Tag: vaccines

Posted on August 2, 2015

THE NEW EBOLA VACCINE : A CASE STUDY IN SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION- Raymond Rupert MD. MBA. Rupert Case Management Inc.

The announcement that Canadian research had produced a vaccine that can prevent Ebola 100% of the time with very few side effects is monumental. The vaccine, known as rVSV-ZEBOV, was tested on more than 4,000 people who had been in close contact with a confirmed Ebola case in Guinea. Over 11,000 persons had died since the world’s biggest […] Read More

Posted on June 7, 2015

Combating Pandemics: A Review of the PREDICT Project and the Gibson Ultra Assembly Project: Nancy Khuu, Raymond Rupert MD. MBA.

Combating Pandemics: A Review of the PREDICT Project and the Gibson Ultra Assembly Project Nancy Khuu, Raymond Rupert MD. MBA. Department of Human Biology, University of Toronto, 80 St. George St. Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3H6 ABSTRACT: The adverse global health and economic impacts of pandemics resulting from influenzas demonstrate the need for prevention and […] Read More

Posted on March 29, 2015

NEW VACCINES TO PREVENT PANDEMICS: Raymond Rupert MD. MBA. Rupert Case Management Inc.

At the March 2015 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) conference in Boston, there were two outstanding speakers- Dr Jonna Mazet and Dr Craig Venter. Dr Jonna Mazet is a veterinarian, professor at UC Davis and head of PREDICT. She and her international team at PREDICT are providing global surveillance for new and dangerous […] Read More