Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Disease/Infection News Stories - 2011

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2011-12-31 FDA approves Prevnar 13 pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for adults 50 and older 0 None
2011-12-31 FDA approves Pfizer's Prevnar 13 pneumococcal conjugate vaccine as a single dose for adults 0 None
2011-12-30 Prion protein uptake associated with development of Scrapie disease 0 None
2011-12-29 Individuals with diverse skin microbiota at lower risk of contracting malaria 0 None
2011-12-29 Speedy drug metabolism more likely to cause multidrug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-12-29 Drinking untreated water increases risk of mycobacterial infection 0 None
2011-12-28 Bali tattoo and HIV transmission scare 0 None
2011-12-28 Study linking chronic fatigue syndrome with virus infection retracted 0 None
2011-12-28 Critical considerations for adenovirus-based HIV vaccine trials 0 None
2011-12-28 Pioneer in infectious disease medicine shares his perspectives in new podcast series 0 None
2011-12-27 FDA clears Meridian Bioscience's new Clostridium difficile assay 0 None
2011-12-26 FDA accepts Gilead's Quad HIV regimen NDA for review 0 None
2011-12-26 TheraBiogen launches Social Media campaign 0 None
2011-12-26 LANL's top 10 science stories of 2011 0 None
2011-12-23 Roundup: HIV staff to be cut in Ga.; Abortion news in N.J., Mo.; Wis. Medicaid coverage in limbo 0 None
2011-12-23 Science names HIV prevention trial as '2011 Breakthrough of the Year' 0 None
2011-12-23 ARV drugs can prevent transmission of HIV 0 3
2011-12-23 MSF publishes list of top 10 stories of 2011 about access to medicine 0 None
2011-12-23 Federal officials seek to keep details on bird flu study secret 0 None
2011-12-23 WHO researchers release critique of methods to estimate global malaria incidence 0 None
2011-12-23 AVAC report outlines science-based agenda for ending AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-12-23 PBS NewsHour examines role of religious leaders in Morocco's fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-23 UNICEF aims to vaccinate 1.7M children against measles in DRC 0 None
2011-12-23 'Dramatic gains' in fight against malaria in jeopardy due to Global Fund shortfall 0 None
2011-12-23 BBC News Magazine examines antiviral drug research 0 None
2011-12-23 UTA chemist to develop simple, paper-based test for drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-12-23 Congress cuts federal funding for needle exchanges 0 2
2011-12-23 JCV, CDC announce publication of 'Update on HIV Diagnostic Testing Algorithms' 0 None
2011-12-23 Religious leaders should come together to ensure access to NTD medicines for world's poorest 0 None
2011-12-23 Russia will not use HIV spending to fund needle exchange, methadone therapy, Reuters reports 0 None
2011-12-23 Enrollment complete in two Anacor's tavaborole Phase 3 trials on onychomycosis 0 None
2011-12-23 Longer looks: Manufacturing killer flu; The ironies of the individual mandate; When the elderly refuse help 0 None
2011-12-23 Science journal names UNC HIV prevention study as 2011 Breakthrough of the Year 0 None
2011-12-22 Hand washing tips to prevent illness and spreading germs 0 None
2011-12-22 Azithromycin shows promise against trachoma-related blindness 0 None
2011-12-22 U.S. Science Advisory Board asks Science, Nature to omit data from bird flu studies amid security concerns 0 None
2011-12-22 U.N. 'must face up' to Haiti cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-12-22 HPV vaccine support by GAVI example of 'equity in health' 0 None
2011-12-22 'Global Pulse' blog examines declining TB incidence in Estonia 0 None
2011-12-22 Study examines prevalence of Fusarium in bathroom sink drains 0 None
2011-12-22 Report: Funding cuts put public health preparedness at risk 0 None
2011-12-22 Haiti experiencing decline in cholera cases as dry season begins 0 None
2011-12-22 New silk-based microneedle system for controlled-release drug delivery 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers map every apparent physical interaction of HIV virus with human cells 0 None
2011-12-22 Report outlines steps for transition of PEPFAR service delivery to S. African government 0 None
2011-12-22 Government, humanitarian agencies respond to flooding in Philippines, warn of disease threat 0 None
2011-12-22 Researchers evaluate Clade C HIV envelope protein in Phase I trial 0 None
2011-12-22 Current U.S. rules, regulations sufficient to protect volunteers in federally funded research, report says 0 None
2011-12-22 FDA approves Merck's Isentress to treat HIV-1 infection in children, adolescents 0 None
2011-12-22 ACTF, Merck announce new HIV initiatives 0 None
2011-12-22 Leishmania parasite develops combined resistance against drug, human immune system 0 None
2011-12-21 Malaria vaccine shows early success 0 None
2011-12-21 Virus with potential for bioterrorism created – Experts worried 0 None
2011-12-21 Bacteria use host proteins to build camouflaged homes inside healthy cells 0 None
2011-12-21 Research into how flying fox spreads infectious diseases 0 None
2011-12-21 Global Fund Board must 'sound alarm' to renew funding commitments 0 None
2011-12-21 'Money well spent today means less money spent tomorrow' on HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-21 Coordinated efforts needed to eliminate blinding trachoma 0 None
2011-12-21 Cholera education campaign launched in Somali capital 0 None
2011-12-21 CNN examines HIV clinic in Myanmar 0 None
2011-12-21 University of Western Ontario receives FDA approval to begin SAV001 HIV trial 0 None
2011-12-21 Vacc-4x nasal vaccine can effectively treat HIV 0 None
2011-12-21 UC Davis professor monitors world's hot spots for signs of emerging diseases 0 None
2011-12-21 More evidence emerges to support that progenitor of syphilis came from the New World 0 None
2011-12-21 University of Oxford scientists develop new candidate malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-12-20 WHO approves three Mylan ARV therapies to treat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-20 SCYNEXIS, MMV assemble Malaria Box of 400 compounds with antimalarial activity 0 None
2011-12-20 Study examines relationship between malaria, salmonella infection 0 None
2011-12-20 Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline to increase sales of pneumococcal vaccines through GAVI 0 None
2011-12-20 Three-dose artesunate therapy effective in treating children with malaria 0 None
2011-12-20 Grand Challenges Canada, Gates Foundation announce grants to develop portable diagnostic tools 0 None
2011-12-20 OneWorld Health to become PATH affiliate 0 None
2011-12-20 Eculizumab protects children from severe Shiga toxin-associated HUS 0 None
2011-12-20 Routine criminal prosecutions for HIV nondisclosure should be abolished, say experts 0 None
2011-12-19 Yissum introduces novel technology for manufacturing an anti-malaria drug in tobacco 0 None
2011-12-19 Atox Bio to advance AB103 Phase 2 study with $3.25M financing 0 None
2011-12-19 Affordable artemisinin using tobacco plants 0 None
2011-12-19 New gel could nip Lyme borreliosis infection in the bud 0 None
2011-12-19 Link between malaria and salmonella infections 0 None
2011-12-18 Bed bugs deterred by body hair: Study 0 None
2011-12-17 Women, girls affected by HIV in Indonesia face poverty 0 None
2011-12-17 Balancing optimism and realism in battle against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-17 A call for continued investment in global health, development 0 None
2011-12-17 UNAIDS Board convenes, approves global efforts to meet 2015 HIV/AIDS targets 0 None
2011-12-17 Vanderbilt to develop low-cost extraction device for people in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-12-17 Immediate ART appears preferable to deferring treatment among recently infected HIV patients 0 None
2011-12-16 Behavioral interventions reduce STIs and improve condom use 0 None
2011-12-16 F. nucleatum alters endothelial integrity and allows other bacteria to invade human body 0 None
2011-12-16 Soligenix secures Harvard option rights to initiate anthrax vaccine development program 0 None
2011-12-16 Global Fund releases 'Information Note' on Transitional Funding Mechanism 0 None
2011-12-16 Study aims to reduce mortality disparities by education 0 None
2011-12-16 HIV testing remains important amid push for expanded treatment in Africa 0 None
2011-12-16 AP examines WHO target of reducing malaria deaths to near zero by 2015 0 None
2011-12-16 Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges to develop new diagnostics for tropical diseases 0 None
2011-12-16 Six UNC faculty members named AAAC fellow 0 None
2011-12-16 New book on clinical laboratory mycological identification 0 None
2011-12-16 UV rays help prevent spread of chickenpox 0 None
2011-12-16 Hologic receives FDA approval for Cervista HTA system to detect cervical cancer 0 None
2011-12-16 Antimalarial drugs administered during pregnancy safer than contracting malaria, study suggests 0 None
2011-12-15 Virco Lab launches HIV/AIDS EHR technology 0 None
2011-12-15 FIND, NUS collaborate to identify novel biomarkers for TB diagnosis 0 None
2011-12-15 Potential budget cuts threaten U.S. military HIV research program 0 None
2011-12-15 Poor handling of oranges in squeezing machines stimulates bacterial contamination 0 None
2011-12-15 Goal of near-zero malaria deaths attainable with continued will, resources 0 None
2011-12-15 Viewpoints: Berwick's advice; Romney's wager; Fighting AIDS 0 None
2011-12-15 Paul Farmer discusses equity in international health with Scientific American 0 None
2011-12-15 TIME examines lawsuit against U.N. alleging responsibility for cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-12-15 Chevron's role in fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa 0 None
2011-12-15 Malaria mortality rates down, but progress threatened by funding shortfall, WHO report says 0 None
2011-12-15 FDA approves modernized labeling for ViroPharma's Vancocin Capsules 0 None
2011-12-15 Discrimination against LGBT population undermining HIV prevention efforts in Guatemala, IPS reports 0 None
2011-12-15 First mobile safety lab for South African patients with AIDS and TB 0 None
