Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Disease/Infection News Stories - 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-12-30 Immunitor reports positive safety imm01 clinical trial against tuberculosis 0 None
2010-12-30 New food safety standards for manufacturers, processors 0 None
2010-12-30 Low levels of microbe-killing molecules improve survival rate of people with CGD 0 None
2010-12-30 Researchers study molecular mechanisms in early stages of IPN virus infection 0 None
2010-12-29 New study confirms pancreas disease infects horizontally from population to population in seawater phase 0 None
2010-12-29 FDA approves Impax's ANDA for generic Doryx 75 and 100mg tablets 0 None
2010-12-29 Crothall partners with 3M to implement effective infection control 0 None
2010-12-29 Molecular interaction between structural HCV protein and protein critical to viral replication identified 0 None
2010-12-29 NEI awards Case Western Reserve $10M for study of retinal diseases 0 None
2010-12-28 Sinovac's inactivated EV71 vaccine clinical trial against HFMD receives Chinese SFDA approval 0 None
2010-12-28 Study reports ROP18 protein protects parasite in host cell 0 None
2010-12-28 Foot and mouth disease outbreak in South Korea 0 None
2010-12-28 FDA warns against consumption of Tiny Greens brand Alfalfa Sprouts or Spicy Sprouts 0 None
2010-12-27 Study sheds light on how bacteria developed resistance to antibiotics 0 None
2010-12-27 Emergent initiates AV7909 Phase I trail for Anthrax vaccine 0 None
2010-12-27 Flu infection rates double in a week 0 None
2010-12-24 Research reaffirms bovine TB's threat to humans, animals, and to international trade 0 None
2010-12-24 High pressure technology holds promise for decontamination of dairy products 0 None
2010-12-24 Scientific American examines efforts to increase influenza virus monitoring in pigs to prevent pandemics in humans 0 None
2010-12-23 BROMG doctor calls for votes to win $25,000 Pepsi Refresh Grant to pay for more flu vaccine 0 None
2010-12-23 TPRF supports AmeriCares with $40,000 grant in battle against Haiti cholera epidemic 0 None
2010-12-23 Over 36,000 people visit interactive infection research exhibition in 2010 0 None
2010-12-23 TFAH applauds Congress for final passage of FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2010 0 None
2010-12-23 Chinese government should show more leadership on HIV/AIDS, says AHF 0 None
2010-12-23 Discovery highlights potential to combat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-12-23 EPA to clean up vector-breeding site to eliminate dengue epidemic 0 None
2010-12-23 Immunization with VLP vaccine results in functional, protective immune responses against RSV 0 None
2010-12-23 Researchers identify new regulator that play a critical role in B cell development 0 None
2010-12-23 Pfizer seeks FDA and EMA approval for expanded use of Prevnar 13 for pneumococcal disease 0 None
2010-12-23 Researchers find 37° C body temperature is warm enough to ward off fungal infection 0 None
2010-12-23 Vatican issues communique to clarify Pope's statement on condoms 0 None
2010-12-23 Medicago completes first part of H5N1 vaccine Phase II trial 0 None
2010-12-23 USAID official discusses agency's efforts to address cholera in Haiti 0 None
2010-12-23 Opinions: U.S. foreign aid; Malaria eradication; Moving Haiti forward; Health care financing 0 None
2010-12-22 New nanoparticle-based diagnostic platform provides rapid detection of sepsis 0 None
2010-12-22 Earlier ART initiation should be highest priority for global expansion of HIV patient care 0 None
2010-12-22 Vertex announces modification of telaprevir and VX-222 combination Phase 2 trial for treatment of HCV 0 None
2010-12-22 Majority of nurses are unaware of simple diagnostic test for sepsis 0 None
2010-12-22 The Citizen examines potential impact of EU-India free trade agreement on HIV/AIDS patients in developing countries 0 None
2010-12-22 Birth rate for U.S. teens falls to a record low 0 None
2010-12-22 Contamination with potential disease-causing bacteria is commonly found on hands of anesthesia providers 0 None
2010-12-22 AIDS patients with serum biomarkers are predisposed to immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome 0 None
2010-12-21 AIDS Healthcare Foundation sues AIDS drug maker for overcharging 0 None
2010-12-21 Expansion of HIV screening worthwhile 0 None
2010-12-21 Country must make wise choices in preventing infections, says study on future of AIDS in Cambodia 0 None
2010-12-21 Study provides evidence on prevalence of two separate mosquito species which carry malaria parasite 0 None
2010-12-21 AmeriCares, Baxter team up to deliver IV solutions to prevent cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2010-12-21 Researchers develop new malaria vaccine strategy based on ingestion of genetically modified starch 0 None
2010-12-21 Training more effective than anti-inflammatory drugs in treating tennis elbow 0 None
2010-12-21 Cholera deaths in Haiti top 2,500, health ministry says 0 None
2010-12-21 New research sheds light on complex regulatory pathways for effective innate immune system 0 None
2010-12-21 New CPT code for use with T-SPOT.TB test 0 None
2010-12-21 Clue to the blues that come with the flu 0 None
2010-12-21 Researchers show how malaria parasites infect red blood cells, impede blood flow to organs 0 None
2010-12-21 Hemispherx to manufacture and supply Alferon N Injection to GP Pharm in Argentina 0 None
2010-12-20 Bristol-Myers Squibb, Oncolys complete license agreement for festinavir 0 None
2010-12-20 Idera reports positive data from IMO-2125/ribavirin combination Phase 1 trial in null-responder HCV patients 0 None
2010-12-20 AHF calls on Sen. Nelson to address Florida's AIDS drug crisis 0 None
2010-12-20 New communication toolkit could improve information and advice on emerging food risks 0 None
2010-12-20 FDA warns against consumption of Sally Jackson cheese due to risk of E. coli O157:H7 0 None
2010-12-20 MDI adds McKesson's CareEnhance Disease Monitor software to Viewpoint Analytics solutions portfolio 0 None
2010-12-20 Walgreens partners with HHS to provide over $10M worth of flu shots for people without adequate health insurance 0 None
2010-12-17 Germany has not yet achieved influenza vaccination rates set by WHO 0 None
2010-12-17 Possible stem cell cure for AIDS 0 None
2010-12-17 NIAID renews funding of PRIME to develop mathematical models to study influenza infection 0 None
2010-12-17 U.N. says it will investigate source of Haitian cholera epidemic as death toll rises 0 None
2010-12-17 Prions responsible for BSE can survive in new host environment 0 None
2010-12-17 Global Fund approves 79 grants with two-year commitment of $1.7B 0 None
2010-12-17 U.S., South Africa sign PEPFAR partnership agreement 0 None
2010-12-16 Anacor Pharmaceuticals initiates AN2690 phase 3 program for onychomycosis fungal infection 0 None
2010-12-16 HIV patient cured! 0 3
2010-12-16 Unclean vehicle cabin air filters more dangerous to children 0 None
2010-12-16 Adeona expands and enhances zinc-based product candidate portfolio 0 None
2010-12-16 WHO report shows significant progress in global malaria fight, highlights need for continued funding 0 None
2010-12-16 Neuroscientist explains how to use hoppocampus to reduce risk of dementia 0 None
2010-12-16 Study finds occurrence of infection following surgical procedures 0 None
2010-12-16 New study says celiac disease patients should go on gluten-free diet 0 5
2010-12-16 New finding sheds light on how HIV eludes treatment by mutating 0 None
2010-12-16 Study confirms Carrageenan as effective antiviral against H1N1 influenza strain 0 None
2010-12-15 New nanotechnology based technique to detect pneumonia within minutes 0 None
2010-12-15 African sleeping sickness parasite's previously unrecognized extreme social behavior discovered 0 None
2010-12-15 Profectus' GENEVAX IL-12 pDNA adjuvant improves vaccine-induced response rate in Phase I HIV study 0 None
2010-12-15 Global Fund to draw up action plan against drug theft, invites stakeholders to participate 0 None
2010-12-15 Researchers introduce new class of drugs for HCV patients 0 None
2010-12-15 Plasma technology safe, effective alternative to antibiotics to treat multi-drug resistant infections 0 4
2010-12-15 New device gathers reliable data about risky sexual behavior among Ethiopian teenagers 0 None
2010-12-15 Sniffer rats detect TB more accurately than traditional microscopic analysis 0 5
2010-12-15 Reuters looks at cost-effectiveness of pursuing malaria vaccine, eradication 0 None
2010-12-15 Leeds scientists develop new vaccine to eliminate polio disease 0 None
2010-12-15 Unique device eliminates cold and flu germs in eco-friendly way 0 None
2010-12-15 Flu vaccination during pregnancy prevents infant hospitalization 0 None
2010-12-14 MVI, Merck and NYU collaborate to research potential malaria vaccine 0 None
2010-12-14 Program reduces cervical cancer deaths among HIV-infected women in Zambia 0 None
2010-12-14 Adelaide man guilty of deliberately spreading HIV 0 None
2010-12-14 DARPA awards Pulmatrix $5.7 million grant to advance iCALM therapies 0 None
2010-12-14 Provectus commences PH-10 Phase 2c trial for psoriasis 0 None
2010-12-14 Pharmasset initiates dosing in PSI-7977 exploratory study in HCV 0 None
2010-12-14 Scientists discover new way in which HPV triggers cancer 0 None
2010-12-14 Scientists perform metagenomic analysis of bacterial immune system for personalized oral health care 0 None
2010-12-14 Myths and misunderstandings about medical male circumcision for HIV prevention 1 None
2010-12-14 GAVI Alliance launches pneumonia vaccine project in Nicaragua 0 None
2010-12-14 Researchers implement life skills program to reduce HIV and drug use among South African youth 0 None
2010-12-14 New collaboration to develop vaccine to prevent malaria parasite from entering human liver 0 None
2010-12-14 Methodist Willowbrook Hospital achieves zero infection rate in top three at-risk categories 0 None
2010-12-14 New theory explains spread of infectious diseases 0 None
2010-12-14 Chimerix reports positive results from CMX157 Phase 1 clinical trial for HIV 0 None
2010-12-14 Clinical trail shows 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine safe and effective in asthma patients 0 None
2010-12-14 Go Daddy gifts $500,000 to Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS to launch Women's Health Center in Phoenix 0 None
2010-12-14 Senator Leahy calls for U.S. to suspend direct aid to Haiti's government, visas for Haitian officials 0 None
2010-12-14 Mouse study shows flu virus infection may protect against asthma 0 None
2010-12-14 Top-line results from Inhibitex's FV-100 Phase II clinical trial for treatment of shingles 0 None
2010-12-13 PREZISTA/ritonavir once-daily dosing for HIV-1 receives FDA approval for treatment in no DRV RAM adults 0 None
2010-12-13 TRL, Anaphore partner to develop novel protein therapies for autoimmune diseases 0 None
2010-12-13 Origin of Haiti cholera epidemic traced to South Asia 0 None
2010-12-13 OraSure commences enrollment in final study for FDA approval of OraQuick Rapid HIV-1/2 OTC test 0 None
2010-12-13 No safe level of exposure to secondhand smoke 0 3
2010-12-13 New groundbreaking research advances understanding of HIV 0 None
2010-12-13 New DNA-based testing technology for tuberculosis treatment 0 None
2010-12-13 Scientists discover key molecular events in immune system that contribute to inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2010-12-13 Study finds Haitian cholera strain resembles one from South Asia, carries mutation that increases severity 0 None
2010-12-13 New study says boxers are at substantial risk for acute injuries to head, heart, and skeleton 0 None
2010-12-13 Rate of health care-associated infections in developing countries more than double U.S., European rates, study finds 0 None
2010-12-13 Argos' AGS-004 shows feasibility in in vitro models to generate DC from viremic patients 0 None
2010-12-12 Young gay men taking risks - raising HIV transmission 3 5
2010-12-10 In effort to curb preventable ICU infections, new reporting requirement kicks in Jan. 1 0 None
2010-12-10 Tru-D UV-C device effective in reducing pathogens on all environmental surfaces in hospital patient rooms 0 None
2010-12-10 WFP, UNAIDS work to improve nutritional support available for people living with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-12-10 GeoVax's phase 2a trial results indicate excellent safety profile for HIV vaccine 0 5
2010-12-10 Three-day meeting on eliminating river blindness kicks off in Nigeria 0 None
2010-12-10 Celulas Genetica to submit international patent application for Rutherford Procedure 1 4
2010-12-10 COPD becomes third leading cause of death in the U.S. 0 None
2010-12-10 Haitian cholera pathogen closely related to 'El Tor O1' variant from South Asia 0 None
2010-12-10 Opinions: Questioning WHO's relevance; Reforming foreign aid; Efforts to prevent child marriage 0 None
2010-12-09 Scientists to develop ultra-rapid sexually transmitted infection detection system for clinics 0 None
2010-12-09 Vibrio cholerae evolves two new mechanisms to cause similar disease 0 None
2010-12-09 Bacterium used to tackle Dengue fever 0 None
2010-12-09 Genetic Immunity to present DermaVir and DermaPrep transdermal delivery system at HIV DART 2010 conference 0 None
2010-12-09 Scientists determine 500 three-dimensional protein structures from bacterial and protozoan pathogens 0 None
2010-12-09 USAID, PEPFAR and HHS welcome WHO's endorsement of rapid diagnostic test for TB 0 None
2010-12-09 Researchers develop statistical model to predict severity of seasonal influenza 0 1
2010-12-09 Agilent, UC Davis to develop MassCode PCR technology for identifying food-borne pathogens 0 None
2010-12-09 Haitian health ministry says more than 2,000 have died from cholera; Report identifies outbreak's source, some dispute findings 0 None
2010-12-09 VIRxSYS presents study results of VRX1116 at HIV DART 2010 0 None
2010-12-09 Cranberry juice consumption does not reduce urinary tract infections 0 1
2010-12-08 WHO endorses rapid TB test 0 None
2010-12-08 Rapid TB test endorsed by WHO 0 None
2010-12-08 UBC's new formulation of Amphotericin B for Visceral Leishmaniasis remains stable in tropical climates 0 None
2010-12-08 Lung transplant saves economist from near-lethal bout of swine flu 0 None
2010-12-08 Vaccine World Summit to be held in New Delhi 1-3 March, 2011 0 5
2010-12-08 WHO endorses new rapid fully automated nucleic acid amplification test for TB 0 None
2010-12-08 AiCuris announces completion of AIC316 Phase II genital herpes trial 0 5
2010-12-08 St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, UH College of Pharmacy earn national 'best practices' award 0 None
2010-12-08 European Commission must stop attacking generic medicines, says ITPC 0 None
2010-12-08 Novel therapy against hepatitis C disease 0 None
2010-12-08 SEEK reports Phase I safety trail for investigational flu vaccine 0 None
2010-12-08 Financial Times contrasts 'bottom up' and 'top down' approaches to developing country drugs 0 None
2010-12-08 Nanoparticles could combat Listeria 0 None
2010-12-08 Case Western Reserve School of Medicine researchers receive NIH grant for four research endeavors 0 None
2010-12-08 Scientists work together to wipe out some of the most lethal diseases 0 None
2010-12-07 MP receives FDA IND approval for clinical trial with HTLV-I/II ELISA 4.0 and HTLV Blot.2.4 0 None
2010-12-07 Researchers develop new method to reduce amount of radiation needed to kill pathogens 0 None
2010-12-07 Studies highlight need for new antiviral treatment options and strategies 0 None
2010-12-07 Interference with biofilm detachment mechanisms may prevent biofilm-associated infections 0 None
2010-12-07 Knee replacement operations cause bacterial infection in the joint 0 None
2010-12-07 Scientists identify protein that disseminates biofilm-associated infection 0 None
2010-12-07 NIH scientists consider prospects for universal influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-12-07 Campaign to inoculate millions across Africa against meningitis kicks off in Burkina Faso 0 None
2010-12-07 Research roundup: Early retiree insurance; high deductible plans and skipped care; innovation and FDA 0 None
2010-12-07 New endoscope aids in early detection and diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease. 0 None
2010-12-07 Boceprevir drug may cure hepatitis C 0 None
2010-12-07 Blocking quorum sensing would prevent bacteria from turning pathogenic 0 None
2010-12-07 Health experts, mobile service providers discuss potential for mobile health in Africa at summit 0 None
2010-12-07 Ancora receives two federal grants to develop vaccine for malaria, staphylococcus aureus 0 None
2010-12-07 GeoVax expands Phase 2a clinical trial for MVA62B HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2010-12-07 Experimental flu vaccine triggers immune response, protects against flu 0 None
2010-12-06 One shot, cheap meningitis vaccine now available in Africa 0 None
2010-12-06 Achillion Pharmaceuticals to present clinical study data of ACH-1625 at APASL 2011 0 5
2010-12-06 Fraunhofer USA CMB receives FDA approval to initiate Phase I clinical trial of H5N1 influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-12-06 Tapping young people's usage of online social networks could help control rise in HIV: Study 0 None
2010-12-06 New, HIV-like retroviruses linked to CFS, prostate cancer detected in healthy blood donors 5 5
2010-12-06 MenAfriVac to help health workers eliminate meningococcal A epidemics 0 None
2010-12-06 HP, mPedigree Network introduce life-saving service to fight counterfeit drugs in Africa 0 None
2010-12-06 Research highlighting treatment for pediatric SCD, malaria presented at ASH 2010 0 None
2010-12-06 Patients with H1N1 flu die due to over-reactive immune response: Research 0 None
2010-12-06 UIC scientist focuses on potential targets to inhibit malaria transmission 0 None
2010-12-04 Wide-scale study of flu vaccine's effectiveness in European children needed 0 None
2010-12-04 Pharnext receives French approval for Pleodrug Phase II clinical trial in Charcot-Marie Tooth disease type 1A 0 3
2010-12-04 HHS, CCSC establish new national awards program 0 None
2010-12-04 IDRI awarded $1.8M contract to develop adjuvant formulations for pandemic influenza 0 None
2010-12-04 HIV prevention programs worldwide are missing MSMs, survey finds 0 None
2010-12-04 NFID supports CDC's National Influenza Vaccination Week 0 None
2010-12-04 IDRI receives $790,200 BARDA grant to develop pandemic flu vaccine 0 None
2010-12-04 Health experts discuss how to prepare for future dengue immunization programs 0 None
2010-12-04 HIV/AIDS opinions 0 None
2010-12-04 FDA extends PDUFA review target date for BENLYSTA BLA to treat systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2010-12-03 Johns Hopkins patient-safety tools help reduce lethal bloodstream infections 0 None
2010-12-03 3M announces availability of TLR compounds for nonvaccine use in pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2010-12-03 New national awards program to recognize healthcare institutions to eliminate HAI infection 0 None
2010-12-03 Biomagnetics updates prototype bench top version of IOBS biosensor 0 5
2010-12-03 NIAID researchers develop new method to detect prion diseases 0 None
2010-12-03 Research on ribosome could aid antibiotic development against MRSA infection 0 None
2010-12-03 Fourteen cases identified on E. coli infection related to raw milk consumption in Connecticut 0 None
2010-12-03 Study of proteins under jam-packed conditions may open new treatment for diseases 0 None
2010-12-03 New inexpensive filtering technology to kill disease-causing bacteria in water 0 None
2010-12-02 White House marks World AIDS Day 0 None
2010-12-02 Whooping cough on the move 0 None
2010-12-02 MicroRNA linked to mosquito blood digestion and egg development identified 0 None
2010-12-02 New book on interactions between HIV and rural livelihoods in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2010-12-02 Research: Environmental bacteria compromises effectiveness of BCG vaccine 0 None
2010-12-02 USAID Administrator Shah issues statement on occasion of World AIDS Day 0 None
2010-12-02 Red Cross field hospital treats people who have contracted cholera in Haiti 0 None
2010-12-02 Project Prevention feels it is crucial to educate HIV/AIDS positive women on long term birth control 1 None
2010-12-02 Wright County Egg receives FDA concurrence to sell shell eggs 0 None
2010-12-02 Study finds nursing home residents carry MRSA infection 0 None
2010-12-02 Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory for 2010 December focusses on tackling norovirus outbreaks 0 4
2010-12-02 Scientists find new protein to break-up blood clots in prion diseases 0 None
2010-12-02 Advent of HAART leads to decrease in mortality among people living with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-12-02 Anti-retroviral therapy yields 'Lazarus effect': Long-term household investment strategy replaces hopelessness 0 None
2010-12-02 APHP selects Bruker´s Biotyper as exclusive MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for microbial identification 0 None
2010-12-02 Lipids react and change to bacterial stimulus, trigger cell's immune response 0 None
2010-12-02 Booster dose needed to protect preterm infants against invasive pneumococcal disease 0 None
2010-12-02 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Focus Diagnostics Simplexa Flu A/B & RSV test on 3M Integrated Cycler 0 None
2010-12-02 Regular, low-cost preventive medication can protect people with HIV from TB 0 5
2010-12-02 Biomagnetics identifies second biomarker for tuberculosis assay 0 None
2010-12-02 More effective treatment for severe form of influenza 0 None
2010-12-02 USA today examines why aid for Haiti goes unspent 0 None
2010-12-02 FDA approves CUBICIN 2-minute IV injection for MRSA skin infections, bacteremia 0 None
2010-12-02 Worm eggs may heal ulcerative colitis: Research 0 4
2010-12-02 New cell-based assay for reliable testing of HIV inhibitors 0 None
2010-12-02 U.N. says PMTCT of HIV is achievable; efforts must target millions currently 'falling through the cracks' 0 None
2010-12-01 World AIDS day opinions 0 None
2010-12-01 World AIDS day observed 0 None
2010-12-01 World AIDS Day to mark start of international effort to shed light on how public funds are used 0 None
2010-12-01 New book investigates past influenza pandemics 0 None
2010-12-01 OraSure supports rapid HIV testing initiatives to recognize World AIDS Day 0 None
2010-12-01 IBD patients with hospital-acquired infections experience increased risk of inpatient mortality 0 None
2010-12-01 Health, HIV and human rights 0 None
2010-12-01 Children who care for parents with AIDS have higher level of mental illness 0 None
2010-12-01 SPARTAC study examines ways to limit immune system damage in HIV infection 0 5
2010-12-01 RCUK Academic Fellow to discuss microbial pathogens, immune system at Henry Wellcome Building 0 None
2010-12-01 Not all HIV viruses are bad for the immune system 0 None
2010-12-01 Black rice may help soothe inflammation: Research 0 None
2010-12-01 Anacor, UCSF and NYBC collaborate to discover drug therapies for river blindness 0 None
2010-12-01 Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awards $6M grant to NanoBio to develop intranasal vaccine for RSV 0 None
2010-12-01 PhRMA reports 100 new medicines and vaccines in development for HIV/AIDS 0 5
2010-12-01 Washington State Hospital Association makes public surgical infection rates 0 None
2010-12-01 Number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Africa to outpace treatment resources by 2020, IOM report finds 0 None
2010-12-01 Research on patients' immune system may lead to new diagnostic tool for HIV treatment 0 None
2010-12-01 Research shows anti-microbial medications lead to acute liver failure 0 None
2010-11-30 Goosby, Emanuel address progress, potential roadblocks ahead for introduction of microbicides in developing countries 0 None
2010-11-30 Argos commences dosing in Arcelis personalized immunotherapy Phase 2b clinical trial for HIV 0 None
2010-11-30 Opinions: Obama's Global Fund pledge; harm reduction in Iran; HIV prevention; African development 0 None
2010-11-30 HIV testing rates rise among Americans 0 None
2010-11-30 Gavi Alliance elects new chair to continue global immunisation efforts 0 None
2010-11-30 Canadians at increased risk for flu complications not aware of all the facts 0 1
2010-11-30 Pharmasset commences combination study of PSI-7977 and PSI-938 nucleotide analogs in HCV 0 None
2010-11-30 AIDS Healthcare Foundation to participate in Members Project 0 None
2010-11-30 Emergency artesunate suppositories are cost-effective intervention for children with suspected severe malaria 0 None
2010-11-30 American Red Cross announces additional $2 million to combat cholera epidemic in Haiti 0 None
2010-11-30 GeoVax supports Bionor's Phase 2b trial of therapeutic HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2010-11-30 New study may lead to non-medicinal methods of eradicating Hamburger disease 0 None
2010-11-30 International Harm Reduction Conference to focus on HIV/AIDS epidemic 1 None
2010-11-30 DTRA presents Outstanding Scientific Achievement award to Aduro BioTech 0 None
2010-11-30 RCSI researchers discover potential new target for diarrhoea associated intestinal diseases 0 None
2010-11-30 Sanofi Pasteur commences phase II clinical study of vaccine for Clostridium difficile infection prevention 0 None
2010-11-30 Scientists uncover new regulatory mechanism in body's response to eliminate pathogens 0 None
2010-11-30 University of Adelaide researcher leads collaboration for universal flu vaccine 0 None
2010-11-30 NIAID scientists confirm antiviral activity of two lead compounds against HPV 1 5
2010-11-30 Haiti requires additional trained nurses, doctors to address cholera epidemic, U.N. official says 0 None
2010-11-30 To reduce spread of HIV/AIDS, IFRC calls for more focus on IDU programs 0 None
2010-11-29 Merck announces initial results from ISENTRESS Phase III study in HIV-1 0 None
2010-11-29 NovaBay announces meeting with FDA to discuss Aganocide compound for impetigo 0 None
2010-11-29 QIAGEN to supply point-of-need molecular veterinary diagnostics for disease detection in emerging countries 0 None
2010-11-29 New laboratory test for pregnant women to detect GBS infections 0 None
2010-11-29 Overexposure to triclosan may negatively influence immune system: Study 0 None
2010-11-29 SaneVax Team congratulates Senator for examining NCI ethical questions 0 None
2010-11-29 Superantigens can disrupt immune system, can cause more illnesses 0 None
2010-11-28 New irreversible covalent approach to inhibit viral protease 0 None
2010-11-28 Whooping cough outbreak in Oklahoma 0 None
2010-11-26 Researchers synthesize iron compounds that inhibit growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis 0 None
2010-11-25 Hepatitis C outbreak investigation continues 0 None
2010-11-25 Looking back and moving forward: 100 years of Pneumococcal vaccination 0 None
2010-11-25 Humanitarian benefits of rapid cholera vaccines deployment to at risk areas could be enormous 0 None
2010-11-25 WHO/UN-HABITAT report documents health disparities facing women in developing country urban areas 0 None
2010-11-25 Specialists suggest U.S. should stockpile cholera vaccines for rapid deployment at disease outbreak 0 None
2010-11-25 How HIV kills CD4 T cells 0 4.3
2010-11-25 Haiti cholera death toll increases, U.N. boosts estimate for number of expected cases 0 None
2010-11-25 Media outlets continue to follow major HIV/AIDS developments this week 0 None
2010-11-25 Cannabis compounds trigger immune cells that promote cancer growth 0 5
2010-11-25 New drug research, incidence rates and Pope's comments brighten AIDS outlook 0 None
2010-11-25 Scientists reveal long-standing mystery about HIV infection 0 3
2010-11-24 E. coli host bacterium produces antibiotic erythromycin A 0 None
2010-11-24 Opinions: The Pope and condoms; fighting HIV/AIDS in South Africa; malaria eradication or control; health care workers; foreign aid in Haiti 0 None
2010-11-24 Chlamydia alert for ‘Schoolies’ 0 None
2010-11-24 FTC/TDF tablet reduces HIV infection among high-risk individuals: iPrEx study 0 None
2010-11-24 GCM supports iPrEx Study to prevent HIV infection among MSM 0 None
2010-11-24 SIRS-Lab, Pfizer collaborate to improve patients’ outcome with sepsis 0 None
2010-11-24 IAS calls on Burmese Government to reverse ruling to shut down charitable HIV/AIDS clinic 0 None
2010-11-24 Important queries about PrEP, iPrEx trial for HIV infection 0 None
2010-11-24 CIHI study finds impact of H1N1 pandemic on Canadian hospitals 0 None
2010-11-24 UNAIDS 2010 report documents significant progress in reducing pediatric HIV infection 0 None
2010-11-24 iPrEx study: PrEP reduces HIV infection risk among gay, bisexual men 0 None
2010-11-24 Bacterial study confirms TLR2 signaling vital for activating human airway epithelial cells 0 None
2010-11-24 IAS expresses mixed reaction to the Pope's comments on condom usage 0 None
2010-11-24 iPrEx trial shows reduction in new HIV infections 0 None
2010-11-24 AHF commends Congressman Rohrabacher for exposing AIDS funding grab by China 0 None
2010-11-24 National AIDS Fund and AIDS Action announce merger 0 None
2010-11-24 iPrEx oral PrEP study achieves major milestone in HIV prevention research 0 None
2010-11-24 AP reports on 'significant' clarification of Pope's comments on condoms to prevent HIV 0 None
2010-11-24 Meningitis immunization program to launch in 3 African countries next month 0 None
2010-11-24 Daily oral antiretroviral reduces HIV infection risk in MSM by 44%, study finds 0 None
2010-11-24 CONRAD congratulates Global iPrEx study team for HIV prevention trial 0 None
2010-11-24 Study estimates cost savings associated with global polio eradication; global post examines vaccination efforts in Africa 0 None
2010-11-23 UNAIDS report finds new HIV infections dropped by 20% over 10 years, deaths from AIDS-related illness dropped by 20% over 5 years 0 None
2010-11-23 Gilead submits Truvada/TMC278 single-tablet regimen NDA to FDA 0 3
2010-11-23 Vertex submits NDA for telaprevir for treating hepatitis C 1 3
2010-11-23 ViiV Healthcare awards $20 million to Idenix for GSK2248761 clinical milestone 0 None
2010-11-23 Omni Bio receives U.S patent for treatment of viral infections 0 None
2010-11-23 New water dispenser with Firewall UV technology deactivates harmful micro-organisms 0 None
2010-11-23 Loyola University professor suggests general travel tips for children with nut allergies 0 None
2010-11-23 Pope's statement on condoms to reduce HIV has potential to save tens of thousands of lives, says GAA 0 None
2010-11-23 Study examines nosocomial outbreak of influenza in Hong Kong hospitals 0 None
2010-11-23 Researchers highlight importance of motivating people to seek HIV testing 0 None
2010-11-23 Evotec to collaborate with Merck on neurological disease drug discovery program 0 None
2010-11-23 Pennsylvania's first reported flu-related death of 2010-11 flu season 0 None
2010-11-23 Preclinical trial shows Chimerix’s CMX001 inhibits HSV replication 0 None
2010-11-23 Sugar in breast milk promotes colitis in newborn: Study 0 None
2010-11-22 First African tapped as new head of U.N. population fund 0 None
2010-11-22 Pope says condoms are justified in some cases to prevent HIV infection 0 None
2010-11-22 New simple diagnostic tool to detect dangerous viruses 0 None
2010-11-22 State roundup: Calif. stem cell research; Mass. prisons change HIV medicine procedure; Native Americans' high suicide rates 0 None
2010-11-22 Mimetogen initiates MIM-D3 Phase II clinical trial for dry eye disease 0 None
2010-11-22 AHF hails Pope Benedict's remarks on condom usage to prevent HIV transmission 0 None
2010-11-22 President of Catholics issues statement on Pope's view to prevent HIV transmission 0 None
2010-11-22 IVCC receives $50 million to develop new insecticides 0 None
2010-11-20 Pritzker Olsen files lawsuit against Kanan Enterprises for wrongful death suit 0 None
2010-11-20 Vical to present results of Vaxfectin adjuvant at Conference in Hungary 0 None
2010-11-20 Quercetin in Gene-Eden may be beneficial against flu virus: Research 0 None
2010-11-20 Kenneth Cole Rubber Accessory Collection helps fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-11-20 Social limitation troubles teens with food allergies: Study 0 None
2010-11-20 New international guidelines launched to protect health workers against HIV, TB 0 None
2010-11-20 Study refocuses on rare group of neutralizing antibodies against HIV 0 None
2010-11-20 HRSA awarded $1.6M in grants to support Hepatitis C Treatment Expansion Initiative 0 None
2010-11-20 Tackling physical, mental health of prisoners would improve public health, researchers say 0 None
2010-11-20 One-third of malaria-endemic countries are complying with WHO malaria drug efficacy monitoring standards, report says 0 None
2010-11-19 U.S. falling short of its goals to improve access to clean water, sanitation worldwide, report says 0 None
2010-11-19 Toxic darts may yiled new strategies to control disease-causing pathogens 0 None
2010-11-19 Improving immune system to defend against HIV infection 0 None
2010-11-19 Experts to discuss future projections for AIDS pandemic on World Aids Day 0 None
2010-11-19 Multinational team identifies novel retinal disease gene 0 5
2010-11-19 National monitoring essential for preventing emergence of malaria drug resistance 0 None
2010-11-19 IPS explores what efforts to reduce U.S. federal deficit could mean for global health funding 0 None
2010-11-19 Study finds adverse long term health effects of E coli infection 0 None
2010-11-19 Elorac announces results of Phase III CPO solution studies for acne at Healthcare Conference in New York 0 None
2010-11-19 Cholera confirmed in Florida woman who traveled to Haiti 0 None
2010-11-19 Eisai signs statement of intent with WHO to supply medicine for treatment of lymphatic filariasis 0 None
2010-11-18 Circassia announces positive result from phase II T-cell vaccine study for house dust mite allergy 0 None
2010-11-18 Spleen cells may do more harm than good at site of spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-11-18 Despite progress in testing Americans for HIV, lack of federal/private insurance impedes expansion 0 None
2010-11-18 CDC data: Adults remain unvaccinated against preventable infectious illnesses 0 None
2010-11-18 Gen-Probe's APTIMA HPV assay effective for cervical cancer screening: FASE study 0 4
2010-11-18 New findings reveal complexities in close chemical combat waged among bacteria 0 None
2010-11-18 Medivir AB reports positive interim data on Phase 2b ASPIRE study for hepatitis C 0 None
2010-11-18 Scientists solve structure of key protein from Lassa virus 0 None
2010-11-18 Cholera case confirmed in Dominican Republic; Haitian protestors blame U.N. peacekeeping troops for cholera outbreak 0 None
2010-11-18 Inovio achieves positive results in Phase I PENNVAX-B study for HIV 0 None
2010-11-18 Researchers reveal mechanism of early-stage anthrax infection 0 1.5
2010-11-18 Statins activate bacterial-killing properties of white blood cells 0 None
2010-11-18 Vitamin C can prevent and reverse sepsis 0 None
2010-11-18 Selenium secures NIH grant to apply patented antimicrobial technology for ear infections 0 None
2010-11-17 Nanotrope assay receives U.S. patent for diagnosing influenza and viral infections 0 None
2010-11-17 Vical enters agreement with GenomIdea to develop DNA vaccine for pandemic influenza 0 None
2010-11-17 New dressing materials and plasters indicate pathological changes in the skin 0 None
2010-11-17 Duke awarded $52.8M federal grant to oversee external quality assurance programs for HIV/AIDS labs 0 None
2010-11-17 Depression linked to risky sexual behaviours among young South Africans 0 5
2010-11-17 Wave patterns formed from complex biochemical reactions can help identify diseased organs 0 None
2010-11-17 NIH awards $10 million to advance technology for painless influenza vaccine delivery patch 0 None
2010-11-17 New inhalable dry powder antibiotic may reduce TB treatment time 0 None
2010-11-17 Study reveals true effects of malaria on African generations 0 None
2010-11-17 Chimerix’s lipid-conjugated drugs reduces nephrotoxicity: Study 0 None
2010-11-17 Study suggests cross-infection with P aeruginosa occurs between CF centers in the UK and Canada 0 None
2010-11-17 UMass, PolyMedix receive Phase 2 STTR contract to conduct test on antimicrobial compounds 0 None
2010-11-17 Stratatech receives SBIR grant to develop anti-infective living human skin substitute 0 None
2010-11-16 Reuters reports on PLoS medicine series on water, sanitation 0 None
2010-11-16 New mathematical method predicts dominant strain of influenza virus 0 None
2010-11-16 National campaign to highlight significance of antibiotic resistance 0 None
2010-11-16 Researchers develop new vaccine delivery system for rotavirus infection 0 5
2010-11-16 Sen. Lugar highlights potential bioterrorism threat posed by unsecured medical facilities in East Africa 0 None
2010-11-16 New i-phone application provides instant access to HIV drug interactions 0 None
