Tuesday.
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Immunovaccine CEO to reveal firm's latest vaccine work at conference

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 @ 6:25pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Immunovaccine CEO Marc Mansour said on Tuesday that he plans to attend the 17th annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference next week.
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Studies indicate single-dose vaccine protects against anthrax

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Immunovaccine Inc.(IMV) announced on Wednesday that early studies of three recombinant protective antigen (rPA) vaccines have shown to protect animal models against anthrax infection.
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