Monthly Archives: July 2016

People who produce powerful HIV antibodies have specific immunological profile

Scientists hope that new findings about variations in HIV antibody profiles may help in the search for a successful vaccine to prevent the disease. …read more

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Antibiotic resistance: Skin infection prevention treatment helps battle ‘superbugs’

A new therapy has been developed to prevent skin infections through open wounds in hospitals and protect against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. …read more

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New research confirms correlation of common bacteria (including MRSA) and eczema

A new study published in the British Journal of Dermatology has shown that, on average, 70% of eczema patients are colonised with Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (S. …read more

By |July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Proposal to reduce Zika-associated pregnancy complications by seasonal timing of conception

In response to the threat posed by Zika virus (ZIKV), several governments in Latin America have advised women to delay pregnancy, potentially for years. …read more

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NIH launches early-stage yellow fever vaccine trial

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has begun an early-stage clinical trial of an investigational vaccine designed to… …read more

By |July 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|