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hVIVO readies flu vaccine for final stage trial as it sails through phase II

A ‘universal’ flu vaccine moved a step nearer as hVIVO PLC (LON:HVO) reported good responses in a phase IIb trial of its new treatment FLU-v. Trevor Phillips, hVIVO’s executive chairman, said FLU-v is now positioned to enter a Phase III trial, with clear disease and symptom-based endpoints identified.  WATCH: hVIVO PLC gearing up for Phase III trial of its flu vaccine FLU-v The trial hit both its primary and secondary endpoints with a reduction in influenza infection rates and severity and duration of symptoms also observed. >>>

hVIVO PLC gearing up for Phase III trial of its flu vaccine FLU-v

Trevor Phillips, executive chairman of hVIVO PLC (LON:HVO), caught up with Proactive Investors after reporting good responses in a phase IIb trial of their new treatment FLU-v. The trial hit both its primary and secondary endpoints with a reduction in influenza infection rates and severity and duration of symptoms also observed. FLU-v product profile is a broad spectrum (A, B and Pandemic strains), stand-alone, single injection influenza vaccine. >>>

Tesla files lawsuit against ex-employee for allegedly sharing confidential information

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is suing a former employee who allegedly exported data and trade secrets to a third party, according to a Bloomberg report. CEO Elon Musk sent an email to his employees Sunday evening claiming that he had received information about an employee “who had conducted quite extensive and damaging sabotage” to the company’s operations. READ: Tesla CEO Elon Musk emails employees about a possible saboteur in its ranks The former process technician at the Nevada Gigafactory had been passed over for a promotion and is said to have retaliated against the company by making direct code changes to the manufacturing operating system under false usernames, according to the email. >>>

Powerhouse Energy's connection to the microgrid an historic feat says CEO Allaun

Keith Allaun says joining to the grid has proved Powerhouse's technology can turn waste into a green electricity source. It's like the first spike in the creation of the US intercontinental railway, Powerhouse's (LON:PHE) CEO tells Proactive. Talks are underway with a number of commercial customers, including billon-pound companies that recognise the value of micro-scale solutions to waste problems, distributed electricity and the hydrogen economy. >>>

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