NIAID


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NIAIDNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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The Office of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology (OCICB) at the NIAID coordinates the TB Portals Program.
"It is a great honor to be awarded this NIAID contract and we are pleased to support the efforts by the U.S.
NIAID, a unit of NIH, has made a five-year commitment to support the study and will fund a data coordination center, site and safety monitoring, and mechanistic studies for the duration of the study.
NIAID is responsible for all operational aspects of this phase IIb/III trial, which is enrolling HIV-uninfected, sexually active men and women aged 18-35 years.
The study investigators will collect blood samples from the women at regular intervals throughout the trial, which began last month, and will eventually collect cord blood samples to determine the amount of maternal antibodies transferred to the fetus through the placenta, according to NIAID.
NIAID has a long-standing interest in and commitment to global health and international research.
"This new agreement with NIAID broadens the development opportunities for VivaGel(TM) and further de-risks the development path for VivaGel(TM).
The novel microbe's discoverers, several of whom work at NIAID, have dubbed it Granulobacter bethesdensis.
NIAID published a press release, "Monkeys Vaccinated Against SIV Survive Longer After Infection" on June 9.
The trial is a partnership between the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals.
The trial, a partnership between the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, plans to test the efficacy of the vaccine in 7,550 women aged 18-30 years, who are negative for herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 (HSV-1 and HSV-2).