2011-12-15 M. pneumoniae CARDS toxin plays a critical role in asthma 0 5
2011-12-15 Researchers discover novel viral oncogenesis mechanism 0 None
2011-12-14 Alcohol intake linked to unsafe sex 0 None
2011-12-14 Alere Pima CD4 test receives prequalification from the World Health Organization 0 None
2011-12-14 Fresh cells can pep talk immune cells exhausted by HIV or hepatitis C 0 None
2011-12-14 Use of rapid male circumcision tool will help Africa reach HIV prevention goals 4 None
2011-12-14 Macrophages play a role in brown fat metabolism 2 None
2011-12-14 Canadian researchers develop portable device to monitor HIV in rural areas 0 None
2011-12-14 U.S. investments in HIV treatment internationally, domestically 'should pay off' 0 None
2011-12-14 People in Swaziland protesting shortages of ARVs amid government financial crisis 0 None
2011-12-14 Central African Republic in state of 'chronic medical emergency,' MSF report says 0 None
2011-12-14 Nighttime satellite images could provide clues to disease outbreaks, researchers suggest 0 None
2011-12-14 New substance can replace nucleoside thymidine in DNA biosynthesis 0 None
2011-12-14 Aethlon Hemopurifier can capture Nef protein exosomes linked with HIV 0 5
2011-12-14 Statins linked with reduced risk of death among hospitalized flu patients 0 None
2011-12-13 Mandatory vaccination policy increases healthcare worker flu vaccination rates 0 None
2011-12-13 Research describes advantages of new vaccine adjuvant 0 None
2011-12-13 U.S. acting to link GBV, HIV efforts 0 None
2011-12-13 Drug users with HIV infection have 74% higher risk of overdose 0 None
2011-12-13 Researchers discover how bloodstream malaria infection manipulates immune system 0 None
2011-12-13 Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad to introduce new meningitis vaccine 0 None
2011-12-13 PlusNews examines African government funding for, engagement in HIV research 0 None
2011-12-13 Scientists discover how intestinal tract influences B cells to prevent infection 0 None
2011-12-13 Study describes new method that synthesizes novel anti-HIV protein 0 None
2011-12-13 Globe and Mail reports on potential factors leading to increasing HIV incidence in Uganda 0 None
2011-12-13 Single rooms in hospitals is not enough to prevent gastroenteritis 0 None
2011-12-13 Study to establish zebrafish as functional animal model for V. cholerae 0 None
2011-12-13 Supply chain map could help improve access to anti-malarial drugs 0 None
2011-12-13 HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment efforts should include care for other diseases, experts say 0 None
2011-12-13 U.N. seeks aid money for Zimbabwe, half for food; WHO says country must spend more on health 0 None
2011-12-13 Patients on contact precautions more likely to develop delirium during hospital stay 0 None
2011-12-12 Treatment with leukemia patients' own cells may prevent infections after chemotherapy 0 None
2011-12-12 Alcohol consumption directly impacts a person's intention to have unsafe sex 0 None
2011-12-12 New cost-effective liquid solution can help fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-12-12 Incidence of TB diagnosis is increased in mothers postpartum 0 None
2011-12-12 Alios BioPharma, Vertex initiate ALS-2200 and ALS-2158 clinical study in HCV 0 None
2011-12-11 New guidelines for managing latent tuberculosis from CDC 0 None
2011-12-09 Progress in AIDS fight in peril as governments renege on funding pledges 0 None
2011-12-09 MCC invests $122M in Lesotho health system to address key challenges, including HIV, TB 0 None
2011-12-09 Report says African mothers confused over infant-feeding options to prevent HIV transmission 0 None
2011-12-09 Science examines HIV prevention trials, challenges to implementing new strategies 0 None
2011-12-09 Global Fund official delivers speech at ICASA closing plenary session 0 None
2011-12-09 New pediatric formula for Chagas disease treatment developed in Brazil 0 None
2011-12-09 Examining visceral leishmaniasis/HIV co-infection in East Africa 0 None
2011-12-09 Addressing gender-based violence through PEPFAR programs 0 None
2011-12-09 Shorter, effective treatment for latent TB infection 0 None
2011-12-09 Prevention practices for catheter-associated urinary tract infections lacking in most hospitals 0 None
2011-12-09 New international consortium aims to prepare researchers for next pandemic 0 None
2011-12-09 'Disinfectants' may reduce risk of E. coli outbreaks 0 None
2011-12-09 New methods speed up process of identifying harmful E. coli bacteria 0 None
2011-12-09 Experimental sublingual vaccine shows promise against influenza infection 0 None
2011-12-09 Paper calls for strong steps to control global crisis of antibiotic-resistant infections 0 None
2011-12-09 CSIS publishes reports on immunization and global health 0 None
2011-12-09 Goal of AIDS-free generation achievable through 'AIDS transition' 0 None
2011-12-09 Enrollment complete in Boehringer Ingelheim's BI 201335 Phase III trial for HCV 0 None
2011-12-09 Gilead Sciences to donate $8M in visceral leishmaniasis drug to WHO 0 None
2011-12-09 MSU researcher uses MRI to unlock how cerebral malaria damages brain 0 None
2011-12-09 Innovative taxes can be used to fill AIDS funding gap, UNAIDS head says 0 None
2011-12-09 Genetically identical Salmonella appear in 2 types, each with an infective advantage 0 None
2011-12-09 Nighttime-lights imagery can pinpoint disease hotspots 0 None
2011-12-08 Global health R&D funding from wealthy nations fell 6% in 2010, annual G-FINDER report finds 0 None
2011-12-08 House hearing on malaria progress, challenges 0 None
2011-12-08 AIDS.gov blog posts mHealth Summit update 0 None
2011-12-08 Global plan of action needed to end AIDS 0 None
2011-12-08 Myanmar appeals for assistance in HIV/AIDS fight, develops 5-year national HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-08 Inviragen presents DENVax Phase 1 trial results on dengue at ASTMH annual meeting 0 None
2011-12-08 MENA region among top two regions with fastest growing HIV epidemic, report shows 0 None
2011-12-08 BCX4945 proves effective at clearing malaria infections 0 None
2011-12-08 ISARIC aims to prepare clinical research community for next influenza pandemic 0 None
2011-12-08 PrEP shows promise against HIV infection 0 None
2011-12-08 Fatal snakebites 'vastly underreported,' researchers report at annual ASTMH meeting 0 None
2011-12-08 Obama administration to promote and protect LGBT rights through foreign aid, diplomacy 0 None
2011-12-08 Olympus releases Acecide-C High-Level Disinfectant and Sterilant 0 None
2011-12-07 CSL partners with NIH to study Cytomegalovirus, a common cause of abnormalities in newborns 0 None
2011-12-07 Vaccine against Ebola developed 0 5
2011-12-07 Aethlon receives approval to begin Hemopurifier study at Sarcoma Oncology Center 0 None
2011-12-07 Headache affects one of every two HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-12-07 New NHGRI funding plan sharpens focus of Genome Sequencing Program on medical apps 0 None
2011-12-07 Biologists discover how fruit flies can provide solutions to human pain, control insect-borne diseases 0 None
2011-12-07 Fake, poor-quality drugs boosting malaria drug resistance in Southeast Asia, U.S. experts say 0 None
2011-12-07 New global map shows difficult-to-treat malaria strain remains prevalent in Asia, Latin America 0 None
2011-12-07 Researchers discover new tick-borne infection 0 None
2011-12-07 Integration of family planning, HIV programs 'makes sense' 0 None
2011-12-07 Mayo Clinic in Florida now offers kidney and pancreas transplants for HIV-positive patients 0 None
2011-12-07 UNAIDS, PEPFAR announce 5-year action framework to scale up voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention 0 None
2011-12-06 Low vaccination rate for flu vaccines in diabetic patients 0 None
2011-12-06 Study reveals previously unseen details of SBP8a anthrax bacteriophage 0 None
2011-12-06 Advancing the development of a malaria transmission-blocking vaccine 0 None
2011-12-06 Inbreeding in bed bugs one key to massive increases in infestations 0 5
2011-12-06 Social determinants contribute to incidence of H1N1 virus in U.S. Hispanics during 2009 pandemic 0 None
2011-12-06 Fruit fly and malaria mosquito sensors attuned to heat, chemical odors 0 None
2011-12-06 Incorporate other diseases into fight against AIDS 0 None
2011-12-06 Bush launches Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon project in Zambia 0 None
2011-12-06 Fully funding global health initiatives critical in AIDS fight 0 None
2011-12-06 WHO issues measles warning for Europe 0 None
2011-12-06 Reflecting on Bush's global health, foreign policy initiatives in Africa 0 None
2011-12-06 Global problem of fatal snakebites and promising solutions highlighted at ASTMH meeting 0 None
2011-12-06 Proposed bill in Nigeria would affect gay rights, possibly HIV/AIDS donor funding, AP reports 0 None
2011-12-06 Wall Street Journal examines potential implications of allegedly fake U.S. vaccination campaign in Pakistan 0 None
2011-12-05 Measles raises its head again in Europe after years of suppression: Report 0 None
2011-12-05 Towards a national plan of action for rare diseases 0 None
2011-12-05 Plasma can inactivate and prevent replication of adenoviruses 0 None
2011-12-04 Obama pledges more for fighting HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-03 Product Development Partnerships 'essential' in fight against global diseases 0 None
2011-12-03 Nations at Busan Forum sign non-binding declaration to form worldwide aid partnership 0 None
2011-12-03 Government leaders make statements in recognition of World AIDS Day 1 None
2011-12-03 End to AIDS in reach, U.N. officials say on World AIDS Day 0 None
2011-12-03 Research roundup: Recession's big impact on men's insurance coverage 0 None
2011-12-03 On World AIDS Day, Obama announces plan to redirect $50 million to fight AIDS 0 None
2011-12-03 New rapid blood test for early diagnosis of cryptococcosis 0 None
2011-12-03 Political leaders, celebrities come together for World AIDS Day event 0 None
2011-12-03 Obama announces new U.S. commitments to end AIDS domestically, globally 0 None
2011-12-03 Opinion pieces, editorial recognize World AIDS Day 0 None
