Arrests, Investigations Over Vaccine Scandal in China
Arrests, Investigations Over Vaccine Scandal in China
Changsheng is found to have forged records for a rabies vaccine and is accused of distributing thousands of substandard DPT immunizations to be used in children.
ABOVE: ISTOCK, SEZERYADIGAR
Arrests, Investigations Over Vaccine Scandal in China
Arrests, Investigations Over Vaccine Scandal in China

Changsheng is found to have forged records for a rabies vaccine and is accused of distributing thousands of substandard DPT immunizations to be used in children.

Changsheng is found to have forged records for a rabies vaccine and is accused of distributing thousands of substandard DPT immunizations to be used in children.

ABOVE: ISTOCK, SEZERYADIGAR

rabies

Image of the Day: Painting with Viruses
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Oct 31, 2017
Researchers have used a modified rabies virus and fluorescent proteins to tag individual nerve cells in the mouse visual cortex. 
The Rabies Vaccine Backstory
Catherine Offord | Jun 1, 2016
Louis Pasteur’s trepidation at injecting a child with the first rabies vaccine might have reflected his private knowledge of its lack of prior animal testing.
Viral Trek to the Brain
Molly Sharlach | Sep 3, 2014
Rabies hitches a ride with a receptor for nerve growth factor.
Genome Digest
Beth Marie Mole | Sep 18, 2012
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
As bats hibernate so does rabies
Tia Ghose | Jun 6, 2011
A new study shows that a long winter's nap slows the spread of rabies through colonies of the flying mammal and is thus essential for the long-term viability of their populations.