2010-11-16 NPR reports on dengue vaccine progress 0 None
2010-11-15 Teva presents QNAZE Phase III study results for SAR at ACAAI Meeting 0 5
2010-11-15 Cholera deaths in Haiti top 900; U.N. appeals for $164m to deal with outbreak that could affect 200,000 0 None
2010-11-15 NanoViricides' optimized FluCide drug candidates reduce viral load in H1N1 influenza virus study 0 None
2010-11-15 Temple University professionals focus on community viral load to combat HIV 0 None
2010-11-15 Prolonged use of cell phone increases nickel allergy 0 None
2010-11-15 Inovio third quarter total revenue decreases from $3.6 million to $1.3 million 0 None
2010-11-15 Researchers find influenza vaccines can contain allergenic components 0 None
2010-11-15 Novel light technology kills hospital superbugs 0 5
2010-11-15 WHO endorses low tech, low cost, rapid test for multi-drug resistant TB 0 None
2010-11-15 Deinobiotics project receives €1.35 million for developing novel antibiotic, antifungal compounds 0 None
2010-11-15 Report documents increase in R&D projects on developing world diseases 0 None
2010-11-15 New findings on HIV can help validate structure-based drug design approach 0 5
2010-11-15 Research on E.Coli bacteria could help develop new vaccine for urinary tract infection 0 None
2010-11-15 Immunitor completes V5 Phase IIb imm01 clinical trial enrollment for TB 0 None
2010-11-14 Pneumonia Report Card shows prevention, treatment tools not widely adopted in countries where disease kills most children 0 None
2010-11-14 U.N. agencies, Rotary International launch mass polio immunization campaign in Central Africa 0 None
2010-11-14 Australian epidemics research programme to be disbanded 0 None
2010-11-12 U-M researchers develop simple mathematical model to predict whooping cough transmission 0 None
2010-11-12 ACAAI scientific meeting to discuss pediatric allergies 0 None
2010-11-12 Scientists to present new findings from NIAID-funded research at ACAAI Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-11-12 Inovio to update HVTN 080 Phase I clinical study for HIV at HVTN Conference 0 None
2010-11-12 Alcohol damages liver, weakens immune system, slows healing, impairs bone formation, and much more 0 2
2010-11-12 Urgent action needed to prevent and treat childhood pneumonia 0 None
2010-11-12 SLIT immunotherapy effective for long-term remission of bothersome allergy symptoms 0 None
2010-11-12 Lancet series focuses on chronic diseases, development 0 None
2010-11-12 Discovery on immune system paves way to new vaccine against pneumococcal disease 0 None
2010-11-12 PenCLAHRC provides funding to support C. difficile research 0 None
2010-11-12 Aeras receives grant to develop new vaccines for TB 0 None
2010-11-12 WHO annual global TB report released 0 None
2010-11-12 Nature News examines meningitis vaccine program to roll out in Africa 0 None
2010-11-12 NexBio presents Fludase data for Influenza-Like Illness at ACAAI 2010 0 None
2010-11-11 Meridian fourth quarter net sales decrease 16% to $35.5 million 0 None
2010-11-11 G20 summit opens in Seoul; development plan announcement expected 0 None
2010-11-11 PPH uses Xenex PX-UV disinfection system to destroy microorganisms causing HAIs 0 None
2010-11-11 New insect control method can bring decline in malaria-bearing mosquitoes 0 None
2010-11-11 Colorado officials discover positive test for E. coli 0157:H7 in Mauri Gorgonzola cheese 0 None
2010-11-11 U.S. Army explores new ways to detect harmful bacteria in water 0 None
2010-11-11 Pevion announces positive results of PEV7 Phase I study for recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis 0 None
2010-11-11 TFAH's new report on flu finds higher hospitalization rates among African Americans 0 None
2010-11-11 Study investigates long-term outcome of REYATAZ/ritonavir regimens in ARV-experienced patients 0 None
2010-11-11 Portugal research groups awarded Gates Foundation grants 0 None
2010-11-11 Discovery of anti-parasitic drug mechanism could lead to new treatments for filarial diseases 0 None
2010-11-11 MqsA and MqsR protein complex can disrupt drug-resistant biofilm formation 0 None
2010-11-11 UC Riverside to design ultra-cheap sensors to fight malaria with $100,000 Gates Foundation grant 0 None
2010-11-11 Experts call for global agriculture reform to ensure food security as two rice conferences open 0 None
2010-11-11 PolyMedix receives FDA regulatory clearance for PMX-30063 IND application 0 None
2010-11-11 Guardian examines former Pres. Bush's reflection on PEPFAR in new memoir 0 None
2010-11-10 PolyMedix announces publication of defensin-mimetic compounds in Molecular Oral Microbiology 0 None
2010-11-10 Researchers find text messages to HIV patients improve adherence, health outcomes in Kenya trial 0 None
2010-11-10 Vertex to enroll additional treatment arm in telaprevir/VX-222 Phase 2 clinical trial for HCV 0 None
2010-11-10 Egrifta receives FDA approval for treatment of HIV-lipodystrophy 0 None
2010-11-10 Opinions: G20 development approach; defense of DDT for malaria control; U.S. foreign aid; human trafficking 1 None
2010-11-10 Cholera outbreak in PNG makes officials wary 0 None
2010-11-10 Fibroblast growth factor-2 stimulates periodontal regeneration: Study 0 None
2010-11-10 Preclinical data from Idera's autoimmune and inflammatory disease program presented at 74th ACR 0 None
2010-11-10 Regional workshop to discuss diarrheal disease solutions for Asia 0 None
2010-11-10 NHLBI launches new campaign to highlight common COPD symptoms 0 None
2010-11-10 Pres. Obama emphasizes U.S.-Indian partnerships to track, fight diseases 0 None
2010-11-10 Contraceptive, antiviral gel using bee venom wins 2010 Gates Foundation grant 0 None
2010-11-10 Popular antimicrobial chemicals may not be safe for human health and environment 0 5
2010-11-10 Malaria drug artesunate found more effective than quinine at preventing severe falciparum malaria deaths in children, study says 0 3
2010-11-10 Miriam Hospital receives NIH grants to improve HIV treatment for jail inmates 0 None
2010-11-10 Cholera confirmed in Haiti's capital as health ministry says outbreak has killed 544 so far 0 None
2010-11-10 Flu vaccination programs can protect employee health, save businesses money 0 None
2010-11-10 L. reuteri Prodentis effective for treating chronic periodontitis 0 5
2010-11-10 Grand Challenges Explorations projects receive new grants for tuberculosis research 0 None
2010-11-10 Only one-third of young women complete HPV regimen 0 None
2010-11-09 Cholera cases continue to rise in Haitian capital 0 None
2010-11-09 March of Dimes honors professor who linked fetal malnutrition to chronic adult disease 0 None
2010-11-09 Priaxon and Technical University Munich partner to develop anti-infective agents against infectious diseases 0 None
2010-11-09 Patented cover for stethoscopes will curb hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-11-09 Researchers examine burden of HIV and sexually transmitted diseases in China 0 None
2010-11-09 Endeca, eHealth Ontario partner to implement chronic disease management system 0 None
2010-11-09 Research demonstrates a safe method to control malaria in Africa 0 None
2010-11-09 Joint complaints attributed to breast cancer drugs not linked with inflammatory arthritis or autoimmune disease 0 None
2010-11-09 Fake antimalarial medications uncovered across Ghana 0 None
2010-11-09 UMG installs Bruker MALDI Biotyper as next generation microbial identification system 0 None
2010-11-09 Research reveals body’s defence mechanism against snail fever 0 None
2010-11-09 Researchers examine impact of gene mutation on Salmonella bacterium growth rate 0 3
2010-11-09 GBS meningitis in infants still very serious 0 None
2010-11-09 Abbott, CHAI enter agreement to provide HIV testing to infants 0 None
2010-11-09 ORVACS launches ERAMUNE 01 Phase II study to decrease HIV viral reservoirs 0 None
2010-11-09 AHF joins breakthrough research for HIV control 0 None
2010-11-09 Africare announces $1.42M grant from ExxonMobil for battle against malaria in Africa 0 None
2010-11-09 New TB-drugome may help identify protein targets for tuberculosis 0 None
2010-11-09 Advaxis collaborates with UBC to develop live attenuated Listeria vaccines 0 None
2010-11-09 Anti-TNF therapy increases risk of varicella zoster virus infections 0 None
2010-11-09 Sec. Clinton highlights importance of U.S.-Australia partnership to reduce violence against women worldwide 0 None
2010-11-09 Research reveals EBV virus infected cell manipulates cancer-producing cells 0 5
2010-11-09 NovaBay receives $244,479 QTDP grant for program to treat Impetigo 0 None
2010-11-09 AOAC approves Neogen's rapid test for Salmonella enteritidis 0 None
2010-11-08 Calypte receives $244,479 tax credit under QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-08 New Yorker examines global TB diagnostic challenges 0 None
2010-11-08 NUVO announces positive results from WF10 Phase 2 clinical trial for severe allergic rhinitis 0 None
2010-11-08 Pres. Obama, Indian PM Singh announce partnership to improve global food security 0 None
2010-11-08 TB Alliance launches three-drug combination trial for drug-sensitive and multidrug-resistant TB 0 None
2010-11-08 FDA authorizes Athersys' MultiStem Phase II clinical trial for ulcerative colitis 0 None
2010-11-08 Officials discuss HIV/AIDS in Caribbean during PANCAP meeting 0 None
2010-11-08 UC researchers receive four-year grant to study mechanism of malarial parasite replication in RBCs 0 None
2010-11-08 Scientists identify genes that enable some immune systems to halt HIV; finding could spur drug, vaccine development 0 None
2010-11-08 GeoVax receives $244,500 grant under QTDP program for HIV/AIDS vaccine development 0 None
2010-11-08 Inviragen to present data on CHIKV vaccine at ASTMH meeting 0 None
2010-11-08 AHRQ grants $34 million to prevent healthcare-associated infections 0 None
2010-11-08 Sanofi Pasteur's dengue vaccine enters phase III trial in Australia 0 None
2010-11-08 Merz to present data on Xeomin clinical studies for cervical dystonia at AAPM&R 0 None
2010-11-08 Resveratrol in grapes may help fight severe malaria: Study 0 None
2010-11-08 New malaria drug can save millions of lives: Study 0 None
2010-11-07 AiCuris to present data on AIC316 anti-HSV drug at Antivirals Congress 0 5
2010-11-07 Al Jazeera examines international trade agreement negotiations, access to generic medicines in low-income countries 0 None
2010-11-05 Tuberculosis on the rise in the UK 0 None
2010-11-04 Achillion receives $2.0 million in eight federal grants under QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Antigenics awarded $424,720 grant under QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Experts develop tools to educate people about health risks associated with global travel 0 None
2010-11-04 HPV vaccine enjoys wide support from medical and public health communities 0 None
2010-11-04 World's most clinically advanced dengue vaccine candidate enters first phase 3 clinical study 0 5
2010-11-04 FIP Annual Meeting to improve global health through advances in pharmaceutical sciences 0 None
2010-11-04 Aestus receives $244,000 grant from QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Modified sugar compound protects against world's deadliest viruses 0 None
2010-11-04 Cempra to present information on solithromycin antimalarial agent at Atlanta Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-11-04 pSivida awarded $489,000 grant under IRS Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project 0 None
2010-11-04 Cocrystal receives $733,438 in grants from QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Florida to drop 350 uninsured HIV/AIDS patients from drug program; Ore. and Wash. set up enrollment periods for children's insurance; Calif. gets federal grant to update Medicaid program 0 None
2010-11-04 Aduro receives $442,000 grant under QTDP program to support Listeria-based immunotherapy platform 0 None
2010-11-04 PolyMedix receives $488,958 grants under QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Regulus receives $488,989 grant under QTDP program 0 None
2010-11-04 Idaho seeks FDA marketing clearance for FilmArray Respiratory Panel 0 None
2010-11-03 Immune Network to complete patient enrollment in Phase 2b imm01 trial for tuberculosis 0 None
2010-11-03 Strengthening influenza vaccination programs may help states improve coverage against pandemics 0 None
2010-11-03 Scientists recommend research on bacterial vaccine to prevent influenza 0 None
2010-11-03 New global map shows distribution of sickle cell gene 0 1
2010-11-03 CR4354 antibody uses crosslinking mechanism to neutralize West Nile virus 0 None
2010-11-03 Apps Genius launches Bed Bug Alert app for Apple iPhones 0 None
2010-11-03 CONRAD receives $5 million award from USAID 0 None
2010-11-03 Avila presents results of AVL-192 preclinical studies for HCV infection at AASLD Meeting 0 None
2010-11-03 Clinton highlights U.S. commitment to strengthening health systems, food security in Cambodia during Asia-Pacific tour 0 None
2010-11-03 Tests show Haitian cholera strains match ones from South Asia, CDC says 0 None
2010-11-03 GenMark receives non-exclusive license to Innogenetics' HCV genotyping patent estate 0 None
2010-11-03 Patients with advanced oropharyngeal cancer caused by HPV have better chances of survival 0 None
2010-11-03 Study shows Lactobacillus reuteri bacteria promotes health 0 None
2010-11-03 Inviragen receives two grants to develop dengue and chikungunya vaccines 0 None
2010-11-03 Combining telaprevir regimen with standard therapy improves SVR rate in hepatitis C 0 3.5
2010-11-02 Virus fighting just got a new boost 0 None
2010-11-02 Advanced Life Sciences enters CRADA for Restanza with Walter Reed Army Institute of Research 0 None
2010-11-02 Inhibitex to present INX-189 data for HCV infections at AASLD Meeting 0 None
2010-11-02 VaxInnate’s prototype flu vaccine named as Top 10 Infectious Diseases Projects to Watch in 2011 0 None
2010-11-02 Vacuum cleaner with UV technology effective at reducing carpet's surface microbes 0 None
2010-11-02 ADVANCE Phase 3 study confirms clinical benefits of telaprevir regimen in patients with HCV infection 0 None
2010-11-02 Boceprevir combinational therapy improves SVR rate in patients with HCV genotype 1 0 None
2010-11-02 PPACA program provides $733,438 grant to Inovio 0 1
2010-11-02 Kenya first of four countries to launch UNICEF, partners initiative aimed at PMTCT of HIV 0 None
2010-11-02 AGD encourages diabetic patients to pay attention to oral health 0 None
2010-11-02 WHO Director-General in Pakistan to monitor flood relief, polio vaccinations 0 None
2010-11-02 White House Health Advisor Emanuel visits U.S. government-funded health programs during 3-nation African trip 0 None
2010-11-02 IRIN examines debate over malaria control versus eradication 0 None
2010-11-02 H. pylori infection reduces severity of Salmonella-induced colitis: Research 0 None
2010-11-01 Valeant, Kadmon enter strategic agreement for taribavirin and ribavirin 0 None
2010-11-01 Lab study shows nanoviricide drug candidate improves survival rate in influenza viral infection 0 None
2010-11-01 Medicago receives Health Canada clearance for Phase II clinical trial of H5N1 Avian Influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-11-01 Inhibitex announces initiation of INX-189 Phase 1b clinical trial for HCV infection 0 5
2010-11-01 Vertex reports superior SVR rates with telaprevir-based combination therapy in Phase 3 studies for hepatitis C 0 None
2010-11-01 Medivir's partner Tibotec reports Week 24 interim results from TMC435 Phase 2b study in HCV 0 None
2010-11-01 Merck's boceprevir improves SVR rate in adults with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection 0 None
2010-11-01 Race of donor may affect recurrent hepatitis C in patients after liver transplantation: Study 0 None
2010-11-01 Consumption of peanut during pregnancy may increase risk of allergy in infants: Study 0 None
2010-11-01 Study determines long-term clinical outcome of patients posttransplant after anitviral therapy 0 None
2010-11-01 Boehringer to present data of SOUND-C1 Phase Ib study for HCV treatment at AASLD Meeting 0 None
2010-11-01 Idera presents IMO-2125 Phase 1 clinical trial data for HCV infection at AASLD Meeting 0 None
2010-11-01 Scientists use electron microscopes to study mechanism of perforin protein to punch holes in rogue cells 0 None
2010-11-01 Tibotec to present Week-24 interim analysis of PILLAR study for chronic HCV treatment at AASLD Meeting 0 None
2010-11-01 Gilead to present data of two Phase III trials evaluating Viread efficacy for HBV infection at The Liver Meeting 2010 0 3
2010-11-01 Gilead presents Phase IIa data for HCV therapy at The Liver Meeting 2010 0 None
2010-11-01 Anadys presents data of ANA598 for hepatitis C treatment at AASLD Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-31 Killer malaria to disappear in 10-15 years: Experts 0 None
2010-10-30 Progress made in universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care under threat 0 None
2010-10-30 Rite Aid to host flu shot clinics at nationwide pharmacies 0 None
2010-10-30 New nanoparticle deodorant has antibacterial and anti-odor properties 0 None
2010-10-30 Presidio to present PPI-461 data for HCV infection at AASLD meeting 0 None
2010-10-30 New MBP solution helps provide lifesaving HIV-prevention medications to mothers and babies 0 None
2010-10-30 Cipher announces completion of patient enrolment in CIP-ISOTRETINOIN Phase III study for nodular acne 0 None
2010-10-30 FDA approves Teflaro for treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia 0 None
2010-10-30 Researchers to investigate new drugs for parasitic disease 0 None
2010-10-30 Lancet series examines malaria eradication goal 0 None
2010-10-30 Teflaro receives FDA approval for treatment of bacterial infections 0 None
2010-10-30 New shuttlte program helps probe spaceflight-induced immune-system impairment 0 None
2010-10-30 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-10-29 Mathematical models and maps to eliminate malaria 0 None
2010-10-29 Phytonutrient Report says Americans do not consume enough fruits and vegetables 0 None
2010-10-29 T.J. Martell Foundation celebrates 35th Annual Awards Gala to raise funds for cancer and AIDS research 0 None
2010-10-29 China CDC signs collaborative agreement with Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 0 None
2010-10-29 Scientists develop new method to analyze early detection of virus 0 None
2010-10-29 Scientists identify potential new treatment for Nipah and Hendra viruses 0 4
2010-10-29 CNN reports on recent uptick in cholera cases worldwide 0 None
2010-10-29 Parasitic disease inflicts damage to women's reproductive organs: Research 0 5
2010-10-29 Opinions: Defense, diplomacy, development; PMTCT in Africa; perils of DIY aid; cholera in Haiti 0 None
2010-10-28 Tenofovir gel to prevent HIV transmission nearing approval 0 1
2010-10-28 New nationwide initiative to conduct research on human immune system 0 None
2010-10-28 Pharmasset's PSI-938 phase I monotherapy trial shows positive result for HCV treatment 0 None
2010-10-28 NMA/NBNA releases new consensus report on RSV 0 None
2010-10-28 Disinfection cap dispensing 70% isopropyl alcohol effectively disinfects IV needleless connectors 1 4
2010-10-28 Abbott provides $180,000 to support recent cholera outbreak in central Haiti 0 None
2010-10-28 Cholera outbreak in Haiti shows 'slight slowing,' but experts say interventions should continue 0 None
2010-10-28 Scientists determine tertiary structure of TehA membrane protein in Haemophilus bacteria 0 2
2010-10-28 H5N1 lethality gene Replikin Count continues to rise in 2010 0 5
2010-10-28 ChemoCentryx reports one-year study results of Traficet-EN in Crohn's disease patients 0 None
2010-10-28 New findings suggest way to treat lung diseases 0 None
2010-10-28 Omnyx initiates research testing of digital pathology platform 0 5
2010-10-28 Reuters examines development progress of microbicide gel to prevent HIV 0 None
2010-10-27 Flu deaths analyzed for future lessons 0 None
2010-10-27 Cholera epidemic and political violence dogs upcoming Haiti elections 0 None
2010-10-27 Vical to present preclinical results of HSV-2 vaccine program at Keystone Symposium 0 5
2010-10-27 BioSilta releases EnPresso tablet that regulates protein production in recombinant bacteria 0 3
2010-10-27 Expert shares information on detoxification to promote better health 0 None
2010-10-27 Scripps Florida scientist receives grant from Landenberger Foundation for HIV research 0 None
2010-10-27 Halting mosquito surveillance can increase management costs of epidemics 300 times 0 None
2010-10-27 New International malaria research consortium to develop novel classes of antimalarials 0 None
2010-10-27 Study: lncRNA are involved in host response to viral infection 0 None
2010-10-27 B.C. pharmacists are authorized to administer flu shots 0 None
2010-10-27 Older adults with severe sepsis at higher risk for cognitive impairment 0 None
2010-10-27 University of Padua Professor wins Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize 0 None
2010-10-27 Sex hormones behind increased risk of destructive periodontitis in men 0 None
2010-10-27 ECSA forum kicks off Monday with discussion on effects of funding, health worker shortages on MDGS 0 None
2010-10-27 Reuters examines how harm reduction policies in Switzerland could serve as model for reducing spread of HIV/AIDS among IDUs 0 5
2010-10-27 Bivalent oral polio vaccine produces better immune response than more commonly used trivalent vaccine, study says 0 None
2010-10-27 Jamieson releases flu-fighting formula with echinacea 0 3
2010-10-27 Oncolytics presents REO 013 clinical trial data for colorectal cancer at International Symposium in Spain 0 None
2010-10-27 Long non-protein coding RNAs respond to SARS virus infection, says study 0 None
2010-10-26 PinPointe FootLaser receives FDA clearance for treatment of nail fungus 0 2
2010-10-26 Mundus studies potential for VTOL UAV against Malaria 0 None
2010-10-26 Racial disparities among children with frequent ear infections can influence access to health care resources 0 None
2010-10-26 New tools could help detect wildlife disease outbreaks 0 None
2010-10-26 MDI and Westburg enter exclusive distribution agreement for Detect-Ready MRSA panel in Benelux region 0 None
2010-10-26 Researchers find new antibiotic strategies for hibernating bugs 0 None
2010-10-26 Omeros to develop new drugs for major diseases 0 None
2010-10-26 Knowledge gaps and unjustified fear common among caregivers of children with MRSA 0 None
2010-10-26 COPD Alliance calls upon primary care clinicians to STEP forward in fight against COPD 0 None
2010-10-26 CINJ researcher receives Clinical/Basic Science Research Award 0 None
2010-10-26 Physiotherapy Associates announces affiliation with National Multiple Sclerosis Society 0 None
2010-10-26 Sanofi-aventis commences teriflunomide Phase III study in RMS patients treated with interferon beta 0 None
2010-10-26 Panel examines global food security ahead of LA Francophonie summit; Global Fund, UNAIDS call for greater cooperation among French-speaking countries 0 None
2010-10-26 Cholera epidemic in Haiti persists despite slow down in fatalities 0 None
2010-10-26 Salk discovers potential new target for MS 0 5
2010-10-26 SNP array's snapshot of Anopheles gambiae genome can help eliminate malaria 0 None
2010-10-26 Study reveals two enzymes help immune cells deploy pathogen-killing traps 0 None
2010-10-26 Pathogenic listeria tricks intestinal cells to cause sickness 0 None
2010-10-26 LigoCyte presents Phase I/II study results of NoV vaccine for gastroenteritis at IDSA Meeting 0 None
2010-10-26 Sanofi Pasteur presents Fluzone quadrivalent Phase II trial data for influenza at IDSA Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-26 Dietary intake of PUFAs associated with decreased prevalence of periodontitis 0 None
2010-10-26 Researchers investigate impact of fungal toxin on birth defects 0 None
2010-10-26 Vertex initiates OPTIMIZE Phase 3b study in patients infected with genotype 1 HCV 0 None
2010-10-25 Northern Territory reports worst mosquito plague ever 0 None
2010-10-25 Haiti cholera epidemic abates 0 None
2010-10-25 Inviragen commences Phase 1 clinical trial of DENVax dengue vaccine in Colombia 0 None
2010-10-25 FDA approves Roche's real-time PCR COBAS TaqMan HCV Test, v2.0 0 None
2010-10-25 World Vision increases response in cholera affected Haiti 0 None
2010-10-25 Immune Network enters letter of intent to acquire Immunitor oral vaccine technology 0 None
2010-10-25 Non communicable diseases will cost India USD237 billion during 2006-15 0 None
2010-10-25 Popular Mechanics recognizes three NSF-funded projects with innovation Breakthrough Awards 0 None
2010-10-25 NovaBay delivers two poster presentations on Aganocide compounds at IDSA Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-25 New synthetic population can help computational modelers to study infectious diseases 0 5
2010-10-25 Beijing CDC selects Sinovac as first priority supplier of seasonal influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-10-25 New disease map resource can reduce MRSA infection in hospitalized patients 0 None
2010-10-25 Intercell's IC43 Phase II trial against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections meets primary endpoint 0 None
2010-10-25 Incidence of KPC-producing bacteria is rising in Chicago 0 5
2010-10-25 Chimerix to present CMX001 data for viral infections at IDSA Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-25 Cholera outbreak kills 138, more than 1,500 other cases reported, Haitian health ministry officials say 0 None
2010-10-25 Vancomycin beneficial for managing patients hospitalized with cellulits 0 None
2010-10-25 Sinovac Biotech receives Drug Registration Certificate for seasonal influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-10-25 Maven Semantic updates Antiviral research database 0 3
2010-10-25 Optimer presents two fidaxomicin Phase 3 trials data for CDI infection at IDSA Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-25 Researchers find evidence that A. gambiae mosquito is evolving into two strains, could present challenges for malaria control efforts 0 None
2010-10-25 Study on H1N1 virus to be presented at IDSA annual meeting 0 None
2010-10-25 Scientists use Affymetrix custom microarray to advance malarial study 0 None
2010-10-25 New research shows flu virus with D222G mutation can cause pneumonia 0 None
2010-10-22 NCRR awards 450 Recovery Act instrumentation grants to NIH-funded scientists 0 3.5
2010-10-22 Research project on food allergy to showcase results at symposium in Nice 0 None
2010-10-22 New multi-centre trial to treat cold and flu in children 0 None
2010-10-22 Medivir reports consolidated net sales of SEK 54.7M 0 None
2010-10-22 Inspire presents data on denufosol therapy for cystic fibrosis at NACFC conference 0 3
2010-10-22 Researchers analyze drugs' efficiency on influenza A virus 0 5
2010-10-22 Paragon Bioservices awarded contract to assist USAMRIID in vaccine development efforts 0 None
2010-10-22 FDA announces new label for HIV antiviral drug Invirase 0 None
2010-10-22 Gilead announces results from Phase III clinical trial of Cayston, TIS in cystic fibrosis patients 0 5
2010-10-22 TOBI reduces mortality in patients with cystic fibrosis, Pa lung infection 0 None
2010-10-22 Researchers find new evolution of malaria-transmitting mosquito species 0 None
2010-10-22 Union Springs, BIOSAFE enter agreement to commercialize HM4100 products 0 None
2010-10-22 Morphotek receives DOD contract to support mAb therapies against pathogenic strains 0 None
2010-10-22 AiCuris’ AIC246 inhibitor treats patient with multi-organ HCMV disease 0 None
2010-10-22 NIH awards three new SBIR grants to Taiga 0 None
2010-10-22 UCLA researchers receive NIH grant to study HIV-positive men from LA County jails 0 None
2010-10-22 Clinical research scholar receives grant to promote lifestyle changes for HIV patients 0 None
2010-10-22 Malaria deaths in India 13 times higher than WHO estimate, study says 0 None
2010-10-22 Daiichi Sankyo launches Inavir inhalation powder in Japan 0 None
2010-10-21 Zyvox achieves higher clinical success rate than vancomycin in MRSA nosocomial pneumonia study 0 None
2010-10-21 BioCryst to present intravenous peramivir data for influenza treatment at IDSA meeting 0 None
2010-10-21 NBER project identifies and analyzes African successes 0 None
2010-10-21 Research identifies key regulators that control transmission of malaria parasite 0 None
2010-10-21 Scientists suggest enzyme that modifies 4-quinolones can reduce microbial infection 0 None
2010-10-21 Protein IL-37 could help treat inflammatory diseases in adults and children 0 None
2010-10-21 Researchers investigate reverse zoonosis in marine invertebrate 0 None
2010-10-21 Annual conventional Pap smear is cost effective to reduce cancer incidence and mortality 0 4
2010-10-21 Intercell and Romark announce IC41-nitazoxanide combination clinical trials for HCV 0 None
2010-10-21 LSUHSC receives NIH grant for research on cancer and infectious diseases 0 None
2010-10-21 CKI to distribute Allergy Technologies' ActiveGuard mattress liners 0 None
2010-10-21 Seven million people in Pakistan still without shelter since flooding, U.N. says 0 None
2010-10-21 West, Central African floods kill 377; situation in Benin especially worrying, U.N. says 0 None
2010-10-21 SciDev.Net examines plans for India-S. Africa HIV vaccine research project 0 None
2010-10-21 Scientists find potential Achilles Heel in JC polyomavirus 0 None
2010-10-21 Study on health effects of alcohol consumption with HIV 0 2
2010-10-21 Researchers to study effect of reovirus on cancer cells 0 None
2010-10-21 NIH awards $7 million grant to provide sustained care for HIV-positive inmates 0 None
2010-10-21 Also in Global Health News: Foreign aid in Ethiopia; Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation; Health in Myanmar; Poverty in Zambia; Rwanda's progress on MDGs; Men involved in PMTCT of HIV 0 None
2010-10-20 WILD, Sterling Technology announce partnership for Immunel, Tegricel products 0 None
2010-10-20 LANL's researcher to implement first human trial of mosaic HIV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-10-20 New sensor uses frog peptides to detect contamination in drugs, medical devices 0 None
2010-10-20 New CIMIT Accelerator program spins out HanGenix 0 None
2010-10-20 Study finds massive blood transfusion associated with severe complications 0 2.7
2010-10-20 MU researchers examine Aspergillus fumigatus to find cure for fungus, parasite 0 2.5
2010-10-20 UTHSC-Houston initiates enrollment in NanoLogix technology trial for detection of GBS in pregnant women 0 5
2010-10-20 NIAID announces four new contracts for clinical trials to address problem of antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2010-10-20 Osteoporosis drug heals bone wounds in gum disease patients 1 5
2010-10-20 CIED implantation with AIGISRx Antibacterial Envelope reduces overall infection rate 0 None
2010-10-20 Autistic children with poor diet face risk of vision loss due to vitamin B12 deficiency 0 None
2010-10-20 Opinions: Mdgs in Africa; development maintenance; U.S. efforts to eradicate polio; Global Fund commitment 0 None
2010-10-19 HIV/AIDS status grim in Australia: Experts 0 None
2010-10-19 ACG 75th Scientific Meeting to review advances in gastrointestinal research, treatment of digestive diseases 0 None
2010-10-19 Cytheris initiates ORVACS Phase II clinical trial to study HIV infection 0 None
2010-10-19 ADHA and GSK emphasize importance of proper brushing as key to maintaining oral health 0 None
2010-10-19 Government Officials, U.N. Staff meet with sex workers in Asia to examine access to HIV services 0 None
2010-10-19 New research coalition to design first human trial of mosaic HIV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-10-19 Researchers explore impact of various factors on increasing rates of Clostridium difficile infection 0 4
2010-10-19 Dengue cases in Western Pacific doubled in last 10 years; WHO says disease needs higher profile 0 None
2010-10-19 Micronics to advance PanNAT system for molecular diagnosis of infectious pathogens 0 None
2010-10-19 Scientists complete genetic blueprints for 13 different strains of Lyme disease bacteria 0 None
2010-10-19 Study finds IAP enzyme maintains normal microbial population in gastrointestinal system 0 None
2010-10-19 NeurogesX plans U.S. label expansion for Qutenza in HIV-associated neuropathy 0 None
2010-10-19 Egg allergy is no reason to avoid 2010-2011 flu vaccination 0 None
2010-10-18 The state of sexually transmissible and blood-borne infections in Australia: the 2010 Surveillance Reports 0 None
2010-10-18 The future face of HIV in Australia 0 5
2010-10-18 BARACLUDE sNDA receives FDA approval for treatment of CHB patients with decompensated liver disease 0 None
2010-10-18 Sequella to develop SQ109 further with EDCTP, LMU, and TB experts in PanACEA 0 None
2010-10-18 58% of scientists believe in surge of bedbug infestations: Survey 0 None
2010-10-18 GeoVax Labs contributes article for HIV vaccine 0 None
2010-10-18 HHS awards $4.8 million grant for Teen Prevention Education Program 0 5
2010-10-18 NanoViricides' President delivers speech at ASNM Second Annual Conference 0 None
2010-10-18 Fera Pharmaceuticals launches Garamycin Ophthalmic Ointment 0 None
2010-10-18 Alcon concludes 'proof of concept' clinical trial of NovaBay's Aganocide for viral conjunctivitis treatment 0 None
2010-10-18 Importance of handwashing highlighted through events in 80 countries 0 None
2010-10-18 UCSF professor receives National Medal of Science 0 None
2010-10-18 Study finds correlation between flu vaccination and Medicaid reimbursement rates 0 None
2010-10-18 Phase III study influences WHO to change guidelines for HIV-infected women receiving nevirapine 0 None
2010-10-18 Researchers to identify protein-recycling mechanism of TB bacteria 0 None
2010-10-18 Bioniche's research scientists give presentations at Modern Vaccine and Adjuvant Formulation Conference 0 3
2010-10-18 IDRI's TB vaccine protects against drug-resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2010-10-18 Three West African countries set to roll out new meningitis vaccine 0 None
2010-10-18 Research on gut flora may lead to new treatment strategies for atherosclerosis 0 None
2010-10-18 Cempra to present data on solithromycin, TAKSTA at 48th Annual Meeting in Vancouver 0 5
2010-10-18 Biogen, Elan announce clinical utility data of two-step ELISA to detect anti-JCV antibodies 0 5
2010-10-18 Royal Cornwall Hospital receives grant to study Hepatitis E 0 None
2010-10-15 Novel approach to automated detection of bacterial pathogens in food 0 None
2010-10-15 CDC: Hispanics more likely to have HIV than whites, but live longer 0 None
2010-10-15 OTIS urges pregnant women to get vaccinated against influenza 0 None
2010-10-15 Oseltamivir reduces mortality in influenza A/H5N1 patients 0 None
2010-10-15 Crosstex International introduces customized surgical masks 0 None
2010-10-15 Enrollment complete in Inhibitex's FV-100 Phase II clinical trial in shingles patients 0 None
2010-10-15 NovaBay to present two poster presentations at IDSA Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-10-15 LifeBridge Health reveals two ways to prevent seasonal flu 0 None
2010-10-15 Scientists to monitor effectiveness of Streptococcus vaccine 0 None
2010-10-15 CIHR, Genome BC announce $5.4 million for microbiome research 0 None
2010-10-15 WHO Western Pacific meeting addresses immunization, TB control, women's health 0 None
2010-10-15 Issuing first report on NTDS, WHO aims for 'complete control' by 2015 0 None
2010-10-15 New insights into HIV infection process may allow antiviral drug development 0 None
2010-10-15 Administering ondansetron drug to children is economically advantageous 0 None
2010-10-15 Study finds vaccination rates in decline for children covered by private health plans 0 None
2010-10-15 FibroGen announces initiation of FG-3019 phase 2 study for reversing liver fibrosis 0 5
2010-10-15 NIH awards two new grants to develop Avidocin platform 0 None
2010-10-15 SAMHSA awards grants to provide integrated substance abuse and HIV/AIDS prevention services 0 None
2010-10-15 Researchers study bacterial ecosystem to optimize women's health 0 None
2010-10-15 Reuters examines experts' concerns about global polio eradication effort 0 None
2010-10-14 28% of health care workers in 'work risk' category will not get flu vaccine 0 None
2010-10-14 New filtering technology kills disease-causing bacteria without clogging 0 None
2010-10-14 Loyola announces 36-hour drill to test response to flu outbreak 0 None
2010-10-14 Study confirms long term survival benefit of ELAD bioartificial liver support system in Chinese ACLF patients 0 None
2010-10-14 News outlets report on sessions at World Health Summit 0 None
2010-10-14 West African cholera epidemic exacerbated by flooding; more than 1,800 deaths reported 0 None
2010-10-14 Scientists identify environmental conditions that could enable H5N1 bird flu virus to survive 0 None
2010-10-14 Researchers determine genetic blueprint of 13 strains of Lyme disease causing bacteria 0 None
