The 9th International Rotavirus Symposium brought together 365 participants from 65 countries from August 2-3, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

By Stephanie Bricking, Albert B. Sabin Archivist, University of Cincinnati

In partnership with the Fraunhofer Center for Molecular Biotechnology and the Walter Reid Army Institute for Research, the Sabin Vaccine Institute has successfully expressed the hookworm-derived antigen Na-APR-1.

A new study asserts that a particular type of schistosomiasis may predispose women to contracting HIV.

The Sabin Sustainable Immunization Financing (SIF) Program was on the agenda at a symposium hosted by the Penn Center for Vaccine Ethics and Policy.

Sabin Executive Vice President Dr. Ciro de Quadros Offers A Lesson from Smallpox Eradication

Using lessons from the smallpox eradication campaign, Sabin Executive Vice President Dr. Ciro de Quadros makes the case for increased contributions for immunization--in the run-up to the GAVI Alliance's pledging conference next week in London--which could save an estimated 4 million lives.

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Sabin President Dr. Peter Hotez Calls on India to Address Diseases of Poor in South Asia

Using lessons from the smallpox eradication campaign, Sabin Executive Vice President Dr. Ciro de Quadros makes the case for increased contributions for immunization--in the run-up to the GAVI Alliance's pledging conference next week in London--which could save an estimated 4 million lives.

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