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New Approach in Developing an Effective Influenza Vaccine

Developing a universal influenza vaccine — a vaccine that can provide durable protection for all age groups against multiple influenza strains, including those that might cause a pandemic — is a priority for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health. Writing in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, NIAID officials detail the Institute's new strategic plan for addressing the research areas essential to creating a safe and effective universal influenza vaccine.

Imaging in Diabetic Retinopathy Improved

Visualization of the retinal vasculature in patients with diabetic retinopathy is improved with swept-source optical coherence tomography angiography (SS-OCTA) with extended field imaging (EFI), and the technique also affords greater patient comfort than the usual fluorescein angiography (FA), researchers report.

Transformation of India into An R&D Powerhouse

John Wiley and Sons Inc. (NYSE:JW-A) (NYSE:JW-B), announced that Peter Booth Wiley (Chairman Emeritus, Wiley), Matthew Kissner (Chairman of the Board, Wiley) and Vikas Gupta (Managing Director of Wiley, India), discussed the future of research and learning in India at the 32nd International Publishers Association (IPA) Congress. The company's top leaders discussed opportunities to build science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) capacity in India.