2010-10-14 Federal guidance aims to reduce misuse of synthetic DNA to create dangerous organisms 0 None
2010-10-14 World's third rectal microbicide trial launched in Pittsburgh 0 None
2010-10-14 GSK to expand donation of albendazole medicine to treat children with STH risk 0 None
2010-10-14 Stop TB Partnership launches Global Plan to Stop TB 2011-2015 0 None
2010-10-14 Scientists unveil quality control mechanism of immune system to destroy pathogens 0 None
2010-10-14 NIH awards grant to Bavarian to advance early research in filoviruses 0 None
2010-10-13 Medicago and PATH partner on development of broad coverage influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-10-13 TrovaGene receives patent for diagnosis and monitoring of pathogenic infection 0 None
2010-10-13 Detect-Ready MRSA assay receives first independent validation 0 None
2010-10-13 Food allergies are becoming more common in U.S. children 0 None
2010-10-13 New global plan for elimination of TB 0 None
2010-10-13 ViiV Healthcare to expand Patient Assistance Program 0 None
2010-10-13 $1.5 million DOD award allows U-M scientists to pursue new application for nanoemulsion technology 0 None
2010-10-13 IV needleless connectors suppress bacteria that cause CRBSI infection 0 None
2010-10-13 LifeWise improves access to common immunizations at pharmacies 0 None
2010-10-13 Ocular Therapeutix completes Proof of Principle clinical study with moxifloxacin punctum plug 0 None
2010-10-13 New evidence supports possible link between XMRV and prostate cancer 0 None
2010-10-13 Infection during pregnancy linked to increased risk for neurodevelopmental disorders in fetus 0 None
2010-10-13 DoD awards $1.5 million grant to study nanoemulsion-based therapies for preventing burn wound infections 0 None
2010-10-13 MTN-007 phase trial evaluates vaginal microbicide to prevent rectal transmission of HIV 0 None
2010-10-13 Officials discuss leadership, donor commitments, eliminating leprosy at start of WHO Western Pacific Region Committee Session 0 None
2010-10-13 HSV1716 clinical trial for childhood cancer receives FDA grant 0 None
2010-10-13 CSL to distribute Cerus' INTERCEPT Blood System in Australia, New Zealand 0 None
2010-10-13 Auxilium receives USPTO patent for XIAFLEX product 0 None
2010-10-13 QIAGEN, Abbott enter agreement to strengthen testing menus for automated in-vitro diagnostic applications 0 None
2010-10-12 Elsevier, ASIP to publish The American Journal of Pathology 0 None
2010-10-12 Mobile outreach program by sex workers provides key link to health, support services 0 None
2010-10-12 Older people who do not get vaccinated rely on indigenous health practices 0 None
2010-10-12 Researchers investigate 'friendly bacteria' to kill bone cancer cells 0 5
2010-10-12 WHO Western Pacific meeting to address maternal health, rise in dengue 0 None
2010-10-12 Invasive plants increase risk of tick-borne disease in suburbs as well 0 None
2010-10-12 Loyola continues mandatory employee flu-vaccination policy for second straight year 0 None
2010-10-12 HCMV infection may help promote intestinal cancer 0 None
2010-10-12 Researchers investigate mechanism of immune system to decipher gut-dwelling worms 0 None
2010-10-11 Financing HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment could cost $400B-$700B over 20 years 0 None
2010-10-11 Researchers develop new approach to treat inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2010-10-11 VBI researchers receive grant to study immune responses to gut pathogens 0 None
2010-10-11 BiondVax commences Multimeric-001 flu vaccine Phase IIa clinical study 0 None
2010-10-11 'Achilles heel' for HCV infection 0 None
2010-10-11 HHS awards Sanofi Pasteur 3-year, $56.94M egg supply contract for pandemic vaccine preparedness 0 None
2010-10-11 Scientists proves Yersinia pestis as causative agent for Black Death epidemics in European continent 0 None
2010-10-11 Research reveals that fragrances can cause contact allergy 0 None
2010-10-11 Flu season looking 'typical,' CDC says 1 3
2010-10-11 Study finds inconsistencies in methods to identify CA-BSI infection in pediatric patients 0 None
2010-10-11 Researchers find new surface adaptation mechanism of biofilm-forming pathogen 0 None
2010-10-11 Researchers determine genetic structures of bacteria that cause Lyme disease 0 None
2010-10-11 IntegenX receives DTRA contract to develop ISS system for rapid detection of emerging pathogens 0 None
2010-10-11 Opinions: Learning to live with malaria; U.S. food aid policy; foreign aid reform 0 None
2010-10-10 “Black Death” of the Middle ages blamed on bacteria 0 2
2010-10-08 Knowledge about ecology of disease limits spread of infection 0 None
2010-10-08 Reverby writes commentary for Bioethics Forum on syphilis study 0 None
2010-10-08 HHS, PEPFAR to invest $130 million to transform African medical education 0 None
2010-10-08 Biologists determine three-dimensional structure of molecule involved in HIV, cancer 0 None
2010-10-08 Suneva Medical publishes Artefill data for treatment of atrophic acne scars 0 None
2010-10-08 Phase I study of Shigella dysenteriae bioconjugate vaccine meets primary, secondary endpoints 0 None
2010-10-08 MRSA pathogen influences U.S. physician drug selection for treating skin structure infections 0 None
2010-10-08 Spanish mothers more concerned about the safety of childhood vaccines 0 None
2010-10-08 CDC issues new universal influenza vaccination recommendation for all Americans 0 None
2010-10-08 IV ibuprofen effective in reducing fever in hospitalized patients 0 1
2010-10-08 Dengue fever spreads in Asia, WHO warns 2.5B people at risk 0 None
2010-10-08 Scientists engineer bacterial cell wall with small molecules to combat diseases 0 4
2010-10-08 Tight finances creates competition among AIDS researchers 0 None
2010-10-08 VentiRx announces VTX-1463 trial results for allergic rhinitis treatment 0 None
2010-10-08 NIAID announces three new contracts to fund research on dengue, anthrax vaccines 0 None
2010-10-08 International scientific conference explores new approaches to prevent infectious diseases 0 None
2010-10-08 Inviragen, PharmaJet awarded NIAID contract to develop needle-free, easy to administer dengue vaccine 0 None
2010-10-08 Increased global attention, research needs to be given to stroke prevention: UEA 0 None
2010-10-08 NIAID awards $6.25M to Profectus to optimize portfolio of genetic adjuvants 0 None
2010-10-08 FDA files complaint for permanent injunction against Brooklyn Juice Company 0 None
2010-10-08 CQ Healthbeat examines HIV prevention research funding 0 None
2010-10-08 HIV/AIDS needs more funding: Report 0 None
2010-10-08 Mass. attorney general recommends approval of Caritas sale; Calif. will require students to get whooping cough vaccine 0 None
2010-10-07 Researchers develop algorithm to integrate genomic and metabolic data 0 None
2010-10-07 GeoVax receives US Patent for pGA series of plasmids 0 None
2010-10-07 Researchers unveil clues to combat enteritis in humans 0 None
2010-10-07 Vical to manufacture pDNA vaccines against HIV 0 None
2010-10-07 Privigen IVIg therapy effective for primary, secondary immunodeficiencies: Study 0 None
2010-10-07 Study explains importance of identifying global pandemic risk factors to predict spread of diseases 0 None
2010-10-07 Donors pledge nearly $12b for Global Fund, missing lowest funding target 0 None
2010-10-07 VAP bundle helps eliminate hospital-acquired infection 0 None
2010-10-07 HHS partners with PEPFAR to invest $130M for African medical education 0 None
2010-10-07 Trekkers and climbers face high risk for Acute Mountain Sickness 0 None
2010-10-07 Scientists develop first screening method to identify river blindness disease 0 None
2010-10-07 Progenics receives NIH grant to develop novel monoclonal antibodies to treat C. difficile infection 0 None
2010-10-06 launches Italian version of cognitive training service 2 5
2010-10-06 WHO Eastern Mediterranean meeting opens in Cairo 0 None
2010-10-06 ISTA Pharmaceuticals announces Phase 1/2 clinical study results of bepotastine besilate nasal spray 0 None
2010-10-06 Research to focus on effective use of artemisinin stocks for malaria 0 None
2010-10-06 Miller-Mccune examines impact of limited access to schistosomiasis drug in Africa 0 None
2010-10-06 RDI launches HIV-TRePS system to predict patients’ response to HIV drugs 0 None
2010-10-06 AHF applauds Obama administration for reasserting U.S. leadership in contributions to fight global AIDS 0 1
2010-10-06 Global health fund to get big boost from U.S. 0 None
2010-10-06 Chevron Corporation raises $25 million for Global Fund 0 None
2010-10-06 Amino acid mixture increases survival in mice 0 5
2010-10-06 Profectus BioSciences awarded $3.1M Fast Track SBIR grant to develop prophylactic vaccine against HIV 0 None
2010-10-06 Altravax receives two SBIR grants for antibody-inducing vaccines research on HIV-1 0 None
2010-10-06 New approach method could simplify study and treatment of human diseases 0 None
2010-10-06 Isogenica, NovaBiotics to accelerate the development of peptide anti-infective technology 0 None
2010-10-05 Liquidia commences dosing in LIQ-001 Phase 1 trial for seasonal influenza 0 None
2010-10-05 Tris Pharma receives FDA final approval for generic Tussionex ANDA 0 None
2010-10-05 FDA grants Matrix tentative approval under PEPFAR for Atazanavir Sulfate Capsules ANDA 0 None
2010-10-05 Data shows Take Care Clinics’ quality of care exceeds national benchmarks 0 None
2010-10-05 EU called upon to tackle problem of chronic non-communicable diseases 0 None
2010-10-05 FMCNA offers annual flu vaccine to patients and clinical staff 0 None
2010-10-05 Dangers of not vaccinating children 0 5
2010-10-05 NIH awards $4 million grant to develop novel genetic strategy for combating tuberculosis 0 None
2010-10-05 Researchers develop pioneering method to identify lytic enzymes for optimum bacteria killing characteristics 0 None
2010-10-05 cobas TaqScreen DPX Test now available with CE Mark: Roche 0 None
2010-10-05 Researchers call for sustained funding to move HIV vaccine R&D ahead 0 None
2010-10-05 Maternal influenza vaccination prevents flu in infants 0 1
2010-10-05 HGS receives Complete Response Letter from FDA for ZALBIN drug 0 None
2010-10-05 Ceremed awarded NIH SBIR grant to develop soluble carrier for topical delivery of antibiotic Vancomycin 0 None
2010-10-05 Global malaria control funding has gone up significantly since 2007, but funding shortfall remains, study says 0 None
2010-10-05 Media examines PEPFAR hearing, calls for more HIV funding ahead of Global Fund replenishment meeting 0 None
2010-10-05 African leaders to meet in Zambia to discuss country responses to HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-10-05 CPS recommends all Canadian babies should be vaccinated against rotavirus 0 None
2010-10-05 Aeras Global receives FDA grant to develop biomarkers for TB vaccine 0 None
2010-10-05 FDA awards $2.9 million to support tuberculosis research projects 0 None
2010-10-05 Opinions: MDGs; Obama's development policy; PEPFAR in Uganda 0 None
2010-10-04 BioRelix, Merck enter research collaboration to identify new antibacterial drug candidates 0 None
2010-10-04 Merck's boceprevir Phase III studies for HCV to be presented at 61st AASLD 1 None
2010-10-04 Study demonstrates potential of nontoxic envelope proteins as an alternative to pseudotype lentiviral vectors 0 None
2010-10-04 $3.4M grant for study to distinguish bacterial infections from viral infections in infants with fevers 0 None
2010-10-04 UCI awarded $10M grant to explore ways of preventing staph infections in people harboring MRSA bacteria 0 None
2010-10-04 Chronic infection with S. maltophilia bacterium may impact cystic fibrosis progression: Study 0 None
2010-10-04 Food allergies may contribute to asthma attacks: Study 0 None
2010-10-04 NIH announces it will share IP rights to some AIDS drugs in UNITAID Patent Pool 0 None
2010-10-04 Researchers examine new genes to control mosquito-borne diseases 0 None
2010-10-04 Research on immune system paves way to combat mother-to-infant HIV transmission 0 None
2010-10-04 Media outlets look ahead to next week's Global Fund replenishment meeting 0 None
2010-10-04 WHO says polio outbreak in Angola must be stopped to avoid 'international consequences' 0 None
2010-10-04 Study on immune system activation may help develop new drugs for infections 0 None
2010-10-04 Scientists identify a new way to cure food allergies 0 None
2010-10-04 Suspected hand, foot and mouth disease on Denver flight 0 None
2010-10-04 Efforts against drug-resistant malaria along Thai-Cambodian border show progress, but more 'aggressive' approach needed, health officials say 0 None
2010-10-03 Scientist discovers novel pathogen from Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex 0 None
2010-10-03 Bristol-Myers Squibb to present multiple compounds’ data at AASLD annual meeting 0 None
2010-10-03 Scientists find new replicating mechanism of Salmonella bacteria 0 None
2010-10-01 GSA urges treatment of sepsis as a medical emergency 0 None
2010-10-01 Healthy respect for flu this season 0 None
2010-10-01 FDA grants Emergent Fast Track Designation for AVP-21D9 anthrax monoclonal antibody development program 0 None
2010-10-01 New method for detecting spores of non-proteolytic Clostridium botulinum 0 5
2010-10-01 GHI won't compromise PEPFAR, Global AIDS Coordinator says at House Foreign Affairs' Committee hearing 0 None
2010-10-01 Achillion initiates ACH-1625 Phase II dosing for HCV infection 0 None
2010-10-01 Antiretroviral therapy does not reduce risk of HIV transmission 0 2
2010-10-01 Health Canada approves Meridian Bioscience's illumigene C. difficile molecular amplification assay 0 None
2010-10-01 HIV/AIDS researchers, government officials track progress, forecast challenges for HIV vaccine development 0 None
2010-10-01 Albert Einstein College of Medicine receives grant to study role of proteins in health and disease 0 None
2010-10-01 Experts provide information on H1N1 and seasonal flu at Johns Hopkins hospital 0 None
2010-10-01 BioVigil system can improve hand sanitizer usage 0 None
2010-09-30 NIH awards Polymedix $986,000 to develop defensin mimetic antimicrobial compounds for oral candidiasis 0 None
2010-09-30 'Intraluminal protection' IV needleless connector more effective in preventing CLABSIs: Study 0 None
2010-09-30 NIH grants for UNC investigators to study HIV/AIDS prevention methods 0 None
2010-09-30 Aethlon Medical engages Fabiani & Company to assist in establishment of federal partnerships 0 None
2010-09-30 Volunteers, families in IL, IN, NY, and PA unite to raise money and awareness about pulmonary fibrosis 0 None
2010-09-30 Children with eczema at greater risk of developing asthma and food allergies 0 None
2010-09-30 Discovery suggest a new direction for designing vaccines for rare HIV infection 0 None
2010-09-30 NIH awards $3.1 million to further fund Inovio's universal SynCon flu vaccine development 0 None
2010-09-30 Circassia announces advancement in T-cell allergy vaccines development 0 None
2010-09-30 ASU receives grant to unravel membrane proteins in host-pathogen interaction 0 None
2010-09-30 Malaria experts focus on RTS, S as Malaria Vaccines for the World Conference begins 0 None
2010-09-30 Research shows dexamethasone treatment effective for bacterial meningitis 0 None
2010-09-30 Santarus, Cosmo announce positive results from budesonide MMX Phase III study in ulcerative colitis 0 None
2010-09-30 U.N. agencies' report examines global progress in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-09-30 Researchers develop genetic screening method to identify drug-resistant HCV strains 0 None
2010-09-30 Precautionary guidelines on flu vaccine safety for allergic children 0 None
2010-09-30 Austrian AGES approves Baxter's PREFLUCEL vaccine for seasonal influenza 0 5
2010-09-30 Opinions: U.S. aid to Pakistan; MDGS; GHI and Global Fund 0 None
2010-09-30 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals publishes ALN-RSV01 Phase IIa study results 0 None
2010-09-29 HIV AIDS drugs’ universal access dream remains improbable: Report 0 None
2010-09-29 Swine flu no longer a threat to Americans: Report 0 None
2010-09-29 Malaria vaccine close to reality 0 5
2010-09-29 NIAID study utilizes Biojector B2000 system to explore syringe, needle benefits 0 None
2010-09-29 Quick-Med to present abstracts on antimicrobial technologies at Clinical Symposium 0 None
2010-09-29 BD Diagnostics, Bruker Daltonics collaborate to promote clinical microbiology 0 None
2010-09-29 Quidel receives FDA clearance for QuickVue RSV 10 immunoassay test 0 None
2010-09-29 NIH trial selects Inovio's PENNVAX-G DNA vaccine candidate to evaluate HIV-1 prevalent 0 None
2010-09-29 Significant progress made universally in increasing access to HIV/AIDS services: Report 0 None
2010-09-29 Report shows continuing progress in scaling up global HIV/AIDS interventions 0 None
2010-09-29 Advanced Dermatology and Ameriderm enters partnership with DermaGenoma for new acne screening test 0 None
2010-09-29 Outbreak of whooping cough mirrors challenges in developing world, global health official says 0 None
2010-09-29 MRSA survivors to share experience at World MRSA Day kickoff event 0 None
2010-09-29 Malaria vaccine development meeting begins in Washington 0 None
2010-09-29 CAP cells produce high virus titers upon influenza strain infection 0 None
2010-09-29 HIV care providers call Senate leaders to support Pennsylvania Legislation on HIV testing 0 None
2010-09-29 New topical microbicide gel can prevent HIV transmission 1 1
2010-09-29 Teens who experience manic phase of bipolar disorder more likely to engage in high risk sexual behaviors 0 None
2010-09-29 Researchers unveil mechanism of candida infections 0 None
2010-09-29 People with pet allergies develop ragweed allergy symptoms: Research 0 None
2010-09-29 Early initiation of ART may prevent immune system damage in HIV patients: Study 0 None
2010-09-29 Tamir's compounds perform better than Ganciclovir for Cytomegalovirus disease: Study 0 None
2010-09-29 FDA issues warning letters to three companies for claiming plaque removal by mouth rinse products 0 None
2010-09-29 RV262 Phase I study launched to evaluate DNA prime/MVA vector boost vaccine regimen for HIV 0 None
2010-09-29 Scientists to identify microbial risk predictors for preterm birth 0 None
2010-09-29 NIH grants Akonni $3M for development of multi-drug resistant/extensively drug-resistant genotyping test 0 None
2010-09-28 PolyMedix begins PMX-30063 Phase 2 clinical trial for bacterial infections 0 None
2010-09-28 Oncolytics Biotech receives patent for modified reovirus variant 0 None
2010-09-28 Portable humidifiers may reduce airborne influenza virus: Study 0 None
2010-09-28 Cintas’s new white paper offers EVS tips to reduce hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-09-28 Researchers use biological weapon to fight salmon parasite 0 None
2010-09-28 Mucosis collaborates with PATH to pursue use of Mimopath technology in diarrhea vaccines 0 None
2010-09-28 Computer simulations show low prevalence of TB increases MDR-TB risk 0 None
2010-09-28 NPL, Orla receives fund to improve detection methods for TB 0 None
2010-09-28 Opinions: U.S. food aid; MDGs; Contraceptive access, technology; U.S. AIDS funding; Foreign assistance reform 0 None
2010-09-28 MDG summit: Funding the Global Fund; Arab world's 'own challenges' 0 None
2010-09-28 AASLD, TFAH report calls for action to help identify Americans living with HBV, HCV 0 None
2010-09-28 IAVI investigators awarded grant to examine antibodies that neutralize HIV virus 0 None
2010-09-28 Novel therapies for HCV treatment can precipitate several changes: Report 0 None
2010-09-28 BMC physicians receive $3M NIH grant to identify TB biomarkers 0 None
2010-09-27 BMC physicians to lead international research collaboration to curb infectious diseases 0 None
2010-09-27 Condoms can prevent transmission of herpes simplex virus 2: Study 0 None
2010-09-27 GBS pathogen suppresses immune cell function in newborn infants: Research 0 None
2010-09-27 HHS Secretary announces $30M to expand HIV prevention efforts under President's NHAS 0 None
2010-09-27 Researchers find daycare increases chronic lung disease in children 0 None
2010-09-27 HHS announces grants to support public health programs 0 None
2010-09-27 ARTES acquires ANAVAX virus-like particle technology from Select Vaccines 0 None
2010-09-27 Entellus Medical announces Clinic versus OR study results for chronic sinusitis 0 None
2010-09-27 Media outlets examine reaction to MDGS summit 0 None
2010-09-27 CDC: One in five gay men HIV-positive 0 None
2010-09-27 Many gay American men unaware of HIV status: CDC report 0 None
2010-09-27 Study finds inconsistent surveillance method for CA-BSI infections 0 5
2010-09-27 U.S. Department of State joins 'Together for Girls' to end sexual violence 0 None
2010-09-27 AHF issues call for action against cuts in AIDS funding 1 None
2010-09-27 FDA approves OZURDEX implant for uveitis treatment 0 None
2010-09-26 WA teenage death related to swine flu 0 1
2010-09-24 Key pathway used by malaria parasite to infect human cells identified 0 None
2010-09-24 Enobia announces positive results from ENB-0040 Phase II juvenile clinical trial for hypophosphatasia 1 None
2010-09-24 Gore completes enrollment in study of VIABAHN Endoprosthesis with Heparin Bioactive Surface 0 None
2010-09-24 3M announces series of educational events to combat healthcare-associated infections 0 None
2010-09-24 Global leaders announce new commitments to accelerate progress towards ending malaria deaths 0 None
2010-09-24 Eastmont Community Center launches new adolescent immunization awareness initiative 0 None
2010-09-24 New opportunity for hospitals to improve CA-BSI surveillance 0 None
2010-09-24 NIH awards grants to treat HIV/AIDS in criminal justice system 0 None
2010-09-24 Legislation to help speed research for cystic fibrosis and other rare diseases 0 None
2010-09-24 HIV-infected African Americans likely to develop kidney failure: Study 0 None
2010-09-24 Cerus receives $1.4 million to support development of INTERCEPT red blood cell system 0 None
2010-09-24 Past exposure to pathogens leads to disease resistance spreading through populations 0 None
2010-09-24 Study: Non-stick coating substance in semen reduces HIV transmission 0 None
2010-09-24 Researchers discover molecular signature to predict TB infection 0 None
2010-09-24 ASTMH recommends FDA to include neglected infections of poverty in orphan classification 0 None
2010-09-24 New website offers real-life case studies and immunology breakthroughs on HIV 0 None
2010-09-24 Researchers identify mechanism that makes bacteria to resist antibiotics 0 None
2010-09-24 AJMS journal provides research update on new infectious pathogens 0 None
2010-09-24 Swine flu making a come back 0 None
2010-09-24 BioSeek signs two-year agreement with Cellzome 0 None
2010-09-23 Teleflex launches Gibeck Humid-Flo Passive Humidification Kit for Ventilator Associated Pneumonia risk reduction 0 None
2010-09-23 LSTM technique detects insecticide resistance in malaria-carrying mosquito 0 None
2010-09-23 Raltegravir could be valid target against all Herpesviridae 0 5
2010-09-23 Antibacterial ingredient in soap becomes guiding light for future development of drugs for toxoplasmosis 0 None
2010-09-23 Asuragen announces results of study evaluating RNA-based assay for detection of common NPM1 mutations 0 5
2010-09-23 Vaxonco initiates Phase I clinical trial of novel DNA-based polyepitope vaccine against malaria 0 5
2010-09-23 NC State receives $1.8M defense grant to test molecule efficacy against antibiotic-resistant infections 0 None
2010-09-23 Genetic variation in taste pathway genes associated with dental caries risk 0 None
2010-09-23 Wall Street Journal reports on building epidemiological capacity in developing countries 0 None
2010-09-23 Doctors misuse antibiotics to treat patients with respiratory tract infections: Study 0 None
2010-09-23 FDA approves Roche's COBAS AmpliPrep / COBAS TaqMan HBV Test v2.0 0 4
2010-09-23 Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation to initiate clinical trial of new investigational vaccine 0 None
2010-09-23 Scientists develop humanized mouse model to study typhoid fever 0 1
2010-09-23 Researchers develop drug to eliminate disease transmission by cough 0 None
2010-09-23 Metabolon publishes biomarker validation study results for periodontal diseases 0 None
2010-09-23 Evotec AG collaborates with Almirall for ion channel validation in respiratory diseases 0 None
2010-09-23 Study may help develop preventative treatments for womb infections 0 None
2010-09-23 Weight-based taribavirin reduces anemia, increases sustained virologic response 0 None
2010-09-22 MDI and Integrated Sciences enter exclusive distribution agreement for Detect-Ready MRSA assay in Australia 0 None
2010-09-22 Nationwide Health Information Network tool to convey public health information 0 1
2010-09-22 G-CSF compound may activate virus, increases risk of infection: Research 0 5
2010-09-22 Santaris Pharma paves way to conduct clinical trial of miravirsen in patients with HVC 0 5
2010-09-22 Lilly's multidrug-resistant tuberculosis initiative honored with World Business and Development Award 0 5
2010-09-22 Prevalence of periodontal disease in US higher than originally estimated 0 3.5
2010-09-22 MIDAS researchers continue to model how H1N1 may spread 0 5
2010-09-22 Aeras and Crucell commence Phase II study of TB vaccine candidate in infants 0 5
2010-09-22 Immunization is critical to reduce child deaths 0 5
2010-09-22 Novartis' SOM230 reduces cortisol levels in Cushing's disease patients 1 5
2010-09-22 First free-standing infectious disease hospital built in US in over 50 years 0 None
2010-09-22 Clinton Global Initiative meeting kicks off, U.S. will commit to Clean Cookstove project 0 None
2010-09-22 Bali introduces mass vaccination campaign to eliminate rabies by 2012 0 None
2010-09-22 HIV infection mystery revealed 0 None
2010-09-21 Optimer submits fidaxomicin rolling NDA for treatment of Clostridium difficile infection 0 None
2010-09-21 Aethlon Medical reestablishes efforts to advance Aethlon Hemopurifier 0 5
2010-09-21 Cook Medical sponsors sessions to reduce risk of CRBSI infections 0 None
2010-09-21 Annals of Internal Medicine publishes GRACE study data on HIV therapy 0 None
2010-09-21 Researchers to develop vaccine for plague 0 None
2010-09-21 Study reveals molecular steps for pneumonia therapy 0 None
2010-09-21 International activists ask: 'Will MDG summit fail HIV-positive people?' 0 None
2010-09-21 Cook Medical expands Spectrum Turbo-Ject line of antibiotic impregnated PICCs for CRBSIs 0 None
2010-09-21 U.N. MDG summit begins; UNAIDS data shows 22 African countries see drop in new HIV infections 0 None
2010-09-21 Discovery could lead to new treatment methods for toxoplasmosis 0 None
2010-09-21 Trius and Scripps to develop antibiotics from marine biomedical sources 0 None
2010-09-21 Study suggests older people may not benefit from new tuberculosis vaccines 0 None
2010-09-21 Flu shots, heart attacks and flu prevention guidelines 0 1
2010-09-20 Dengue fever vaccine in the pipeline 0 5
2010-09-20 Gov. Paterson vetoes more rent relief for HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2010-09-20 Scientific update conference on Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases 0 None
2010-09-20 H1N1 influenza increases neurological complications in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-20 Adenovirus exposure may cause obesity in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-20 Researchers discover HIV-1 resists AZT drug 0 None
2010-09-18 CytoGenix initiates novel liner DNA technology testing on ferrets for vaccine development 0 None
2010-09-18 CDC, Epocrates educate healthcare professionals about safe injection practices 0 None
2010-09-18 Proposal by WHO to eliminate AIDS in South Africa is flawed, model shows 0 None
2010-09-18 Walgreens pharmacists in California offer immunizations that protect against pertussis 0 None
2010-09-18 Scientists develop computer model to examine genetic switch for TB dormancy 0 None
2010-09-18 Global Fund head repeats appeal for emerging countries to invest more in fight against AIDS, TB, malaria 0 None
2010-09-18 InVision-Plus connector reduces CLABSI infections: Report 0 None
2010-09-18 CMB initiates first human trial for plant-produced H1N1 influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-09-18 Researchers discover evolutionary nature of bacteria to spread chronic infectious disease 0 None
2010-09-17 Aradigm to present Phase 1 studies of inhaled liposomal ciprofloxacin at 2010 ERS Congress 0 4
2010-09-17 Females marry younger when men outnumber women: Study 0 None
2010-09-17 Researchers to develop vaginal microbicide gels to reduce HIV risk 0 None
2010-09-17 Simian immunodeficiency virus is at least 32,000 to 75,000 years old 0 None
2010-09-17 Media reporting can reduce impact of infectious disease outbreaks 0 None
2010-09-17 New anti-pathogenic drugs render MRSA harmless without killing bacteria 0 None
2010-09-17 LigoCyte to enroll 98 subjects in first clinical trial for bivalent IM norovirus vaccine 0 None
2010-09-17 Researchers identify bacteria responsible for chronic intestinal inflammation 0 None
2010-09-16 NovaBay Pharmaceuticals delivers poster presentations on Aganocide compound at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-16 Friendship paradox helps analyze social network, monitor member health to predict flu outbreak 0 5
2010-09-16 Researchers develop infected tissue model for Aganocide compounds 0 None
2010-09-16 Researchers identify mechanism to reduce pathogenic effect of bacillus bacteria 0 None
2010-09-16 PolyMedix presents defensin mimetic antibiotics data at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-16 Advanced Life Sciences participates as exhibitor in 50th ICAAC 0 5
2010-09-16 European Commission approves SmPC update for VIRAMUNE in HIV treatment 0 None
2010-09-16 Cranberry juice prevents urinary tract infections: Study 0 None
2010-09-16 Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals presents preclinical data of TP-434 antibacterial drug 0 None
2010-09-16 Researchers find NCT analogs show antimicrobial, anticoagulant activity 0 None
2010-09-16 ViroPharma presents Phase 1 study data of VP20621 at ICAAC 2010 0 None
2010-09-16 Novel Compound's NVC-422 broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent kills P. mirabilis bacteria in catheters 0 None
2010-09-16 Reuters examines conditional cash transfer programs in Latin America 0 None
2010-09-16 K.U.Leuven enters license agreement with Pfizer to commercialize anti-HIV drugs 0 None
2010-09-16 U.N. General Assembly opens 65th session with a look ahead to next week's MDG Summit 0 None
2010-09-16 FDA updates dosing recommendation for Valcyte medication 0 4
2010-09-16 Researchers investigate antimicrobial activity of Aganocide compounds against H1N1 0 None
2010-09-16 Doctors demonstrate the true impact of vaccination 0 None
2010-09-15 Waterlogic launches new Firewall water purification system 1 None
2010-09-15 Abstract on ACH-1625 accepted as late breaking poster presentation at The Liver Meeting 2010 0 None
2010-09-15 Actress joins UTHealth to establish 'John Ritter Research Program in Aortic and Vascular Diseases' 1 None
2010-09-15 AAPCHO launches campaign to raise chronic hepatitis B awareness 0 None
2010-09-15 ITS commences treatment in synthetic universal influenza vaccine Phase I trial 0 None
2010-09-15 Scientist to develop antibiotics for drug-resistant superbugs 0 4
2010-09-15 MVI agrees to provide fund for evaluating Inovio's malaria DNA vaccine candidate in non-human primates 0 None
2010-09-15 Optimer Pharmaceuticals to present fidaxomicin Phase 3 clinical trial data at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-15 RAB-1 monoclonal antibody study shows positive result for rabies 0 None
2010-09-15 Unsuccessful gum-disease treatment linked to preterm birth 0 None
2010-09-15 NIH grants award to expand Human Microbiome Project 0 None
2010-09-15 Pregnant women should get immunized against flu 0 None
2010-09-15 Atox Bio doses first subject in AB103 Phase 1 study for severe bacterial infections and sepsis 0 None
2010-09-15 Arizona State University receives grant to protect warfighters from infectious diseases 0 None
2010-09-15 CytoGenix reports positive results of CYDBA507 avian influenza vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-09-14 Dana-Farber doctor hosts live program on Twitter to discuss head and neck cancers 0 None
2010-09-14 Experts to announce new findings on Malaria control 0 None
2010-09-14 AIDS activists protest to decry Obama administration's dismal record on AIDS 0 None
2010-09-14 More adults washing hands in public restrooms 0 None
2010-09-14 Gilead Sciences announces Quad regimen Phase II clinical trial results for HIV infection treatment 0 None
2010-09-14 Gladstone Institute elects for 2010 recipient of Avant-Garde Award for HIV/AIDS Research 0 None
2010-09-14 Progenics Pharmaceuticals presents findings of humanized monoclonal antibodies against C. difficile bacterium 0 None
2010-09-14 BC-CfE study finds links between insite use, addiction treatment and stopping injection drug use 0 None
2010-09-14 Rib-X Pharmaceuticals presents positive preclinical data for delafloxacin at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-14 Excelimmune presents positive results for HRPA therapy against MRSA infections 0 None
2010-09-14 NIH awards QuantaLife $6 million to build platform for detecting MRSA infections 0 None
2010-09-14 Trius Therapeutics reports torezolid antibiotic resistance mechanism for MRSA strains 0 None
2010-09-14 Human cytomegalovirus cloned 0 4
2010-09-14 Seattle Times examines how Gates Foundation's goal to eradicate malaria is affecting research 0 None
2010-09-14 AIDS advocates call for African Governments to spend more of their own funds on health 0 None
2010-09-14 AskBio enters patent license agreement with Pfizer for HCV therapy 0 None
2010-09-14 Sanofi Pasteur files Fluzone Intradermal influenza virus vaccine sBLA with FDA 0 None
2010-09-13 High dose peretinoin reduces recurrence of HCC after surgical resection or ablation in HCV positive patients 0 None
2010-09-13 Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals presents TP-434 drug candidate clinical data 0 None
2010-09-13 Daiichi Sankyo receives marketing approval for Inavir in Japan 0 None
2010-09-13 Sebelius to discuss Obama Administration's efforts to combat AIDS epidemic in America 0 None
2010-09-13 Scientists find low levels of bacteria in fields sprayed with swine manure 0 None
2010-09-13 Researchers investigate human reovirus with chemotherapy for ovarian cancer 0 None
2010-09-13 Myconostica presents data of MycAssay for Pneumocystis detection 0 None
2010-09-13 Inovio Pharmaceuticals achieves promising results in VGX-3100 Phase I study 0 None
2010-09-13 Rib-X Pharmaceuticals presents preclinical data of radezolid drug at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-13 Catch by Gene enters agreement with C&S for HPV test kit 0 5
2010-09-13 Oral health impacts systemic diseases: Report 0 None
2010-09-13 Researchers develop mathematical framework for vaccine stockpile implications 0 None
2010-09-13 Advaxis publishes research article on Her2 antigen for Listeria vaccine 0 None
2010-09-12 Disinfectant hand gels not effective against Swine flu: Study 0 None
2010-09-12 MRSA infection hVISA linked to mortality 0 None
2010-09-10 Death and disability toll due to C. diff bacteria needs to be addressed 0 4.5
2010-09-10 395 new vaccines being developed for infectious diseases: PhRMA 2 2.2
2010-09-10 Study finds Laotian/Hmong-Americans have low survival rates for liver cancer 0 None
2010-09-10 Koronis Pharmaceuticals to present KP-1461 clinical trial data at ICAAC Conference 0 5
2010-09-10 Illinois researcher urges CDC to revisit pediatric vaccine stockpile policies 0 None
2010-09-10 Survey finds women mistreat yeast infections 0 None
2010-09-10 Summit negotiators seek to get MDGs 'back on track' 0 None
2010-09-10 Discovery on Mycobacterium tuberculosis can offer new approaches for TB prevention 0 None
2010-09-10 AAOS releases clinical practice guideline for periprosthetic joint infection diagnosis 0 None
2010-09-10 ASNM to hold annual conference on nanomedicine 0 None
2010-09-10 USPTO issues patent for Advaxis’ live Listeria HER2/neu immunotherapy 0 5
2010-09-09 56% of Australians won’t vaccinate against Swine flu: Survey 0 None
2010-09-09 Researchers discover first compound to activate enzyme telomerase in human body 2 4
2010-09-09 Scientists discover sensor in dendritic cells that recognizes HIV 0 None
2010-09-09 SDI's VaccineTrack data reports on season's flu vaccination 0 None
2010-09-09 One-third of Americans experience Hospital Acquired Infection: Xenex Healthcare survey 0 None
2010-09-09 Study shows importance of formal education in preventing spread of HIV in Africa 0 None
2010-09-09 Scientists to develop test for Mad Cow Disease detection 0 None
2010-09-09 Concerted action on antibiotic resistance discussed at Uppsala meeting 0 None
2010-09-09 Advaxis receives USPTO patent for Listeria vaccine 0 None
2010-09-09 Researchers reveal surface protein alteration mechanism of mycoplasma bacteria 0 None
