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Mar 24, 2014, 09:55 ET

Web Tool Highlights Ongoing Impact of Tuberculosis in the United States

 The tuberculosis epidemic continues to impact pockets of the U.S. population, according to a data visualization tool...

Oct 10, 2012, 00:01 ET

Aeras Signs Agreement with GSK to Jointly Advance TB Vaccine

Phase IIb Proof of Concept Trial Planned for Kenya, India and South Africa  Aeras announces that it has signed an agreement with...

Jan 31, 2012, 09:00 ET

NIH to Join Multi-center Clinical Trial of New Tuberculosis Vaccine

Aeras leverages U.S. government clinical trial networks designed for HIV research to support TB vaccine development Aeras announces...

Jan 10, 2012, 00:01 ET

Aeras and CNBG Sign Agreement on Tuberculosis Vaccine R&D

Agreement Positions China as a Critical Player in the TB Vaccine Field The global fight against the tuberculosis epidemic receives a...

Jul 26, 2011, 00:05 ET

Aeras and China National Biotech Group Sign Memorandum of Understanding for TB Vaccine R&D Collaboration

Aeras and the China National Biotech Group (CNBG) today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding for the organizations to pursue...

Jul 01, 2010, 12:19 ET

Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation Announces Appointment of Accomplished Pharmaceutical Executive as President and CEO

James E. Connolly Committed to Accelerating the Development of New Vaccines to Prevent Tuberculosis The Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation today...

Apr 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

Aeras, Crucell and South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative Announce Encouraging Preliminary Results of Tuberculosis Vaccine Clinical Trial in South Africa

ATLANTA, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V., the Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation and the South...

Jul 11, 2007, 01:00 ET

Peter M. Small, MD Named to Board of Directors of Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation, a non-profit organization working through...

May 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

New Tuberculosis Vaccines in Development Could Protect Against Deadly Drug Resistant Strains

WASHINGTON, May 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New tuberculosis (TB) vaccines in development have the potential to provide protection against all...

Nov 03, 2006, 00:00 ET

The Netherlands Invest Euro 18.4 Million to Develop Better Vaccines to Fight Raging TB Pandemic

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As extreme forms of drug resistant tuberculosis threaten to make the TB pandemic even worse, Dutch...

Jul 08, 2005, 01:00 ET

Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation Praises G8 for Leadership on TB, Vaccines, and Public-Private Partnerships

GLENEAGLES, Scotland, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world saw this week, the G8 has an enormous capacity to advance issues that affect people...

Apr 27, 2005, 01:00 ET

Denmark Becomes First European Country to Support Aeras Foundation's TB Vaccine Development Efforts

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Denmark today became the first European country to support the Aeras Global TB Vaccine...

Mar 30, 2005, 00:00 ET

Aeras and Statens Serum Institut Enter Into Collaboration Agreement to Develop TB Vaccine

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation of Bethesda, Maryland and Statens Serum Institut (SSI) of...

Mar 07, 2005, 00:00 ET

AERA Corporation Signs Launch Support Agreement With The United States Air Force

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- AERA Corporation, a leading luxury commercial space travel provider, announced today that it has...

Feb 15, 2005, 00:00 ET

AERA Corporation to Become First Commercial Space Travel Provider

TEMECULA, Calif., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- AERA Corporation announced today that in the rapidly emerging commercial space travel industry, it will...

Sep 17, 2004, 01:00 ET

Aeras Receives CDC Funding to Develop TB Vaccine Trial Sites in India

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation today announced a $925,000 cooperative agreement from the US Centers...

Feb 17, 2004, 00:00 ET

Clinical Trial of a New TB Vaccine in the U.S. Begins; New Vaccine May Prove More Potent than 100-Year-Old Current Vaccine

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA today announced...

Sep 17, 2003, 01:00 ET

Jerald Sadoff M.D. Named CEO of TB Vaccine Effort

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation, formerly known as the Sequella Global Tuberculosis Foundation,...