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Meningitis Outbreak In 2014

80 cases of meningitis registered in Astana

80 cases of meningitis registered in AstanaKazinform

80 cases of meningitis registered in Astana

Bekshin said most cases of meningitis in Astana were registered in June-July 2014. In total, meningitis was found in 264 citizens of Kazakhstan this year. Meningitis cases occurred in the Akmola, East Kazakshtan, Mangystau, Pavlodar, North Kazakhstan and ...

Novartis vaccine Bexsero(R) sees high uptake in first large-scale public vaccination program to help protect against devastating meningitis B

Novartis vaccine Bexsero(R) sees high uptake in first large-scale public vaccination program to help protect against devastating meningitis B

in response to local meningitis B outbreaks on both campuses[10],[11]. In June 2014, Novartis submitted a Biologic License Application (BLA) to the FDA for US marketing approval of Bexsero, which initiated a rolling submission process, following the ...

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, ChildrenUS News Health

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children

MONDAY, July 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Infants and children who are ... five years in children whose last dose was at age 7 or older. Brady noted that the meningitis outbreaks on college campuses over the last year from the "B" strain are not unexpected ...

Report: FBI Questioning People About Meningitis Outbreak

Report: FBI Questioning People About Meningitis Outbreak

NASHVILLE, Tenn. " FBI agents have been interviewing Tennessee residents sickened or widowed by fungal meningitis as part of a criminal probe into the outbreak that sickened 751 people nationwide with 64 deaths. The Tennessean reported that agents in ...

FBI questions meningitis victims

FBI questions meningitis victimsThe Tennessean

FBI questions meningitis victims

2014, in Nashville, has been interviewed by an FBI agent from Massachusetts as the U.S. Attorney there prepares to file criminal charges against New England Compounding Center because of the fungal meningitis outbreak. (Photo: John Partipilo / The ...

FBI Launches Nationwide Probe into Fungal Meningitis Outbreak That Killed 64

FBI Launches Nationwide Probe into Fungal Meningitis Outbreak That Killed 64Tickle The Wire

FBI Launches Nationwide Probe into Fungal Meningitis Outbreak That Killed 64

The FBI has launched an investigation into a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened 751 people nationwide, killing 64, the Tennessean reports. Authorities are blaming the outbreak on contaminated steroids manufactured by a Massachusetts-based New England ...

Meningitis vaccine hope 'reducing'

Meningitis vaccine hope 'reducing'Yahoo!

Meningitis vaccine hope 'reducing'

Novartis said this is "disappointing" warned that the likelihood of the vaccine being introduced during 2014 was reducing ... for vaccination at risk of contracting meningitis B in the run up to winter - when cases traditionally peak.

Bexsero, meningitis B vaccine vaccination campaign results released

Bexsero, meningitis B vaccine vaccination campaign results releasedThe Global Dispatch

Bexsero, meningitis B vaccine vaccination campaign results released

Ninety-four percent of Québec’s invasive meningococcal disease cases in those aged 1-24 years old were ... the fall of this year and the program will conclude on December 31, 2014. Meningitis B is a rare but aggressive disease and is the leading cause ...

Vaccination reduces risk of bacterial meningitis

Vaccination reduces risk of bacterial meningitisVictoria Advocate

Vaccination reduces risk of bacterial meningitis

Most viral meningitis cases in the United States, especially during the summer months, are caused by enteroviruses; however, only a small number of people with enterovirus infections actually develop meningitis. Other viral infections that can lead to ...

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