2010-09-09 Multi-resistant CNS bacteria spread in Sweden hospitals 0 None
2010-09-09 Groups call for mandatory flu vaccinations for health workers 0 None
2010-09-09 NovaBay Pharmaceuticals to deliver new data on Aganocide compounds at ICAAC Conference 0 None
2010-09-09 Insulin may reduce life-threatening bacterial infections in intensive care patients 0 None
2010-09-09 Team of scientists issues HIV vaccine strategy 0 None
2010-09-09 Hemispherx Biopharma to present clinical data on XMRV retrovirus at International Workshop 0 None
2010-09-09 AIDS programs reach out to African immigrant community 0 None
2010-09-09 Opinions: U.S. commitment to Global Fund; Innovative financing; Global food security; Aid for Pakistan 0 None
2010-09-08 Shared needle at school science experiment puts students at risk 0 None
2010-09-08 AHF praises US government's increase in PEPFAR funding commitment for Uganda 0 None
2010-09-08 Emergent BioSolutions initiates Phase I clinical trial for anthrax monoclonal antibody therapeutic 0 None
2010-09-08 AVAC welcomes new Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise Scientific Strategic Plan 0 None
2010-09-08 Experts gathered for UNAIDS, WHO meeting recommend follow-up studies of ARV-containing microbicide gel start soon 0 None
2010-09-08 Data finds low risk of serious complications in 2009 H1N1 infection 0 None
2010-09-08 Risks of 'imported' measles 0 None
2010-09-08 Global warming may eliminate plague 0 None
2010-09-08 New vaccines fact sheet released by Research!America 0 None
2010-09-08 Phase 3 REALIZE study shows milestone in treatment development for hepatitis C 0 4.5
2010-09-08 Personalized reminders effective in encouraging seniors to get annual flu shots 0 None
2010-09-08 NIH announces award to improve human microbiome research 0 None
2010-09-08 Switching to nevirapine drug from PI based regimen reduces viremia in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-08 Researchers develop rapid screening test for mycotoxin detection 0 None
2010-09-08 Forest Laboratories' ceftaroline fosamil receives FDA Advisory Committee approval for CABP and cSSSI 0 None
2010-09-08 Fluctuation in PCV-7 vaccine dosing time increases pneumococcal serotype 19A strains: Study 0 None
2010-09-08 CDC ramps up production of new three-in-one flu vaccine 0 None
2010-09-08 GE Global Researchers receive award from NIH for human microbiome study 0 None
2010-09-08 BioAlliance Pharma receives European patent for acyclovir Lauriad tablets for recurrent herpes labialis 0 None
2010-09-08 Air Techniques introduces patented antimicrobial coating to ensure safe air 0 None
2010-09-07 Also in Global Health News: India's antibiotic use; Abstinence curriculum in China; Child, maternal health in India; Plumpy'nut; PEPFAR funds to Uganda 0 None
2010-09-07 AtheroMed initiates enrollment in Phoenix Atherectomy catheter trial for PAD 0 None
2010-09-07 Idenix Pharmaceuticals receives clinical hold order from FDA for IDX184, IDX320 programs 0 None
2010-09-07 miacom diagnostics presents rapid detection method for pneumonia causing pathogens 0 None
2010-09-07 IBM announces computing projects to produce clean, safe water 0 None
2010-09-07 DSM, PolyTherics enter agreement for HiPEG IFN alpha-2a product development 0 None
2010-09-07 Researchers quantify effects of drying to measure bacteria after hand wash 0 5
2010-09-07 Subset of gay community continues to contribute to HIV spread: Research 0 1
2010-09-07 Researchers discover new antibiotics in insect's brain 0 None
2010-09-07 Scientists urge government to set target effectiveness for newly approved antibiotics 0 None
2010-09-07 Study on bacteria may help to develop treatment method for osteomyelitis 0 5
2010-09-07 Research on bacterial cells may offer new hope for MRSA infection treatment 0 None
2010-09-06 Myconostica's MycAssay Aspergillus for serum granted CE marking 0 None
2010-09-06 Unpredictable food poisoning 0 None
2010-09-06 Plaque-causing bacteria increases risk of heart attack 0 1
2010-09-05 Cairns forum to discuss PNG issues 0 None
2010-09-04 Human endogenous retroviruses may provide insight evidence to HIV diagnosis 0 5
2010-09-04 Single-dose of experimental malaria drug clears parasites in mice, represents potential new class of drugs to treat malaria in humans 0 None
2010-09-04 Research provides new framework for quantifying risk of avian-borne diseases 0 None
2010-09-04 IAS urges to review guidelines for implementing HIV prevention and care 0 None
2010-09-04 VOA News examines U.S. Global Health Initiative 0 None
2010-09-04 IMF, World Bank announce increased aid measures for flood relief in Pakistan 0 None
2010-09-04 Researchers reveal new details on bacterial cannibalism 0 5
2010-09-04 Food industry, USDA criticized for recent salmonella outbreak, egg recall 0 None
2010-09-03 Researchers complete INX-189 clinical trials for Hepatitis C virus 0 5
2010-09-03 Tibotec submits MAA for investigational HIV drug TMC278 to European Medicines Agency 0 None
2010-09-03 Results of PHLawFlu conference to be presented at the European Parliament in Brussels 0 None
2010-09-03 WHO revises treatment protocols for HIV patients 0 None
2010-09-03 Hardy Diagnostics releases chemical-free AloeSafe sanitizer 0 None
2010-09-03 Commitments to global HIV/AIDS programs falter for 'first time in 15 years,' UNAIDS chief says 0 None
2010-09-03 Researchers find role of Vpr protein in HIV infection 0 None
2010-09-03 Accentus Medical signs licence agreement for Agluna anti-infective technology with Zimmer 0 None
2010-09-03 Gilead Sciences seeks MAA in Europe for fixed-dose combination of Truvada and TMC278 for HIV-1 infection 0 None
2010-09-03 NEJM publishes study on Xpert MTB/RIF test for rapid molecular detection of TB and rifampin resistance 0 5
2010-09-03 Hospital for Special Surgery achieves lower than state average rate for infections 0 None
2010-09-03 Mandatory disclosure makes hospitals work harder to prevent infections 0 None
2010-09-03 New TB diagnostic test effective in first large-scale field trial 0 None
2010-09-03 New test detects TB faster, with more accuracy than current diagnostics, study says 0 None
2010-09-03 Egg recall raises questions about FDA 0 None
2010-09-03 Researchers discover novel compound to combat drug resistant malaria 0 None
2010-09-02 New antibacterial peptide effective against infections in burn or blast wounds 0 None
2010-09-02 AHF proposes innovative solution to resolve AIDS drug crisis in Florida 0 5
2010-09-02 Lytix Biopharma granted Hungarian approval for Lytixar Phase IIa clinical trial in Gram positive skin infections 0 None
2010-09-02 HIV-infected children who receive HAART require revaccination: Researchers 0 None
2010-09-02 Inhibitex completes INX-189 Phase1a trial for HCV 0 None
2010-09-02 Unitract Tuberculin syringe clears FDA 510k market clearance 0 None
2010-09-02 WPI researchers: Cranberry juice cocktail blocks strain of S. aureus 0 None
2010-09-02 Abbott RealTime HBV assay receives marketing approval from FDA 0 None
2010-09-02 Neutralizing key toxin associated with Staph aureus bacteria reduces severity of skin and soft-tissue damage 0 None
2010-09-02 Innate immune processes sufficient for driving silicosis: Study 0 None
2010-09-02 Researchers find new fusion protein for E.coli bacterium vaccine development 0 None
2010-09-02 National Health Information Resource Center honors Interstitial Cystitis Association for special publication 0 2.5
2010-09-02 Health leaders gather to discuss WHO's work in Africa 0 None
2010-09-02 Media examine floods' impact in Pakistan 0 3
2010-09-02 Also in Global Health News: China's first HIV discrimination case; Congo mass rape; S. Sudan flooding; Kenya's population growth; Family planning in the Philippines 0 None
2010-09-01 World becoming numb to HIV/AIDS: UNAIDS executive director 1 None
2010-09-01 Report finds some donated malaria drugs are being stolen, resold In Africa 0 None
2010-08-31 Medicago included in President's report that examines drugs to prevent spread of infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-31 Mandatory influenza vaccination for healthcare personnel needed 0 1
2010-08-31 Greater clarity on legal implications of testing incapacitated patients for blood-borne viruses needed 0 None
2010-08-31 Ralphs Grocery Company to offer seasonal flu vaccine at $25 0 None
2010-08-31 Research on trypanosomes can open way for African sleeping sickness drug development 0 5
2010-08-31 Salmonella contamination drives retail sales of pasteurized shell eggs 0 None
2010-08-31 BARDA awards $27 million contract to Achaogen for antibiotic development 0 None
2010-08-31 Amino acid arginine vital in fighting infection 0 None
2010-08-31 Achaogen receives contract from BARDA for developing ACHN-490 antibiotic treatment 0 None
2010-08-30 U.N.-NGO conference on MDGs kicks off in Australia 1 None
2010-08-30 Opinions: MDG progress; Drug patents; Aid for scientific research; Avoiding food crises; Hunger in India; U.S. commitments to PEPFAR, Global Fund 0 None
2010-08-30 Also in Global Health News: GM mosquitoes; Iodine deficiency in Nepal; South African health workers strike; Novartis to build vaccine plant in Brazil; Population control in Niger 1 5
2010-08-30 Nanotherapeutics files NanoDTPA IND for treatment of radiation exposure 0 None
2010-08-30 Trius commences oral torezolid phosphate Phase 3 clinical study for ABSSSI 0 None
2010-08-30 FDA approves additional strengths of SOLODYN for inflammatory lesions treatment 0 None
2010-08-30 Children, teens need good health before the start of new school year, says medical director 0 None
2010-08-30 Cargill recalls four tons of ground beef products due to E. coli O26 recent outbreak 0 None
2010-08-30 Researchers find infectious disease proliferation in complex networks 0 3
2010-08-30 Health care-associated infections increase length of hospital stays 0 None
2010-08-30 Scientists develop microarray technology to create blood transcriptional signatures for infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-30 Scientists report frog skin contains new genera of antibiotics 0 None
2010-08-27 Cameroon rolls out emergency cholera plan as region's outbreak continues 0 None
2010-08-27 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-08-27 American features series on HIV/AIDS: Prevention Strategies, MSM, Idus 0 None
2010-08-27 H1N1 flu increases complication in children with sickle cell anemia: Study 0 None
2010-08-27 Researchers identify molecule to slow down dysfunctional immune response in hemorrhagic shock 0 None
2010-08-27 Target offers seasonal flu vaccine at $24 0 5
2010-08-27 At least 3.5M Pakistanis have no access to clean water, raising risk for waterborne diseases 0 None
2010-08-27 Researchers identify genetic risk factors of SLO, study provides insights on human nail diseases 0 5
2010-08-27 Vitamin A and beta-carotene supplements unsafe for HIV-positive women 0 None
2010-08-27 Lysozyme can protect anthrax contamination in processed foods: Study 0 None
2010-08-27 New vibration technology to reduce stubborn stomach fat 0 2
2010-08-26 Vitamin A may boost HIV excretion in breast milk: Study 0 None
2010-08-26 Aethlon Medical receives approval for Chronic HCV Infection treatment 0 None
2010-08-26 FDA accepts Sanofi Pasteur's Menactra vaccine sBLA for active immunization of infants and toddlers 0 None
2010-08-26 Pathogens can delay entry into cells to ensure their survival, say researchers 0 None
2010-08-26 Part of U.S. aid package for Pakistan will be redirected to fund flood rebuilding, USAID Administrator says 0 None
2010-08-26 Department of Health reports 2010's first human case of West Nile virus in Pennsylvania 0 None
2010-08-26 Study finds 90% of adult population of Valencia have cavities 0 None
2010-08-26 AdvanSource receives patent for Antimicrobial Polyurethane Resins to eradicate MRSA 0 None
2010-08-26 Supplementing diet with broccoli, plantain fibres prevents relapse of Crohn's disease: Study 0 None
2010-08-26 CFHR5 nephropathy linked to genetic mutation in innate immune system 0 None
2010-08-26 Researchers to test new plantain based food product to treat Crohn's disease 0 None
2010-08-26 Biogen to publish data on two-step assay for anti-JC virus antibody detection 0 5
2010-08-25 CHX reports positive results from final pivotal trial of Prevora antibacterial tooth coating for cavity prevention 0 None
2010-08-25 PTCB CPhTs to play critical role in immunization efforts at retail pharmacies nationwide 0 None
2010-08-25 Diarrhea, skin diseases increase among children in flood-affected areas of Pakistan: Survey 0 None
2010-08-25 ZymoGenetics completes enrollment in Phase 2b PEG-IFN lambda clinical trial 0 None
2010-08-25 Experts unveil preventive measures for Lyme disease 0 None
2010-08-25 Current egg recall highlights shortcomings in food safety system, sets up call for Senate action in September 0 None
2010-08-25 Informed specific consent should be sought before blood transfusion 0 None
2010-08-25 Improvement in mumps vaccine administration needed to prevent future outbreaks 0 None
2010-08-25 New TRIM5α-based treatments can knock out HIV in humans: Research 0 None
2010-08-25 Study finds measurable immunity to pandemic H1N1 virus in Norway population 0 None
2010-08-25 Survey finds women interested in human papillomavirus vaccination 0 None
2010-08-25 Parents should give their children's lunches a sugar makeover: Delta Dental Plans Association 0 None
2010-08-25 BioAlliance Pharma launches Oravig drug in the U.S. market 0 None
2010-08-25 Researchers develop high-resolution technology to visualize individual virus particles 0 None
2010-08-25 Also in Global Health News: IDUs in Kenya; Haiti recovery; Pandemic preparedness; Somalia hunger; HIV in Mozambique; Strengthening immune system against HIV 0 None
2010-08-24 Merck and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commit additional $60M to support Botswana's ACHAP 0 None
2010-08-24 Pharmasset commences dosing in PSI-7977 Phase 2b study for chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2010-08-24 As flood waters spread, international aid for Pakistan tops $800M, foreign minister says 0 None
2010-08-24 Department of Health to hold vaccination drive for whooping cough 0 None
2010-08-24 OSDD program aims to develop new drug for tuberculosis 0 None
2010-08-24 EPA selects Precision Antibody to develop monoclonal antibodies for 'Crypto' intestinal parasite 0 None
2010-08-24 National Fibromyalgia Association, RemedyMD partner to build fibromyalgia research registry 0 None
2010-08-24 LabCorp launches IL-28B gene test for HCV infection 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers develop new instrumentation to simplify testing patients for infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-24 AP reports on efforts to monitor authenticity of antimalarials, other drugs in Africa 0 None
2010-08-24 Researchers find gene sequences of MLV in chronic fatigue syndrome patients' blood samples 0 5
2010-08-24 WHO calls on countries to prevent, control spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-08-24 Pfizer's Prevenar 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine receives WHO prequalification 0 None
2010-08-23 Measles outbreak in northern NSW and Queensland 0 None
2010-08-23 Flu vaccine to be available at local pharmacies, doctor's offices 0 None
2010-08-23 Brain can act as a hiding place for HIV virus: Study 0 None
2010-08-23 New antisense drugs may help treat accidental infections: Study 0 None
2010-08-21 Cornell University experts comment on recall of 380 million eggs 0 1
2010-08-21 Hillandale Farms of Iowa voluntarily recalls shell eggs 0 None
2010-08-21 Immunization rate increases among teens: NIS report 0 None
2010-08-21 FDA issues update to nationwide Salmonella infected egg recall 0 5
2010-08-21 AHF thanks Obama for additional $5M, but says 'It isn't nearly enough' 0 None
2010-08-21 HHS unveils $1.9B strategy to better prepare for biological threats 0 None
2010-08-21 New FDA laws on egg safety would have prevented salmonella outbreak, Feds say 0 None
2010-08-21 WHO calls upon countries to be alert to antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2010-08-21 FDA warns of typhoid fever through frozen mamey fruit pulp 0 None
2010-08-21 Scientists identify compound to treat Chagas' disease 0 None
2010-08-21 Cholera outbreaks on the rise, WHO expert says 0 3
2010-08-21 CDC says teen vaccination rates up but should go higher 0 None
2010-08-21 Combination of 2 FDA approved drugs eliminate HIV infection 0 5
2010-08-21 USPTO to allow patent for Advaxis’s new vaccine technology 0 None
2010-08-21 Feds to revamp bioterrorism and flu plans 0 None
2010-08-21 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-08-20 Tips for management of COPD 0 None
2010-08-20 Study finds evidence that single-disease initiatives may compromise fragile health systems in low-income countries 0 None
2010-08-20 Research on ocean-dwelling bacterium unveils food poisoning mechanism in human 0 None
2010-08-20 NIAID's renewed 'Centers for Countermeasures Against Radiation' program to support research at 7 institutions 0 2
2010-08-20 AHF commends Sen. Bill Nelson for urging Senate colleagues to address funding shortfall in ADAP 0 None
2010-08-20 Chicago-based pasteurized eggs producer increases production following recall of salmonella-infected eggs 0 None
2010-08-20 FDA releases statement on urgent nationwide egg recall 0 None
2010-08-20 Elsevier to offer computed tomography through Mosby's Imaging Suite 0 None
2010-08-20 Enteric microbiome affects disease susceptibility, provides therapeutic target for food-borne diseases: Research 0 None
2010-08-20 Bacterial pathogens require vitamin B6 biosynthesis enzymes for virulence: Study 0 5
2010-08-20 Research marks new direction to treat Pneumocystis, inflammatory diseases 0 None
2010-08-20 Research may puzzle out HIV transmission by sexual contact 0 None
2010-08-20 Quality issue roundup: J & J revamping controls; The odds for orthopedic surgery; Automatic prescription refills and patient compliance 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists suggest combination vaccine prevents pertussis 0 None
2010-08-19 The George Washington University Professor to comment on water-borne diseases 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists produce atlas of worm infection prevalence, distribution throughout Africa 0 None
2010-08-19 General Physics to provide AAR/IP to gauge overall response to H1N1 outbreak 0 None
2010-08-19 LIJ Medical Center achieves zero central-line infection rate in SICU 0 None
2010-08-19 Study quantifies risk for gastrointestinal illness due to E. coli bacteria at inland beach 0 None
2010-08-19 Innovative approach to eliminate HIV in host by targeted killing of only HIV infected cells 0 None
2010-08-19 Montana State University offers new biomedical technologies for prevention, treatment of viral infections 0 None
2010-08-19 Study outlines recommendations for prevention, management of health epidemics 0 None
2010-08-19 World MRSA Day kick-off event in Chicago on October 1, 2010 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists suggest immunization against oncogenic herpesviruses can prevent cancer 0 None
2010-08-19 ACAAI's survival tips for ragweed allergy 0 None
2010-08-19 24% more children with progeria discovered 1 None
2010-08-19 New 'Pesticide-Induced Diseases Database' tracks published epidemiologic and real world exposure studies 0 None
2010-08-19 Fralin Life Science Institute professor receives grant from NSF to elucidate research on fungi 0 None
2010-08-19 Reuters examines measles outbreaks in Africa 0 None
2010-08-18 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Aesculap's A-Fix Spinal System 0 None
2010-08-18 Also in Global Health News: Global Fund in El Salvador; World Bank investment in Nepal; Bed nets in Africa; Ukraine caps grain exports 0 None
2010-08-18 Rush University Medical Center tests new drug therapy for West Nile fever 0 None
2010-08-18 NASN encourages parents to vaccinate their children against meningococcal disease 0 None
2010-08-18 Serious funding shortfalls jeopardize UNICEF's humanitarian operation in Pakistan 0 None
2010-08-18 World Bank to provide $900M in emergency funding for Pakistan floods, country's High Commissioner provides rough damage estimate 0 None
2010-08-18 Policies, practices concerning MRSA differ among acute-care hospitals in the U.S.: Researchers 0 None
2010-08-18 MDA awards $14.1 million in new grants to advance treatments and cures for muscle diseases 0 None
2010-08-18 ASEAN representatives participate in week-long exercise aimed at improving region's pandemic response 0 None
2010-08-18 Uniform adoption of national HIV quality performance measures needed 0 None
2010-08-18 Scientists develop rapid diagnostic test for detecting meningococcal bacteria 0 3
2010-08-18 Pharmacists in all states authorized to administer influenza vaccines 0 None
2010-08-18 Genome-wide study identifies key genetic variant associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 0 None
2010-08-18 FACES receives grant to expand care for HIV/AIDS people in Kenya 0 None
2010-08-18 Physician recommends vaccination for Meningitis before children start school 0 None
2010-08-18 Luminex donates new MAGPIX system to Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research 0 None
2010-08-18 Study deems gentamicin-collagen sponge ineffective in reducing sternal wound infections 0 None
2010-08-18 Long-term entecavir therapy suppresses HBV DNA, normalizes ALT and improves liver histology 0 None
2010-08-18 Sec. of State Clinton discusses Global Health Initiative 0 None
2010-08-18 Researchers discover sugars that fight body's natural defenses, vaccines 0 None
2010-08-17 New Superbug emphasises ill-preparedness across Europe to meet this emerging public health challenge 0 None
2010-08-17 TRI awarded RSC contract to support domestic, international clinical research programs 0 None
2010-08-17 Rice receives Defense Threat Reduction Agency grant to develop genomic test for cultivated pathogens 0 None
2010-08-17 Hepatitis C rather than Donor Risk Index is major contributor to poor graft survival in transplant patients 0 None
2010-08-17 'Heart-wrenching' Pakistan floods need more aid from international community, U.N. Secretary-General says 0 None
2010-08-17 Simple, low-cost interventions reduce most common hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-08-17 Black AIDS Institute launches BTAN program to care for Black Americans with HIV 0 None
2010-08-17 Report cards, disclosures readied or deleted on hospital infections in some states 0 None
2010-08-17 MMV joins Pool for Open Innovation against neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2010-08-17 Studies provide evidence for new approach to MRSA vaccines 0 None
2010-08-17 Intercell reports significant increase in second quarter revenue 0 None
2010-08-17 Scientists create nanoscale coating to eradicate methicillin resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-08-17 Key scientific work in Cardio3 BioSciences' C-Cure stem cell heart failure treatment published in JACC 0 5
2010-08-17 BAC, Octapharma enter licence agreement for G-CSF CaptureSelect custom affinity ligand 0 None
2010-08-17 Non-viral gene therapy delays onset of eye disease 0 None
2010-08-16 Also in Global Health News: Hunger in Guatemala; Flooding worsens Niger's food crisis; 'New Delhi' gene name concerns 0 None
2010-08-16 Liverpool scientists create new drug for malaria 0 4
2010-08-16 Alverix and BD partner to develop point of care infectious disease diagnostic assay systems 0 None
2010-08-16 NanoViricides' anti-Herpes drug candidates demonstrate significant efficacy in cell culture studies 0 None
2010-08-16 Georgetown researcher recommends more publication on chronic sinusitis 0 None
2010-08-16 Green Cross receives KFDA approval to manufacture, market i.v. peramivir: BioCryst Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2010-08-16 Opinions: PEPFAR funding; Aid in Africa; Obama, human rights 0 None
2010-08-16 Mathematical model projects potential impact of current tools fighting malaria in Africa 0 None
2010-08-13 Nearly 1100 foodborne outbreaks reported nationally in 2007: CDC analysis 0 None
2010-08-13 Activists, care providers, patients protest against Senator Nelson's silence on AIDS drug program 0 None
2010-08-13 National organization releases “Lessons from the Frontlines” report on H1N1 0 None
2010-08-13 Mount Sinai receives grant from NIH to continue research on food allergy 0 None
2010-08-13 Combination of fungi, insecticides can combat malaria mosquitoes: Research 1 None
2010-08-13 Floods: U.N. issues $459.7M appeal for Pakistan, China concerned about disease outbreaks after mudslides 0 None
2010-08-13 A*STAR's Singapore Immunology Network, Institut M-rieux and bioM-rieux partner in TB research 0 None
2010-08-13 Severe inflammatory response to initial UTI causes bladder damage: Research 0 3
2010-08-13 Exposure to immune proteins during pregnancy increases risk for schizophrenia in offspring 0 None
2010-08-13 HIV infected injection drug users likely to have kidney disease: Study 0 None
2010-08-13 Novavax announces positive results from pre-clinical toxicology study of RSV vaccine candidate 0 5
2010-08-13 WHO releases H1N1 Emergency Committee roster 0 None
2010-08-12 Superbug purportedly from Asia on the rise in UK & Australia 0 None
2010-08-12 Pharmasset receives fast track designation from FDA for PSI-7977 0 None
2010-08-12 FDA grants BioMimetic Therapeutics orphan drug designation for rhPDGF-BB in treatment of OCD 0 None
2010-08-12 VSee, Mandy Moore, Nothing But Nets, and UN Foundation partner for video townhall on malaria in Africa 0 None
2010-08-12 News outlets look at how H1N1 will inform WHO's future outbreak response 0 None
2010-08-12 Newly identified gene enabling bacterial resistance to most antibiotics found in South Asia, U.K., study finds 0 None
2010-08-12 Emergency Committee Members report on post-pandemic period of H1N1 0 None
2010-08-12 Bristol-Myers Squibb, ACTF announce enhanced agreement to support ADAPs 0 None
2010-08-12 HIV patients want docs to pay attention to other health conditions exacerbated by HIV 0 None
2010-08-12 Elsevier launches Malaria Nexus resource to benefit malaria researchers worldwide 0 None
2010-08-12 Hospital staph infection rate drops as national prevention effort steps up 0 None
2010-08-12 Human Immune Phenotyping Centers to receive NIAID grants for research 0 None
2010-08-12 AdvanDx announces European launch of CE-IVD marked GNR Traffic Light PNA FISH test 0 None
2010-08-12 Scientific research on effects of oil-eating bacteria in Gulf of Mexico waters 0 None
2010-08-12 TLV, Emergent BioSolutions form joint venture to develop broad spectrum pandemic flu vaccine 0 None
2010-08-12 Advaxis, Vibalogics to develop storage-stable formulation for live Listeria vaccines 0 None
2010-08-12 Oral sex becomes common activity among young women: Study 2 3
2010-08-12 AHF led sustained advocacy campaign leads to BMS's offer of discounts in AIDS drug pricing 0 None
2010-08-12 Chimpanzee adenoviruses can be used as vaccine vectors: Research 0 None
2010-08-12 Needle-free natural vaccine against malaria: Research 0 None
2010-08-11 HemaQuest commences HQK-1004 global Phase 2 clinical trial in EBV-related malignancies 0 5
2010-08-11 Elsevier launches Global Malaria Resource 0 5
2010-08-11 Study shows health care-associated invasive MRSA infections decrease among patients 0 5
2010-08-11 Advanced Life Sciences reaches SPA agreement with FDA for Restanza Phase 3 study 0 None
2010-08-11 WHO declares end of H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2010-08-11 NIAID launches clinical trials of dengue vaccine 0 None
2010-08-11 FDA approves longer Valcyte therapy for CMV disease in adult kidney transplant patients 0 None
2010-08-11 Opinions: HIV prevention research; Foreign aid; Sanitation; Aid, self-reliance 0 None
2010-08-10 Vertex reports results from Phase 3 ILLUMINATE study of telaprevir-based therapy for hepatitis C 0 5
2010-08-10 Acme Brazil distributes Unique by Natural Sensation condoms through Drogaria Onofre network 0 None
2010-08-10 AHF launches new ad campaign 'President Obama, The War on AIDS Has Not Been Won' 0 None
2010-08-10 Scientists identify compound to inhibit wild-type HIV-1 protease 0 5
2010-08-10 CQ Weekly reports on advocates' response to Obama administration's domestic, global HIV/AIDS efforts 0 None
2010-08-10 Three-year efficacy data on STELARA for psoriasis presented at American Academy of Dermatology meeting 0 None
2010-08-10 NIH begins human clinical testing for dengue virus vaccine 0 None
2010-08-10 Researchers find disparities among children suffering from repeated ear infections 0 None
2010-08-10 H1N1 pandemic could be declared over soon, WHO's Chan says 0 None
2010-08-10 Increase of alcohol taxes can reduce alcohol-related deaths 0 None
2010-08-09 FDA approves Pfizer's Prefilled Dual-Chamber Syringe for XYNTHA administration in hemophilia A patients 0 5
2010-08-09 Dr Reddy’s launches first generic darbepoetin alfa 0 None
2010-08-09 Myconostica announces CE marking for MycAssay Aspergillus and Pneumocystis on additional platforms 0 None
2010-08-09 Anti-viral drug addition to standard treatment regimen increases cure rate for hepatitis C 0 None
2010-08-09 Genetic factors lead to meningitis development: Study 0 None
2010-08-09 GWA Study helps scientists identify genetic variant that increases tuberculosis susceptibility in African populations 0 None
2010-08-07 First Salmonella lawsuit filed against Yum Brands 0 None
2010-08-07 Department of Agriculture advises consumers to discard Jersey Hollow Farm's raw milk 0 3
2010-08-07 BMS to join ranks of AIDS drug companies to offer price concessions 0 None
2010-08-07 Bloomberg Businessweek explores growing trend in pharma to license, donate HIV drugs 0 None
2010-08-07 Clinical trials in Asia, Africa confirm safety, effectiveness of rotavirus vaccine 0 None
2010-08-07 Boston Globe examines rise of polio in Tajikistan, other pockets of world 0 None
2010-08-07 Multiple tattoos increase risk of contracting hepatitis C: Study 0 None
2010-08-07 Equatorial Guinea, ECCAS partner to form network to fight H1N1, HIV 0 None
2010-08-07 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-08-06 Dermatologist discusses on common nail ailment prevention 0 3
2010-08-06 Kaiser Family Foundation/CSIS forum reviews AIDS 2010, looks ahead to AIDS 2012 0 None
2010-08-06 Risk of epidemic is high in Pakistan: Canadian Red Cross 0 None
2010-08-06 Fidaxomicin, CDA1/CDB1 effective for treating CDI : Report 0 None
2010-08-06 Summer Academy Meeting highlights benefits of HPV, Herpes Zoster vaccines 0 None
2010-08-06 Research on human disease origins to predict, prevent next outbreak 0 4
2010-08-06 SeraCare optimizes ACCURUN 341 Nucleic Acid Positive controls 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists to develop new antibiotics to tackle infection-causing bacteria 0 None
2010-08-05 Merck's two pivotal boceprevir Phase III registration studies for chronic HCV meet primary endpoint 1 3
2010-08-05 Researchers map malaria parasite P vivax; Nearly 3B people at risk of infection in 2009 0 None
2010-08-05 Nature News examines how scientists, farmers are working to meet the growing demand for artemisinin 0 None
2010-08-05 President Obama, Sec. of State discuss U.S. commitment to development, fighting disease in Africa with young African leaders 0 None
2010-08-05 Elusys awarded second contract to develop Anthim for treatment of anthrax infection 0 None
2010-08-05 TapImmune inks smallpox vaccine Research and Technology License Option Agreement with Mayo Clinic 0 None
2010-08-05 NanoBio Corporation receives U.S. patent for nanoemulsion technology 0 None
2010-08-05 Foldit players to focus on designing novel proteins 0 5
2010-08-05 FDA issues Lux Biosciences Complete Response letter for Luveniq NDA 0 None
2010-08-05 Scientists invent Global Focus microscope for tuberculosis diagnosis 0 None
2010-08-05 Acceleron's ACE-031 protein therapeutic for DMD receives FDA Fast Track designation 0 1
2010-08-04 PCV-7 vaccine introduction leads to changing patterns of hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 3
2010-08-04 WHO provides medicines, related health supplies to flood-affected areas in Pakistan 0 None
2010-08-04 Prairie dog study holds significant implications for understanding spread of infectious diseases 0 None
2010-08-04 ICU Medical's Neutron Neutral-Pressure Needleless Connector receives FDA clearance 0 None
2010-08-04 Opinions: AIDS 2010; Clean water, sanitation; Russia's HIV/AIDS epidemic; Financial tax; Medical abortion in developing countries 0 None
2010-08-03 AHF praises NJ for saving drug program, criticizes BMS for refusal to cut prices for ADAPs 0 None
2010-08-03 U.S. Department of Justice seeks permanent injunction against N.Y. food processor over listeria contamination 0 None
2010-08-03 An overview of ESA-s Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-08-03 Telormedix, Swiss TPH Institute collaborate to develop effective vaccines for Malaria, Buruli Ulcer 0 None
2010-08-03 FDA approves N30 Pharma's NDA for N6022 GSNOR 0 None
2010-08-03 Methods to boost neutralizing antibody may prevent HIV-1 transmission 0 None
2010-08-03 Survey on administrating human papillomavirus vaccine for cervical cancer prevention 0 None
2010-08-03 East Africa declared polio-free again after outbreak 0 None
2010-08-03 Alphavirus vaccine blocks tumor growth in advanced cancer: Research 0 None
2010-08-03 Researchers develop techniques to identify evolution of drug resistance strains of malaria 0 None
2010-08-03 Severe swine flu cases on the rise 0 None
2010-08-02 Pakistani officials fear cholera outbreak after massive flooding 0 None
2010-08-02 Life Technologies launches new assay to detect deadly strain of E. coli 0 None
2010-08-02 Researchers discover mechanism linking H. pylori infection and stomach cancer 0 4
2010-07-31 Path-O-Cide, Fiber Coat with Kevlar protect from major health issues: Prime Coat Coating Systems 0 None
2010-07-31 Stop & Shop Supermarket announces voluntary recall of Nature's Promise Alfalfa, Zesty Sprouts 0 None
2010-07-31 FDA announces approval of vaccines for 2010-2011 US influenza season 0 None
2010-07-31 WHO expert: Faster MDR-TB test should be made available to vulnerable populations 0 None
2010-07-31 Need for shelter in Haiti; Avoiding disease outbreaks; Presidential election 0 None
2010-07-31 Research establishes bases of possible future pharmaceutical drugs to combat AIDS virus 0 1
2010-07-31 Study finds ST131 a major cause of antimicrobial-resistant E. coli infections 0 None
2010-07-31 Opinions: IDUs and HIV; AIDS 2010; International Violence Against Women Act 0 None
2010-07-31 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-07-30 GSK anticipates to supply over 30 million doses of FLULAVAL, FLUARIX for 2010-2011 flu season 0 None
2010-07-30 Anadys Pharmaceuticals reports SVR12 data for ANA598 0 None
2010-07-30 Kiehl's Since 1851 inaugurates LifeRide to raise funds for amfAR 0 None
2010-07-30 Researchers discover three disease-causing genes in Salmonella 0 None
2010-07-30 AdvanDx's 90 minutes protocol for Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH test receives FDA 510(k) clearance 0 None
2010-07-30 AIDS 2010 follow-up coverage: Global HIV/AIDS funding; HIV/AIDS studies, releases 0 None
2010-07-30 Anthera initiates PEARL-SC Phase 2b study of A-623 for lupus 0 None
2010-07-30 Respiratory symptoms are accurate indicators of influenza infection 0 None
2010-07-30 SeraCare Life Sciences launches new product to diagnose HIV 0 None
2010-07-30 White button mushrooms can keep the immune system healthy: Study 0 None
2010-07-30 Random vaccine distribution prevents spread of disease: Study 0 None
2010-07-30 New paradigm in TB research may lead to improved vaccination, treatment 0 None
2010-07-29 Tips to tackle dental emergency situations 0 None
2010-07-29 EMA recommends orphan medicinal product designation for XOMA 052 in treatment of Behcet's disease 0 None
2010-07-29 AHF accuses Bristol-Myers Squibb of lying about cooperation with HIV/AIDS community 0 5
2010-07-29 FAO launches initiative to curb animal diseases 0 None
2010-07-29 Researchers unveil mechanism of cholera bacteria to create cell energy 0 None
2010-07-29 PFSCM wins Supply Chain Innovation Award, Best Value Supply Chain Provider Award 0 None
2010-07-29 Innovative campaign to increase awareness, use of female condom 0 None
2010-07-29 Mapping NTDs is critical for controlling, treating diseases 0 None
2010-07-29 CMX157 shows potential to suppress replication of HIV in Phase 1 clinical trial 0 None
2010-07-29 Ten precautionary health tips for beachgoers, bathers 0 None
2010-07-29 Pretreating polycarbonate plastic is an eco-friendly way of waste disposal: Research 0 None
2010-07-28 Mobile phones dirtier than we thought: Study 0 1
2010-07-28 Intercept signs CRADA with NIDDK for study of obeticholic acid in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis 0 5
2010-07-28 Pharmasset announces data from PSI-352938 single ascending dose study 0 None
2010-07-28 Aphios awarded US patent for compositions, methods for treating diseases involving 5-α reductase enzyme 0 None
2010-07-28 Positive results from study with Genome Sequencer FLX System for HIV drug-resistant mutation detection 0 None
