Monthly Archives: April 2016

Grown-ups need vaccines too

By Dr. Brian Goldman Debates and discussions around booster vaccinations usually focus on infants or children. But grown-ups should be rolling up their sleeves,too. Unfortunately, far too few adults are getting booster shots. There are several reasons why not.  Adult immunization hasn’t … Continue reading

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Combined HIV and Hepatitis C Virus Vaccination is a Possibility

A combined vaccination against hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV moved a step closer, with the results of a study* presented at The International Liver Congress™ 2016 in Barcelona, Spain today. An estimated 2.3 million people globally are co-infected with … Continue reading

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Advancing health research through Canadas fastest supercomputer – Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry – University of Alberta

A partnership between the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology (LKSIOV) and the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP) is bringing about a new wave of medical research at the University of Alberta. The partnership, announced April 5, gives … Continue reading

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