Vaccines are crucial in thwarting the spread of infectious diseases and are responsible for preventing 4 to 5 million deaths every year, that according to the World Health Organization. But before vaccines can be released for distribution, it takes several years to conduct both extensive lab testing and clinical trials. It’s a lengthy, but necessary process that includes the following government agencies to ensure vaccine safety.Continue reading Regulatory Oversight of Vaccines
MadgeTech Blog — Vaccine Monitoring
This article is a Q&A interview conducted by Clinical Lab Manager and MadgeTech Sales Manager, Ken LaPage.
Q: WHY IS MAINTAINING ULTRA-LOW TEMPERATURE REQUIREMENTS FOR COVID-19 VACCINES SO IMPORTANT? ARE THERE SIMILAR CHALLENGES ASSOCIATED WITH MAINTAINING APPROPRIATE ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS FOR OTHER WIDELY AVAILABLE VACCINES?Continue reading Q&A: Validating Pharmaceutical Storage Temperatures
The arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic has challenged the world’s health system and organization. To control and prevent this virus and others of its kind, vaccination has been adopted as an effective way to protect public health.Continue reading Why Cold Chain Is Important to Vaccines