2010-07-28 Studies reveal impact and spread of CVBDs worldwide 0 None
2010-07-28 Taiwanese hemophiliacs infected by HIV-contaminated medications petition US Supreme Court 0 None
2010-07-28 New funding made available to tackle common cause of food poisoning in the UK 0 None
2010-07-28 BiondVax receives 2010 European Influenza Vaccines Technology Innovation Award 0 None
2010-07-28 Dengue fever emerges as major health threat in Gulf coast cities 0 None
2010-07-28 Merck, Sinopharm sign statement of mutual intent for cooperation on HPV vaccine 0 None
2010-07-28 NIH awards Akonni $435K to develop point-of-care diagnostics for multi-drug resistant strains of MTB 0 None
2010-07-28 DIATHERIX Laboratories opens rapid response diagnostic panels for STD, HSV 0 None
2010-07-28 35 cases of hepatitis C among Melbourne abortion clinic patients 0 None
2010-07-28 Antigenics announces positive results of AG-707 genital herpes vaccine 0 4
2010-07-27 Haiti: might the earthquake worsen TB rates? 0 None
2010-07-27 NPMA releases results of 2010 Comprehensive Global Bed Bug Study 0 None
2010-07-27 Singapore hepatitis C therapeutics market revenue to increase to $4.5 billion by 2017 0 None
2010-07-27 Neurodegenerative disease-causing infectious protein can erupt from healthy brain tissue: Study 0 None
2010-07-27 EFINTD awards 850,000 Euros for medical research on neglected tropical diseases in Africa 0 None
2010-07-27 Female sexual dysfunction can affect quality of life: Research 0 None
2010-07-27 Advanced Life Sciences enters agreement with UBC to develop antimicrobial peptides 0 None
2010-07-27 Global Fund director calls on emerging countries to invest more in programs to reduce HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria at AIDS 2010 0 None
2010-07-27 Albert Einstein College of Medicine receives research grant to help people with MDR-TB 0 None
2010-07-27 Study on interactions between new antitubercular drug candidates SQ109 and TMC207 0 None
2010-07-27 AHF denies BMS sales reprepresentatives access to healthcare centers 0 None
2010-07-27 Quidel recommences shipments of QuickVue+ lateral flow diagnostic test for infectious mononucleosis 0 None
2010-07-27 Scientists discover mechanism of herpes virus cell entry machinery 0 None
2010-07-27 Study analyses anesthetic effects on surgical site infections 0 None
2010-07-27 AIDS 2010 opinions: U.S. funding for global HIV/AIDS programs; Empowering women, girls in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-07-26 Can-Fite's CF102 decreases HCV viral load in liver cancer patients 0 5
2010-07-26 Tibotec submits NDA for TMC278 anti-HIV compound to FDA 0 None
2010-07-26 Vical's prophylactic Vaxfectin-formulated pDNA vaccine effective against HSV-2 in animal model 1 5
2010-07-26 Sec. of State Clinton signs 5-year AIDS control partnership agreement with Vietnam 0 None
2010-07-26 Toolkits to facilitate implementation of new WHO guidelines for reducing HIV infections issued 0 None
2010-07-26 AU Summit panel focuses on water, sanitation to meet MDG targets in Africa 0 None
2010-07-26 Scientists study Legionella's reprogramming on cells for survival, propagation 0 None
2010-07-26 AIDS 2010: Obama, Clinton vow U.S. support to global fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-07-23 Babesiosis disease on the rise in Lower Hudson Valley: NYS DOH 0 None
2010-07-23 Securing universal access to HIV prevention, care, treatment and support 0 None
2010-07-23 AVAC releases GPP Guidelines at International AIDS Conference 0 None
2010-07-23 Vienna Declaration signed to support evidence-based drug policy for improving community health 0 None
2010-07-23 AIDS 2010 calls for extension of human rights protections as central tenet of global response to AIDS 0 None
2010-07-23 Emotional barriers, structural barriers can prevent PLWHA from seeking care, treatment: Survey 0 None
2010-07-23 Organizations highlight plight of HIV-positive Haitians, call for donors to support 'whole of society' health system strengthening 0 None
2010-07-23 New model for scaling up treatment, prevention of HIV amongst IDUs 0 None
2010-07-23 Health bodies to discuss steps to further reduce mother to child HIV transmission 0 None
2010-07-23 Study identifies infection mechanism of disease-causing microbes 0 3.5
2010-07-23 Pneumonia, diarrhea, and malaria cause death of 6 million of world's poorest children 0 None
2010-07-23 Early HAART during TB treatment prolongs survival of untreated HIV-infected adults: CAMELIA study 0 None
2010-07-23 NVHR releases statement on New York Times article 'Hope against Hepatitis C' 0 5
2010-07-23 Boehringer Ingelheim's VERxVE study of nevirapine meets primary endpoint 0 None
2010-07-23 Corporation for National and Community Service awards National AIDS Fund $3.6 million SIF grant 0 None
2010-07-23 Sec. of State Clinton participates in ASEAN forum; ASEAN health ministers meet 0 None
2010-07-23 National Jewish Health receives $31M NIH contract to study skin infections associated with atopic dermatitis 0 None
2010-07-23 Independent DSMB recommends Inhibitex to complete FV-100 Phase II clinical trial for shingles 0 None
2010-07-23 Schizophrenia patients likely to sustain medical injuries during non-psychiatric hospital stay 0 None
2010-07-23 Reusing syringes in anesthesia leads to viral transmission: Study 0 None
2010-07-23 Researchers discover fundamental entry mechanism of fungal microbes into plant and human host cells 0 None
2010-07-23 AIDS 2010 studies, releases: Criminalization, discrimination of high-risk groups; Test-and-treat; UNAIDS launches HIV prevention commission 0 None
2010-07-23 AIDS 2010: Halving HIV/TB co-infection deaths; Financial transaction tax discussed, and more 0 None
2010-07-22 New HIV drug on the block 0 None
2010-07-22 Tibotec reports Phase 3 trial results of TMC278 vs. EFV in treatment-naive HIV-1-infected adults 0 None
2010-07-22 Achillion nominates ACH-2928 NS5A clinical candidate for treatment of HCV 0 None
2010-07-22 Towards a cure: HIV reservoirs and strategies to control them 0 None
2010-07-22 AHF calls upon Congress to immediately pass 'HIV/AIDS Saves Lives First Act of 2010' 0 None
2010-07-22 AHF hosts 'Test & Treat: Getting to 10 Million on ARVs' satellite session 0 None
2010-07-22 Correlates of HIV stigma in HIV-positive women: Study 0 None
2010-07-22 Adult circumcision proposed for possible HIV prevention in gay men 0 None
2010-07-22 New era of scientific innovation to drive novel ways of treating, preventing HIV 0 None
2010-07-22 Childhood experiences, psychosocial health problems increase risk of HIV in bisexual men 0 None
2010-07-22 New carbon nanomaterial fights disease causing bacteria 0 None
2010-07-22 Fera acquires investigational new drug for treatment of fungal otitis externa 0 None
2010-07-22 Study shows potential impact of syringe type on injection-related HIV epidemics among drug users 0 None
2010-07-22 Smoking cessation effectively alter subgingival microbiome in patients on periodontal therapy: Study 0 None
2010-07-22 Onconase, Amphinase 2 show positive results for SARS virus: Tamir Biotechnology 0 None
2010-07-22 Current myths vs. realities in global AIDS funding 0 None
2010-07-22 Study marks significant milestone for microbicide research field, HIV prevention 0 None
2010-07-22 Flat global funding for HIV prevention research could have serious consequences: Report 0 None
2010-07-22 Experts outline three elements necessary for ending HIV/AIDS pandemic 0 None
2010-07-22 AIDS 2010: Advocates march in Vienna for human rights of HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2010-07-22 AIDS 2010 interviews 0 None
2010-07-22 AIDS 2010 studies, releases: PMTCT, treating children, male circumcision; National prevention programs; IDUs 0 None
2010-07-22 AIDS 2010 opinions: U.S. AIDS funding; Human rights and HIV; Invest in primary care; Microbicide gel's possibilities 0 None
2010-07-22 CFAR receives a five-year renewal grant to continue AIDS research 0 None
2010-07-22 Today's OpEds: U.S. and AIDS; Mass. example on health reform?; Unions and health costs 0 None
2010-07-21 NIH awards KGI $3.6M grant to develop diagnostic assays and devices for multi-drug resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2010-07-21 Shionogi-ViiV Healthcare to advance '572 inhibitor into Phase III clinical trials 0 None
2010-07-21 New insights on early pathogenic events, strategies for preventing HIV infection 0 None
2010-07-21 NovaBay reports positive results from NVC-422 Phase 2a proof-of-concept clinical trial for impetigo 0 None
2010-07-21 Report: Older gay, bisexual men enrolled in long-term study of HIV used illicit drugs infrequently 0 None
2010-07-21 Health Canada grants Osiris Priority Review for Prochymal NDS 0 None
2010-07-21 HIV and Human Rights March to prevent new infections, provide treatment for people with HIV 0 None
2010-07-21 NACI updates, strengthens statement related to the use of rotavirus vaccines in Canada 0 None
2010-07-21 AMP particpates at FDA's public meeting on oversight of laboratory developed tests 0 None
2010-07-21 AiCuris presents preclinical data on AIC246 anti-HCMV drug at International Herpesvirus Workshop 0 5
2010-07-21 ATLIS 2010 shows gap in patient-physician dialogue that may negatively impact patients' quality of life 0 None
2010-07-21 Experts urge global leaders to commit $20 billion to Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria 0 None
2010-07-21 WHO, UNAIDS and PSI call for scale up of male circumcision in Eastern, Southern Africa 0 None
2010-07-21 Early HIV treatment can save more children's lives 0 None
2010-07-21 AIDS 2010: Study finds microbicide containing HIV drug lowers infection risk in women by 39% 1 None
2010-07-21 Depressive symptoms in patients with HCV infection overlooked 0 None
2010-07-21 AIDS 2010: Number of HIV positive patients on arvs grew to 5.2m in 2009 with 10m still in need, who says 0 None
2010-07-21 University of Texas scientist creates promising HIV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-07-21 Scientists find way to block androgens, halt tumor progression in prostate cancer 0 None
2010-07-21 Opinions: AIDS vaccine and cure; China's role in the Global Fund; Child marriage prevention act; Gorbachev on safe water 0 None
2010-07-21 Preventative measures to avoid Lyme disease 0 None
2010-07-21 Natural, needle-free vaccination against malaria 0 None
2010-07-20 New & improved rotavirus vaccine to be trialed in Melbourne 0 None
2010-07-20 HIV – Rising menace 0 None
2010-07-20 Nontargeted opt-out screening associated with newly identified HIV-infected patients: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 WHO announces new approaches to HIV prevention and treatment among children 0 None
2010-07-20 Only 51% of HIV-exposed infants received minimal dose of prevention drug nevirapine: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 AVAC applauds CAPRISA 004 microbicide gel trial for preventing sexual transmission of HIV infection 0 None
2010-07-20 Bi-monthly journal on neurovirology from Springer 0 None
2010-07-20 NanoViricides presents study results of nanoviricides anti-Ebola agents 0 None
2010-07-20 Study seeks patients with cancer of oropharynx to participate in Phase I clinical trial of SRS 0 None
2010-07-20 PSI to release evidence supporting quality scale-up of male circumcision 0 None
2010-07-20 Scientists develop new way to increase effectiveness of antiviral drugs 0 None
2010-07-20 Bill Gates calls for renewed focus on reducing new HIV infections 0 None
2010-07-20 DBS signs exclusive license agreement with JLB 0 None
2010-07-20 Argos' Arcelis immunotherapy reduces viral load in interim analysis of Phase 2 HIV trial 0 None
2010-07-20 Education campaign positively impacts attitudes, behaviour of young people towards HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-07-20 NSF awards grants to LSU researchers for oil spill impact study on fragile ecosystems 0 None
2010-07-20 Researchers make scientific breakthrough in fight against HIV, genital herpes with a vaginal gel 0 None
2010-07-20 Scientists find major shortcomings in assessing CVD risk in HIV patients 0 None
2010-07-20 AHF calls upon US to honor commitment to PEPFAR 0 None
2010-07-20 WHO advises earlier treatment for people with HIV 0 None
2010-07-20 BC-CfE study suggests HAART may prevent transmission, spread of HIV 0 None
2010-07-20 Cash rewards help combat STIs in rural Africa, study finds 0 None
2010-07-20 AIDS 2010 studies, releases: Treating HIV-positive patients with ARVs drove down number of new HIV infections, study finds 0 None
2010-07-20 International organizations mutually agree to eradicate pediatric HIV/AIDS by 2015 0 None
2010-07-20 New microbicide gel reduces woman's risk of being infected with HIV, genital herpes 0 None
2010-07-20 T-SPOT.TB test predicts TB infected persons better than TST: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 Abbott presents 48-week PROGRESS study results at 28th International AIDS Conference 0 None
2010-07-20 Infants in African countries receive minimum help to reduce risk of mother-to-child HIV transmission: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 International AIDS conference focuses on HIV prevention, U.S. poverty-infection link 0 None
2010-07-20 AIDS 2010 opens: Leaders weigh in on global HIV/AIDS funding; Clinton, Gates on efficiency 0 None
2010-07-20 FDA joins Tox21 collaboration for improved chemical screening 0 None
2010-07-20 PSI showcases evidence-based HIV prevention methods at International AIDS Conference 0 None
2010-07-20 Benefits of drug L-methionine for neurogenic bladder disorders unclear 0 None
2010-07-19 A look into HIV related issues 0 None
2010-07-19 First Edition: July 19, 2010 0 None
2010-07-19 Phase 2 CUBICIN study for prosthetic joint infections meets primary endpoint 0 None
2010-07-19 Phase II data on Genetic Immunity's DermaVir vaccine to be presented at XVIII International AIDS Conference 0 5
2010-07-19 ViroStatics to present VS411 Phase II dose-ranging trial data at International AIDS Conference in Vienna 0 1
2010-07-19 FIT Biotech to present results of FIT-06 Phase II clinical trial at XVIII International AIDS 2010 Conference 0 1
2010-07-18 Effective AIDS treatment but poor accessibility: Report from International AIDS conference 2010 0 None
2010-07-18 Cash incentives cut down HIV transmission: World Bank Studies 0 None
2010-07-17 New tactics for repelling, controlling disease-carrying insects 1 5
2010-07-17 New microfluidic device for effective HIV diagnosis 0 None
2010-07-17 BioRadar develops TransFMDV for Foot and Mouth Disease 0 None
2010-07-17 IAS announces winners of four scientific awards to be presented at AIDS 2010 0 None
2010-07-17 Study examines HIV-positive patients' death risk at CD4 counts above 350 0 None
2010-07-17 CDC director gives health system failing grade on prevention 0 None
2010-07-17 Research findings may help identify human TOR kinase inhibitors 0 None
2010-07-17 Also in Global Health News: WHO reacts to Amnesty's N. Korea report; Universal flu vaccine; Malaria-resistant mosquitoes 0 None
2010-07-16 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-07-16 Study compares denture stomatitis genes with whole transcriptome for salivary biomarker analysis 0 None
2010-07-16 Restricted diet can extend lifespan: Study 0 None
2010-07-16 WPI researchers measure molecular forces that enable cranberry juice to fight off urinary tract infections 0 None
2010-07-16 Lyophilized rPA anthrax vaccine more immunogenic than liquid formulation: Study 0 None
2010-07-16 Spanish scientists develop new parasite detection method to prevent Anisakidosis 0 None
2010-07-16 Aeras, CHC collaborate in Cambodian tuberculosis prevalence study 0 None
2010-07-16 Hemispherx publishes report of Japanese government funded program to develop nasally delivered H5N1 vaccine 0 None
2010-07-16 Bill Gates emphasizes need for increased efficiency in HIV prevention, treatment programs 0 None
2010-07-16 Duke University researchers, African colleagues to study malaria control strategies 0 None
2010-07-16 Early HIV treatment reduces death, likelihood of TB, study finds 0 None
2010-07-16 New findings on macrophage activation can facilitate development of early diagnosis tools 0 None
2010-07-16 Elusys, Lonza partner for commercial production of Anthim antibody for inhaled anthrax treatment 0 5
2010-07-15 NIH awards MacroGenics $9.8 million grant for three projects 0 None
2010-07-15 NVHR welcomes national HIV/AIDS strategy that recognizes better care for HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis patients 0 None
2010-07-15 New drug launches for HCV in the Philippines to increase market earned revenues to $4.5 billion by 2017 0 None
2010-07-15 First 1M doses of smallpox vaccine for immune-compromised populations delivered 0 None
2010-07-15 UNC research to be presented at International AIDS Society conference 0 None
2010-07-15 Over half of UK swine flu hospital admissions, deaths occurred in previously healthy people: Research 0 None
2010-07-15 Pennsylvanians should take steps to reduce exposure to mosquitoes, Secretary of Health advises 0 None
2010-07-15 AVAC Report surveys state of biomedical HIV prevention research 0 None
2010-07-15 New HIV treatment strategy could reduce HIV-related deaths by 10M in 15 years, UNAIDS says 0 None
2010-07-15 AP further examines how PEPFAR helped inform new U.S. domestic HIV/AIDS strategy 0 None
2010-07-14 Hendra virus treatment to be ready in a few months 0 5
2010-07-14 NIAID awards ATCC multimillion dollar MID-BRR contract 0 None
2010-07-14 First Edition: July 14, 2010 0 None
2010-07-14 Health Canada approves FluMist for preventing seasonal influenza 0 None
2010-07-14 Study of relationship characteristics, motivations behind agreements among gay male couples 0 None
2010-07-14 White House introduces comprehensive action plan for the U.S. response to HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-07-14 Presidio Pharmaceuticals completes Phase 1a clinical trial of PPI-461 in healthy subjects 0 4
2010-07-14 Report urges multi-disciplinary research approach to help HIV-positive women stay healthy 0 None
2010-07-14 Pelosi applauds Obama Administration's release of National HIV/AIDS Strategy 0 None
2010-07-14 Scientists discover three human antibodies that neutralize HIV 0 None
2010-07-14 Eban-based HIV/STD risk-reduction intervention improves safe-sex habits among high-risk African-American couples 0 None
2010-07-14 IAS announces recipients of CNIHR grants 0 None
2010-07-14 Insight into inner functional mechanisms of new bacterial infection target 0 None
2010-07-14 Release of National HIV/AIDS Strategy demonstrates Obama’s commitment, dedication 0 None
2010-07-14 TheraDoc clinical surveillance system helps clinicians reduce catheter-related infections: Study 0 None
2010-07-14 Researcher to lead $14.5M project to fight malaria in Southeast Asia 0 None
2010-07-14 Researchers awarded $3M grant to establish DC D-CFAR 0 None
2010-07-14 In N.J., patients who receive free AIDS meds to face stricter income limits; some W. Va. state employees will no longer receive monthly insurance subsidies 0 None
2010-07-14 HIVMA, RWMPC support National HIV/AIDS Strategy 0 None
2010-07-14 AAHIVM warns that proper implementation of Strategy will depend on adequate HIV workforce 0 None
2010-07-14 U.N. report released ahead of International AIDS Conference: HIV prevalence drops among young Africans 0 None
2010-07-14 Unified National HIV/AIDS Strategy outlines goals to address HIV epidemic in the U.S. 0 None
2010-07-14 Universal surveillance for MRSA decreased HAIs related to devices: Study 0 None
2010-07-14 First comprehensive U.S. HIV/AIDS strategy to draw on lessons from PEPFAR 0 None
2010-07-14 LSUHSC Professor awarded $2.1M grant to determine role of PCP 0 None
2010-07-14 Administration to unveil first national HIV/AIDS strategy today 0 None
2010-07-14 Opinions: Haitian rebuilding; Nuclear state vaccine initiatives; HIV rights abuses in China; HIV vaccine 0 None
2010-07-14 FDA clears Meridian Bioscience's new illumigene C. difficile molecular amplification assay 0 None
2010-07-13 CCO to provide official online scientific analysis of AIDS 2010 0 None
2010-07-13 Innocoll submits SPA for phase 3 clinical trial of Cogenzia for adjuvant treatment of infected diabetic foot ulcers 0 None
2010-07-13 Former presidents endorse the Vienna Declaration 0 None
2010-07-13 Palex to distribute MDI's Detect-Ready MRSA assay in Spain 0 None
2010-07-13 ABL signs international distribution agreement for Virco BVBA's HIV resistance interpretation system 0 None
2010-07-13 IAS, NIDA announce recipients of second annual joint research fellowships 0 None
2010-07-13 Strategies to prevent HACs, reduce cost of care, improve patient experience discussed at QUEST National Meeting 0 None
2010-07-13 Studies suggest couple-based HIV/STD prevention interventions for African Americans 0 None
2010-07-13 Aggressive infection control measures stop spread of Acinetobacter baumannii at Dallas hospital 0 None
2010-07-13 Inadequate funding for research, prevention will not help eradicate HIV in Quebec 0 None
2010-07-13 Study recommends hospital to install antibacterial keyboards in triage, registration areas 0 None
2010-07-13 Hospitals adopt advanced computer technology to prevent HAIs 0 None
2010-07-13 AHF to criticize President Obama's NHAS in a press conference 0 None
2010-07-13 Sewage that overflows into urban creeks, streams can promote spread of West Nile virus: Study 0 None
2010-07-13 UC Irvine public health professor to lead malaria field research in Southeast Asia 0 None
2010-07-13 Fresh salsa and guacamole may be important vehicles of foodborne infection, says ORISE researcher 0 None
2010-07-13 APIC survey uncovers barriers in adoption of best practices for CRBSI prevention in hospitals 0 None
2010-07-13 NIAID names Case Western Reserve University as International Center of Excellence for Malaria Research 0 None
2010-07-13 Wall Street Journal essay examines historical efforts to control malaria 0 None
2010-07-13 Efficacy data of Caldolor Injection in treating fever associated with falciparum malaria published 0 None
2010-07-13 BioSpecifics' partner Auxilium provides update on XIAFLEX 0 None
2010-07-12 Obama administration prepares to announce first national HIV strategy 0 None
2010-07-12 Administration plans to release new HIV/AIDS strategy this week 0 None
2010-07-12 Report on program to develop, test nasally delivered H5N1 vaccine filed with Japan's MHLW 0 None
2010-07-12 First Edition: July 12, 2010 0 None
2010-07-12 Common SNP in sequence of human genome conferring risk of vascular diseases discovered 0 None
2010-07-12 FDA grants Catheter Connections 510(k) clearance for DualCap disinfecting product 0 5
2010-07-12 Medivir reports 24-week interim Phase 2b results of TMC435 in treatment-naïve patients with HCV genotype-1 0 None
2010-07-12 Lectures on DermaVir to be presented at International Conference on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies 0 None
2010-07-12 Midatech, Immunotope form joint venture to develop antigen based products for immune therapies 0 None
2010-07-12 Drosophila fly study may aid in staving off diseases in humans using defensive bacteria 0 None
2010-07-12 Federal food safety agencies commended for supporting Food Safety Working Group 0 None
2010-07-12 AOL News reports on challenges of global spread of drug-resistant TB 0 None
2010-07-12 Discovery of antibodies that kill more than 90% of HIV viruses gives new hope for vaccine 0 None
2010-07-12 Study examines impact of universal HIV testing, immediate ART program in Washington, DC 0 None
2010-07-12 World Bank announces new head for its HIV/AIDS program 0 None
2010-07-12 Science special section examines HIV/AIDS in Russia, Ukraine 0 None
2010-07-09 UM researcher uses computer algorithms to develop vaccines for new strains of influenza viruses 0 None
2010-07-09 New food safety requirements for large-scale egg producers: FDA 0 None
2010-07-09 Tulane University to receive $11.2M over seven years to establish international malaria research center 0 None
2010-07-09 HHS to give states $25 million for HIV drugs; Researchers identify antibodies that may help in AIDS vaccine research 0 None
2010-07-09 AHF: 15 Zambian health care professionals to train HIV Medics 0 None
2010-07-09 Study on Drosophila flies may help develop treatments for serious human diseases: Article 0 None
2010-07-09 NIAID announces $14M in first-year funding to establish 10 new malaria research centers 0 None
2010-07-09 WHO report examines donors response to developing countries during H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2010-07-09 Conference bursary for researchers in developing countries to attend 'Parasite to Prevention' 0 None
2010-07-09 UC San Diego professor to establish new Peru/Brazil ICEMR to help control malaria 0 None
2010-07-09 Department of Agriculture asks consumers to discard Milky Way Farm's hard cheddar cheese 0 None
2010-07-09 MSU-led research team to create new malaria prevention, control strategies in Malawi with $9.1M federal grant 0 None
2010-07-09 State AIDS programs struggle as joblessness increases demand 0 None
2010-07-09 IRIC scientists identify vitamin B3 as potential antifungal treatment 0 1
2010-07-09 Media outlets examine efforts to tackle HIV/AIDS worldwide 0 None
2010-07-09 Biomagnetics, LANL collaborate to develop device for tuberculosis diagnosis 0 None
2010-07-09 Qualaquin for treatment of night time leg cramps leads to serious side effects, FDA warns 0 None
2010-07-09 PharmAthene reports progress in lyophilized rPA anthrax vaccine development program 0 None
2010-07-09 Roche Molecular Systems receives FDA clearance for new LightCycler MRSA Advanced Test 0 None
2010-07-08 Advanced Life Sciences announces positive results from preclinical studies of Restanza IV 0 None
2010-07-08 Experts to sound alarm on the worsening global AIDS crisis among MSM 0 None
2010-07-08 Vitamin D receptor emerges as key player amid gut bacteria, scientists find 0 None
2010-07-08 Scientists shrink distant sarcomas with genetically reprogrammed herpes virus and anti-vascular drug 0 None
2010-07-08 Researchers use nanotechnology to develop advanced wound dressing to detect, treat infection 0 None
2010-07-08 AHF denounces Obama administration plan to address AIDS drug crisis with $25M 0 None
2010-07-08 Increasing HAART treatment for HIV/AIDS patients will provide significant cost savings: Study 0 None
2010-07-08 Medizone seeks international patent protection for Asepticsure technology 0 None
2010-07-08 TB Alliance, DNDi announce inter-PDP agreement to develop potential anti-TB compounds 0 None
2010-07-08 LSUHSC awarded $4M grant to study cannabinoid treatment for HIV infection 0 5
2010-07-08 Drug initiative granted rights to develop TB compounds for potential treatment of NTDs 0 None
2010-07-08 FDA approves Beech Tree Labs' IND for Phase 1/2a clinical evaluation of BTL-TML-HSV 0 None
2010-07-07 NIH awards $2.8M grant for development of diagnostic multiplex testing platform with BMB technology 0 None
2010-07-07 PolyMedix receives NIH grant to develop defensin-mimetic antimicrobial compounds for malaria 0 None
2010-07-07 Codex Alimentarius Commission provides new guidance to help improve food safety 0 None
2010-07-07 TWINCORE researchers develop new model approaches for HCV research 0 None
2010-07-07 Communication between bacterial species promotes resistance to antibiotics: Study 0 None
2010-07-07 QIAGEN receives CE conformity marking for careHPV Test 0 2
2010-07-07 WHO H1N1 response probe's second meeting highlights divergent views 0 None
2010-07-07 AIDS Healthcare Foundation presses Obama Administration on PEPFAR funding 0 None
2010-07-06 Bacteria that will kill Dengue bearing mosquitoes on the way 1 4
2010-07-06 Three Rivers Pharmaceuticals receives FDA expanded labeling for INFERGEN 0 5
2010-07-06 Preclinical efficacy data of Sangamo's ZFN based human stem cell therapy for HIV published 0 None
2010-07-06 Elsevier releases 'Infectious Diseases,' 3rd edition 0 None
2010-07-06 Breathing system filters used in anaesthesia allow passage of bacterial, yeast infections 0 None
2010-07-06 Protagen, Mikrogen collaborate to identify typical autoantibody signatures in infectious diseases 0 None
2010-07-05 Update on suspected Acute Haemorrhagic Fever in Republic of the Congo 0 None
2010-07-04 Pet reptiles can pose health risks in the young: Report 1 None
2010-07-03 GeoVax releases two articles on Historic HIV Vaccine Trial 0 None
2010-07-02 Shire presents positive data from TKT-025 EXT Phase I/II study for VPRIV in type 1 Gaucher disease patients 0 None
2010-07-02 Clemizole can yield high-level synergy with protease inhibitor class: Research 0 None
2010-07-02 Virus related to hepatitis C discovered in Asian bats 0 None
2010-07-02 ORS, zinc supplements and rotavirus vaccine can reduce diarrheal disease 0 1
2010-07-02 House Subcommittee approves $52.7B FY11 Foreign Ops appropriations bill 0 None
2010-07-02 Adding nutrients could improve efficiency of deep sea biological pump 0 None
2010-07-02 AP reports on how newly approved meningitis vaccine could 'revolutionalize' prevention of disease in Africa 0 None
2010-07-02 Book on governance, social justice and epidemic diseases 0 None
2010-07-02 American Abroad Media examines intersection of religion and public health in Africa 0 None
2010-07-02 New York Times: AIDS drug program has growing waiting list 0 None
2010-07-02 AHF members urge Congress to honor AIDS funding commitment 0 None
2010-07-01 Diagnostic Hybrids receives Chinese SFDA approval for D3 Ultra DFA Respiratory Virus Screening and ID Kit 0 None
2010-07-01 FIOCRUZ receives Brazil's Anvisa regulatory approval to market Chembio's Dual Path Platform HIV 1/2 rapid test 0 None
2010-07-01 Fecal contamination on hands linked to bacterial contamination in stored water 0 None
2010-07-01 FnBP is central to bacteria's ability to invade organs: Researchers 0 5
2010-07-01 Community-based lymphatic filariasis education increases treatment compliance up to 90%: Study 0 None
2010-07-01 CDC issues new guidelines on detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infections 0 None
2010-07-01 Behavioral intervention program can reduce incidence of HIV, STIs among female sex workers: Researchers 0 None
2010-07-01 Ecolab launches Virasept to treat Clostridium difficile spores 0 5
2010-07-01 World Bank, WHO, UNAIDS report offers comprehensive look at HIV/AIDS in Middle East, N. Africa 0 None
2010-07-01 Gen-Probe's APTIMA Trichomonas assay receives European CE mark 0 None
2010-07-01 Cubist commences enrollment in Phase 2 study of CXA-201 for complicated intra-abdominal infections 0 None
2010-07-01 Prasco commences shipments of generic prescription ZEGERID Capsules 0 None
2010-06-30 Antibacterial ingredient in honey identified 0 None
2010-06-30 Call for incorporation of scientific evidence into illicit drug policies 0 None
2010-06-30 Infection and severe sepsis mortality rates higher in black patients 0 None
2010-06-30 Repeated viral screening for ART patients unnecessary with each donation 0 None
2010-06-30 Cubist Phase 2 trial for efficacy of CXA-101 in complicated urinary tract infections meets objectives 0 None
2010-06-30 Cal/OSHA explores ways to strengthen adult film worker safety regulations 0 None
2010-06-30 Recent, upcoming FDA efforts address rare, 'neglected' diseases 0 None
2010-06-30 Original viral genetic sequences still present months after initial infection, says study 0 None
2010-06-30 White House to release domestic strategy against AIDS 0 None
2010-06-30 UCLA School of Dentistry awarded NIH grant to study methamphetamine's oral, dental health consequences 0 None
2010-06-30 Greenwire/New York Times examine dengue vaccine development 0 None
2010-06-29 Routine testing of inmates can reduce HIV incidence in the U.S. 0 None
2010-06-29 Mammalian embryo use different strategies to suppress retroviral infection: Study 0 None
2010-06-29 Pluristem advances toward PLX-PAD Phase IIb clinical trials for CLI and Moderate-severe Claudication 0 None
2010-06-29 LEAPS vaccine technology generates dendritic cells to stimulate immune system to fight viral illnesses 0 None
2010-06-29 Rare human antibodies protect mice from lethal strains of influenza 0 None
2010-06-29 Marine organisms may hold key to fight malaria 0 None
2010-06-29 Scientists discover new mechanism of H5N1 circulation and transmission in nature 0 None
2010-06-29 Rubella epidemic played a major role in shifting public attitudes toward abortion laws 0 5
2010-06-29 New diagnostic tool may help detect HPV and other viruses 0 None
2010-06-29 Research could provide more effective treatment against West Nile virus 0 None
2010-06-29 Foreign Policy examines GHI, PEPFAR 0 None
2010-06-29 Efforts to contain drug-resistant malaria near Thai-Cambodian border appear to be working, officials say 0 None
2010-06-29 Ahead of International AIDS Conference, health experts call for scientifically-based drug policies 0 None
2010-06-29 'Beeglue' may help deliver new treatments for fatal infections 0 None
2010-06-28 IAVI announces Japanese pledge of $10M for AIDS vaccine research and development 0 None
2010-06-28 FDA grants Abbott 510(k) clearance to market molecular diagnostic test for detection of chlamydia, gonorrhea 0 None
2010-06-28 Wake Forest Professor awarded $2.8M NHLBI grant to study ways to make transfusions using older blood safer 0 None
2010-06-28 CDC fails to implement official HIV testing guidelines, AHF criticizes 0 None
2010-06-28 AHF rejects Obama trial balloon of $30M for nation's ADAP 0 None
2010-06-28 UNDP, UNAIDS launch Global Commission on HIV, Law 0 None
2010-06-28 Combination MMRV vaccine associated with increased risk of febrile seizures 0 1
2010-06-28 New affiliation formed to accelerate nation's progress in fighting HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-06-28 Antioxidant therapy may prevent long-lasting cognitive impairment in cerebral malaria: Research 0 None
2010-06-28 Data on MetAP2 inhibitors for treatment of obesity presented at ADA 2010 0 None
2010-06-28 FDA approves OraSure Technologies' OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody Test 0 None
2010-06-28 Mechanism that regulates stem-cell differentiation in mice may trigger degenerative disease in humans: Research 0 None
2010-06-28 Florida seeks new tools to stop dengue outbreak 0 5
2010-06-25 FDA approves OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody Test for HCV 0 None
2010-06-25 Sixth annual Mayors Campaign Against HIV launched to encourage people test for HIV 0 None
2010-06-25 Overview of scientific research on medical technology to combat anthrax threat 0 None
2010-06-25 Scientist at Children Hospital Los Angeles receives NIH grant to research on meningitis 0 None
2010-06-25 Minnesota AIDS Project awarded federal grant to support HIV prevention services for young gay, bisexual men 0 None
2010-06-25 Opinions: Harper and global health; Health workers in developing countries; Funding commitments; DDT, GMO use 0 None
2010-06-25 AAHIVM encourages medical providers to utilize its screening tools on National HIV Testing Day 0 None
2010-06-25 Increasing the amount of preservatives may reduce food poisoning 0 None
2010-06-25 Researchers say ear tubes are safe for children with cochlear implants 0 None
2010-06-25 UNICEF and Kiwanis team up to protect mothers and babies from tetanus 0 None
2010-06-25 MDG targets still attainable despite setbacks from global economic situation, U.N. report says 0 None
2010-06-25 Standard CRP test ineffective for detecting inflammatory bowel disease: Study 0 None
2010-06-25 Editors of Canadian Medical Association Journal warn polio outbreak in Tajikistan could spread 0 None
2010-06-24 Merck proposes to initiate Phase II proof-of-concept clinical study of posaconazole for chronic Chagas disease 0 None
2010-06-24 Emergent BioSolutions completes sales, deliveries of BioThrax to allied international governments 0 None
2010-06-24 Physician-in-chief at Texas Children's Hospital honored with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Award 0 None
2010-06-24 FDA grants t2cure orphan drug designation for t2c001 in Buerger's Disease 0 None
2010-06-24 Patients denied insurance for bariatric surgery develop new obesity-related diseases, conditions 0 None
2010-06-24 Telefonica Mexico, Myriad Group nominated for 'Service: Social Use' at 2010 Global Messaging Awards 0 None
2010-06-24 G8 Summit needs to focus on MDGs to address AIDS crisis: IAS 0 None
2010-06-24 NIH to invest $25M over five years for international collaboration on genetic research in Africa 0 None
2010-06-24 FDA cancels Advisory Committee review of Lux Biosciences' voclosporin NDA 0 None
2010-06-24 Miller-McCune examines debate over redistribution of some foreign aid funds from HIV/AIDS to other diseases 0 None
2010-06-23 SIGA completes fourth human clinical trial of ST-246 smallpox antiviral drug candidate 0 None
2010-06-23 IQ Therapeutics achieves 100% survival in rabbit model at 48 hours after inhalation anthrax infection 0 None
2010-06-23 Shift in balance between good and bad bacteria in gut could be a harbinger of colon cancer: Study 0 None
2010-06-23 Company took measures to protect employees from H1N1 flu: National poll 0 None
