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WHAT: Combining a 16-week initial course of the medication omalizumab with oral immunotherapy (OIT) greatly improves the efficacy of OIT for children ..
ST. LOUIS -- In early results published in The Lancet, researchers report that an investigational Zika vaccine was well-tolerated and stimulated poten..
Results from two Phase 1 clinical trials show an experimental Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and..
The investigational Zika purified inactivated virus (ZPIV) vaccine was well-tolerated and induced an immune response in participants, according to ini..
Results from two Phase 1 clinical trials show an experimental Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and..
The investigational Zika purified inactivated virus (ZPIV) vaccine was well-tolerated and induced an immune response in participants, according to ini..
The National Institutes of Health and partners have launched a large clinical trial to assess whether an experimental HIV vaccine regimen is safe and ..
The first large-scale clinical trial of a long-acting injectable medication for HIV prevention in-----active women has begun. The study in southern an..
In a New England Journal of Medicine perspective, experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National..
WHAT: In a New England Journal of Medicine perspective, experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the Na..
A study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine provides real-world evidence that implementing a combination of proven HIV prevention m..
(Reuters) - ViiV Healthcare, GlaxoSmithKline Plc’s HIV unit, said on Thursday it started an African study to evaluate long-acting injectable drug for ..
The upcoming flu season may be a particularly severe one in the U.S., some medical experts warned today, citing preliminary data from the Southern Hem..
A study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine provides real-world evidence that implementing a combination of proven HIV prevention m..
Using CRISPR-Cas, researchers modified the gut bacteria Escherichia coli so these can record interactions within their environment. How can this impac..
National Institutes of Health (NIH) scientists and collaborators at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have detected abnormal prion pr..
An experimental patch that delivers a high dose of peanut protein has shown promise in reducing allergic reactions in children and adults, researchers..
This week, publication of a special issue on Advances in HIV Prevention, Treatment and Cure begins in PLOS Medicine, advised by guest editors Linda-Ga..
Ashley Dombkowski talks about her job with a kind of reverence we'd all like to have. The co-founder of Before Brands, a San Francisco-based start-up,..
Viruses like these H1N1 influenza particles rely on host cells to reproduce, but they can still show social behavior, interacting with other viruses b..
Results from a large randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial in Liberia show that two candidate Ebola vaccines pose no major safety concerns and..
WHAT: Despite remarkable gains in the treatment and prevention of HIV infection, development of an effective HIV vaccine likely will be necessary to a..
Development of a moderately effective vaccine together with optimal implementation of existing treatment and prevention modalities could end the curre..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
WHAT: Using genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes to reduce or prevent the spread of infectious diseases is a new but rapidly expanding field of invest..
In 2018 the world will mark the 100th anniversary of the most devastating infectious disease event in recorded history: the 1918 influenza pandemic. T..
WHAT: The Zika virus (ZIKV) may infect and kill a specific type of brain cancer cells while leaving normal adult brain tissue minimally affected, acco..
New Haven, Conn.-- Yale experts and their partners in a national research consortium have identified several genes and gene clusters associated with t..
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso researchers Anjali Joshi, Ph.D., (pictured) and Himanshu Garg, Ph.D., have received a $420,000 NI..
After herpesviruses infect a cell, their genomes are assembled into specialized protein structures called nucelosomes. Many cellular enzyme complexes ..
After President Trump announced a "hard-power" budget plan that prioritizes defense spending over diplomacy and foreign aid, the United Nations progra..
The existence of modern antiretroviral drugs means HIV can be effectively held at bay, but cases of total remission are incredibly rare. Now, doctors ..
Progress in beating back the AIDS epidemic risks being eroded by a funding shortfall set to grow under Donald Trump's proposed cuts to global health p..
Some 6,000 HIV experts gather in Paris from Sunday to report advances in AIDS science as fading hopes of finding a cure push research into new fields...
Scientists supported by the National Institutes of Health have achieved a significant step forward, eliciting broadly neutralizing antibodies (bNAbs) ..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
Researchers have identified mutations in a gene called CARD11 that lead to atopic dermatitis, or eczema, an allergic skin disease. Scientists from the..
Mycobacteria in left panel have lamA gene. When exposed to an antibiotic, some (red) are killed, while others (green) continue to grow and divide. Cel..
The Zika virus outbreak in the Americas started a year ago before public health authorities detected the disease. This revelation is courtesy a new st..
Studies of thousands of pregnant women that were set up to probe the link between Zika and birth defects may not provide definitive answers because of..
Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:) jumped more than 30% this morning in pre-market trading after the biopharma developer said its HIV vaccine showed..
Under the heading “Putting America’s Health First,” the Trump administration’s 2018 budget blueprint includes a $5.8-billion cut for the National Inst..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil. The virus ..
Imagine a future where common infections and minor injuries such as small cuts could actually kill you. This is far from an apocalyptic fantasy made u..
Researchers have begun the second phase of testing of a Zika vaccine developed by U.S. government scientists in a trial that could yield preliminary r..
Researchers, scientists, and medical officials have been trying to bring the Zika virus epidemic under control for some time. The mosquito-borne virus..
CHICAGO Researchers have begun the second phase of testing of a Zika vaccine developed by U.S. government scientists in a trial that could yield preli..