2011-12-03 Multipronged approach needed to conquer malaria 0 None
2011-12-03 South African President introduces National Strategic Plan on HIV, STIs, TB 0 None
2011-12-03 Bristol-Myers Squibb and Tibotec partner to evaluate daclatasvir-TMC435 combination for HCV 0 None
2011-12-03 Women for Positive Action comments on research into prevention strategies for sexual transmission of HIV 0 None
2011-12-02 Baby boomers more likely to develop HCV 0 None
2011-12-02 Bristol-Myers Squibb, Tibotec partner for TMC435 Phase II combination study in HCV 0 None
2011-12-02 Multimedia resources published in recognition of World AIDS Day 0 None
2011-12-02 Opinion pieces address Global Fund's future after cancellation of Round 11 grants 0 None
2011-12-02 Mylan's NDA for Atazanavir Sulfate and Ritonavir Tablets receives tentative FDA approval through PEPFAR 0 None
2011-12-02 Financial Times, IPS report on male circumcision as HIV prevention strategy 2 None
2011-12-02 U.S. global AIDS funding faces up to 10% cuts in fiscal 2012 0 None
2011-12-02 Only 21% of medical students could identify correct hand hygiene indications 0 None
2011-12-02 DNDi highlights lack of healthcare coverage for children with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-02 New insight into why aminoglycoside antibiotics cause deafness 0 5
2011-12-02 Longer looks: Life of a Medicare demo project; Broken hearts; AIDS funding 0 None
2011-12-02 Obama renews U.S. commitment to ending AIDS in World AIDS Day speech 0 None
2011-12-02 Research on HIV stigma between gay men and within gay communities 1 None
2011-12-02 Al Jazeera examines HIV, drug use among women in Northeast India 0 None
2011-12-02 NAPWA advocates for fighting a three-fronted war against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-02 Opinion pieces, editorials recognize World AIDS Day 0 None
2011-12-02 Percentage of pregnant women living with HIV in South Africa increases, survey suggests 0 None
2011-12-02 Doctors underestimate worldwide burden of CPA, says public health expert 0 None
2011-12-02 Uncertainty about HIV pushes young Malawians to start families 0 None
2011-12-02 Viewpoints: Bush, Bono and others reflect on World AIDS Day; Coburn and Burr on Medicare savings 0 None
2011-12-02 HIV physicians launch CALIBER of Care initiative 0 None
2011-12-02 Two studies uncover limitations in screening for hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2011-12-02 Cheaper test as effective as a more sophisticated test in guiding anti-retroviral drug treatment 0 None
2011-12-02 Radioimmunotherapy shows promise against fungal diseases 0 None
2011-12-01 EGCG may prevent HCV reinfection after liver transplantation 0 None
2011-12-01 Even those with egg allergies should receive the flu vaccine 0 None
2011-12-01 Supreme Court hears arguments regarding privacy laws and HIV 0 None
2011-12-01 Fatal prion diseases have a hidden signature 0 None
2011-12-01 South Africa 'witnessing first steps of AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-12-01 NIAID director Fauci discusses moving forward in AIDS fight 0 None
2011-12-01 Inadequate mask and respirator use put health care workers at risk of 2009 H1N1 infection 0 None
2011-12-01 TB Research Movement formed to drive progress 0 None
2011-12-01 Xinhua examines HIV/AIDS in China 0 None
2011-12-01 Prioritizing HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment 0 None
2011-12-01 Study to explore food safety practices in domestic kitchens across UK 0 None
2011-12-01 AIDS 'tipping points' could prompt discussion on effectiveness, efficiency 0 None
2011-12-01 NTD awareness during the 2012 elections 0 None
2011-12-01 Statens Serum Institut, Aeras initiate new candidate TB vaccine Phase I trial 0 None
2011-12-01 Treatment cost savings under PEPFAR can be re-invested to increase ARV reach 0 None
2011-12-01 GlobalPost examines U.S. response to HIV/AIDS 'scientific advances, economic realities' 0 None
2011-12-01 Medical websites provide harmful information about postherpetic neuralgia treatments 0 None
2011-12-01 U.N. progress report on AIDS stresses advances in treatment, prevention, warns about declining funding 0 None
2011-12-01 Scientists identify 700 anti-bacterial substances from nine species of odorous frogs 0 None
2011-12-01 Number of new HIV cases in Saudi Arabia declined by 9% in 2010 from previous year, Health Ministry official says 0 2
2011-12-01 Researchers identify first gene associated with frequent herpes-related cold sores 1 None
2011-12-01 Researchers reveal stress-induced machinery of protein synthesis involved in bacterial cell death 0 None
2011-12-01 Scripps scientist receives NIH grant for HIV/AIDS research 0 None
2011-11-30 PLoS, PEPFAR, UNAIDS publish collection of articles examining voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention 0 1
2011-11-30 HIV/AIDS prevalence updates for India and China 0 None
2011-11-30 With HIV and unaware of it: CDC report 0 None
2011-11-30 Political will, strong leadership from U.S. needed to end AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-11-30 Global leaders plan next steps at Harvard on World AIDS Day 0 None
2011-11-30 MSF addresses Cameroon cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-11-30 AIDS 2012 conference to be held in Washington 0 None
2011-11-30 Overview of epidemiological situation with regard to MRSA in Germany 0 None
2011-11-30 Study examines alternative immunization schedule occurrence rates in Washington State 0 None
2011-11-30 Global Fund postpones Round 11 grants, approves new strategy and organization plan 0 None
2011-11-30 DNA gyrase B could rapidly eliminate TB, shorten treatment time 0 None
2011-11-30 Experts available to discuss on HIV/AIDS prevention at Penn Nursing 0 None
2011-11-30 Medizone receives Canadian patent for AsepticSure hospital disinfection product 0 None
2011-11-29 Cases of two AIDS patients renew hope of AIDS cure for many scientists, New York Times reports 0 None
2011-11-29 Shots reduce risk of chicken pox 0 None
2011-11-29 New trends in HIV/AIDS prevalence 0 None
2011-11-29 Enrollment complete in Alnylam's ALN-RSV01 Phase IIb study for RSV infection 0 None
2011-11-29 Washington must lead search for additional financing, more cost-effective strategies in fight against AIDS 0 None
2011-11-29 Testing of vaginal gel for HIV prevention halted after interim results showed no difference from placebo 0 None
2011-11-29 Despite limitations of global fund programs, dangers of cutting funding are worse 0 None
2011-11-29 Colombia, Mexico, Guatemala make progress against river blindness 0 None
2011-11-29 Daily inhaled steroids comparable to use of intermittent steroid treatment for wheezing 0 None
2011-11-29 New database for scientists researching fission yeast 0 None
2011-11-29 Serotonin instructs scar forming cells to switch off regeneration in chronic liver disease 0 2
2011-11-29 New compound circumvents drug-efflux pumps associated with Gram-positive bacteria 0 None
2011-11-29 Remote video auditing leads to better hospital hand hygiene compliance 0 None
2011-11-28 New swine flu virus alarms health officials 0 None
2011-11-28 Tenofovir gel no more effective than placebo gel in preventing HIV 0 None
2011-11-28 Inviragen commences DENVax Phase 2 trial for dengue 0 None
2011-11-28 Corkscrew structure inspires new weapon against E-coli and MRSA 0 None
2011-11-28 Suppressing mosquitoes - the only way of controlling dengue 0 None
2011-11-27 Funds for AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria dry up 0 None
2011-11-24 Sub-Saharan African countries lose billions of dollars due to migration of doctors 0 None
2011-11-24 Malaria is almost under control in Suriname 0 None
2011-11-24 BD MAX MRSA Assay receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-11-24 IPS reports on child poverty in Lesotho 0 None
2011-11-24 NIH-led study advances HIV vaccine research 0 None
2011-11-24 Interview with AIDS economist Mead Over 0 None
2011-11-24 Community-based program battles gender-based violence 0 None
2011-11-24 Obama should announce scale-up of AIDS treatment programs 0 None
2011-11-24 Guardian International Development Journalism Competition results posted 0 None
2011-11-24 Five ways pharmaceutical companies can address NTDs 0 None
2011-11-24 Four-year project aims to boost kala-azar elimination efforts in India, Bangladesh 0 None
2011-11-24 Deadly outbreak of acute watery diarrhea spreads through Horn of Africa; Djibouti hit especially hard 0 None
2011-11-24 Bloomberg examines Trans-Pacific Partnership trade initiative and potential impact to U.S. global efforts to tackle HIV 0 None
2011-11-23 Balanced approach needed to fight cholera outbreaks in Haiti 0 None
2011-11-23 University of Rochester receives U.S. patent for HPV vaccine research 0 None
2011-11-23 Accelr8 expands development plan for BACcel rapid diagnostic test 0 None
2011-11-23 U.N. says AIDS deaths decline for third successive year 0 None
2011-11-23 Panel discussion highlights USAID achievements on 50Th anniversary 0 None
2011-11-23 Partnerships, additional funding allow for expansion of PEPFAR to combat cervical cancer 0 None
2011-11-23 University of Liverpool introduces HEP i-chart for HCV patients 0 None
2011-11-23 IPS examines HIV in the Caribbean, highlights challenges in addressing at-risk populations 0 None
2011-11-23 Oral antibiotics might treat Buruli ulcer 0 None
2011-11-22 FSU professors available to provide perspective on fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-11-22 Fight against HIV/AIDS continues with successes and failures: UNAIDS report 0 None
2011-11-22 Scientists identify new immune system defect in aged mice 0 None
2011-11-22 Potential cuts to global health spending threaten vision of 'AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-11-22 Significant drops seen in AIDS-related deaths, new HIV infections, UNAIDS report shows 0 None
2011-11-21 Review highlights promising interventions to improve reproductive health of women living with HIV in developing countries 0 None
2011-11-21 FDA approves Abbott's new Chagas in vitro diagnostic test 0 None
2011-11-21 U.N. appeals for $5.5M to fight cholera in DRC 0 None
2011-11-21 Certain IBD patients at increased risk of skin cancer 0 None
2011-11-21 Despite market constraints, the drug market for key hospital-treated infections will increase: Report 0 None