2010-06-23 Santaris Pharma, miRagen collaborate to develop microRNA-targeted medicines for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-06-23 Student receives two-year $46,000 fellowship to research on a parasite that causes Chagas' disease 0 None
2010-06-23 World Bank provides over $63M for multi-country lab network in East Africa region 0 None
2010-06-23 Scientists discover weakness of human louse 0 None
2010-06-23 Opinions: Canada's role in global health; Drug licensing agreements promote drug access; Funding for USAID, state; Haiti 0 None
2010-06-23 Understanding HIV viral protein structure could lead to new molecular medicines: Study 0 5
2010-06-23 Media examine GHI, U.S. HIV/AIDS funding 0 None
2010-06-23 AIDS specialist leaves Calif. practice, citing rising costs 0 None
2010-06-22 Scientists complete comparative analysis of bacterial communities living in human nose, throat 0 None
2010-06-22 Beneficial effects of LifeVantage's Protandim on DMD mouse model published in Journal of Dietary Supplements 0 4.4
2010-06-22 NIH, Wellcome Trust partner to support population-based genetic studies of disorders, communicable diseases in Africa 0 None
2010-06-22 BD, PEPFAR commence multi-year initiative to improve blood collection practices in African clinics, hospitals 0 None
2010-06-22 Report says G8 countries short $10B on $50B commitment, reveals mixed progress on health goals 0 None
2010-06-22 Protesters ask U.S. to boost funding for Global Fund, HIV/AIDS programs in Africa 0 None
2010-06-22 FDA approves ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay to aid in diagnosis of HIV-1/HIV-2 infection 0 None
2010-06-21 Also in Global Health News: WHO scraps drug development group; Access to medication in Philippines; Yellow fever vaccine shortage; HIV-positive employee protection 0 None
2010-06-21 FDA approves Abbott's ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo assay 0 None
2010-06-21 MDT aligned with AAP position statement on efforts to be made to save patient's natural dentition 0 None
2010-06-21 Antibacterial lab coats to help prevent spread of disease in hospitals 0 2.3
2010-06-21 NanoViricides' anti-Dengue drug candidates demonstrate potential against severe virus infection 0 None
2010-06-21 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Burlington to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-06-21 Study examines ability of organisms to survive, sustain against various infectious diseases 0 None
2010-06-19 Fastest growing waste in the EU could help combat hospital infections: Scientists 0 None
2010-06-19 Preclinical study shows treatment with DAS181 inhibits infection with multiple HPIV strains 0 None
2010-06-19 Drug-resistant malaria spreading beyond Western Cambodia, U.S. malaria coordinator says 0 None
2010-06-19 Brazil's deforestation linked to increased malaria incidence, study says 0 None
2010-06-19 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Nashua, New Hampshire to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-06-19 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-06-18 Research on evolution of malaria parasite to develop improved control strategies 0 None
2010-06-18 Antwerp ITM calls for change in WHO guidelines on Buruli ulcer 0 None
2010-06-18 90% of HCV patients to be treated with triple therapy regimens, finds Decision Resources 0 None
2010-06-18 New multimillion dollar BSL-3 laboratory complex at Nigerian National TB and Leprosy Training Center 0 5
2010-06-18 Nurse-monitored ART found to be as safe, effective as therapy monitored by doctors in South African trial 0 None
2010-06-18 NPR's Morning Edition examines Global Health Initiative 0 None
2010-06-18 UF administers Lumizyme for late-onset Pompe disease 0 None
2010-06-18 Elderly people in sub-Saharan Africa remain neglected as a result of AIDS epidemic: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-18 Experts discuss G8 aid commitments 0 None
2010-06-18 Fraudulent Tamiflu sold over Internet, FDA warns 0 None
2010-06-18 Study evaluates effect of Viusid on oxidative stress, cytokine parameters in patients with CHC 0 None
2010-06-18 Malaria rises as forests disappear: Study 0 None
2010-06-17 Biological mechanism associated with remission during pregnancy 0 None
2010-06-17 Constipation prophylaxis in sickle cell patients needs increased attention 0 None
2010-06-17 2009 H1N1 pandemic influenza vaccine protects against 1918 influenza virus: Report 0 None
2010-06-17 Kun Run Biotechnology obtains China SFDA manufacturing approval for Entecavir 0 None
2010-06-17 Scientific American publishes article on "rebirth" of DNA vaccines 0 None
2010-06-17 Infant nevirapine more effective in preventing HIV transmission than maternal antiretroviral therapy 0 None
2010-06-17 Daily use of probiotics reduces VAP in critically ill patients: New research 0 5
2010-06-17 Experimental vaccine for Marburg hemorrhagic fever prevention shows promise for accidental exposures 0 None
2010-06-17 Researchers sequence genome of Amerindian strain of the gastric bug H. pylori 0 None
2010-06-17 Stony Brook team creates live attenuated influenza virus vaccine by computer-aided rational design 0 None
2010-06-17 Two-day conference examines effectiveness of U.N. pilot program to coordinate development assistance 0 None
2010-06-17 Researchers identify first genetic risk factors for development of CM in Angolan children 0 5
2010-06-17 Opinions: Maintain fight against HIV/AIDS; Ending PMTCT; Impact of U.S. health reform on foreign-trained physicians 0 None
2010-06-17 Officials discuss ways to improve quality measures in health care 0 None
2010-06-17 Financial Times examines how GAVI's $2.6B shortfall might affect new vaccine programs in developing countries 0 None
2010-06-17 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Boston, Massachusetts 0 None
2010-06-17 UC researchers receive $2.3M grant to develop user-friendly diagnostics for influenza virus 0 None
2010-06-17 BioNeutral announces distribution collaboration for sporicidal formulations with Steri-7 0 None
2010-06-16 Meningococcal disease in infants: A potentially difficult and serious diagnosis 0 None
2010-06-16 Trius Therapeutics reaches agreement with FDA under SPA for Phase 3 study of torezolid phosphate for ABSSSI 0 None
2010-06-16 Relypsa commences enrollment for RLY5016 Phase 2 study in heart failure patients with chronic kidney disease 0 None
2010-06-16 Microneedle skin patches as effective as hypodermic needles for flu vaccination 0 None
2010-06-16 Vaccination against 2009 H1N1 influenza virus may also protect against 1918 Spanish influenza virus 0 None
2010-06-16 NexMed's NexACT-based topical psoriasis treatment bioequivalent to Talconex 0 5
2010-06-16 University of Montreal scientists discover free radical mechanism to viral invasion 0 None
2010-06-16 Study examines survival rates of CF patients with MRSA 0 None
2010-06-16 Acclaimed virologist delivers the 2010 Leeuwenhoek prize lecture 0 None
2010-06-16 Pervasive bacterial presence unique to contaminated drywall identified 0 None
2010-06-16 Vitamin D may help reduce incidence, severity of viral respiratory tract infections: Study 0 None
2010-06-16 Washington Post examines trial in Africa of long-acting vaginal ring for HIV prevention 0 None
2010-06-15 AIDS activists to protest BMS' Reyataz pricing, policies at Goldman Sachs Global Healthcare Conference 0 None
2010-06-15 EMA COMP grants orphan medicinal product designation for Raptor's DR Cysteamine for cystinosis 0 None
2010-06-15 Inovio commences immunization in U.S. Phase I clinical trial of SynCon H5N1 influenza DNA vaccine 0 None
2010-06-15 New insight into sleeping sickness parasite 0 None
2010-06-15 Regulatory T cells delay arrival of TB-fighting T cells 0 None
2010-06-15 New insight into transmission of prion diseases 0 None
2010-06-15 Study shows NAT programs increase HIV detection yield by 23% 0 None
2010-06-15 Canada invites Africa, Caribbean, South American leaders to meeting during upcoming G8 summit 0 None
2010-06-15 Entomologists to develop genetically engineered bacteria for killing mosquito larvae 0 None
2010-06-15 MRSA survivors unite across the globe to raise awareness and educate public on prevention 0 None
2010-06-14 'Micro-ear' to screen for malaria, sleeping sickness 0 None
2010-06-14 Human Genome Sciences receives FDA feedback for ZALBIN BLA 0 None
2010-06-14 Monoclonal antibodies induce long-lasting, protective antiviral immune response 0 None
2010-06-14 ARCA receives approval to commence enrollment of first therapeutic trial using HIV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-06-14 NIH researchers' findings about malaria parasites in bloodstream could lead to development of new drugs 0 None
2010-06-14 FRC praises decision of federal Advisory Committee on Blood Safety and Availability 0 1
2010-06-14 Effective antimicrobial products can reduce hospital-acquired infections 0 1
2010-06-14 CNVs increases patients' susceptibility to severe sepsis 0 None
2010-06-14 Researchers transform yellow fever vaccine to fend off mosquito borne parasites that cause malaria 1 None
2010-06-14 Genetic variation can predict how people infected with hepatitis C react to treatment: Scientists 0 None
2010-06-14 TIME series examines global health 0 None
2010-06-14 Capitol Hill briefing addresses neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2010-06-14 ACIP's new immunization guidelines for upcoming year 0 None
2010-06-14 Global Programme seeks to eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis by 2020 0 3
2010-06-14 Anti-infectives could circumvent the problem of antibiotic resistance 0 None
2010-06-14 Customs Organization to sign declaration against counterfeit drugs 0 None
2010-06-14 AIDS/LifeCycle event raises $10M to support HIV/AIDS services 0 None
2010-06-11 BIOTECanada congratulates CPHA on 100 years of leadership in public health 0 None
2010-06-11 Community-based model of DOT improves HIV patient survival: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-11 Ambulatory Surgery Center industry responds to infection control concerns raised in JAMA 0 None
2010-06-11 Researchers to present advanced treatment strategies for eye diseases at NEI symposium 0 None
2010-06-11 UNITAID approves plan: Solidarity levy to provide funding for health Millennium Development Goals 0 None
2010-06-11 ViroStatics, Vichem Chemie partner to discover new AV-HALT drugs 0 None
2010-06-11 VA selects IRIS to provide communication system for notifying federal employees on H1N1 vaccinations 0 None
2010-06-11 Researchers to provide real-time analyses on potential disease threats during World Cup 0 None
2010-06-11 New methodology may help control influenza 0 None
2010-06-11 LSTM designated WHO Collaborating Centre for Evidence Synthesis for Infectious and Tropical Diseases 0 None
2010-06-11 Innovaro facilitates protein transduction technology licensing between Trojan Technologies, Trojantec 0 None
2010-06-11 U.N. MDG summit draft conclusions call for aid promise follow through, highlight progress and challenges 0 None
2010-06-11 WHO Director-General responds to criticisms over agency's H1N1 response 0 None
2010-06-11 Report urges Canada to increase foreign aid spending for G8 maternal, child health initiative 0 None
2010-06-10 CPL Biologicals completes construction of vaccine facility in Dholka, India 0 None
2010-06-10 Idenix initiates IDX320 proof-of-concept study for HCV infection 0 None
2010-06-10 Gamma interferon wakes-up sleeping stem cells to produce immune system cells to fight invading bacteria 0 3
2010-06-10 Misinterpretation of genetic information may undermine efforts to promote behavioral changes for disease prevention 0 None
2010-06-10 Extensive usage of antibiotic linezolid associated with ICU outbreak of LRSA 0 None
2010-06-10 Baylor Institute of Immunology Research receives nearly $35M as grants in 2009 0 None
2010-06-10 Differences in immune systems of men and women can impact diseases: Research 0 None
2010-06-10 New findings may help researchers design drugs that can prevent HIV 0 None
2010-06-10 2010 International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases at Atlanta, Georgia 0 None
2010-06-10 World Bank, partner programs 'not achieving intended outcomes' for TB in Africa, report says 0 None
2010-06-10 FDA approves Roxane Laboratories' Valacyclovir Hydrochloride Tablets ANDA 0 None
2010-06-10 SFDA approves China Medical Technologies' SPR-based HPV-DNA chip 0 None
2010-06-10 Global Fund releases mid-year results for HIV, TB, malaria 0 None
2010-06-09 First clinical trial among African women to test vaginal ring that prevents HIV transmission 0 None
2010-06-09 Faith-based HIV-prevention program for African-American women and girls 0 None
2010-06-09 Lapses in infection control common in ambulatory surgical centers 0 None
2010-06-09 FDA should implement risk-based approach to tackle food safety problems: Report 0 None
2010-06-09 Helix BioPharma reports Phase II clinical results of Topical Interferon Alpha-2b for ano-genital warts 0 None
2010-06-09 Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria demonstrates strong progress in prevention, treatment 0 None
2010-06-08 Inquiry into the hospital acquired killer bug starts 0 None
2010-06-08 NanoViricides anti-HIV drug candidates demonstrate efficacy in cell culture studies with HIV-1 isolates 0 None
2010-06-08 Health Canada approves Novartis' Menveo for prevention of meningococcal disease 0 None
2010-06-08 Idera reports preliminary results from IMO-3100 Phase 1 clinical trial for autoimmune, inflammatory diseases 0 None
2010-06-08 FDA grants Cepheid marketing clearance for Xpert SA Nasal Complete molecular test 0 None
2010-06-08 Vitiligo associated with genes variations linked to body's immune response 0 5
2010-06-08 Combined cardiac bypass and liver tumor surgery performed on 63-year-old Nigerian 0 None
2010-06-08 New tool to expedite research ethics review during emergency preparedness 0 None
2010-06-08 Chemotherapy drug sunitinib promising for HIV-positive cancer patients 0 None
2010-06-08 Updated HIV treatment guidelines may benefit individuals infected with HIV: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-08 Can-Fite BioPharma opens CF101 IND for psoriasis with US FDA 0 None
2010-06-08 QBC Diagnostics launches SureFocus Microscope Slide for detection of tuberculosis bacteria 0 None
2010-06-07 HIV & Hepatitis scare after endoscopy at a Warrawong Clinic 0 None
2010-06-07 Ten prevention tips to stay safe from infection and illness during summer camp 0 None
2010-06-07 BGS develops new bio filters for testing E. coli, salmonella, listeria and pseudomonas in food samples 0 None
2010-06-07 Thesis examines infections caused by Anaplasma phagocytophilum in lambs 0 5
2010-06-07 GSK submits BENLYSTA MAA for systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2010-06-05 Eye test to detect cattle infected with Mad Cow Disease 0 None
2010-06-05 IFST Advisory Statement cautions against food-borne Campylobacter infection 0 None
2010-06-05 CSTE 2010 Annual Conference to focus on public health challenges 0 None
2010-06-05 BMJ report questions WHO advisors' ties to pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2010-06-05 Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation to join with JFC to celebrate Children's Day 0 None
2010-06-05 AHF applauds Gilead for offering pricing, access concessions to AIDS Drug Assistance Programs 0 None
2010-06-04 Roche's new dual-PCR target HIV-1 viral load test receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-06-04 Researchers develop biosensors to monitor concentration of c-di-GMP within single living bacteria cells 0 None
2010-06-04 DEET-based repellents effective against insect and tick borne diseases 0 None
2010-06-04 Caltech biologists pinpoint molecular changes that help allow global spread of resistance to Tamiflu 0 None
2010-06-04 Researchers discover svRNA component that may help develop universal anti-viral treatment 0 None
2010-06-04 Lovastatin protects animals against plague 0 None
2010-06-04 Researchers look for effective programs to curb smoking among people with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-06-04 ASGE issues guidelines on ethnicity, gastrointestinal diseases and endoscopic procedures 0 None
2010-06-04 McMaster University researchers discover chemical clue directing Staphylococcus aureus 0 None
2010-06-04 WHO says H1N1 remains pandemic 0 None
2010-06-03 Legionnaires' disease kills a 66 year old 0 None
2010-06-03 Computer keyboards in non-treatment areas are more contaminated with bacteria 0 None
2010-06-03 Miners' living, working environments fuel spread of TB in sub-Saharan Africa, study says 0 None
2010-06-03 Scientists awarded $3.9M grant to study how XDR-TB transmitted in rural South Africa 0 None
2010-06-03 U.N. Secretary-General calls for African nations to invest 15% of national budgets to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-06-03 Universal testing for HIV can do more harm than good 0 5
2010-06-02 Novel anti-malarial drug developed from blood thinner by Australian scientists 0 None
2010-06-02 3.5 million FC2 Female Condoms ordered for distribution at 2010 World Cup 0 None
2010-06-02 Barriers, misinformation still prevent many from seeking flu protection for their families: Canadian Flu Report 0 None
2010-06-02 Research findings advance the effort to develop AIDS vaccine 0 None
2010-06-02 ZymoGenetics commences Phase 2B study of PEG-Interferon lambda in hepatitis C 1 None
2010-06-02 Faith-based organizations can play important role in response to HIV/AIDS in Central America: RAND study 1 None
2010-06-02 Texas A&M uses pGAP and IBM supercomputing technology to boost tuberculosis research 0 None
2010-06-02 Molecules similar to blood-thinning drug heparin can stop malaria from infecting red blood cells: Scientists 0 None
2010-06-02 CCL5 protein plays protective role against Mycobacterium tuberculosis: New research 0 None
2010-06-02 Ford Foundation announces $25M grant to fight hidden impact of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. 0 None
2010-06-02 Alnylam, Mount Sinai scientists discover svRNAs that play a critical role in influenza A virus replication 0 None
2010-06-02 Anti-Dengue drug candidates demonstrate efficacy in preliminary cell culture studies 0 None
2010-06-02 Azithromycin as effective as penicillin for early-stage syphilis: Study 0 3
2010-06-02 Platelets play important role in cerebral malaria: Research 0 5
2010-06-02 Plans to continue flu vaccination ban – intensive investigations ongoing 0 None
2010-06-02 McGill University granted 'Orphan Drug Designation' for pulmonary infection drug fenretinide 0 None
2010-06-02 HTDS commences clinical trials for MEVAC-A vaccine in Vietnam 0 None
2010-05-31 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Wilmington to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-05-31 Amorfix provides update on development of blood test for vCJD 0 None
2010-05-31 New links discovered between Paul Klee's work and his 'scleroderma' 0 5
2010-05-31 Mucosis receives € 3M innovation credit line from Dutch Ministry for development of FluGEM influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-05-29 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Baltimore to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-05-29 Yeast produce a hormone that triggers fungal cells to become more infectious 0 1
2010-05-29 RNA viruses hijack cellular enzyme to create viral replication factories on cell membranes 0 None
2010-05-29 Research to understand potential role of sexual lubricants in HIV transmission 0 None
2010-05-29 RNAi therapy shuts down gene critical to RSV, prevents virus replication 0 5
2010-05-29 Study demonstrates protection against Ebola infection in nonhuman primates using RNAi 0 5
2010-05-29 HSV-1 may cause cognitive deficits: Study 0 None
2010-05-29 Research roundup: Reform's impact on health spending; Cultural/Racial differences in medicine; Swine flu lessons 0 None
2010-05-29 Allergic reactions prevent people with allergic asthma from generating healthy immune response to influenza 0 None
2010-05-29 Study highlights need for earlier diagnosis and treatment of HIV 0 None
2010-05-29 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-05-29 Globe and Mail examines links between maternal health, HIV/AIDS ahead of G8 summit 0 None
2010-05-28 Previous recommendations on H1N1 pandemic influenza vaccine still stand: SAGE 0 None
2010-05-28 Advanced Life Sciences expands partnership with U.S. Government to assess Restanza against STI's 0 None
2010-05-28 Effective infant vaccina­tion against pneumonia needed in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2010-05-28 Researchers see plectasin as promising lead compound for new antibiotics 0 None
2010-05-28 Infectious diseases specialist from Walter and Eliza Hall Institute receives Frank Fenner Award 0 None
2010-05-28 Discovery may pave way to help reduce health hazards 0 2
2010-05-28 Not all strains of influenza die off at the end of winter, reveals genetic analysis 0 None
2010-05-28 Wall Street Journal examines GSK's open-source development for drug discovery plan 0 None
2010-05-28 New treatment benefits patients with advanced liver disease due to HCV infection: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-28 FDA grants Premarket Approval for Roche Diagnostics' Elecsys Antibody to hepatitis C virus assay 0 None
2010-05-28 Small molecule ramps up interferon production in host cells, launching potent immune response 0 None
2010-05-28 Progenics presents preclinical data on novel monoclonal antibodies against toxins produced by C. difficile 0 None
2010-05-28 E. coli O157:H7 is rare in some wildlife species of California's Central Coast region: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-28 MSF report warns of effects of international donor 'backtracking' in global fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-05-28 ART associated with reduced risk of HIV transmission to sexual partners, study shows 0 None
2010-05-28 Research finding may offer future alternative to antibiotics 0 3
2010-05-28 ARCA receives approval to begin enrollment of first therapeutic trial with GeoVax vaccine 0 None
2010-05-27 HIV positive acrobat may have affected hundreds nationwide 0 4
2010-05-27 Use of lubricants with anal sex associated with increased risk of rectal sexually transmitted infections 0 3
2010-05-27 Study of GCF advances efforts to develop early test for gum disease 0 None
2010-05-27 Physicians diagnose rare parasitic infection in people who consumed raw crayfish 0 None
2010-05-27 Infants born with complex congenital heart disease also at risk for life-threatening gastrointestinal diseases 0 None
2010-05-27 Fear of H1N1 appears to be the driving factor behind adoption of preventive behaviors: Study 0 None
2010-05-27 KPBS examines microbicide research as M2010 concludes 0 None
2010-05-27 Space Shuttle Atlantis returns from International Space Station with tenth scientific payload for Astrogenetix 0 5
2010-05-27 Restanza shows greater efficacy against species of Plasmodium that cause malaria 0 5
2010-05-27 Experimental Hendra virus treatment offered to mother and daughter 0 None
2010-05-26 A step closer to a universal influenza virus vaccine 0 None
2010-05-26 Presidio Pharmaceuticals to advance PPI-1301 inhibitor from HCV NS5A program into clinical development 0 None
2010-05-26 6-month results of NovoStent's SAMBA trial for atherosclerotic disease in SFA and popliteal arteries 0 None
2010-05-26 Antiviral treatment, SVR prevent esophageal varices in patients with HCV-induced cirrhosis 0 None
2010-05-26 AHF spearheads e-letter-writing campaign to stop de-funding of AIDS clinics in Antelope Valley 0 None
2010-05-26 UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers identify novel chemical compounds with anti-malarial activity 0 None
2010-05-26 CEVEC, Pevion Biotech sign license option agreement for transient CAP-T cell expression technology 0 None
2010-05-26 MedMira obtains NHS Supply Chain listing for Reveal Rapid HIV Test in the UK 0 None
2010-05-26 Researchers present more findings for microbicides, prep at M2010 conference 0 None
2010-05-26 AHF urges Obama to address growing ADAP crisis 0 None
2010-05-26 G7 aid delivers 'impressive results,' commitment falls short of 2005 pledge 0 None
2010-05-26 Vertex reports 75% patients with HCV achieve viral cure with 12-week telaprevir-based combination regimen 0 5
2010-05-26 Experts warn increasing IDUs in eastern, southern Africa could threaten HIV/AIDS fight 0 None
2010-05-26 Osteopathic manipulative medicine reduces length of hospital stays for pneumonia patients: Research 0 None
2010-05-25 Dangerous bacterium appears in Australia for the first time 2 5
2010-05-25 Vical receives $4.0M grant to support development of novel vaccine for CMV infection 0 None
2010-05-25 Influenza A(H1N1) appears milder than seasonal flu in tropical environment: Report 0 None
2010-05-25 Family of EPA-registered disinfecting products to be launched 0 4
2010-05-25 New research finding may change direction of vaccine research for M. tuberculosis 0 None
2010-05-25 Biomagnetics Diagnostics presents new series of videos on world's first handheld Integrated Optical Biosensor 0 None
2010-05-25 WHA endorses interim targets to eradicate measles as WHO warns disease on the rise 0 None
2010-05-25 Joint research by UB and CDC could lead to new generation of antiviral medicines 0 None
2010-05-25 MFSI awarded series of new patents for identifying air-borne pathogens 0 None
2010-05-25 Natural anti-inflammatory protein effective against meningitis-causing bacteria 0 None
2010-05-25 Pregnant women with H1N1 flu strain are at risk for obstetrical complications: Study 0 None
2010-05-25 Media outlets highlight studies presented at International Microbicides Conference 0 None
2010-05-25 Silver nanoparticles effective at killing all kinds of bacteria 0 None
2010-05-25 FDA issues 510(k) clearance to Simplexa Influenza A H1N1 (2009) test on 3M Integrated Cycler 0 None
2010-05-24 FDA clears Simplexa Influenza A H1N1 (2009) test 0 None
2010-05-24 BinaxNOW PBP2a test to detect PBP2a in MRSA 0 None
2010-05-24 Raw alfalfa sprouts linked to outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections in 10 states 0 None
2010-05-24 Lytix Biopharma receives approval to initiate Phase I/IIa clinical trial of Lytixar for MRSA 0 None
2010-05-24 Penn State receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations grant to support global health research 0 None
2010-05-24 New study indicates pregnancy can double HIV risk in men 0 None
2010-05-24 Health leaders discuss polio, alcohol, childhood obesity at WHA 0 None
2010-05-24 Research on new types of anti-HIV drugs presented at International Microbicides Conference 0 None
2010-05-24 WHA passes a new resolution to combat childhood pneumonia 0 None
2010-05-24 Groundwater contaminants present potential health concern 0 None
2010-05-21 Influenza antiviral drugs not hoarded during recent H1N1 flu season, says Prime Therapeutics 0 5
2010-05-21 Sorrento Therapeutics receives STTR grant to develop antibody therapeutics to combat MRSA 0 None
2010-05-21 German states may face healthcare crisis: Study 0 None
2010-05-21 Clinical Infectious Diseases journal examines new scientific advances to curb HIV, TB epidemics 0 None
2010-05-21 Hepatitis C affects so many people and yet not recognized as serious public health problem 0 None
2010-05-21 Media examines recent Oxfam report on impact of aid to developing countries 0 None
2010-05-21 Studies identify new chemical compounds that could lead to development of new malaria drugs 1 4
2010-05-20 Hendra virus infects a horse in south Queensland – authorities fear spread 0 None
2010-05-20 GSK, EMBL-EBI, NLM and CDD collaborate to apply principles of open source to drug discovery for malaria 0 None
2010-05-20 Research and movement in future towards universal influenza virus vaccine 0 None
2010-05-20 New IRMA report outlines the growing field of rectal microbicide R&D 0 None
2010-05-20 Dynamic testing approach for HIV/AIDS diagnostics 0 None
2010-05-20 Public health and HIV/AIDS prevention policies should reflect and work with evolution of sexual behavior 0 None
2010-05-20 Androgen receptors promote hepatitis B virus in growth and development of hepatoma cells 0 None
2010-05-20 Nearly 1 in 5 cases of infection with C. neoformans caused by multiple strains of pathogen: Research 0 None
2010-05-20 Modern malaria control efforts counteract effects of rising temperatures: Scientists 0 None
2010-05-20 Using sari cloth to filter water protects household from cholera: Study 0 None
2010-05-20 Live malaria parasites in the skin shut down immune responses and block vaccine function: Study 0 None
2010-05-20 Saint Louis University conducts research to find safe, effective vaccination for dengue 0 None
2010-05-20 Pennsylvania Department of Health recommends hepatitis A and B vaccination for children and adults at risk 0 None
2010-05-20 New study shows CDPK1 controls toxoplasma's ability to secrete microneme proteins 0 None
2010-05-20 Global Fund launches campaign to generate public support for preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV 0 None
2010-05-20 World Health Assembly news 0 None
2010-05-20 Trius awarded new DTRA contract for developing novel antibiotics against gram-negative bacterial pathogens 0 None
2010-05-20 New U.N. efforts aim to help Haitians obtain 'secure housing' 0 None
2010-05-20 Texas prison health care system to lay off nearly 12 percent of workforce 0 None
2010-05-20 Lancet special series examines TB worldwide 0 None
2010-05-20 Kansas State University researcher awarded NIH grant to study antibiotic-resistant bacteria 0 None
2010-05-20 Inviragen initiates first clinical trial of DENVax vaccine to protect against dengue fever 0 None
2010-05-20 Fraud and abuse cases come to conclusions 0 None
2010-05-20 FDA grants 510(k) market clearance for EraGen's MultiCode-RTx HSV 1&2 Kit 0 None
2010-05-20 FDA approves ZYMAXID ophthalmic solution for treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis 0 None
2010-05-19 University of Sydney hosts emerging infectious diseases and biosecurity conference 0 None
2010-05-19 ABBOTT PRISM Chagas test receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-05-19 Vaccinations recommended for adults 0 None
2010-05-19 Experts accelerate discovery and development of new TB drugs: Lancet article 0 None
2010-05-19 Pearl Therapeutics presents data supporting development of PT003 combination bronchodilator product 0 None
2010-05-19 AP examines HIV microbicides, prep research 0 None
2010-05-19 WHO Director-General pushes for sustained commitment to MDGs at World Health Assembly 0 None
2010-05-19 Low blood phosphorus levels associated with high death rates in African AIDS patients: Research 0 None
2010-05-19 Opinions: Gender-based violence and HIV; AIDS vaccine; Global NTDs; Responses to NYT HIV/AIDS articles 0 None
2010-05-19 BMJ News examines how drug resistance, access undermine malaria fight in Uganda, Cambodia 0 None
2010-05-19 New test to detect HBV receives regulatory approval for use in the European Union 0 None
2010-05-19 GHESKIO awarded prestigious 2010 Gates Award for Global Health 0 None
2010-05-18 Where are Australia’s missing hepatitis C cases? 1 5
2010-05-18 WPI, Cerus announce positive results from study of INTERCEPT Blood System to inactivate XMRV 0 None
2010-05-18 Immunetics receives $2.8M contract as part of NHLBI's REDS-II project 0 None
2010-05-18 Statue commemorating 30th anniversary of the eradication of smallpox unveiled 0 None
2010-05-18 KaloBios Pharmaceuticals' KB001 promising in prevention of serious lung infection 0 None
2010-05-18 VBI researchers establish new tree of life for gamma-proteobacteria 0 None
2010-05-18 Thai AIDS vaccine trial: Risk of HIV infection can be reduced with a vaccine 0 None
2010-05-18 New study shows DFA testing for H1N1 influenza unreliable in ICU patients 0 None
2010-05-18 GHESKIO honored with 2010 Gates Award for Global Health 0 None
2010-05-18 Scientists discover prothymosin-alpha protein to control HIV and other infections 0 None
2010-05-18 Report examines access to HIV prevention, care for MSM in Asia Pacific 0 None
2010-05-18 Five-day World Health Assembly meeting kicks off in Geneva 0 None
2010-05-18 Health Canada grants Response Biomedical Class 3 Medical Device license for RAMP RSV Assay 0 None
2010-05-17 Australian doctors identify new disease and devise its cure 0 None
2010-05-17 Argos Therapeutics presents AGS-004 autologous dendritic cell therapy Phase 2a trial data at 19th CAHR 0 None
2010-05-17 Hemispherx Biopharma to conduct study of Ampligen antiviral in China 0 None
2010-05-17 Emergent BioSolutions' anthrax monoclonal antibody IND for Phase I study clears FDA review 0 None
2010-05-17 HIV patients falsely diagnosed for TB have higher rates of mortality: Study 0 None
2010-05-17 Researchers design new technique to quickly distinguish between people with active and dormant TB 0 None
2010-05-17 Treatment with MP-376 reduces P. aeruginosa in CF patients: Research 0 None
2010-05-15 WHO welcomes UN General Assembly resolution on prevention, control of noncommunicable diseases 0 None
2010-05-15 Miami-area resident charged in $23M HIV infusion Medicare fraud scheme 0 None
2010-05-15 HSPH researchers succeed in locking malaria parasites within infected blood cells 0 5
2010-05-15 Inhibitex commences trials on INX-189 for treatment of Hepatitis C infections 0 5
2010-05-15 UC researchers explore dynamics of bacterial evolution 0 None
2010-05-15 Opinions: Africans fight malaria; Access to AIDS treatment; Noncommunicable disease summit; Maternal, child health efforts 0 None
2010-05-15 Science special issue reports on Malaria 0 None
2010-05-15 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-05-15 U.S. healthcare practitioners can resume use of Rotarix, says FDA 0 None
2010-05-14 CSL Behring donates life-saving medicines to assist earthquake victims in Haiti 0 None
2010-05-14 Scientists look for new ways to fight TB 0 None
2010-05-14 SQI announces poster presentations on novel diagnostic assays at 7th International Congress on Autoimmunity 0 2
2010-05-14 Scientists to discuss opportunities and challenges for combating HIV, TB 0 None
2010-05-14 NanoViricides signs research and development agreement with Dr. Ken S. Rosenthal's laboratory 0 None
2010-05-14 Leaving food out in the sun can put you at risk for food-borne illness 0 None
2010-05-14 SPIROCOR's RSR non-invasively measures presence of significant coronary artery disease 0 None
2010-05-14 U.N. Secretary-General discusses G8, G20 commitments during visit to Ottawa 0 None
2010-05-14 Novel vaccines for deadly diseases to be presented at AAPS' NBC 0 None
2010-05-14 Mild-mannered organelles can detect virus invasion signals: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-14 Report of 2009 H1N1 influenza VLP vaccine published online 0 None
2010-05-14 UGA researchers discover SERS method to identify rotavirus strains, genotypes 0 None
2010-05-14 MitoSciences awarded $590,000 to support development of companion diagnostic tests for antiviral drugs 0 5
2010-05-14 HIV disease tends to progress at faster rate in infected individuals who consume more alcoholic drinks 0 None
2010-05-14 Chimerix commences first-in-human study of CMX157 for HIV 0 None
2010-05-13 Gene-Eden may be effective in reducing Hepatitis C viral load in people infected with virus: Review 0 None
2010-05-13 Genetic Immunity formulates first topically administered nanomedicine therapeutic vaccine for HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-05-13 Increased IR associated with HCC development in chronic HCV-infected patients 0 None
2010-05-13 27-year-old sickle cell disease patient undergoes multiple joint replacement surgery 0 None
2010-05-13 Celera to present on AIDS pandemic, AZT drugs at Computational Molecular Biology Symposium 0 None
2010-05-13 Pacific Island region on track to meet TB MDG, drug-resistance remains a threat 0 None
2010-05-13 AHF targets BMS over pricing and policies for its HIV/AIDS drug 0 None
2010-05-13 U.S. expands HIV/AIDS programs in Caribbean 0 None
2010-05-13 Microbiologists identify potential target in cattle to prevent E. coli strain 0 None
2010-05-12 HIV caseload increasing among primary care providers 0 None
2010-05-12 NIH awards PLx Pharma multiple grants for development of GI safer NSAIDs 0 None
2010-05-12 MRSA Survivors Network to raise awareness on MRSA infections 0 5
2010-05-12 Giardia's surface proteins may work as vaccines to help prevent infections: Research scholar 0 None
2010-05-12 Preventable infectious diseases cause two-thirds of child deaths: The Lancet 0 None
2010-05-12 Mutation causing light chain amyloidosis identified 0 None
2010-05-12 Periodontal disease treatment reduces blood sugar levels in Type 2 diabetes patients 0 None
2010-05-12 MIT featured in U.S. Equity News 0 None
2010-05-12 FDA Dermatology and Ophthalmology Drugs Advisory Committee to review Lux Biosciences’ Luveniq NDA 0 None
2010-05-12 Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health awarded Grand Challenges Explorations grant 0 None
2010-05-12 Health overhaul provisions raise moral, religious debates 0 None
