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Rotavirus vaccine can reduce 26,985 deaths in India: Report

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 21:18

The central government`s decision to introduce rotavirus vaccine in India`s Universal Immunization Programme can reduce as many as 26,985 deaths annually due to rotaviral diarrhoea, a study said.

Preserving vaccines for world`s poorest toddlers

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 19:33

We all know that vaccines need refrigeration to preserve their structure and immunogenicity. But in the case of children living in remote hinterland across the globe that get less or no electricity, this becomes a daunting task.

Rotavirus rates fell in adults, too, after vaccine

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 09:52

Fewer older children and adults were hospitalized for severe diarrhoea once the U.S. started vaccinating babies against rotavirus in 2006, according to a new study.

US laud India for developing rotavirus vaccine

Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 12:35

US today congratulated India for developing an indigenous rotavirus vaccine for prevention of diarrhoea, terming it a significant victory for the country`s scientific community.

India develops affordable vaccine for rotavirus diarrhoea

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 20:07

Indian scientists have developed an affordable vaccine that has shown strong efficacy in preventing rotavirus diarrhoea, the most severe and lethal cause of childhood diarrhoea that kills over 100,000 children annually.

Rotavirus most common cause of diarrhoeal disease: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 15:59

A new study has identified rotavirus as the most common cause of diarrhoeal deaths among children around the world.

Blood type A may make us more vulnerable to some stomach infections

Last Updated: Monday, April 16, 2012, 19:51

Your blood type may determine whether you become infected by some strains of rotavirus.

Rotavirus vaccines save poorest children: Reports

Last Updated: Sunday, August 08, 2010, 00:00

Trials show the vaccines can save lives of even the poorest young children.

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