2011-11-21 Novel antibacterial protein could prevent or treat E. coli O157:H7-induced food-borne infections 0 None
2011-11-21 Princeton acquires Tru-D SmartUVC Room Decontamination System to improve patient care 0 None
2011-11-21 Almac collaborates with Alexion for packaging and distribution of Soliris during German E. coli outbreak 0 None
2011-11-21 Avidocin protein could prevent or treat E. coli O157:H7-induced diarrhea 0 None
2011-11-20 Scientists isolate and analyze antibody that neutralizes Sudan virus 0 None
2011-11-19 PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board report offers six recommended research priorities 0 None
2011-11-19 Three 'critical issues' for Global Fund to consider to ensure 'further success' 0 None
2011-11-19 Cuts to U.S. global health spending would mean 'stark future' for millions 0 None
2011-11-19 GPIU, prostate biopsy side study takes place until end of November 0 None
2011-11-19 Recent scientific progress in developing new HIV/AIDS interventions 0 None
2011-11-19 HHS, CCSC to recognize healthcare professionals with excellence in preventing HAIs 0 None
2011-11-19 U.S., U.N. food agencies downgrade three Somalia famine zones to emergency status 0 None
2011-11-19 Scientists solve mystery behind why people with defective hemoglobin do not contract malaria 0 None
2011-11-19 New class of malaria drugs could be used as both prevention, treatment, study shows 0 None
2011-11-19 Sony Corporation, Global Fund enter into partnership to implement behavior change projects 0 None
2011-11-19 Aid targeting high mortality diseases 'lays the groundwork' for improving primary health care services 0 None
2011-11-19 GAVI Alliance to fund roll-out of vaccines against cervical cancer, rubella in developing countries 1 None
2011-11-19 UVA develops new and faster method to track superbugs 0 None
2011-11-19 Abbott receives FDA approval for new Chagas assay 0 None
2011-11-18 HVTN debunks top 10 myths about HIV vaccine research 0 None
2011-11-18 Resistance of starved bacteria can be blocked 0 None
2011-11-18 Efforts to end AIDS could also reduce TB burden with proper funding 0 None
2011-11-18 Potential new ways to design vaccines, antibiotics 0 None
2011-11-18 Inovio announces results from SynCon avian influenza vaccine Phase I study 0 None
2011-11-18 Multi-drug resistant bacteria widespread in Europe, report says 0 None
2011-11-18 Doctors, aid workers warn of disease threats to displaced persons in Somalia 0 None
2011-11-18 Researchers discover new class of antimalarial compounds 0 None
2011-11-18 Kenya readies to step up fight against trachoma 0 None
2011-11-18 Future research critical to ending AIDS epidemic 0 5
2011-11-18 Report by aid watchdog group finds many international donors lack transparency 0 None
2011-11-18 Examining funding in light of new evidence on HIV prevention, treatment strategies 0 None
2011-11-18 First study to describe transporter system that bacteria use to ensure their survival 0 None
2011-11-18 IDSA supports 'Get Smart About Antibiotics Week' 0 None
2011-11-18 MU scientist examines how enzymes influence immune system's ability to fight infection 0 None
2011-11-18 Norway to focus on unnecessary use of antibiotics for asymptomatic UTI 0 None
2011-11-18 Swaziland government failed to pay more than $10M to children orphaned by AIDS, IMF official says 0 None
2011-11-18 HuffPost Green examines relationship between environment, malaria 0 None
2011-11-17 Scientists discover family of chemical compounds that could prevent malaria 0 None
2011-11-17 Eli Lilly provides $4M in additional funding to IDRI for new TB therapies 0 None
2011-11-17 Annual report on sexually transmitted infections reveals rising trends 0 None
2011-11-17 FrontlineSMS technology useful communication tool in HIV care 0 None
2011-11-17 PlusNews examines shortages of HIV treatment supplies in Swaziland 0 None
2011-11-17 Flu strains migrate back and forth between different regions of the world 0 None
2011-11-17 CNN profiles Global Soap Project's work in sanitation 0 None
2011-11-17 Health officials report more than 200 cases of typhoid in Zimbabwe's capital 0 None
2011-11-17 IAC executive director wins ECBT Immunization Leadership Award 0 None
2011-11-17 IPS interviews head of Cuban research team working to develop dengue vaccine 0 None
2011-11-17 TNF inhibitors may minimally increase risk of serious infections 0 None
2011-11-17 Cholera outbreak hits Kenya's largest refugee camp 0 None
2011-11-17 WSU researchers to study novel antibiotic that may treat VRE infection 0 None
2011-11-17 Malawi government addressing drug, medical supply shortages in wake of aid withdrawals 0 None
2011-11-17 Austerity measures in Europe may cause rise in drug-related HIV infections, report says 0 None
2011-11-17 New collaboration enables information sharing to aid in development of TB drug candidates 0 None
2011-11-16 The story of E. coli 0 None
2011-11-16 Study detects contrasting patterns of malaria drug resistance in humans, mosquitoes 0 None
2011-11-16 First clinical trial of dapivirine-maraviroc ring to treat HIV in women 0 None
2011-11-16 High school health classes fail to endorse safe sex habits 1 None
2011-11-16 NIAID's ACTG and TB Alliance partner to complete moxifloxacin Phase III trial 0 None
2011-11-16 Poor communities, not just poor countries, affected by NTDs 0 None
2011-11-16 PEPFAR's commitment to eliminating gender-based violence 0 None
2011-11-16 Health of millions of children in East Asia, Pacific at risk due to climate change, UNICEF report says 0 None
2011-11-16 Study: Pneumonia the most common serious infection post-heart surgery 0 None
2011-11-16 Researchers to begin drug development projects for rare and neglected diseases 0 None
2011-11-16 IAVI policy brief examines HIV vaccine funding 0 None
2011-11-16 Mayo Clinic receives $1.25M CDC grant for HIV eCurriculum project 0 None
2011-11-16 Some public health experts raise concerns over plans to immunize Haitians against cholera, AP reports 0 None
2011-11-16 Low-temperature plasmas can kill bacteria for a week after treatment 0 None
2011-11-16 Scientists discover definitive role for brain in regulating loss of muscle mass 0 None
2011-11-15 Clinton's speech prioritizing creation of 'Aids-free generation' may shape future of U.S. global health strategy, analysts say 0 None
2011-11-15 Scientists determine atomic structure of Lassa fever viral protein 0 None
2011-11-15 Alcohol-based hand sanitizer helps reduce influenza A in children 0 None
2011-11-15 HIV and syphilis on the rise among MSM 0 None
2011-11-15 World citizen number 7 billion more likely to contract diabetes or other NCDs 0 None
2011-11-15 VOA News examines Foundation's efforts to treat MDR-TB patients in North Korea 0 None
2011-11-15 Mtb produces specific protein that allows it to defuse and bypass body's security system 0 None
2011-11-15 Researchers in Philippines develop machine to quickly detect drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-11-15 CDC launches new antibiotic tracking system 0 None
2011-11-15 Experts discuss treatment as prevention at USAID-, World Bank-sponsored debate 1 None
2011-11-15 New technology speeds up 'near real-time' vaccination data collection 0 None
2011-11-15 Study examines abortion services for women living with HIV in Brazil, Namibia, S. Africa 0 None
2011-11-15 Possible link between norovirus and food allergies 0 None
2011-11-14 Increased access to PMTCT needed to end pediatric AIDS, build an 'AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-11-14 Cambodia set to distribute more than 2.5M mosquito nets by end of year 0 None
2011-11-14 Great Basin seeks FDA 510(k) approval for C. difficile molecular diagnostic test 0 None
2011-11-14 Senior UK Parliamentarians visit Bangladesh to see full impact of pneumonia on children 0 None
2011-11-14 Researchers retrace evolution of unusual bacterial infection 0 None
2011-11-13 IVI receives WHO prequalification for new oral cholera vaccine 0 None
2011-11-13 Brazilian Ministry of Health, Bristol-Myers Squibb sign technology transfer agreement for Reyataz 0 None
2011-11-11 Smoke-reducing chimneys prevent pneumonia among young children 0 None
2011-11-11 Rapid expansion of global vaccine campaign against pneumonia 'unprecedented' 0 None
2011-11-11 PEPFAR AIDSRelief shows success of country partnerships 0 None
2011-11-11 UNICEF distributing hygiene, sanitation items in flood-affected Thailand to help prevent disease spread 0 None
2011-11-11 End to AIDS epidemic in sight, but political support needed for success 0 None
2011-11-11 Annual European CDC report says infectious diseases, drug resistance are concerns 0 None
2011-11-11 Mutations make Staph more resistant to antibiotics 0 None
2011-11-11 Third annual World Pneumonia Day to be observed on Saturday 0 None
2011-11-11 Kenya launches 5-year strategic plan to fight NTDs 0 None
2011-11-11 Advocacy groups run full-page ad on end of AIDS 0 None
2011-11-11 Vaccination dramatically reduces incidence of Hib disease in young children 0 None
2011-11-11 Global Press Institute examines HIV/AIDS among women in Zambia 0 None
2011-11-11 Report examines donor funding for health in low- and middle-income countries 0 None
2011-11-11 Xylitol can prevent inner ear infections in healthy children 0 None
2011-11-11 Pharmaceutical industry should invest more in NTDs 0 4
2011-11-11 An end to AIDS is possible in our generation 0 None
2011-11-11 Translating science into service delivery to achieve Clinton's vision of an AIDS-free generation 0 None
2011-11-11 Wood stoves with chimneys linked to reduced childhood pneumonia 0 None
2011-11-11 Global Health Service Corps essential to improve African health systems, achieve 'AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-11-11 N-acetylcysteine plus cortisone shows promise against acute alcoholic hepatitis 0 1
2011-11-11 British researchers discover receptor necessary for malaria parasite to invade red blood cells, offering new vaccine hope 0 None
2011-11-10 Universally effective malaria vaccine on the horizon 0 None
2011-11-10 Hand washing in hospitals may keep super bugs away: Report 0 None
2011-11-10 Brushing, flossing and antiseptic rinsing recommended for a healthy mouth 0 None