2010-05-12 Preliminary data from Achillion Pharmaceuticals' Phase 1b clinical trial of ACH-1625 reported 0 None
2010-05-11 DNA Medicine Institute awarded Grand Challenges Explorations grant to develop finger scanner for malaria 0 None
2010-05-11 FDA, CDC confirm connection between romaine lettuce and E.coli 0145 foodborne illness outbreak 0 1
2010-05-11 Napp introduces new alcohol-free hand sanitizer 0 None
2010-05-11 Older Americans staying sexually active but not practicing safe sex 0 None
2010-05-11 Unotron keyboards prevent sample contamination, germ spread at UNC Gene Therapy Center 0 None
2010-05-11 Potential new drug therapies for treatment of tuberculosis 0 3
2010-05-11 New bacterial species in tsete fly may help control African sleeping sickness 0 None
2010-05-11 NEI renews K12 grant for Mass. Eye and Ear to fund Harvard Vision Clinical Scientist Development Program 0 None
2010-05-11 Intercell reports EUR 4.8m revenue, EUR 14.7m net loss for first-quarter 2010 0 None
2010-05-11 Proton pump inhibitor use associated with fracture risk in postmenopausal women 0 None
2010-05-11 Global efforts to combat HIV and AIDS confront changes as funding priorities shift 0 None
2010-05-11 Pregnant women at risk for pregnancy problems caused by oral bacteria 0 None
2010-05-11 New findings could help develop vaccines against respiratory infections 0 None
2010-05-11 'Striking improvements' toward MDG targets, progress is unequal, WHO report says 0 None
2010-05-11 New York Times examines global fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-05-11 CrystalGenomics completes European Phase I SAD study of CG400549 antibiotic candidate 0 None
2010-05-10 FDA grants EUA for IQuum's Liat Influenza A/2009 H1N1 Assay 0 None
2010-05-10 Groups vie for a piece of health law's $15 billion prevention fund 0 None
2010-05-10 Scientists develop dry, inhalable measles vaccine, will begin testing in India this summer 0 None
2010-05-10 Lancet examines Canada's G8 strategy for maternal, child health initiatives 0 None
2010-05-10 MIT, South Africa announce plans to join patent pool for 'neglected diseases' 0 None
2010-05-10 AllerAir supports global awareness campaign on Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Syndrome 1 None
2010-05-10 Women's empowerment, regional integration, malaria prevention discussed at WEF on Africa 0 None
2010-05-10 Swedish scientists discover a new method to develop effective antimalarial drugs 0 None
2010-05-07 Newly updated informational website on E. coli 0 None
2010-05-07 AHF's Magic Johnson Testing America Tour arrives in Minneapolis to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-05-07 Encouraging B. anthracis to unwittingly unmask itself will help eradicate the pathogen 0 None
2010-05-07 ETH Zurich researchers discover HIV transmission chains 0 None
2010-05-07 Kaposi's Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus replicates, spreads by hijacking PYM cellular protein 0 1
2010-05-07 Neurons' complicated tree-like structure formation unravelled 0 None
2010-05-07 Survey reveals low awareness of postherpetic neuralgia amongst Americans 0 None
2010-05-07 Challenges and limitations faced in avian influenza 0 None
2010-05-07 Roche launches cobas(R) 4800 System in Canada for testing CT, NG and HPV 0 None
2010-05-07 Resolvyx presents new data on RX-10001 for corneal herpes simplex virus infection at ARVO 2010 0 None
2010-05-07 New CD4 test kit can improve quality of life for HIV and AIDS patients 0 None
2010-05-07 New measurement technique can lead to better treatment strategies for malaria and sickle-cell disease 0 None
2010-05-07 Hepcidin is found in various biological fluids, says new research 0 None
2010-05-07 HealthMap's H1N1 survey identifies disparities in international public health systems 0 None
2010-05-07 New study may help design better vaccines for dengue fever 0 None
2010-05-07 Amira Pharmaceuticals' LPA1 receptor antagonist program data published in British Journal of Pharmacology 0 None
2010-05-07 Imprinted genes may be the root cause of gender specific diseases, says study 0 None
2010-05-07 ALMA launches malaria drive on opening day of WEF on Africa 0 None
2010-05-07 Pennsylvania Auditor assails use of some HIV/AIDS prevention funds 0 None
2010-05-07 WHO publishes comprehensive report on H1N1 0 None
2010-05-06 Researchers demonstrate how Plasmodium falciparum can able to circumvent action of artemisinin 0 None
2010-05-06 New study links fecal contamination on hands and bacterial contamination in stored water 0 None
2010-05-06 Patient for Patient Safety Canada launches on Stop! Clean Your Hands Day 0 None
2010-05-06 Prescription drug may have new use in boosting effectiveness of vaccines for bacterial, viral diseases 0 None
2010-05-06 GW researchers partner with Grassroot Project to educate D.C. youth about HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-05-06 Patients Medical provides patients with valuable tips to prevent Lyme disease 0 None
2010-05-06 CU-Boulder develops inhalable vaccine for measles prevention 0 None
2010-05-06 Social changes spawn massive resurgence of syphilis in China 0 None
2010-05-06 Advocates ask donor nations, African Governments to maintain health commitments as WEF on Africa starts 0 None
2010-05-06 Intercell to acquire Cytos' platform technology for monoclonal antibody discovery 0 None
2010-05-06 Opinions: G8's track record; Maternal, child health; Chan on N. Korea; USAID, DDT in Haiti 0 1
2010-05-06 New combination eye drops effective in treating bacterial keratitis 0 3
2010-05-06 Caffeine is effective in preventing cataract formation, says study 0 None
2010-05-05 TearScience completes $44.5 million Series C funding 0 None
2010-05-05 Vical commences enrollment in Phase 1 trial of Vaxfectin DNA pandemic influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-05-05 Pre-treatment quality-of-life scores predict malignancy in patients with pancreatic disease 0 None
2010-05-05 Hepatitis B treatment appears to improve liver transplant outcomes for some patients: Study 0 None
2010-05-05 Archivel Farma to start phase II clinical trials of RUTI vaccine for Latent Tuberculosis 0 None
2010-05-05 U.N. Development Program head begins four-country tour of Africa to promote MDGs 0 None
2010-05-05 Calgary doctors research how to minimize complications from Cryptococcus disease 0 5
2010-05-05 Results from STEALTH C-3 clinical trial of nitazoxanide presented at DDW 2010 0 None
2010-05-05 Increase in spending for AIDS drugs validates price cuts offered to ADAPs 0 None
2010-05-05 New findings show seaweed extract inhibits H1N1 virus 1 None
2010-05-05 Iowa State University researcher works on faster method to detect salmonella from contaminated foods 0 None
2010-05-05 Second fidaxomicin Phase 3 clinical study data in patients with CDI to be presented at DDW 2010 0 5
2010-05-04 Synageva BioPharma seeks FDA orphan drug designation for SBC-102 enzyme replacement therapy 0 None
2010-05-04 Positive results from Phase 2 clinical trial of TAKSTA in patients with ABSSSI 0 None
2010-05-04 Karolinska Institutet researchers discover new control mechanism in immune system 0 5
2010-05-04 Pilot pneumonia-prevention program reduces postoperative pneumonia in hospital surgical ward: Research 0 None
2010-05-04 UCLM researcher explores employment status of HIV-positive individuals in Spain 0 None
2010-05-04 AIDS 2010 to explore latest developments in HIV science 0 None
2010-05-04 Rice students' Sally Centrifuge could help diagnose anemia globally 0 None
2010-05-04 NIH awards $3.4M grant for preclinical development of novel Staphylococcus aureus vaccine 0 None
2010-05-04 First of 5 Grand Challenges: Create point-of-care tools to diagnose range of illnesses 0 5
2010-05-04 National Cancer Institute data: San Francisco has highest rate of liver cancer in the nation 0 None
2010-05-04 Author of new study calls for responsible media coverage of public health emergencies 0 None
2010-05-04 Study finds standard heel-stick test ineffective in identifying CMV infection in babies 0 None
2010-05-04 H1N1 positivity highest among children 0 None
2010-05-04 Bacteria transmitted by fleas-and potentially ticks-can be passed to babies by mother: Researcher 0 None
2010-05-04 Older children hospitalized with pandemic H1N1 influenza in 2009: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Opinions: Malaria bed net concerns; Catholic Church's humanitarian work; Abortion, global health; Foreign aid reform; Canada's G8 initiative 0 None
2010-05-04 TB Alliance, AstraZeneca sign research collaboration agreement to develop drugs against tuberculosis 0 None
2010-05-04 Fate of the unused swine flu vaccines 0 None
2010-05-03 WHO, UNICEF issue guide, call for more research into medicines for children 0 None
2010-05-03 Weight loss through caloric restriction and increase in physical activity improve symptoms of GERD 0 None
2010-05-03 PlusNews/IRIN examines HIV/AIDS elements of new adult mortality data 0 None
2010-05-03 Protect eyes from sun's UV rays to decrease risk of eye diseases, disorders 0 None
2010-05-03 Progress in development of gene therapies for inherited blindness caused by rod degeneration 0 5
2010-05-03 Santen licenses Clinical Data's ATL313 agonist compound for development of ophthalmic treatments 0 None
2010-05-03 Study shows significant reduction in rate of SSI in patients undergoing C-section delivery 0 None
2010-05-03 Raptor Pharmaceutical presents positive results from Phase 2a trial of DR cysteamine bitartrate for NASH 0 None
2010-05-03 Researcher finds evidence of how human behavior can influence emergence of infectious disease 0 None
2010-05-03 Extended hepatitis C treatment increases sustained virological response after liver transplant 0 None
2010-05-03 While global adult mortality rates drop, gaps between countries grow, Lancet study finds 0 None
2010-05-03 Leptin hormone controls immune’s response to sepsis: Study 0 None
2010-05-03 PAS conference focuses on vaccine-preventable diseases among children 0 None
2010-05-03 NPR examines U.N.'s effort to stop sexual violence in war 0 None
2010-05-03 Study could provide new strategies to prevent hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-05-03 FDA approves Abbott Prism Chagas test to screen blood, tissue and organ donors for T. cruzi 0 None
2010-05-02 Seasonal flu vaccine ups the risk of getting H1N1 flu 0 None
2010-04-30 GeNOsys sponsors Phase I safety trial in collaboration with Nitric Solutions 0 None
2010-04-30 Celtic Pharma commences enrolment in Phase III trial of TDT 067 for onychomycosis 0 None
2010-04-30 Data mining of hospital information can help identify MDROs: Asolva 0 None
2010-04-30 Opinions: Sanitation and women, child health; GM in Global Food Security bill; U.S. malaria strategy; GHI on NTDs; Haiti recovery 0 None
2010-04-30 pSivida announces presentations on bioerodible technologies for degenerative eye disease 0 None
2010-04-30 Manipulating physiology of "kissing bug" may help prevent transmission of Chagas' disease 0 None
2010-04-30 CDC report shows increase in seasonal flu vaccinations, greatest increase among children 0 None
2010-04-30 CDC presents clinical trial results of Biojector 2000 at 13th Annual Conference on Vaccine Research 0 None
2010-04-30 Practicing NPIs may help limit transmission of pandemic flu: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 Novavax reports positive results from Phase II study of trivalent VLP influenza vaccine in older adults 0 None
2010-04-30 Newsweek examines advocates' views of PEPFAR under Obama 0 None
2010-04-30 Hormone mimic Octreotide promising for treatment of polycystic liver disease caused by ADPKD: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 Anesthetist may have infected patients during procedure 0 None
2010-04-30 Daily intake of vitamin E may help improve fatty liver disease: Study 0 None
2010-04-30 Dietary changes may help alleviate celiac disease, says study 0 None
2010-04-30 Gonorrhea may soon become untreatable according to WHO 0 None
2010-04-29 Jiangsu Yanshen receives SFDA disciplinary notice for substandard quality human use rabies vaccine 0 None
2010-04-29 NGOs outraged at developments of current meeting of Global Fund Board to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria 0 None
2010-04-29 Eliminating inherent drug resistance in tuberculosis 0 None
2010-04-29 Nanotechnology for study of individual molecule interaction in live cells 0 None
2010-04-29 OMT beneficial as adjunctive treatment in elderly people with pneumonia 0 None
2010-04-29 Gilead announces bioequivalence of Truvada in combination with Tibotec Pharmaceuticals' TMC278 NNRTI 0 None
2010-04-29 miacom diagnostics announces new tests for faster diagnosis of sepsis 0 None
2010-04-29 Preventing HPV infection could slow HIV epidemic, say researchers 0 None
2010-04-29 Injection drug use contributes to transmission of syphilis 0 None
2010-04-29 New theory on muscle and bone diseases 0 None
2010-04-29 CD8+T cells may aid in developing AIDS vaccine: New Journal of Physics 0 None
2010-04-29 Cambodia closes 64.9 percent of illegal pharmacies 0 None
2010-04-29 Tulane University researchers urge action to eliminate malaria from Hispaniola 0 None
2010-04-29 Study examines lifestyle-related causes of death in AIDS patients 0 None
2010-04-29 Presence and type of cirrhosis complications are strong predictors of mortality: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Multicenter NIH trial finds combination antibiotics effective against Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis 0 5
2010-04-29 China lifts decades-old HIV/AIDS travel ban 0 None
2010-04-29 Report: Conditions in Zambian prisons fueling spread of HIV, TB 0 None
2010-04-28 Seasonal flu shots: Are they responsible for the adverse reactions? Investigations on 0 None
2010-04-28 Scientists discover human DNA that act as a traitor to body's defences 0 None
2010-04-28 Stalk structure of Mx protein restrains components of influenza virus in infected cells 0 None
2010-04-28 Study evaluates cost benefits of new interventions for treating, preventing PDN and PHN 0 None
2010-04-28 AHF applauds Merck for doubling Isentress discount rebates and freezing price for ADAPs 0 None
2010-04-28 BiondVax announces successful conclusion of second Phase I/II trial of Multimeric-001 Universal Flu Vaccine 0 None
2010-04-28 Causes of death in AIDS patients 0 None
2010-04-28 State Round-up: Federal prosecutors investigate bid rigging at New York hospitals; Montana prepares for health reform implementation; and Florida spares Medicaid from budget cuts 0 None
2010-04-28 Researchers develop new diagnostic approach to fight against Chagas disease 0 None
2010-04-28 Trade negotiations between EU, India could affect access to low-cost generics 0 None
2010-04-28 China lifts ban on tourists suffering from HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-04-28 WHO welcomes China's decision to remove entry, travel restrictions for people living with HIV 0 None
2010-04-28 Report looks at AIDS funding in developing countries 0 None
2010-04-28 News outlets continue malaria coverage 0 None
2010-04-28 International initiative seeks to reduce heterosexual HIV transmission 0 5
2010-04-27 Australian Medical Association says doctor followed all procedures in flu shot death 0 None
2010-04-27 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals publishes encouraging results from Phase II GEMINI study in PNAS 0 None
2010-04-27 Prime-boost malaria vaccine regimen provides sterile protection: Vical 0 5
2010-04-27 UK MHRA authorizes Presidio Pharmaceuticals to initiate Phase 1 clinical trial of PPI-461 for HCV 0 None
2010-04-27 Laughter increases production of antibodies and activates body's protective cells 0 1
2010-04-27 People infected with gastrointestinal worms respond better to injected vaccines 0 None
2010-04-27 Opinions: G8 summit; World Malaria Day; Family planning; Global Food Security Act 0 None
2010-04-27 News outlets examine World Malaria Day 2010 0 None
2010-04-27 Fever in kids underestimated by Doctors: new study 0 None
2010-04-26 Nanoviricides become registered trademark under USPTO 0 None
2010-04-26 Study confirms utility of Oxford Immunotec's T-SPOT.TB assay in identifying latent TB infection 0 None
2010-04-26 Research documents early warning signs resulting from global pullback on AIDS funding 0 None
2010-04-26 Pevion Biotech to present positive results of PEV4 RSV vaccine candidate at Vaccine Innovation Meeting 0 None
2010-04-26 Federal allocation not adequately addressing needs of minority AIDS community 0 None
2010-04-26 Enhancing residence time improves drug effectivity: Study 0 None
2010-04-26 Anacor Pharmaceuticals, MMV partner to discover and develop promising new malaria therapeutics 0 None
2010-04-26 Driving evolution of antibiotic resistance backwards 0 None
2010-04-26 Promising research on cryptosporidiosis could lead to effective treatment: Brandeis University biochemist 0 None
2010-04-26 Canadian Red Cross expands Malaria Bites campaign 0 None
2010-04-24 GBS serotype III more commonly associated with urinary tract infections 0 None
2010-04-24 1976 "swine flu" vaccine protects against 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza virus 0 None
2010-04-24 Mechanisms pathogenic viruses exploit to evade immune systems of hosts 0 None
2010-04-24 New research project to make anti-malarial drugs more affordable in Third World countries 0 None
2010-04-24 Immunization campaigns to be launched simultaneously in 112 countries and territories 0 None
2010-04-24 U.N. agencies issue warning, appeal for funds to tackle measles outbreak in West, Central Africa 0 None
2010-04-24 Canadians join hands in virtual community to raise awareness of meningitis and septicaemia 0 None
2010-04-24 Senate Budget Committee approves FY 2011 budget resolution with cuts to foreign aid 0 None
2010-04-24 Presidio Pharmaceuticals, Numerate conclude collaboration to discover new compounds targeting HCV 0 None
2010-04-24 New Actellic- 300CS demonstrates effective control of pyrethroid resistant mosquitoes 0 None
2010-04-24 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-04-24 PMI releases 6-year malaria strategy 0 None
2010-04-24 Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria 0 3
2010-04-24 News outlets examine H1N1's impact on U.S. vaccine development plans, Mexico's handling of outbreak 0 None
2010-04-24 ICTP to participate in QWeCl project to help fight malaria and other vector-borne illnesses 0 None
2010-04-23 Team liberates cellular hostages by silencing Toxoplasma gondii's back-seat driving 0 None
2010-04-23 MMV supports Pfizer's AZCQ clinical trial for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnant women 0 1
2010-04-23 Compugen announces development of PPI Blockers Discovery Platform 0 5
2010-04-23 QF-CMV test helps predict transplant recipients at increased risk of CMV disease after surgery 0 5
2010-04-23 Funding levels need to be increased in fight against malaria 0 None
2010-04-23 New USG strategy to combat malaria globally 0 None
2010-04-23 Deadly fungus on the move 0 None
2010-04-23 IAVI, Lentigen to design preventive AIDS vaccine 0 None
2010-04-22 Seasonal flu vaccine causing serious side effects in under-fives: Ban on flu vaccination program 0 3
2010-04-22 AB SCIEX to collaborate in disease studies with Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital 0 None
2010-04-22 New gene therapy to restore retinal cone function and day vision 0 None
2010-04-22 Study uses new BL-DMAC method to measure PAC levels in cranberry products 0 5
2010-04-22 Los Angeles slum housing health crisis 0 None
2010-04-22 Human lymphocytes produce hepcidin that regulate iron levels in the body: Study 0 None
2010-04-22 International Day for Fighting Infection focuses on hospital infection control 0 None
2010-04-22 MRSA infections on the rise in hospitals and health care settings: AHRQ report 0 None
2010-04-22 Swine flu vaccine blues 0 None
2010-04-22 H1N1 flu epidemic has lessons to offer health care providers: Anesthesia Progress 0 None
2010-04-22 Bacterial infections often missed in febrile children in the ER 0 None
2010-04-22 AFP reflects on WHO's response to H1N1 0 None
2010-04-21 Study helps understand molecular mechanism underlying taurine's protection against hepatic fibrosis 0 4
2010-04-21 Biomagnetics Diagnostics receives commitment for clinical validation testing in India for malaria, TB diagnosis 0 None
2010-04-21 Staff, students join hands outside LSTM to mark World Malaria Day 0 None
2010-04-21 Initial results of gallium-containing compound to treat serious infection presented at AACR 2010 0 5
2010-04-21 A*STAR's BMRC and SIgN award grants for twelve research projects on infectious diseases and immunology 0 None
2010-04-21 Study identifies the source of inherent noise in HIV gene expression 0 None
2010-04-21 People around the world support anti-malaria campaigns 0 None
2010-04-21 Early diagnosis of varicose vein disease leads to simpler treatments and better outcomes 0 5
2010-04-21 Test shows efficacy of avian antibodies against H5N1 and H1N1 influenza in mice 0 3
2010-04-21 Roche's progress of RG7348 into Phase I clinical trial triggers $6.5M milestone payment to Ligand 0 None
2010-04-21 New study quantifies prevalence of MRSA infections in different patient populations 0 5
2010-04-21 Biomagnetics Diagnostics obtains handheld IOBS unit to detect pathogens 0 None
2010-04-21 Pregnant women face increased risk of death from H1N1; early antiviral treatment associated with fewer complications 0 None
2010-04-21 Report details progress in fighting malaria in Africa, notes funding shortfall 0 None
2010-04-21 Black and Hispanic children have high rate of hospital admissions for ruptured appendix 0 None
2010-04-21 ZenBio awarded Phase I SBIR grant to establish novel human cell-based models of NAFLD 0 None
2010-04-21 A Selection of Today's Opinions: AIDS endures; Conservatives' changing views of the individual mandate; Concerns for doctors 0 None
2010-04-20 AMRI extends and expands research collaboration with CHDI Foundation 0 None
2010-04-20 Cal/OSHA issues $101,485 in citations to Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland 0 None
2010-04-20 Ovale malaria is two similar but distinct species that do not reproduce with each other: Research 0 None
2010-04-20 Interim results from QLT's Phase 1b study of QLT091001 for Leber congenital amaurosis 0 None
2010-04-20 Prevalence of scalp fungus infection among children living in metropolitan areas 0 None
2010-04-20 NanoBio to develop intranasal vaccine for HBV 0 None
2010-04-20 Lactobacillus plantarum has no effect on Salmonella: University of Gothenburg 0 None
2010-04-20 Avian flu's endurance in 5 countries poses global threat to human health, FAO official says 0 None
2010-04-20 ThromboGenics microplasmin Phase III program for symptomatic focal VMA meets primary endpoint 0 None
2010-04-20 Opinions: PEPFAR; Private-civil society partnerships in Africa; Global maternal mortality; SA HIV testing campaign 0 None
2010-04-20 New research shows link between infection-related diseases and risk of cancer 0 None
2010-04-20 Gilead Sciences halts Phase II trial of GS 9450 for chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2010-04-19 Novartis withdraws EMA MAA for JOULFERON 0 5
2010-04-19 BioMarin Pharmaceutical introduces Firdapse for LEMS in the E.U. 0 None
2010-04-19 Matrix Laboratories' ANDA for Didanosine Delayed-release Capsules receives FDA approval under PEPFAR 0 None
2010-04-19 Resistance to antibiotics on the increase in intestinal bacteria in animals: Study 0 3
2010-04-19 Researchers reveal new switch to Salmonella bacteria: Science 0 None
2010-04-19 New in vitro study results of Hydrofiber dressing to be presented at SAWC/WHS 2010 0 None
2010-04-19 Protein Potential receives Phase II SBIR Grant to develop vaccine for prevention of P. vivax infections 0 None
2010-04-17 Enhancing drug residence time may help develop better diagnostic, therapeutic agents 0 None
2010-04-17 700 scientists to present new information on smell and taste at AChemS 32nd annual meeting 0 None
2010-04-17 WHO issues guidance on ash cloud from Iceland volcanic explosion 0 None
2010-04-17 Project to integrate data from climate modelling, disease forecasting systems for predicting epidemics 0 None
2010-04-17 G1 HCV patients having fast antiviral response to TVR with PEG-IFN and RBV can be cured in 24 weeks 0 None
2010-04-17 Pennsylvania awarded $1M in Recovery Act funding for managing chronic disease in older citizens 0 None
2010-04-17 Strativa Pharmaceuticals: Oravig buccal tablets receive FDA approval for OPC 0 None
2010-04-17 FDA approves BioAlliance Pharma's Oravig for OPC 0 None
2010-04-16 Study: Higher risk of NHL and Cholangiocarcinoma associated with HBV infection 0 4.5
2010-04-16 International study evaluates new class of drugs for treating primary biliary cirrhosis 1 None
2010-04-16 Geographic regions with different kinds of birds and mammals could be a source of pathogens 0 None
2010-04-16 Research shows general health spending offers better return in most affected areas 0 None
2010-04-16 Results of study comparing REMICADE to azathioprine for Crohn's disease published 0 None
2010-04-16 UDH to participate in Abbott's new PLEX-ID BPEP 0 None
2010-04-16 Preclinical results of Avila Therapeutics' AVL-181 and AVL-192 presented at EASL Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-04-16 InterMune reports Phase 1b MAD study results of RTV-boosted danoprevir in HCV patients at 45th EASL 0 None
2010-04-16 Findings strengthen promise of SCYNEXIS' SCY-635 for HCV treatment 0 None
2010-04-16 RUCDR is poised to become a world leader in human disease and genome studies 0 None
2010-04-16 Novel instrument may help limit spread of diarrhoea-causing bacteria 0 None
2010-04-16 Promising pharmacokinetic data from Idenix Pharmaceuticals' Phase I study of IDX320 for HCV 0 None
2010-04-16 Seasonal flu tends to move in traveling waves: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-16 Positive interim data from Idera Pharmaceuticals' Phase 1 trial of IMO-2125 TLR9 agonist presented at 45th EASL 0 None
2010-04-16 GeoViz methods help users visualize the pattern of how disease spreads 0 None
2010-04-16 Results from Romark Laboratories' STEALTH C-3 clinical trial presented at EASL Annual Meeting 0 5
2010-04-16 Escherichia coli cases drop in 2009 0 None
2010-04-16 Idaho Technology receives USASMDC contract to develop flu tests for military personnel 0 None
2010-04-16 Nottingham and Japanese scientists to study genetic variation of E. coli bacteria 0 None
2010-04-16 International experts discuss threats posed by ticks and fleas 0 None
2010-04-16 Swiss epidemiologist calls for more quality studies on malaria control measures 0 None
2010-04-16 FAAN conference provides new insights about food allergies and anaphylaxis 0 None
2010-04-16 First meeting of WHO H1N1 response probe concludes 0 None
2010-04-16 Vertex Pharmaceuticals announces results from Phase 1b clinical trial of VX-222 0 None
2010-04-16 Genocea Biosciences, NMRC sign CRADA to develop vaccine against malaria 0 None
2010-04-16 FDA publishes guidance to prevent Salmonella Enteritidis in shell eggs 0 None
2010-04-15 Lauric-acid-filled nano-scale bombs for treating acne 0 None
2010-04-15 Positive results from NovaBay Pharmaceuticals' Phase 2a trial of NVC-422 0 None
2010-04-15 Smith & Nephew to launch new line extensions to ACTICOAT antimicrobial barrier dressing portfolio 0 None
2010-04-15 Despite national guidelines, teen boys still get inadequate HIV/STI counseling 0 None
2010-04-15 SJHS-HC tracks potential influenza cases using SafetySurveillor solution 0 None
2010-04-15 Study finds variation in H1N1 infection risks and antibody levels: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-15 Phase 1 clinical trial results of Achillion Pharmaceuticals' ACH-1625 to be presented at EASL meeting 0 None
2010-04-15 New York Times examines how developments in India, Nigeria could aid global polio eradication campaign 0 None
2010-04-15 WHO official says agency struggled to find 'right tempo' for release of H1N1 information 0 None
2010-04-15 Universal screening test for CMV infection is not effective, says study 0 None
2010-04-15 Interim results from Pharmasset's phase 2a combination study of PSI-7977 with Pegasys and Copegus for HCV 0 None
2010-04-15 Opinions: Health and living conditions; H1N1, one year later; global water shortages 0 None
2010-04-15 GBS cases reduce following 2009 H1N1 vaccination: Research study 0 None
2010-04-15 Interim data from phase IIa clinical trial of IDX184 in HCV-infected patients 0 None
2010-04-15 HHS quality report 2009 shows increase in hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-04-15 Newsweek examines tech startup's tools to fight malaria 0 None
2010-04-15 M2010 to encompass broader spectrum of HIV prevention research 0 None
2010-04-15 Toothpaste with triclosan/copolymer kills harmful germs 0 5
2010-04-15 Kenta Biotech presents positive Phase IIa results of panobacumab 0 1
2010-04-15 NIH awards Corgenix Medical $600,000 grant to develop diagnostic tests for Ebola and Marburg virus 0 None
2010-04-15 WHO discusses shortcomings of its H1N1 response 0 None
2010-04-15 Tapeworm infections of brain increasing in Mexico and bordering southwestern states 0 None
2010-04-15 Swine flu shots important before peak season, say experts 0 None
2010-04-15 New AIGISRx Flat provides antimicrobial protection from CRMD infection 0 None
2010-04-15 Opinions divided on swine flu fear 0 None
2010-04-15 Excessive cleanliness can cause allergies 0 None
2010-04-15 Drinking tap water is a cost-effective way to fight tooth decay 0 1
2010-04-15 HHS 2009 quality report shows increase in hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-04-15 Florida to enact health care legislation to improve access to ARV therapy 0 None
2010-04-14 Hospital acquired infections on the increase 1 5
2010-04-13 Inflammasome components help protect against colitis 0 None
2010-04-13 Antibiotic-resistant pneumococci increase rate of bacterial infections in children 0 None
2010-04-13 XOMA expands anti-inflammatory antibody intellectual property portfolio 0 None
2010-04-13 Yearly flu shots recommended for adults in 50-64 age group 0 None
2010-04-13 Strains of Salmonella beginning to emerge in HIV-infected people in Africa 0 5
2010-04-13 Malaria No More: Jason Castro enters malaria fight to raise awareness of the disease 0 None
2010-04-13 New Supramap web-based application to track and stop disease outbreaks 0 None
2010-04-13 Cancer drug, antiviral agent can eradicate active virus infection and tumor: UNC School of Medicine 0 None
2010-04-13 Boston Globe examines how PEPFAR budget pressures are affecting AIDS clinics in Africa 0 None
2010-04-13 Research finding suggests HCV interference with hepcidin synthesis 0 None
2010-04-13 Drug boosting production of immune system protein worsens TB 0 3
2010-04-13 Experts begin probe of WHO's response to H1N1 0 None
2010-04-13 U.S. seeks to constrain global AIDS program costs 0 None
2010-04-13 San Diego Union-Tribune examines pharma's growing interest in neglected diseases 0 None
2010-04-13 Common drug used to treat Burkitt lymphoma can activate EBV: Study 0 None
2010-04-13 AP examines micro-insurance in Africa 0 None
2010-04-13 IDF awarded NIH grant for advancing knowledge in PIDD through continuance of USIDNET program 0 None
2010-04-13 Stem cell scientists receive stimulus grants to study lung and blood disorders 0 None
2010-04-13 Checklist to stay healthy and active during summer season 0 None
2010-04-13 Gilead Sciences doses first patient in Quad Phase III clinical program 0 None
2010-04-12 Rib-X Pharmaceuticals to present delafloxacin Phase 2 study data at 20th ECCMID 0 None
2010-04-12 Automated UV radiation helps decontaminate healthcare-associated pathogens 0 None
2010-04-12 Clinical and preclinical malaria vaccine data presented at Keystone Symposium 0 None
2010-04-12 Liver biopsy with hepatic copper quantification every 3 years needs to be considered for WD patients 0 None
2010-04-12 Inbuilt sensor in cell phones for detecting deadly chemicals 0 None
2010-04-12 Phase I study of Affinium Pharmaceuticals' AFN-1252 for MRSA initiated 0 None
2010-04-12 Persisting red, itchy, watery eyes in children may be signs of serious conditions 0 1
2010-04-12 Asthma-like symptoms in infants and toddlers is often RAD 0 5
2010-04-12 Scientists identify specific mechanism that triggers resistance to vancomycin 0 None
2010-04-12 Optimer Pharmaceuticals announces results from second Phase 3 clinical study of fidaxomicin 0 None
2010-04-12 Replikin Counts of H5N1 and H1N1 strains on the rise 0 None
2010-04-09 A*STAR announces fifth major collaboration with Italian research centres and universities 0 None
2010-04-09 Effective compound against antibiotic-resistant biofilms 0 None
2010-04-09 Inovio Biomedical receives $2.8M grant to develop DNA vaccine for HCV 0 None
2010-04-09 IFN therapy for chronic hepatitis C must be individualized and optimized for efficacy 0 None
2010-04-09 FDA updates website with information about triclosan 0 None
2010-04-09 ChemoCentryx identifies novel drug candidate targeting ChemR23 chemoattractant receptor 0 None
2010-04-09 Immune system mouse models help study biology of T cells and their role in toxoplasmosis 0 None
2010-04-09 Combination telaprevir treatment beneficial for retreatment of hepatitis C 0 None
2010-04-09 Opinions: Preparing for next flu outbreak; Elections in Zimbabwe; U.S. response to Haiti 0 None
2010-04-09 Pfizer to expand clinical trials in Asia, work on development of antibiotics for drug-resistant TB 0 None
2010-04-09 12 infected with Hepatitis C by a doctor at clinic in Victoria 1 5
2010-04-09 Superbugs on the decline in Scottish hospitals 0 None
2010-04-09 Miami Medicare case spotlights federal probes into HIV therapy fraud 0 None
2010-04-09 LA BioMed to receive $9.7M federal grant for construction of new Chronic Disease Clinical Research Center 0 None
2010-04-09 Ribavirin Biopartners 200mg film-coated tablets granted EU marketing approval 0 None
2010-04-08 Cubist Pharmaceuticals initiates dosing in Phase 2 trial with CB-183,315 for diarrhea due to CDAD 0 None
2010-04-08 Phase 1 SAD study of PSI-938 for HCV initiated 0 5
2010-04-08 Allergy flare-ups due to indoor allergens 0 None
2010-04-08 Pittsburgh managing diabetes more cost effectively than other states 0 None
2010-04-08 Hospital TV remotes are potential reservoir of bacteria 0 None
2010-04-08 Telaprevir-based regimens increase rates of SVR in patients with genotype 1 HCV infection 0 None
2010-04-08 Xhale Innovations wins 2010 Medical Design Excellence Award for HyGreen hand hygiene system 0 None
2010-04-08 Cempra Pharmaceuticals announces schedule of poster presentations at ECCMID 2010 0 5
2010-04-08 Single vaccine for anthrax and plague: iBio confirms grant of rights 0 None
2010-04-08 Hepatitis C infection increases risk for developing kidney cancer 0 None
2010-04-08 Cities, leaders worldwide mark World Health Day 0 None
2010-04-08 Men test positive for chlamydia twice as much as women: survey 1 5
2010-04-07 Cepheid to launch GeneXpert Infinity-48 in Europe at 20th ECCMID 0 None
2010-04-07 DNA barcoding-sequencing of gene in sand flies identifies two species carrying Leishmania naiffi 0 None
2010-04-07 CBOs implement proven HIV/STD risk-reduction intervention with adolescents 0 None
2010-04-07 Major social science study to accompany Bovine TB BVDP 0 None
2010-04-07 Antigens of both influenza B virus strains can improve influenza vaccines 0 None
2010-04-07 Measure of blood flow in lungs could help identify smokers at risk of emphysema 0 None
2010-04-07 Sickle cell disease: Rehospitalization rates high 0 None
2010-04-07 Defective protein responsible for SCA5 disease cuts synaptic terminals and snarls traffic inside neurons 0 None
2010-04-07 Has the NHS procured too many swine flu shots? 0 None
2010-04-07 Does a seasonal flu shot raise the risk of swine flu? 0 None
2010-04-07 Optimer Pharmaceuticals to present data from fidaxomicin Phase 3 studies at 20th ECCMID 0 None
2010-04-07 Obstacles in urban setting limits physical activity and promotes unhealthy food consumption 0 None
2010-04-07 Ontario invests millions of dollars in universal flu vaccine campaign 0 None
2010-04-07 $13,000 per year AIDS drugs Reyataz: AHF calls upon BMS to lower price 0 None
2010-04-07 IGRAs effective for detecting confirmed active TB disease: CHEST 0 None
2010-04-06 PS-targeting antibodies can block HIV virus from entering into certain blood cells 0 None
2010-04-06 Health officials monitor cases of pandemic H1N1 flu in the Southeast 0 None
2010-04-06 Achievements of AFC, Abbott to be highlighted at AFC's 25th Anniversary Gala 0 None
2010-04-06 Findings may help devise new strategies for Cryptococcus infections 0 None
2010-04-06 Dry-mouth and dry-eye symptoms often misdiagnosed by healthcare professionals 0 4
2010-04-06 HHS grants $1.84 billion through Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program for HIV/AIDS care and medications 0 None
2010-04-06 New muco-adhesive patch may help treat oral disorders 0 None
2010-04-06 Emory University researchers develop experimental clinical test for XMRV 0 None
2010-04-06 SCYNEXIS' SCY-635 inhibitor abstracts accepted for presentation at EASL Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-04-05 60 Minutes examines PEPFAR in Uganda 0 None
