Dengue Fever Vaccine is now a reality and found 100% efficient

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Good News !! USA’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has done successful trial and found 100 percent efficiency of Dengue fever Vaccine

  • Dengue fever Vaccine TV003 is live attenuated vaccine which means the virus is weakened so that it does not lead to any effect on human system when injected but it stimulates immunologic memory that helps humans to counter the future viral infections.
  • TV003 vaccine uses dengue-2 serotype . Brazil’s Butantan Institute initiated TV003 vaccine into a large phase 3 efficacy trial. Phase III studies are randomized controlled multicenter trials on large patient groups (300–3,000 or more depending upon the disease/medical condition studied) and are aimed at being the definitive assessment of how effective the drug is, in comparison with current ‘gold standard’ treatment.
  • Dengvaxia, developed by the French pharmaceutical company Sanofi, has been approved for use in three countries: Mexico and the Philippines approved the vaccine earlier this month.
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Dr Sujeeth Reddy Punnam MD
Dr Sujeeth Reddy Punnam ( Consultant Interventional Cardiologist ) is Founder, Chairman of Click2Clinic Healthcare Inc . After having worked in healthcare as an Internist and Interventional Cardiologist for over 12 years, I decided to contribute to improvize the current healthcare delivery model. We founded Click2Clinic (C2C) Healthcare Inc. which is an innovative healthcare aggregator startup based out of California, US with current operations in India. C2C envisions a medium that will connect a patient to the neighborhood pharmacies, diagnostics and hospitals and get a comparative quote for these services. It envisions using technology to disrupt the current model of healthcare delivery and create a better eco-system of services and products. C2C’s signature line offering is featured in its trademark Clinicopedia app that has features of 1) Homeheal (home care uber for healthcare professionals) , 2) Healthcall (individualized telemedicine software for physicians and hospitals) , 3) Healthbid (dynamic reverse bidding feature for pharmacies, diagnostic services, hospitals), 4) Mobile disease discussion forums, medical expert talks and support groups, 5) Rural telemedicine operators acting as intermediaries between patients in remote places to physicians in urban areas