2011-11-10 PlusNews examines difficulties in diagnosing, treating MDR-TB in children 0 None
2011-11-10 U.N., aid groups appeal for additional funding, supplies for Pakistan flood victims 0 None
2011-11-10 Rights group files claim with U.N. seeking reparations for Haitians affected by cholera 0 None
2011-11-10 OWH to participate in major kala-azar elimination project 0 None
2011-11-10 POPG inhibits influenza infections in cell cultures and mouse models 0 None
2011-11-10 Clinton expresses U.S. commitment to creating 'AIDS-free generation,' calls on world to help 0 None
2011-11-09 Large-scale trials show HPV vaccine effective against multiple strains, could reduce need for screening 0 None
2011-11-09 Enrollment complete in Anacor's first of two tavaborole Phase 3 trials for onychomycosis 0 5
2011-11-09 Global Fund committed to transparency in shift from emergency response to sustainable funding mechanism 0 None
2011-11-09 AIDS remains a public health concern among African immigrants: Survey 0 4
2011-11-09 Four-year kala azar treatment study launched in India, Bangladesh 0 None
2011-11-09 Role of Vitamin D in preventing heart disease in children both HIV-positive and HIV-negative 0 None
2011-11-09 Indian researchers receive grant to develop 'E-Nose' for quick TB diagnosis 0 None
2011-11-09 Teenage girls with recurrent PID face fivefold risk of chronic pelvic pain and high rates of infertility 0 None
2011-11-09 New York Times reports on Cuba's role in Haiti's fight against cholera 0 None
2011-11-09 Innovation needed to improve water delivery systems 0 None
2011-11-09 First-ever phase 1 clinical trial of rectal HIV-prevention drug 0 None
2011-11-09 U.N. Foundation honors Exxon Mobil chairman with Global Leadership Award 0 None
2011-11-09 Interim data from Cytheris CYT107 Phase I/IIa combination study on HCV 0 None
2011-11-09 GHTC interviews prominent Americans, leading U.S. health officials on why Americans should care about global health 0 None
2011-11-09 Encouraging interim results from daclatasvir Phase IIb study in genotype 1 and 4 HCV patients 0 None
2011-11-09 Global Fund delays closing date for round 11 applications, says disbursements may not be available until 2013 0 None
2011-11-09 Clinton expected to urge U.S., other countries to intensify HIV/AIDS prevention efforts in speech on Tuesday 0 None
2011-11-09 Powerful monitoring tool to track spread of seasonal flu 0 None
2011-11-08 UC Santa Barbara's ImmuNet project focuses on targeted immunizations for infants, children 0 None
2011-11-08 Two decades since Magic Johnson’s HIV announcement 0 None
2011-11-08 Private sector companies should contribute to GAVI Matching Fund 0 None
2011-11-08 Commitment of USAID promises future R&D breakthroughs in global health 0 None
2011-11-08 Children's Hospital project to investigate effectiveness of BET antagonists against HIV 0 None
2011-11-08 Reform necessary to overcome challenges to polio eradication efforts in Pakistan 0 None
2011-11-08 GlobalPost reports on second round GHI country selections 0 None
2011-11-08 St. Michael's project to develop vaccine that would eliminate latent HIV reservoirs 0 None
2011-11-08 Live virus used in polio vaccine can evolve and infect, warns TAU researcher 0 5
2011-11-08 Georgia Tech/CDC project focuses on microneedle patches for polio vaccination 1 5
2011-11-08 MBL-HCV1 can reduce viral load in liver transplant patients 0 None
2011-11-08 CGD releases report on improving clinical trials, regulatory pathways for fighting neglected diseases 0 None
2011-11-08 Economic burden of chronic hepatitis C-related liver disease 0 None
2011-11-07 CRCHUM researcher receives Gates Foundation grant to eradicate HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-11-07 Beware mail order Chicken pox warn Doctors 0 None
2011-11-07 Electronic Nose can diagnose TB in symptomatic patients 0 None
2011-11-07 Largest-ever implementation study on kala-azar in Asia 0 None
2011-11-07 Encouraging results from SEEK's FLU-v Phase II study 0 None
2011-11-07 Tibotec to present results of TMC435 phase 2b study on HCV at AASLD 2011 0 None
2011-11-07 Study provides blueprint for design of new HIV drugs 0 None
2011-11-07 MRSA co-infection increases risk of flu-related mortality among children 0 None
2011-11-07 Study shows decline in number of TB cases across America during 2009 0 None
2011-11-07 Vertex announces positive interim data from INCIVEK Phase 2 combination trial on HIV, HCV 0 None
2011-11-06 New data from Santaris Pharma miravirsen Phase 2a trial on HCV 0 None
2011-11-06 Earthquakes devastating in more ways than one: Review 0 None
2011-11-05 Abbott wins 2011 Scrip Award for Corporate Social Responsibility 0 None
2011-11-05 Guardian profiles Anglo American CMO's efforts to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-11-05 HIV and AIDS do not discriminate 0 None
2011-11-05 Supplemental dose of pneumonia vaccine recommended for age-eligible patients 0 None
2011-11-05 Misconceptions affecting participation in HIV vaccine trials 0 None
2011-11-05 Presidio Pharmaceuticals advances with its HCV antiviral drug discovery, development programs 0 5
2011-11-05 International research explains why measles virus spreads so quickly 0 None
2011-11-05 Angolan health officials on high alert after polio case confirmed 0 None
2011-11-05 AHRQ awarded $34M in fiscal year 2011 to expand fight against HAIs 0 None
2011-11-05 Vertex announces 16 grant recipients of Hep-C Circle of Care program 0 None
2011-11-05 Appropriate tests, treatments needed for pediatric TB 0 None
2011-11-05 Study: Birth cohort screening for HCV is cost effective in primary care setting 0 None
2011-11-05 Ansell launches GAMMEX Powder-Free glove with AMT Antimicrobial Technology in Europe 0 None
2011-11-05 Rothman researchers to develop gold standard definition for periprosthetic joint infection 0 4
2011-11-05 Study finds increase in cervical cancer incidence among young British women 0 None
2011-11-04 Experts look to India to develop accurate, affordable TB diagnostics 0 None
2011-11-04 Global Fund releases additional audits as part of internal investigation 0 None
2011-11-04 'Medicine that grows' confronts antibiotics resistance 0 None
2011-11-04 Inhibitex third quarter revenue increases to $1.3 million 0 None
2011-11-04 Kenyan company receives WHO prequalification for generic ARV 0 None
2011-11-04 Investment in USAID has saved millions of lives, is critical for U.S. security 0 None
2011-11-04 Important to keep obstacles to malaria control in mind as research moves forward 0 None
2011-11-04 Global Fund, China agree to cut $95M from grants for health programs in the country 0 None
2011-11-04 Healthcare workers who wear gloves less likely to wash their hands 0 None
2011-11-04 Financial investment, progress in HIV/AIDS treatment must be protected by international patent law 0 None
2011-11-04 Media coverage of potential link between hormonal contraception, HIV risk needed more 'critical thinking' 0 None
2011-11-04 PlusNews reports on importance of cost-effectiveness of ZAMSTAR study for policymakers, donors amid economic downturn 0 None
2011-11-03 Measles virus develops a strategy of diabolic elegance 0 None
2011-11-03 Study outlines evolution of malaria, leishmaniasis and trypanosomiasis 0 None
2011-11-03 EBV vaccine could prevent mononucleosis and cancers linked to virus 0 4
2011-11-03 Synthetic artemisinin discovery could make malaria treatments more affordable, accessible 0 None
2011-11-03 UC Merced professor designs powerful chemical inhibitor against HIV 0 None
2011-11-03 Nearly half of pregnant women in Southern China's poor areas do not get tested for syphilis, study shows 1 None
2011-11-03 New version of chitosan effective in capturing flu virus 0 None
2011-11-03 IP-K and Sanofi form new HBV research collaboration 0 None
2011-11-03 Final results from Medivir's TMC435 phase IIb study on genotype-1 hepatitis C 0 None
2011-11-02 New, poison-free approach to malaria control 0 None
2011-11-02 Advocates push for integration of HIV/TB funding, programming in Kenya 0 None
2011-11-02 Zanzibar's Islamic leaders use Qur'an to shift attitudes about sex, contraception, HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-11-02 Study finds multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in 48% of infected patient rooms 0 None
2011-11-02 Elevated body temperature helps certain types of immune cells to work better 0 None
2011-11-02 Science Speaks reports results of Zambia-South Africa TB and AIDS Reduction program study 0 None
2011-11-02 Exclusion of family planning, HIV prevention from Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon partnership is 'counter-intuitive' 0 None
2011-11-02 Innovative mobile-technology strategy to prevent HIV/AIDS in Uganda 0 None
2011-11-02 First study to show how H. pylori toxin can spur apoptosis 0 None
2011-11-02 Lack of resources, leadership hindering male circumcision campaign in Uganda, PlusNews reports 5 None
2011-11-02 New protein microarray technology could eradicate malaria 0 None
2011-11-02 GSK, Alnylam collaborate to apply VaxiRNA technology for influenza vaccine production 0 None
2011-11-02 GM mosquitoes show promise in tackling insect-borne diseases, study shows; some concerned over possible unintended consequences 0 None
2011-11-01 ProPhase Labs introduces new Cold-EEZE Oral Spray 0 None
2011-11-01 Countries need vigilance, informed media coverage to achieve polio eradication 0 None
2011-11-01 Pharmasset initiates PSI-7977 Phase 3 program for HCV 2 None
2011-11-01 USAID has technical capacity to lead GHI if given authority 0 None
2011-11-01 PlusNews interviews Stop TB Director Mario Raviglione 0 None
2011-11-01 Studies on effectiveness of new HCV therapies presented at 76th ACG meeting 0 None
2011-11-01 GPEI must 'take seriously' recommendations in Independent Monitoring Board report 0 None
2011-11-01 Commonwealth government leaders pledge millions of additional funds to fight polio 0 None
2011-11-01 Vampire-like bacteria has potential to serve as living antibiotic 0 None
2011-11-01 Light-cell interaction and Born approximation rule can help detect misshapen red blood cells 0 None
2011-11-01 Colonoscopic FMT effective in treating IBD, C.difficile-associated diarrhea 0 None
2011-11-01 Potential transmission of HBV, HCV and HIV infections in nail salons and barbershops 0 None