2010-04-05 Perrigo, Cobrek Pharmaceuticals receive FDA approval for generic Evoclin Foam 1% 0 None
2010-04-05 Peregrine's PS-targeting antibodies block HIV from entry into blood cells 0 None
2010-04-05 China's SFDA finds certain batches of Jiangsu Yanshen's human use rabies vaccine substandard 0 None
2010-04-03 Wall Street Journal examines railway hospital in India 0 None
2010-04-03 Student hygiene education programs can help reduce school absenteeism 0 None
2010-04-03 Games for Life wins British Airways Business Opportunity Grant 0 None
2010-04-03 Greater Than AIDS: Clear Channel Communications announces new effort to broadcast HIV/AIDS information 0 None
2010-04-03 Researchers explore microbial infection of human cells in space environment 0 None
2010-04-03 NewsHour examines research of HIV positive patients who can suppress the virus 0 None
2010-04-03 Scientists provide first-ever glimpse of HIV protein structure 0 None
2010-04-03 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-04-02 Premature fall in the swine flu vaccination rates worries health officials 0 None
2010-04-02 Utilizing "synthetic population" in simulating spread of infectious outbreaks 0 None
2010-04-02 Variant of ATG16L1 gene associated with higher risk for Crohn's disease 0 None
2010-04-02 Practicing safer sex: New condom technology to keep partners "in the moment" 0 None
2010-04-02 Nonromantic sexual partnerships: Risks and rewards 0 None
2010-04-02 Scientists identify potential new method for treating sleeping sickness 0 None
2010-04-02 Hepatitis C infected donor kidneys thrown away despite urgent need 0 None
2010-04-02 Passengers on Brisbane train may have been exposed to measles 0 None
2010-04-02 2010 DDW conference to highlight breakthrough research on GI health 0 None
2010-04-02 Reform promotes patient safety by creating payment incentives, making mistakes public 0 None
2010-04-02 Opinion: Job development for Haiti; NTDs in Africa; U.S. investment in TB 0 None
2010-04-02 Bloomberg examines potential benefits, drawbacks to PrEP 0 None
2010-04-02 New clues into genomic complexity of Mimivirus 0 None
2010-04-02 Donors pledge $5.3B over 18 months to help rebuild Haiti 0 None
2010-04-02 Liver function tests misinterpreted in majority of children's hospitals 0 None
2010-04-01 New development in treatment of African Sleeping Sickness 0 3
2010-04-01 Health law includes $250 million for abstinence education 0 None
2010-04-01 Florida AIDS Walk 2010: Thousands help raise over $460,000 0 None
2010-04-01 Pramipexole ER uptake to be inhibited by availability of generic version 0 None
2010-04-01 Mtb fine-tunes behaviour to escape detection and causes TB 0 None
2010-04-01 Common remedies can make ocular symptoms worse: MOA 0 4
2010-04-01 VA may expand list of Gulf War illnesses 0 None
2010-04-01 Also in Global Health News: HIV/AIDS in Central Asia; Nigeria MDGs; Aid transparency; Maternal health in Peru 0 None
2010-04-01 Major breakthrough may help develop low toxicity drugs for sleeping sickness 0 None
2010-04-01 Crack, cocaine usage increases risk of HIV in adolescents 0 None
2010-04-01 Bile secretions in small intestine send signals to disease-causing gut bacteria 0 None
2010-03-31 FDA clears AdvanDx' 90 minutes protocol for C. albicans PNA FISH and C. albicans/C. glabrata PNA FISH tests 0 None
2010-03-31 Company affiliation is the greatest driver of farm-to-farm disease transmission risk: Study 0 None
2010-03-31 T-cell cytolytic activity may be effective in clearing HBV infection 0 None
2010-03-31 GSK, Isis Pharmaceuticals collaborate to develop new therapeutics for rare and serious disease 0 None
2010-03-31 Renewed set of national policy guidelines to control diarrhoeal disease in Kenya 0 None
2010-03-31 Opinions: Haiti relief and recovery; Tuberculosis control 0 None
2010-03-31 Study finds rapid epidemiological shift in HAV infection in Korea 0 None
2010-03-31 Prevalence of head and neck cancer linked to human papillomavirus 0 None
2010-03-31 CDC, Surgeon General report on increased number of H1N1 cases in southeast U.S. 0 None
2010-03-31 PolyMedix completes Phase 1B clinical study with PMX-30063 defensin-mimetic antibiotic 0 None
2010-03-31 Daily Nation examines fundraising efforts in Kenya to support patients living with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-03-31 Praxis extends patient recruitment services for international HCV study 0 None
2010-03-31 State roundup: Romney on Mass. care, Kansas Rx costs, Colorado insurance costs 0 None
2010-03-31 Facts and treatment options for endometriosis 0 1
2010-03-30 FDA allows GeoVax Labs to commence phase 1 clinical trial for HIV/AIDS therapeutic vaccine 0 1
2010-03-30 First Edition: March 30, 2010 0 None
2010-03-30 New DNA test to detect Lyme disease spirochete infection 0 4.2
2010-03-30 Resurgence of mumps orchitis among teenage boys and young men 0 None
2010-03-30 Emory Institute of Drug Discovery and Zirus collaborate to develop new anti-viral drugs 0 None
2010-03-30 UNAIDS Executive Director calls for continued investment in HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and removal of travel bans 0 None
2010-03-30 Wall Street journal examines fundraising efforts by GAVI, Global Fund 0 None
2010-03-30 Preclinical study of DAS181 for treatment and prevention of ILI published 0 None
2010-03-30 Research challenges current thinking about TB bacterium 0 None
2010-03-30 Potential new target for treating HCV infection 0 None
2010-03-30 DIATHERIX GI test panel can detect nine types of GI infections 0 None
2010-03-30 Trius Therapeutics' Phase 1 trial establishes safety and tolerability of IV torezolid phosphate for MRSA 0 None
2010-03-29 CareFusion launches AirLife Diagnostic Catheter kit for identifying lung infections 0 None
2010-03-29 Also in Global Health News: H1N1; USAID's Global Pulse; Rotavirus vaccine; Uzbek doctors; Zimbabwe development; Malaria vaccine 0 None
2010-03-29 GSK offers free vaccines for low income adults without insurance coverage 0 None
2010-03-29 Final results from Novavax' Phase II clinical trial of trivalent seasonal influenza VLP vaccine announced 0 None
2010-03-29 Positive results from Pearl Therapeutics' Phase 1 study of inhaled combination bronchodilator for COPD 0 None
2010-03-29 Parenteral Biotech to supply and distribute Sinovac Biotech's Anflu and PANFLU.1 vaccines in India 0 None
2010-03-29 Rift Valley Fever on the rise 0 None
2010-03-29 SMARTube technology helps physicians create index to get accurate picture of HIV infection 0 None
2010-03-29 Bonis project develops multimedia system to identify dengue plague and febrile illnesses in Paraguay 0 None
2010-03-29 TB-causing bacteria can hijack fat metabolism to drive progression of the disease 0 None
2010-03-28 Backpacker problem in Australia - binge drinking and unprotected sex 1 None
2010-03-27 Norovirus outbreak associated with oysters: FDA and Mississippi, Louisiana public health agencies issue warning 1 None
2010-03-27 Role Tregs play in therapeutic HIV vaccines 0 None
2010-03-27 Antiviral treatment may lead to drug-resistant H1N1 virus: NIAID 0 None
2010-03-27 Interactive web site for caregivers of Alzheimer's 0 None
2010-03-27 New ways to halt the rise of antimicrobial-resistant infections 0 None
2010-03-27 FDA: Outbreak of campylobacteriosis linked to drinking raw milk 0 None
2010-03-27 Agent Orange exposure: VA adds three new illnesses to list of health problems 2 2
2010-03-27 Increasing spread of HIV/STD disease among MSM in Africa and Asia 0 None
2010-03-27 Event addresses how TV can raise awareness of global health issues 0 None
2010-03-27 READ 3 study for DME begins enrolling participants 0 None
2010-03-27 State HIV programs face cuts, CDC notes high prevalence in young African-Americans, gay men 0 None
2010-03-27 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-03-26 CA-MRSA becoming common among children admitted to PICU's 0 None
2010-03-26 Inverness Medical Deutschland to distribute MDI's Detect-Ready MRSA assay in key European markets 0 None
2010-03-26 Substance abuse treatment services: Routine on-site infectious disease screening necessary 0 None
2010-03-26 Researchers made vital discovery in the development of new drug to cure TB 0 None
2010-03-26 Senate briefing to discuss TB and drug-resistant TB 0 None
2010-03-26 Most transplant candidates agree to receive kidney from donor at increased risk of viral infection 0 None
2010-03-26 Study: Surgical masks prevented hospital staff from acquiring H1N1 0 None
2010-03-26 Researchers identify link between socioeconomic status and common disease symptoms 0 None
2010-03-26 Common beliefs on the spread of sexually transmitted diseases may not apply to HPV: Study 0 None
2010-03-26 PAHO documents increase in dengue fever cases in Latin America 0 None
2010-03-26 New topical drug may help treat diabetic eye disease 0 4
2010-03-26 Lay health workers can help reduce childhood mortality 0 None
2010-03-26 World TB Day coverage: Lesotho, Armenia, drug resistance, HIV coinfection 0 None
2010-03-26 Early screening for diabetes and kidney disease can improve health outcomes 0 5
2010-03-26 Positive results from Stage A pivotal study of 2009 A/H1N1 VLP pandemic influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-03-26 New research may help advance treatment strategies for common liver disease 0 None
2010-03-26 Novelos Therapeutics commences enrollment in Phase 2 trial of NOV-205 for chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2010-03-26 Civil society groups urge G8 to follow through with AIDS funding commitments 0 None
2010-03-26 IMDx 2009 Influenza A H1N1 Real-Time RT-PCR Assay granted EUA from FDA 0 None
2010-03-26 Standard HCV therapy less effective in urban minority patients: Study 0 None
2010-03-26 Medicare Roundup: Changes from health reform, payments for HIV patients 0 None
2010-03-26 Body lice and head lice have same origin 0 5
2010-03-25 Renowned expert to present latest research on gut microbes at EICC 0 None
2010-03-25 UCSF Study: HIV prevention services in clinical settings reduces risk behaviors 0 None
2010-03-25 UNAIDS Executive Director calls for 'serious attention to TB' on World TB Day 0 None
2010-03-25 Glaxosmithkline, Pfizer will supply 60M doses of reduced-price pneumococcal vaccines to developing countries over 10 years, GAVI says 0 None
2010-03-25 Circumcision can protect from HIV transmission: Reports from Zimbabwe 3 1.8
2010-03-25 American Lung Association in California supports efforts for quality TB care 0 None
2010-03-25 Religious leaders vow to fight HIV/AIDS stigma, discrimination 0 None
2010-03-25 Queensland rains and floods – boon or bane? 0 None
2010-03-25 Experimental vaccine can help delay IBD and colon cancer 0 None
2010-03-25 Swine flu closely related to 1918 Spanish flu pandemic 0 1
2010-03-25 New study investigates effects of influenza among pregnant women 0 None
2010-03-25 Special medicated contact lenses can help treat common eye disorders 0 None
2010-03-25 Study: MetAP inhibitors prevent TB growth in test tubes 0 None
2010-03-25 Xifaxan drug receives FDA approval 0 3
2010-03-25 Financial Times' opinions on World TB Day 0 None
2010-03-24 UK Government grants 8 MN GBP to the Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation 0 None
2010-03-24 Community awareness can help fight tuberculosis 0 5
2010-03-24 UNDT's 5-agent bioterrorism detection kits used by first responders 0 None
2010-03-24 FHI, Duke University Medical Center pertner to improve TB treatment 0 None
2010-03-24 Pharmaceutical firms, GAVI Alliance agree to provide long-term supply of Pneumococcal vaccine 0 None
2010-03-24 Vaccine deal signed - 47 developing countries to receive low priced vaccines by 2015 0 None
2010-03-24 AHF to protest against Merck's pricing of Isentress 0 None
2010-03-24 TB prevalence more common among HIV patients and aged individuals 0 None
2010-03-24 Washington State mercury-limit suspension for swine flu vaccine ends 1 None
2010-03-24 GSK joins GAVI Alliance in the Pneumococcal disease vaccine drive 0 None
2010-03-24 Senate briefing on World TB Day 0 None
2010-03-24 Opinion: Repurposing wastewater; expanding global fund; financing global health needs 0 None
2010-03-24 HIV-infected patients face increase risk of CA-MRSA infections, says study 0 None
2010-03-23 AOAC Research Institute validates MicroSEQ Salmonella spp. Detection Kit 0 None
2010-03-23 Merix Pharmaceutical introduces new Fast-Results! Genital Herpes Treatment 1 3.7
2010-03-23 Intensive program helps French hospital reduce MRSA rates over 15-year period 0 None
2010-03-23 First reported Australian swine flu case of 2010 – gearing up with protective measures 0 4.5
2010-03-23 Infections from Clostridium difficile on the rise in community hospitals 0 None
2010-03-23 Novo Nordisk Foundation donates $160M to University of Copenhagen for metabolic research 0 None
2010-03-23 Administration official discusses Obama's commitment to Africa's food security in Reuters interview 0 None
2010-03-23 Chest x-rays may help identify high-risk H1N1 patients 0 None
2010-03-23 WHO H1N1 vaccine shipments headed to more developing countries 0 None
2010-03-23 New understanding of cell in immune system may guide creation of effective flu vaccines: Study 0 None
2010-03-23 GSK notifies regulatory authorities of the presence of PCV-1 in Rotarix vaccine 0 None
2010-03-23 Meridian Bioscience seeks FDA marketing clearance for illumigene C. difficile molecular diagnostic test 0 None
2010-03-22 Understanding the African mindset may help promote health education in rural areas 0 None
2010-03-22 University of Maryland professor honored with the 2010 Stockholm Water Prize 0 None
2010-03-22 Microglia contribute to loss of neurons linked with Alzheimer's disease 0 2
2010-03-22 Chao BRAIN Center receives $5M gift for study of progressive neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2010-03-22 Vical awarded contract to conduct Phase 1 clinical trial of Vaxfectin-formulated DNA vaccine against A/H1N1 0 None
2010-03-22 Researchers develop new compound to inhibit HIV transmission 1 None
2010-03-22 Tricking TB into suicidal self-poisoning 0 5
2010-03-22 E. coli scare ends with assurance of safe dinking water 0 None
2010-03-22 PharmAthene suspends work on SparVax research and development contract with BARDA 0 None
2010-03-22 AARDA launches campaign on family AQ 0 None
2010-03-22 Phase II Topical Interferon Alpha-2b trial for AGW: Helix BioPharma achieves last-patient-out 0 None
2010-03-22 SRI International researchers to disclose preliminary results of NTD detecting diagnostic at 239th ACS 0 None
2010-03-22 SHEA, IDSA release new clinical practice guidelines for CDI in adults 0 None
2010-03-22 HAIs in southeast U.S. community hospitals: Infection rates for CDI surpass MRSA's 0 None
2010-03-22 'Dipstick' 3-in-1 test for detection of Chagas' disease, leishmaniasis and African trypanosomiasis 0 None
2010-03-22 Novel ways of killing TB causing bacteria discovered 0 5
2010-03-22 Swine flu risk to pregnant women uncovered in landmark study 0 None
2010-03-20 Influenza pandemic policies: WHO denies being improperly influenced by pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2010-03-20 Bleach solution effective in reducing hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2010-03-20 Inexpensive lab tests can help protect people from chronic kidney disease 0 None
2010-03-20 Global malaria investments saving lives, more funds needed 0 None
2010-03-20 New device detects bacterial and fungal contamination 0 None
2010-03-20 SHEA, APIC awarded first Partnership in Prevention Award to National Guard Health Affairs in Saudi Arabia 0 None
2010-03-20 New WHO report estimates 440,000 MDR-TB cases worldwide in 2008 0 None
2010-03-20 Effective defense against HIV: Acne drug minocycline 0 5
2010-03-20 ITDS can be effective for screening fever during H1N1 influenza pandemic: UNMC researchers 0 None
2010-03-20 LiftSeat to distribute Hygie Hygienic Cover Systems in the U.S. 0 None
2010-03-20 Report highlights gains in malaria fight, documents need for more funding 0 None
2010-03-20 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-03-19 National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: NIAID Director issues statement 0 None
2010-03-19 Activeion Cleaning Solutions announces new European subsidiary, Activeion GmbH 0 None
2010-03-19 Trauma patients with undiagnosed Helicobacter infections: Some drugs may not be effective 0 None
2010-03-19 Global initiative for reducing time taken to introduce new combination TB treatments 0 None
2010-03-19 Bactericidal antibiotic with activity against MRSA for treatment of cSSSIs would earn 25% patient share: Report 0 None
2010-03-19 Genes role in protecting intestinal tract from colitis may lead to potential targets for treatment 0 None
2010-03-19 Implementation of evidenced-based practices reduces all healthcare-associated MRSA infections 0 None
2010-03-19 H1N1 flu pandemic awareness helps Americans to be better prepared this year: Survey 0 None
2010-03-19 BioSense Technologies' Z-Sense Differential Impedance Sensing diagnostic system rapidly identifies drug susceptibility 0 None
2010-03-19 FDA drafts new rules for testing, approving drug cocktails; Public-private partnership for TB treatment development launched 0 None
2010-03-19 WHO estimates 440 000 MDR-TB cases in 2008 0 None
2010-03-19 Scientists synthesize multifunctional polymer that can decontaminate biological and chemical toxins 0 None
2010-03-19 Three scientists receive 2010 Discoverers Award for developing new class of HIV drug 0 None
2010-03-19 CDIs are becoming significant issue in healthcare institutions: Study 0 None
2010-03-18 Acne drug prevents HIV breakout 0 5
2010-03-18 Legacy Biotechnologies commences production of Reme-Flu 0 5
2010-03-18 Lawsuit shows insurer targeted HIV patients for 'rescission' 0 None
2010-03-18 Gene regulation rather than genes make us unique 0 None
2010-03-18 Genocea Biosciences acquires global license for novel Streptococcus pneumoniae antigens from Children’s Hospital Boston 0 None
2010-03-18 Yellow fever outbreak in howler monkeys signals the need for human vaccination program 0 None
2010-03-18 USPTO allows Regulus Therapeutics' claims covering methods of antagonizing miR-181a for regulating immune response 0 None
2010-03-18 French National Program finds significant decreases in the rates of HAIs since 2004 0 None
2010-03-18 Achillion Pharmaceuticals receives NIH SBIR grant for study of novel antibacterial compound series 0 None
2010-03-18 Modulating body's inflammatory response may help fight serious infection 0 None
2010-03-18 Bleach-based disinfectants more effective against noroviruses 0 3
2010-03-18 New combination drug treatment for parasitic intestinal roundworms shows promise 0 5
2010-03-18 Bone marrow stem cells offer potential treatment for patients with peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2010-03-18 Fungi, like bacteria, can cause severe infections 0 None
2010-03-18 Nature News examines GAVI Alliance's budget gap 0 None
2010-03-18 SC Johnson announces collaboration with BMGF on global efforts to combat malaria 0 None
2010-03-18 PPD, Southern Research Institute collaborate in pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccine research 0 None
2010-03-18 Hypnotherapy and probiotics effective for reducing IBS symptoms 0 None
2010-03-18 Cangene receives European Commission approval to market ImmunoGam 0 None
2010-03-17 CytoDyn commences full humanization of Cytolin immune therapy for treating HIV/AIDS 0 4
2010-03-17 ICID provides online planning tools to help non-profit organizations develop pandemic flu plans 0 None
2010-03-17 Public health experts review planning outreach to populations vulnerable to HIV infection and STBBI 0 None
2010-03-17 AHF’s Magic Johnson ‘Testing America’ Tour arrives in Nashville to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-03-17 Simple common sense behaviors can help limit the spread of H1N1 in household: Study 0 None
2010-03-17 Systemic underfunding of CDC's Division of Viral Hepatitis puts millions of Americans' health at risk 0 None
2010-03-17 Can preventative vaccines curb the rising numbers of HIV cases? 0 None
2010-03-17 Restoring immune function in HIV patients: Therapies targeting PD-1 and IL-10 molecules needed 0 None
2010-03-17 Nasal washes may help reduce sinus infection 0 None
2010-03-17 Global access to safe drinking water increased, sanitation lagging behind, WHO-UNICEF report finds 0 None
2010-03-17 AIDS activists set to rally at South Carolina State House to reinstate all $5.9M in HIV/AIDS funding 0 None
2010-03-17 Black children less likely to develop shingles after receiving chickenpox vaccine 0 None
2010-03-17 Sidibe calls for a 'prevention revolution' to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-03-17 OVD issue highlights prevalence of eye problems in general population 0 None
2010-03-17 IDSA calls for global commitment to develop 10 new antibiotics by 2020 0 None
2010-03-17 International Liver Congress 2010: Achillion Pharmaceuticals' protease inhibitor abstract accepted for presentation 0 None
2010-03-17 Booster shot appears to improve TB resistance in previously vaccinated adults 0 None
2010-03-17 Vertex Pharmaceuticals' telaprevir and VX-222 HCV inhibitor abstracts accepted for presentation at 45th EASL meeting 0 None
2010-03-16 Fraunhofer USA CMB receives $4.395M award from DARPA to develop H1N1 influenza vaccine 0 None
2010-03-16 MRSA Survivors Network urges CDC to declare MRSA an epidemic 0 None
2010-03-16 Research suggests anti-cancer drugs can help treat infectious diseases 0 None
2010-03-16 National childhood varicella vaccination program reduces chickenpox hospitalization rates 0 None
2010-03-16 Banana lectin discovery may lead to potential new treatments for preventing sexual transmission of HIV 0 None
2010-03-16 Obesity limits body's ability to fight infections 0 5
2010-03-16 International symposium to feature latest findings on vector-borne diseases in humans and plants 0 None
2010-03-16 Study confirms blood-stage infection is due to population mixing and disease evolution 0 None
2010-03-16 Opinions: Discrimination against sexual orientation; WFP in Somalia; Haiti's recovery; WHO's policy role 0 None
2010-03-16 Kettering Health Network licenses DIATHERIX Laboratories' TEM-PCR testing process 0 None
2010-03-15 Gardasil vaccine: Two complaints filed in Washington Federal Claims court 0 None
2010-03-15 Experts discuss PEPFAR funding in congressional hearing 0 None
2010-03-15 TCAD therapy superior to double combinations and monotherapy against influenza viruses 0 None
2010-03-15 MicuRx Pharmaceuticals files IND for MRX-I antibiotic drug candidate with Chinese SFDA 0 None
2010-03-15 Neurologix receives US PTO Notice of Allowance concerning treatment approach for epilepsy 0 None
2010-03-15 iGPS urges the U.S. Senate to mandate latest tracking technology in legislation to prevent foodborne illnesses 0 None
2010-03-15 FDA looks into supply chain of black and red pepper as part of Salmonella Montevideo investigation 0 None
2010-03-15 MPP cell population: A new potential target for treating infections and allergies 0 None
2010-03-15 Immunizing children against seasonal influenza can protect unvaccinated community against influenza 0 None
2010-03-15 Discovery may yield new strategies for blocking malaria transmission 0 None
2010-03-12 TaiGen Biotechnology's nemonoxacin Phase II study in DFI meets primary endpoints 0 None
2010-03-12 Antibiotics lower risk of developing gastric cancer 0 None
2010-03-12 New molecule effective against lice 0 None
2010-03-12 Medivir AB announces license agreement with Daewoong Pharmaceutical for MIV-210 drug 0 None
2010-03-12 Children with chronic illness more likely to develop H1N1 influenza: Study 0 None
2010-03-12 Former President Clinton, Bill Gates encourage U.S. global health investment at Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing 0 None
2010-03-12 Eisai's Dacogen five-day dosing regimen for treatment of MDS receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-03-12 Boston Scientific's Express LD Iliac Premounted Stent System for use in iliac arteries receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-03-12 bioMerieux introduces FDA cleared chromID VRE for detecting Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis 0 None
2010-03-12 Baxter International, DVC present Phase III clinical efficacy data for PREFLUCEL 0 None
2010-03-12 HTDS receives Registration Certificate for MEVAC-Vari vaccine in Guatemala 0 None
2010-03-12 In addition to anal and cervical cancer, HPV can also cause head and neck cancer 0 None
2010-03-11 AIDS 2010 to highlight epidemic in Eastern Europe, Central Asia regions 0 5
2010-03-11 Whole genome sequencing of entire family beneficial 0 None
2010-03-11 Octenol compound aids mosquitoes in finding blood meal 0 None
2010-03-11 WHO issues new guidelines for malaria treatment 0 None
2010-03-11 Key stakeholder groups convene to address noncommunicable diseases at Global Forum 0 None
2010-03-11 Congress works on tariff-lowering legislation for Haiti as Preval meets with U.S. leaders in Washington 0 None
2010-03-11 WHO's updated malaria guidelines include rapid diagnosis, new ACT 0 None
2010-03-11 Poor, minority adults with chronic kidney disease face increase risk of developing ESRD 0 None
2010-03-11 TLCVision to incorporate TearLab Osmolarity System to study DED in refractive surgery centers 0 None
2010-03-11 British government, HIV/AIDS advocates warn decreased aid budgets could lead to reversals in HIV/AIDS treatment progress 0 None
2010-03-11 FDA sponsoring workshops to increase rare disease treatment options 0 None
2010-03-11 NeuroSearch's MermaiHD study supports potential Huntington's disease modifying properties of Huntexil 0 4
2010-03-10 Accelr8 Technology to present results of culture-free, quantitative pathogen identification study at 110th ASM 0 None
2010-03-10 Cempra Pharmaceuticals completes Phase 1 clinical trials of CEM-101 macrolide 0 None
2010-03-10 Strong, local leadership is the key for success of health departments and activities 0 None
2010-03-10 Inadvertent exposure of hospital housekeepers to drug-resistant "Superbugs" may lead to hospital-infection epidemic 0 4.5
2010-03-10 Cellzome, GSK form second major alliance to develop new anti-inflammatory drugs 0 None
2010-03-10 CDC survey finds HSV-2 infection as one of the most common STDs in U.S. 0 3
2010-03-10 Insulin resistance in Hepatitis C patients: Mostly in muscle and not in liver 0 None
2010-03-10 AMT initiates dosing in Phase I/II gene therapy clinical trial for hemophilia B 0 None
2010-03-10 UNAIDS director cautions against funding cuts to Global Fund 0 None
2010-03-10 U.N. official addresses increasing drug addiction in developing countries 0 None
2010-03-10 Skin transplant surgery safe and effective for treating vitiligo 0 5
2010-03-10 Selective immunization of children may help reduce community transmission of influenza 0 None
2010-03-10 Opinions: Don't slow fight against HIV, TB, malaria; U.S. focus on women, girls 0 None
2010-03-10 Celltrion develops novel human monoclonal antibodies against influenza virus infection 0 None
2010-03-10 False positives in screening tests 0 None
2010-03-10 Kidney donors have similar survival rates as healthy individuals, says study 0 None
2010-03-10 UCSF prevention experts release Positive Prevention Toolkit for HIV/AIDS caregivers 0 None
2010-03-09 Chimerix initiates CMX001 Phase 2 clinical trial in stem cell transplant patients for CMV 0 None
2010-03-09 AHF’s Magic Johnson ‘Testing America’ Tour arrives in Charlotte, North Carolina 0 None
2010-03-09 March designated as 'National Autoimmune Diseases Awareness Month' 0 5
2010-03-09 USF study: HHV-6 causes permanent infection by inserting its DNA into human chromosomes 1 None
2010-03-09 Heat therapy using Thermomed device effective for treatment of leishmaniasis 0 1
2010-03-09 Saddle Up Safely campaign: Understanding how diseases of horse can affect humans 0 None
2010-03-09 Global Fund releases latest impact data, projections for improving global health in next decade 0 None
2010-03-09 New study may lead to expansion of drug arsenal used to fight HIV 0 None
2010-03-09 Novel interventions for New World hemorrhagic fevers needed 0 None
2010-03-09 Chicago Female Condom Campaign: Educating women about HIV/AIDS and FC2 Female Condom 0 None
2010-03-09 New reservoir for hidden HIV-infected cells identified 0 None
2010-03-09 Tetanus, hepatitis vaccination campaign launched in Chile amid fears of disease outbreaks 0 None
2010-03-09 PDVI launches new web site for tracking dengue fever epidemics 0 None
2010-03-09 DermaGenoma releases The HerpesDX Genetic Test for Frequent Genital Herpes 0 None
2010-03-08 NOVAVAX' Stage B 2009 H1N1 VLP pandemic influenza vaccine study in Mexico: Enrollment complete 0 None
2010-03-08 Global Genes Project: World Rare Disease Day 2010, a tremendous success 0 None
2010-03-08 National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS in the U.S. and the World 0 None
2010-03-08 18th EJAF Academy Awards Viewing Party raises $3.7M for fight against AIDS 0 None
2010-03-08 U-M scientists identify new reservoir for hidden HIV-infected cells that can serve as factory for new infections 0 None
2010-03-07 AHF’s Magic Johnson ‘Testing America’ Tour arrives in Jacksonville to offer free HIV testing 0 None
2010-03-06 Threat of food supply contamination: National sanitary standards on pallet industry needed 0 None
2010-03-06 World through the eyes of a person with eye disease 0 None
2010-03-06 Salmonella Montevideo outbreak: FDA investigates Daniele International's pepper supply chain 0 None
2010-03-06 UCB Rheumatoid Arthritis Family Scholarship applications open until March 19, 2010 0 None
2010-03-06 Salmonella Tennessee in Basic Food Flavors' HVP: FDA taking steps to protect consumers 0 None
2010-03-06 Possible Salmonella contamination: Mincing Overseas Spice recalls two lots of black pepper 0 None
2010-03-06 Differentiation of cirrhosis from inflammation in patients with ALD: Novel bedside criteria identified 0 None
2010-03-06 Alzheimer's prevention initiative: Shared risks and shared rewards 0 None
2010-03-06 Obama administration proposes $715.7M for international FP/RH programs 0 None
2010-03-06 Alzheimer’s healthcare crisis: EHE International donates display window at Rockefeller Center to help raise awareness 0 None
2010-03-06 CDC confirms 11 malaria cases in people who traveled to Haiti 0 None
2010-03-06 Abt Associates receives two new contracts to evaluate effectiveness of H1N1 vaccine 0 None
2010-03-06 Study, conference highlight risks associated with migrant workers' limited access to health services 0 None
2010-03-06 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-03-06 Ban, Clinton launch voluntary travel donation for global health 0 None
2010-03-05 Senators to FDA: Lift ban on gays donating blood 0 None
2010-03-05 Investigators disprove reports that well-fed children are more vulnerable to dengue virus 0 None
2010-03-05 XI to showcase HyGreen hand hygiene system at the Fifth Decennial International Conference 0 None
2010-03-05 'Had Sex': Different perceptions 0 None
2010-03-05 Gluten intolerance: Hereditary risk factors and link to virus infections 0 None
2010-03-05 FDA takes steps to protect consumers from potential Salmonella infection 0 None
2010-03-05 TLR's role in HIV-1 reactivation induced by periodontal pathogens 0 None
2010-03-05 Proper treatment can help control psoriasis in most cases 0 5
2010-03-05 ‘Testing Millions’ World AIDS Day campaign surpasses its goal by testing more than 4.2M people for HIV 0 None
2010-03-05 Combating liver fluke: Queen's University Belfast heads international research effort 0 None
2010-03-05 Gene involved in susceptibility and resistance to TB identified 0 3
2010-03-05 South West Liver Unit researchers receive grants for developing Hepatitis C vaccine 0 None
2010-03-05 Chikungunya: Experimental vaccine successfully tested in monkeys 0 None
2010-03-05 Study finds Pfizer's pneumonia, meningitis vaccine protects against recurrent pneumonia in HIV patients 0 None
2010-03-05 KAPIDEX to be marketed as DEXILANT in the U.S. 0 None
2010-03-05 Risk of MS increases by many folds following infection with EBV: Study 0 None
2010-03-05 Argos Therapeutics' AGS-004 immunotherapy for HIV demonstrates clinical and commercial potential 0 None
2010-03-05 Study: Genetic variant of LTA4H offers protection against TB and leprosy 0 None
2010-03-05 Dermatologist addresses common parasitic infestations and latest treatment options at Academy Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-03-04 BioVex commences dosing in Phase 1 study of ImmunoVEX live attenuated genital herpes vaccine 0 3.2
2010-03-04 Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy to help patients obtain financial assistance to purchase life-saving drugs 0 5
2010-03-04 Study indicates climate change plays a role in malaria transmission 0 None
2010-03-04 Scientists, researchers and healthcare professionals to convene in Atlanta to set agenda for HAI prevention 1 None
2010-03-04 Mosaic vaccines show promise in reducing HIV spread 0 None
2010-03-04 Severe inflammatory diseases: Blocking "death messenger" might be a promising treatment 1 None
2010-03-04 Urinary catheterization of men and women: NAFC releases new consumer educational resource 0 3.5
2010-03-04 FDA, CDC, FSIS to host joint public workshop to take measure in reducing foodborne illnesses 0 None
2010-03-04 UNAIDS launches plan to address gender equality, HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-03-04 Study: 73% of disadvantaged kids in Los Angeles County have untreated caries 0 None
2010-03-04 Also in Global Health News: U.S. Ambassador to U.N.; Male circumcision; River blindness in Ecuador; Nursing shortage in Caribbean; Maternal health in Bolivia; Drug-resistant TB in North Korea; Cholera vaccine 0 None
2010-03-04 Elsevier releases special issue to mark the 25th anniversary of antiretroviral drug development 0 None
2010-03-04 Meeting addresses how to improve HIV/AIDS surveillance in Asia 0 None
2010-03-04 Cornell researchers find new protein that may help control mosquitoes from spreading diseases 0 None
2010-03-04 Corning commercializes new Synthemax synthetic surface for supporting growth and differentiation of stem cells 0 None
2010-03-04 Foodborne illness raises U.S healthcare costs 0 None
2010-03-04 Hand sanitizers sold in Puerto Rico contain harmful bacteria, says FDA 0 None
2010-03-04 Study indicates ocular shingles may increase stroke risk 0 None
2010-03-03 Winner of 2010 Thomas Parran Award 0 None
2010-03-03 AHF’s Magic Johnson ‘Testing America’ Tour arrives in Columbia, South Carolina to host free HIV testing events 0 None
2010-03-03 South Carolina kidney patients to meet lawmakers and urge passage of S. 1128 legislation 0 None
2010-03-03 Universal Detection Technology responds to HSPH survey on anthrax threat 0 None
2010-03-03 Genetic Immunity to present data on DermaVir for HIV/AIDS at DNA Vaccines 2010 0 None
2010-03-03 Majority of PI patients can be switched to IgPro20 without dose adjustment 0 None
2010-03-03 Total economic impact of foodborne illness across the nation to be a combined $152 billion annually 0 None
2010-03-03 Enanta Pharmaceuticals nominates EDP-239 lead development candidate from NS5A HCV inhibitor program 0 None
2010-03-03 PINC trial to test anti-malarial drug in women with DCIS 0 None
2010-03-03 State roundup: Mass. hospital controversy, Iowa and Utah consider coverage expansions 0 None
2010-03-03 HIV, NCDs impact achievement of MDGs, study says 0 None
2010-03-03 Dead Sea resorts introduce world-renowned treatment for people with dermatological diseases 0 None
2010-03-02 EMA validates Lux Biosciences' voclosporin MAA 0 None
2010-03-02 Abbott and Enanta advance treatment for Hepatitis C 0 None
2010-03-02 Corneal transplant surgery: DSAEK leads to greater cell loss overall than PKP 1 2
2010-03-02 Sanquin Blood Supply Foundation, Netherlands Vaccine Institute launch AmpVacs project to develop influenza A vaccine 0 None
2010-03-02 Discovery of two new compounds opens new approach to drug design against HIV protease 0 None
2010-03-02 Problems controlling common diseases could be hindering efforts to meet key child health goals 0 None
2010-03-02 California's dirty air costs more than $193M in hospital-based medical care, finds RAND study 0 None
2010-03-02 Stress increases resistance to influenza infection 0 None
2010-03-02 Inovio Biomedical's SynCon preventive DNA vaccine receives approval in Korea for Phase I clinical trial 0 None
2010-03-02 Most strains of pandemic H1N1 flu virus resist Tamiflu, say scientists 0 None
2010-03-02 Simvastatin impairs ability of macrophages to kill pathogens, and enhances cytokine production 0 None
2010-03-02 Merck's Isentress HIV/AIDS drug pricing: CalSTRS and CalPERS express concern 0 None
2010-03-02 News outlets examine development of low-cost diagnostic tool, infectious disease surveillance 0 None
2010-03-02 Study finds most HIV prevention, treatment, care efforts overlook IDUs 0 None
2010-03-02 IgPro20 protects PI patients against infection 0 None
2010-03-02 New report: Federal spending for public health flat for nearly five years 0 None