TITLE

NOVAVAX GETS GOOD CLINICAL RESULTS FROM MEXICAN H1N1 STUDY

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Jan2010, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on positive initial results posted by Novavax Inc. from the first stage of a two-stage pivotal Phase II study evaluating the safety and immunogenicity of its 2009 H1N1 virus-like particle (VLP) pandemic influenza vaccine. Novavax has partnered with Avimex Laboratories to conduct the study as part of registration of the vaccine in Mexico and other countries. All three dose levels of the vaccine were well-tolerated and showed no systematic side effects.
ACCESSION #
47191581

 

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