2011-10-31 Panel backs anthrax vaccine testing on children 0 None
2011-10-31 PEPFAR and women's health in South Africa 0 None
2011-10-31 FDA grants Premarket Approval for Roche's IgM antibody to hepatitis B core antigen assay 0 None
2011-10-31 Nursing home residence may allow for 'on-admission' prediction model of C. difficile infection severity 0 None
2011-10-31 Gen-Probe receives FDA approval for APTIMA HPV assay 0 None
2011-10-31 New antibiotic regimes may increase infections after specific surgical procedures 0 None
2011-10-31 Astex to present data on direct acting antiviral agents against HCV at 62nd AASLD meeting 0 None
2011-10-31 Fierce Vaccines highlights Inovio's VGX-3100 as one of 10 Promising Therapeutic Vaccines 0 None
2011-10-31 New study describes 2010 norovirus outbreak involving several NBA teams 0 None
2011-10-31 ZAMSTAR project reduces prevalence of tuberculosis by 22% 0 5
2011-10-29 Cranberry juice far better than extracts at fighting urinary tract infections 0 None
2011-10-29 USAID celebrates 50 years of partnership with Kenya 0 None
2011-10-29 NTDs among America's poor populations must be addressed 0 None
2011-10-29 Not too early to consider funding for, distribution of malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-10-29 Some experts question early release of RTS,S malaria vaccine trial data 0 None
2011-10-29 Seeking a broad scientific consensus on disease eradication 0 None
2011-10-29 Global Health Technologies Coalition blog reports on health research projects in Kenya 0 None
2011-10-29 Researcher's compound disables bacteria instead of killing them 0 None
2011-10-29 Researchers identify compound that inhibits viral replication 0 None
2011-10-29 Scientists identify nicotinamidase enzyme as new drug target for Leishmaniasis 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Test and Linkage to Care Among Injecting Drug Users Kenya' 1 None
2011-10-29 Number of polio cases in Pakistan exceeds total number reported in three other endemic countries, report says 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Combination HIV Prevention for Kenyan Youth' 0 None
2011-10-29 NIH awards NYUCN $7.56M grant to study HIV risk among heterosexuals 0 None
2011-10-29 Scientists discover Leishmania parasite with juggling chromosomes 0 None
2011-10-28 New vaccine to eradicate meningitis 0 None
2011-10-28 Atwater collection of AIDS education posters now available online 0 None
2011-10-28 USAID's Bureau for Global Health awards Envision project to RTI 0 None
2011-10-28 Reasons for caution about experimental malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-10-28 Evidenced-based best practices can reduce healthcare associated infections 0 None
2011-10-28 Gates Foundation, China sign MOU to work together on global health, agriculture advances 0 None
2011-10-28 International community must help women fight HIV/AIDS in Swaziland 0 None
2011-10-28 American College of Gastroenterology to hold special briefing for journalists 0 None
2011-10-28 New discoveries on drug resistance in Leishmania 0 None
2011-10-28 Virtual platform for intellectual property sharing aims to speed development of drug treatments 0 None
2011-10-28 Seasonal rains, flooding lead to cholera outbreak in Nigeria 0 None
2011-10-28 RA drug reduces kidney cyst growth in ADPKD mouse model 1 4
2011-10-28 WHO releases updated NTD report 0 None
2011-10-28 Researchers identify stem cells responsible for lung regeneration 0 4
2011-10-28 C21orf91 gene associated with susceptibility to herpes simplex labialis 0 None
2011-10-28 IDSA conference panel addresses cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2011-10-28 Manipulating normal bacteria could tackle gum disease 0 None
2011-10-28 NK cells can fight against anthrax 0 None
2011-10-28 Gilead submits Quad NDA to FDA for treatment of HIV-1 infection 0 None
2011-10-27 New MRSA strains are not directly descended from old ones: Study 0 None
2011-10-27 NPR's Tell Me More examines cholera in Haiti 0 None
2011-10-27 EC approves Pfizer's pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, Prevenar 13 0 None
2011-10-27 Cholera epidemic hits Western, Central Africa 0 None
2011-10-27 Gilead, Bristol-Myers Squibb to develop and commercialize fixed-dose combination for HIV 0 None
2011-10-27 Report showcases high burden of NTDs in India, South Asia 0 None
2011-10-27 Children have fewer components that strengthen their immune defense than adults do 0 None
2011-10-27 IAC enters cooperative agreement with NCIRD 0 None
2011-10-27 Study: pGJA-P/VAX vaccine shows promise against dental caries 0 None
2011-10-27 Study examines Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programs 0 None
2011-10-27 New genomic approach can trace food-borne bacteria with unprecedented accuracy 0 None
2011-10-27 Drug-resistant infections may not contribute to higher surgical ICU death rates 0 None
2011-10-27 Council on Foreign Relations releases interactive map tracking vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks 0 None
2011-10-27 Disconnecting global AIDS from reproductive health stalled efforts to expand family planning services, UNFPA head says 0 None
2011-10-27 Addressing barriers to successful immunization programs important while vaccine development progresses 0 None
2011-10-26 HIV screening can detect more cases if focused on high risk groups 0 None
2011-10-26 Patients with HIV are not being screened enough for cancers: Study 0 None
2011-10-26 Effectiveness of present flu vaccines may not be satisfactory: Study 0 None
2011-10-24 Anti-HIV vaginal gel could also reduce genital herpes by half: Study 0 None
2011-10-24 The unvaccinated population contributing to the measles outbreak 0 None
2011-10-24 Global Polio Eradication Initiative not on track to end transmission by 2012, report says 0 None
2011-10-24 Number of cholera cases to reach 500,000 by year's end, WHO says 0 None
2011-10-24 Scientists, WHO warn of public health implications of proposed mercury ban due to its use in vaccines 0 None
2011-10-24 Sustained 'vigilance and money' necessary to fight malaria 0 None
2011-10-24 World Health Summit provides platform to discuss incorporating NTDs into MDGs 0 None
2011-10-24 India polio free for 9 months, raising hopes of eradication, health experts say 0 None
2011-10-24 House to consider bill to scale back health law's Medicaid expansion 0 None
2011-10-24 Vertex initiates INCIVEK combination Phase 3b study for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-10-24 SafeMinds praises UNEP's draft treaty ban on use of mercury in pharma products 0 None
2011-10-24 Bioject receives FDA communication on use of jet injectors with flu vaccines 0 None
2011-10-24 Proper daily care and maintenance of central lines might reduce infection rate in PICUs 0 None
2011-10-24 First step in the development of new drug combinations against diseases, conditions 0 None
2011-10-24 C. sinensis parasite lacks enzymes required for fatty acid biosynthesis 0 None
2011-10-24 DFMO appears to protect against nonmelanoma skin cancers 0 None
2011-10-22 Pivotal pediatric clinical study comparing Q/LAIV to FluMist meets primary endpoint 0 None
2011-10-22 Ambitious vision, lasting investment in science can save countless lives 0 None
2011-10-22 Pfizer's Prevnar 13: Additional data from adult clinical studies presented at 49th IDSA 0 None
2011-10-22 Sewage provides perfect ecosystem for studying diversity of uncharacterized viral populations 0 None
2011-10-22 Janssen announces FDA label update approval for PREZISTA HIV tablets 0 None
2011-10-22 Brazil to become world supplier of Chagas disease treatment 0 None
2011-10-22 Additional data from Sanofi's quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccine study 0 None
2011-10-22 HIV/AIDS clinic in Pakistan working to fight stigma, provide treatment 0 None
2011-10-22 Much work remains to be done in fight against malaria 0 None
2011-10-22 Committed action, continued funding needed in global campaign against TB 0 None
2011-10-22 JAMA examines KFF/UNAIDS analysis on global HIV/AIDS funding 0 None
2011-10-22 Romark announces results from NT-300 Phase 2B-3 trial on influenza 0 None
2011-10-22 E-voucher program providing food to malnourished Zimbabweans living with HIV, TB 0 None
2011-10-22 PATH B programme for patients with hepatitis B launches in Europe 0 None
2011-10-22 Water shortages lead to cholera threat in Harare, government says measures in place to contain outbreak 0 None
2011-10-22 Common risk factors for hepatocellular cancer 0 None
2011-10-22 Boehringer Ingelheim announces new data from hepatitis C virus portfolio 0 None
2011-10-21 Human innovation will lead to malaria eradication 0 None
2011-10-21 Wolbachia study reveals novel approaches to control insects transmitting deadly diseases 0 None
2011-10-21 American robin plays a key role in transmission of West Nile virus 0 None
2011-10-21 Antimicrobial copper surfaces reduce hospital acquired infections in ICU rooms 0 2
2011-10-21 Nasal irrigation safe and effective for people with chronic sinus 0 None
2011-10-21 India must stay the course in efforts to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-10-21 The Guardian interviews GlaxoSmithKline lead researcher about new malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-10-21 Aid groups, health ministry plan to administer oral cholera vaccine to 100,000 Haitians 0 None
2011-10-21 Bringing NTDs to the forefront of the global health agenda 0 None
2011-10-21 Treating TB, HIV co-infections early, aggressively can save lives, multiple studies show 0 None
2011-10-21 Global Fund to transfer management of HIV/AIDS grant in Mali after investigation finds misuse of funds 0 None
2011-10-20 Young docs not so keen on immunizations: Survey 0 None
2011-10-20 Starting HIV therapy within two weeks of TB treatment increases survival by 33% 0 None
2011-10-20 Study examines potential benefits of discordant couple HIV therapy 0 None
2011-10-20 Intestinal ecosystem more dynamic than previously thought 0 None
2011-10-20 Tenofovir gel shows promise against HSV infection 0 None
2011-10-20 Bill, Melinda Gates speak at Malaria Forum, laud progress in fight against disease 0 None
2011-10-20 Haiti has highest rate of cholera worldwide one year after disease outbreak began 0 None
