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Malaria vaccine for infants disappoints in study

Malaria vaccine for infants disappoints in study

Posted 28/09/2014

CBS: An experimental malaria vaccine once thought promising is turning out to be a disappointment, with a new study showing it is only about 30 percent effective at protecting infants from the killer disease.

Interactive video: Synthetic viruses

Interactive video: Synthetic viruses

Posted 13/10/2014

BBC: Medical correspondent Fergus Walsh explains how British scientists have used a new technique to develop a synthetic virus which heralds a major development in vaccines.

Synchrotron particle accelerator yields 'safer' vaccines

Synchrotron particle accelerator yields 'safer' vaccines

Posted 14/10/2014

BBC: British scientists have developed a new, safer, method of creating vaccines using a particle accelerator, according to research published in the PLOS Pathogens journal.

First results from an Oxford University trial of an Ebola vaccine

First results from an Oxford University trial of an Ebola vaccine

Posted 13/01/2015

A trial of a GSK/NIH candidate Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggests the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate an immune response.

New Jenner Core Facility: QiaSymphony Automated Nucleic Acid Extraction

Posted 25/05/2018

Nucleic acids are one of the most fundamental units of biological research. The genes coded for in DNA or RNA, translated by and expressed via other RNAs are integral to many research projects. Automated solutions such as the QiaSymphony SP allow high quality extraction of DNA or RNA from a variety ...

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