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New method for diagnosing flu virus from breath samples could provide faster results

New method for diagnosing flu virus from breath samples could provide faster results

Scientists reveal novel drug delivery approach to fight swine flu at gene level

Scientists reveal novel drug delivery approach to fight swine flu at gene level

Simple behavioral economics technique may help increase flu vaccination rates

Simple behavioral economics technique may help increase flu vaccination rates

One-shot vaccine passes key preclinical test in newborn monkey models

One-shot vaccine passes key preclinical test in newborn monkey models

Artificial intelligence to help NHS save millions of pounds by creating virtual GPs

Artificial intelligence to help NHS save millions of pounds by creating virtual GPs

New gene-silencing drugs cut cholesterol levels by half in early research

New gene-silencing drugs cut cholesterol levels by half in early research

Parents more confident in getting same-day phone advice than visiting doctor for sick kids, new poll finds

Parents more confident in getting same-day phone advice than visiting doctor for sick kids, new poll finds

Study finds vaccines to be successful in preventing pandemic flu

Study finds vaccines to be successful in preventing pandemic flu

Pre-existing immunity to dengue virus modulates T cell response to Zika infection

Pre-existing immunity to dengue virus modulates T cell response to Zika infection

Patients more likely to get vaccinations when physicians make appointments, study finds

Patients more likely to get vaccinations when physicians make appointments, study finds

Study shows how risk perception of flu vaccine differs between white and African American adults

Study shows how risk perception of flu vaccine differs between white and African American adults

Flu can cause worse symptoms in people with asthma, research shows

Flu can cause worse symptoms in people with asthma, research shows

Parental concerns about safety, side effects may negatively influence uptake of child flu vaccine

Parental concerns about safety, side effects may negatively influence uptake of child flu vaccine

Common cold virus can cause deadly pneumonia in transplant patients, study shows

Common cold virus can cause deadly pneumonia in transplant patients, study shows

Innovative ways to target antibiotic resistance in short term

Innovative ways to target antibiotic resistance in short term

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

Workers without paid sick leave less likely to receive preventive health care screenings, study finds

Workers without paid sick leave less likely to receive preventive health care screenings, study finds

Novel antiviral drug can protect transplant patients against CMV infections

Novel antiviral drug can protect transplant patients against CMV infections

Research reveals workings of ‘hidden code’ within genome of Human Parechovirus

Research reveals workings of ‘hidden code’ within genome of Human Parechovirus

Duke Health scientists identify proteins in mucous that confirm viral infection

Duke Health scientists identify proteins in mucous that confirm viral infection