2011-10-20 Breakthrough in development of effective therapy against Hendra virus 0 None
2011-10-20 Winter health and safety tips 0 None
2011-10-20 Despite progress in malaria vaccine development, funding remains potential stumbling block 0 None
2011-10-20 Experimental vaccine halves risk of malaria in African children, results of large clinical trial suggest 0 None
2011-10-20 HIV advocates in Uganda 'losing faith' as country works to prevent, treat new infections, PlusNews reports 2 None
2011-10-19 SAIC receives NIAID contract to develop biopharmaceutical products for infectious diseases 0 None
2011-10-19 Link between development of new lymphoid tissue within the lung and protection against TB 0 None
2011-10-19 Cholera claims nearly 200 lives in Somalia over 24-hour period 0 None
2011-10-19 Russia pledges money to support HIV, TB programs in neighboring countries 0 None
2011-10-19 Acute HCV screening strategy for HIV-infected individuals 0 None
2011-10-19 Use of social media to fight malaria shows 'great promise' 0 None
2011-10-19 Report estimates human impact of cuts to U.S. global health spending over next five years 0 None
2011-10-19 Cholera outbreak in West, Central Africa accelerated by increased migration, UNICEF official says 0 None
2011-10-19 Nearly one-third of all countries affected by malaria on course to eliminate disease, WHO report says 0 None
2011-10-19 RTS,S vaccine reduces risk of severe malaria in African children 0 None
2011-10-18 Malaria elimination could be a reality soon 0 None
2011-10-18 First results from phase 3 malaria vaccine candidate trial 0 None
2011-10-18 New promise of a malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-10-18 Los Angeles Times examines polio eradication campaigns in Pakistan 0 None
2011-10-18 Differences in key metabolic enzyme levels linked to liver damage susceptibility 0 None
2011-10-18 Focusing on disease eradication rather than control 'can pay off' 0 None
2011-10-18 Rep. Lee asks Obama to take leadership role in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-10-18 New global atlas for malaria elimination 0 5
2011-10-18 Natroba effective against head lice and nits 0 None
2011-10-18 Globe and Mail reports on death of Zambian HIV/AIDS advocate Winstone Zulu 0 None
2011-10-18 HSV1 drugs could slow progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 5
2011-10-18 VEC and AMA release updated information guide, 'Vaccines and Teens' 0 None
2011-10-18 New treatment approach for septic Listeria infection 0 None
2011-10-18 FDA clears BioHelix IsoAmp HSV molecular diagnostic assay 0 None
2011-10-18 Single approach to tackling NCDs, NTDs includes improving governance, strengthening health systems 0 None
2011-10-18 Two genetic variants associated with increased susceptibility to severe dengue 0 None
2011-10-18 Scientists discover a way to accurately map typhoid outbreaks in the city 0 None
2011-10-17 One in six mobile phones home for E. coli: Study 0 None
2011-10-15 Molecular switch activates anti-viral innate immune response 0 None
2011-10-15 Prevention training critical to reduction of hospital infection rates 0 None
2011-10-15 CDC report lays out 'lessons learned' from Haiti's cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-10-15 Forum focuses on challenges facing women, girls affected by HIV in Eastern Europe, Central Asia 0 None
2011-10-15 Health groups urge Secretary of U.S. Army to sustain funding for military HIV research program 0 None
2011-10-15 ABI provides clinical update on company activities 0 None
2011-10-14 Myths about head lice 0 None
2011-10-14 Funding for NCDs doesn't have to come at the expense of NTDs 0 None
2011-10-14 Engineered HBLs could prevent deadly allergic reactions 0 None
2011-10-14 Penn scientist tracks attitudes and H1N1 vaccination rates on Twitter 0 None
2011-10-14 Emergency grant to end U.S. AIDS drug crisis gets rejected 0 None
2011-10-14 Study finds vitamin D is critical in human immune response to tuberculosis 0 None
2011-10-14 Four companies receive NIAID contracts to develop broad-spectrum therapeutics 0 None
2011-10-14 Merck announces results from ISENTRESS Phase III combination study on HIV-1 0 None
2011-10-14 Malaria drops from first to third cause of infant mortality in Africa, RBM executive director says 0 None
2011-10-14 Growing global trade puts world at greater risk for foodborne disease outbreaks, WHO officials say 0 None
2011-10-14 Positive data from Anadys' setrobuvir Phase IIb combination study on genotype 1 HCV 0 None
2011-10-14 Insight into how powerful anti-HIV antibody grabs hold of the virus 0 None
2011-10-14 Entirely new platform to assist in developing antimalarial drugs 0 None
2011-10-14 Dual drug sneaks across the blood-brain barrier to fight HIV 0 None
2011-10-14 One in six mobile phones in the UK is contaminated with fecal bacteria 0 None
2011-10-13 New insights into how adenovirus triggers an immune response 0 None
2011-10-13 UofL associate professor to create an emergency countermeasure staffing plan 0 None
2011-10-13 U of U researchers receive NIH grant to uncover viral cause of MS 0 None
2011-10-13 Specific MIF gene variant plays a crucial role against bacterial infections 0 None
2011-10-13 Mental health services are 'critical' to comprehensive approach for people living with HIV 0 None
2011-10-13 U.S. Ambassador advises Kenya to seek additional sources of funding for health programs 0 None
2011-10-13 VOA News examines how a public-private partnership will combat cancer among women in the developing world 0 None
2011-10-13 Genetic mystery of bacterium causing ‘Black Death’ revealed 0 None
2011-10-13 Exhibit in Atlanta's Museum of Design charts history of AIDS epidemic through posters used in awareness campaigns 0 None
2011-10-13 USPTO issues patent to Oragenics' In Vivo Induced Antigen Technology 0 None
2011-10-13 Breakthrough in the study of chlamydia genetics 0 None
2011-10-13 WHO says global TB cases decline for first time ever but warns funding gap, resistant strains put progress is at risk 0 None
2011-10-12 TB rates decline for the first time: WHO report 0 None
2011-10-12 Cholera epidemic in Africa: Largest yet 0 None
2011-10-12 Walgreens Flu Impact Report 0 None
2011-10-12 Study finds experimental vaccine protects monkeys from blinding trachoma 0 None
2011-10-12 Smoking could cause 18M more cases of TB worldwide over next 40 years 0 None
2011-10-12 India's Aurobindo Pharma first major generic drugmaker to Join UNITAID's Medicines Patent Pool 0 None
2011-10-12 Vitamin D plays an essential role in the body's fight against TB 0 None
2011-10-12 U.S. donates record $56M to WFP for nutrition programs in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-10-12 Evidence suggests mosquitos in Kenya have developed chemical resistance, KEMRI official says 0 None
2011-10-12 Thomson Reuters launches Infection Xpert solution 0 None
2011-10-12 UNAIDS delegation to Russian Federation visits specialized AIDS clinic, plays in charity soccer match 0 None
2011-10-12 NIH awards United Therapeutics $45 million contract to develop potential oral treatment for viruses 0 None
2011-10-12 Furiex announces publications and presentations about antibacterial drug JNJ-Q2 0 None
2011-10-12 Preliminary analysis suggests $258M HIV/AIDS prevention program in India may have prevented some 100,000 infections 0 None
2011-10-12 UCSF, Anacor to discover and optimize novel oxaboroles as antimalarial drugs 0 None
2011-10-12 Russian Foreign Minister says country's HIV/AIDS problem is being 'aggravated' by U.S., NATO refusal to eradicate poppy crops in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-11 Vertex announces availability of INCIVEK to treat hepatitis C in Canada 0 None
2011-10-11 Spain's Queen Sofia tours Haiti reconstruction projects amid ongoing cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-10-11 Cholera outbreaks reported in the DRC, Central African Republic 0 None
2011-10-11 WHO reports several large measles outbreaks in Europe, Africa 0 None
2011-10-11 Scripps Research receives NIH grant to determine how HCV induces liver cancer 0 None
2011-10-11 96% Campaign asks Obama to 'pay attention to science' and scale up global access to ARVs 0 None
2011-10-11 WHO facing shortage of funds as it works to scale up humanitarian response to Pakistan flooding 0 None
2011-10-11 ICF wins re-compete contract with Centers For Disease Control And Prevention 0 None
2011-10-11 Positive results from Biotron's BIT225 Phase 2a trial on HCV 0 None
2011-10-10 Potential vaccine against trachoma 0 None
2011-10-10 Unither Virology receives NIAID contract for glycobiology antiviral platform 0 None
2011-10-10 Pharmasset adds two treatment arms to PSI-7977 ELECTRON trial on HCV 0 None
2011-10-10 VGX International, Inovio partner to co-develop SynCon vaccines for hepatitis B and C infections 0 None
2011-10-10 UMass Amherst SPHHS wins HHS award to create Public Health Training Center 0 None
2011-10-10 Experts take study on contraceptive use, HIV risk seriously but warn about drawing conclusions prematurely because of study's 'methodological weaknesses' 0 None
2011-10-07 NIH awards LSUHSC $9 million grant to develop pneumonia vaccine 0 None
2011-10-07 DfID's reduction in bilateral AIDS spending may increase need for funding later 0 None
2011-10-07 Huffington Post profiles UNITAID chair 0 None
2011-10-07 Cuts to U.S. military's HIV research program threaten HIV vaccine progress 0 None
2011-10-07 How will NTDs suffer as global health agenda adds NCD focus? 0 None
2011-10-07 MSF calls on Brazilian government to step up production of only drug for Chagas disease 0 None
2011-10-07 Chicago Council on Global Affairs report calls on agriculture, food sectors to fight global rise in NCDs 0 None
2011-10-07 Research roundup: Health disparities; Prescription drug abuse in Medicare Part D; Medicaid's role for HIV patients 0 None
2011-10-07 New laboratory in Kenya will research, monitor emerging infectious diseases 0 None
2011-10-07 PEPFAR ART cost model data presented to PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board 0 None
2011-10-07 AHRQ finds septicemia as the most costly hospital condition in 2009 0 5
2011-10-07 Recap of key briefing on advancements in malaria fight 0 None
2011-10-07 Scientists discover two HIV variants in cerebrospinal fluid of HAD patients 0 None
2011-10-07 Keeping HIV patients on ART will have long-term economic benefits, study shows 0 None
2011-10-07 'Bad' hospitals may treat larger proportion of poor patients, study finds 0 None
2011-10-07 Indoor spraying with alternative insecticide reduces malaria transmission in Benin, study says 0 None
2011-10-07 New method employs Doppler ultrasound sensor to diagnose sinusitis 0 None
2011-10-07 Virginia Bioinformatics Institute releases upgraded ENISI software 0 None
2011-10-07 Measurable changes in brain function may be a consequence of early HIV infection 0 None
2011-10-07 Belfast Health, Social Care Trust license new meningitis test to HiberGene 0 None
2011-10-06 Jimmy Carter calls upon donors to help eradicate Guinea worm disease 0 None
2011-10-05 New malaria study in Africa offers evidence of method to bypass, or delay, insecticide resistance 0 None
2011-10-05 Hormonal contraceptive shots and risk of HIV in African women 0 None
2011-10-04 Parents choosing alternative vaccine schedules for their kids: Survey 0 None
2011-10-04 Pakistan facing dengue outbreak, humanitarian aid shortages for flood victims 0 None
2011-10-04 Dramatic rise in U.S. incidence of oropharyngeal cancer can be attributed to HPV infection 0 None
2011-10-04 Life Technologies, CHEO researcher partner to co-develop microbial detection tests 0 None
2011-10-04 Lipomannan on TB bacterium's outer cell surface can block TNF production 0 None
2011-10-04 DNA primer vaccine enhances immune response to H5N1 avian influenza vaccine 0 None
2011-10-04 Lung immune cells orchestrate the body's repair response following flu infection 0 None
2011-10-04 Kenya national AIDS program considering mandatory HIV testing 0 None
2011-10-04 Despite increase in health care spending in Angola, quality of care remains low 0 1
2011-10-04 Addressing high-risk groups, couples counseling in HIV prevention 0 None
2011-10-04 CNRS researcher wins 2011 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for immunology work 0 4
2011-10-04 Certain care situations result in poorer hand hygiene practice in ED 0 None
2011-10-04 Residential washing machines may not eliminate hospital-acquired bacteria 0 1
2011-10-04 Columbian scientists tap global computer network in search of leishmaniasis drugs 0 None
2011-10-04 Central African Republic declares new cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-10-04 Chad launches three-day polio vaccination campaign 0 None
2011-10-04 Cholera death toll in Haiti rises to 6,435; U.N. official says hardships remain in camps 0 None
2011-10-04 Santaris Pharma to report new clinical data from miravirsen Phase 2a study on HCV 0 None
2011-10-03 New Kaiser Family Foundation report examines Medicaid’s role for people with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-10-03 GeoVax completes enrollment for HIV/AIDS vaccine Phase 2a clinical trial 0 None
2011-10-03 Combination of P16 immunohistochemistry, DNA qPCR can accurately detect oropharyngeal cancer 0 None
2011-10-01 SANNI Foundation commits to finance education centre for HIV/AIDS affected children in Southern India 0 None
2011-10-01 AHF protests J&J over AIDS drug prices 0 None
2011-10-01 FDA warns regarding danger of Listeria germs 0 None
2011-10-01 Five reasons to support the Global Fund 0 None
2011-10-01 Experiments demonstrate how mosquitoes spread diseases 0 None
2011-10-01 Amid budget woes, PEPFAR is a program worth saving 0 None
2011-10-01 Public health officials should determine community storage of anthrax-preventing antibiotics 0 None
2011-10-01 Dengue fever outbreak overwhelms northeastern Kenyan town; WHO sends essential drugs 0 None
2011-10-01 Multi-drug resistance in first-time TB patients shows 'substantial' transmission of MDR-TB, study says 0 None
2011-10-01 Dialysis patients with kidney failure more likely to develop serious complications from flu 0 None
2011-10-01 Pfizer releases Phase III study results comparing VFEND-ERAXIS combination to VFEND for IA 0 None
2011-10-01 Time to increase efforts against HIV/AIDS, TB 0 None
2011-10-01 CMA welcomes Supreme Court ruling on Vancouver's supervised injection facility 0 None
2011-10-01 Vertex announces abstracts from hepatitis C program to be presented at The Liver Meeting 0 None
2011-10-01 USAID interviews Kenyan government staff regarding Cabinet memorandum outlining HIV program fundraising options 0 None
2011-10-01 Baxter seeks European marketing authorization for HyQ to treat PI 0 None
2011-09-30 Increased communication needed for TB diagnostics development 0 None
2011-09-30 Members of MAPRx coalition urge supercommittee to protect Part D program 0 None
2011-09-30 Study highlights importance of prior planning before introduction of new vaccines 0 None
2011-09-30 Patients with chronic hepatitis C less likely to take medications over time 0 None
2011-09-30 Researchers determine structure of RIG-I protein linked with viral infections 0 None
2011-09-30 Strides being made against trypanosomiasis 0 None
2011-09-30 Two UTA scientists win 2011 PECASE award for innovative research 0 None
2011-09-30 Small Phase I trial shows HIV vaccine candidate is most powerful to date 0 None
2011-09-30 Increased focus on vaccine for dengue fever is critical to curb spread of disease 0 None
2011-09-30 GlobalPost examines how Indian city of Surat cleaned up after 1994 plague outbreak 0 None
2011-09-30 Roads may play a major role in the spread or containment of antibiotic resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-09-30 Adult male circumcision not a cost effective anti-HIV tactic, panel of economists says 0 None
2011-09-30 Food aid reaches almost half of Somalis in need but threat of disease looms, U.N. agency says 0 None
2011-09-30 Invida, Sinclair IS launch two dermatology products in seven Asia-Pacific markets 0 None
2011-09-30 Two Influenza test kits receive FDA clearance for use in JBAIDS 0 None
2011-09-30 Global Fund board supports recommendations of Independent Review Panel, will implement 'wide-reaching reforms' 0 None
2011-09-29 Sexually transmitted infection epidemic worries health experts 0 None
2011-09-29 Powerful HIV vaccine being tested on humans 0 2
2011-09-29 FDA CDER assigned for pre-market review of CorMedix's Neutrolin 0 None
2011-09-29 IRIN examines rise in new leprosy cases in remote region of Madagascar 0 None
2011-09-29 Aborigines have higher STD rates than general Australian population 0 None
2011-09-29 Cubist plans to move CB-183,315 into Phase 3 trial for treatment of CDAD 0 None
2011-09-29 Thanks from Global Fund Executive Director Kazatchkine 0 None
2011-09-29 African leaders showing 'clear commitment' to fighting malaria 0 None
2011-09-29 Scientists report discovery of potential new drug for epidemic keratoconjunctivitis 0 None
2011-09-29 With ALMA scorecard, African leaders are taking responsibility in malaria fight 0 None
2011-09-29 Researchers identify 'programmed cell death' pathway in parasitic worms 0 None
2011-09-29 AASLD publishes updated practice guidelines on hepatitis C 0 None
2011-09-29 VOICE HIV prevention trial to discontinue use of tenofovir tablets 0 None
2011-09-29 Post-Soviet economic breakdown may have contributed to re-emergence of NTDs in Central Asia 0 None
2011-09-29 Viewpoints: Blocking, replacing health law; a doc's HPV advice; County wellness plan working 0 None
2011-09-29 Roche to sponsor 3rd Annual World MRSA Day 0 None
2011-09-28 Phase I clinical trials reveal MVA-B preventive vaccine's immune efficiency against HIV 0 None
2011-09-28 Anthrax defenses need to be strengthened: Experts 0 None
2011-09-28 'Urgent action' needed to prevent resistance to antiretroviral therapy 0 None
2011-09-28 Scientists warn about climate-induced increase in death rates over the next 60 years 0 None
2011-09-28 Contaminated Cantaloupes carrying listeria leads to one of the worst outbreaks 0 None
2011-09-28 Vietnam closes kindergartens to control outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease 0 None
2011-09-28 GAVI to purchase $1 billion in childhood vaccines for distribution in 37 of the poorest nations 0 None
2011-09-28 Treatment of CMV infection can inhibit medullablastomas development 0 None
2011-09-28 High prevalence of NTDs in Central Asia after 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union 0 None
2011-09-28 Burundi makes significant progress against NTDs 0 None
2011-09-28 Researchers validate two parasite enzymes as potential anti-malarial drug targets 0 None
2011-09-28 Global health blunders can lend useful lessons 0 None
2011-09-28 Emissions from livestock farms cause lung patients living nearby to experience more exacerbations 0 None
2011-09-28 New method for quickly identifying individual viruses 0 None
2011-09-28 UCI professor wins Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists & Engineers 0 None
2011-09-28 More predictability in the chaos of infectious Chagas disease transmission 0 None
2011-09-28 Columbia University receives CFI grant to investigate causes of chronic fatigue syndrome 1 None
2011-09-28 Microbiologist offers advice to guard against coming down with the flu 0 None
2011-09-28 Study sheds light on when to start antiretroviral therapy 0 None
2011-09-28 MicroDose initiates MDT-637 Phase 1 trial in respiratory syncytial virus 0 None
2011-09-27 Methodist Hospital internist offers few simple suggestions to prevent cold and flu 0 None
2011-09-27 Lead compound activates infection-fighting REDD1 protein and kills flu strain 0 4
2011-09-27 Immediate action needed to curb spread of TB, especially among children 0 None
2011-09-27 HIV vaccine research showing promise 0 None
2011-09-27 Rush Foundation, Copenhagen Consensus Center examine how to spend hypothetical AIDS funding 0 None
2011-09-27 Researchers modify HIV in a way that makes it no longer able to suppress immune system 0 None
2011-09-27 University of Zurich receives AICR grant to improve vaccines against Burkitt's lymphoma 0 None
2011-09-27 Pakistan officials ask for international assistance as dengue fever outbreak overwhelms local resources 0 None
2011-09-27 URBAN ARCH Consortium to examine consequences of alcohol on HIV disease 0 None
2011-09-27 MSU creates new malaria vaccine with immune-stimulating gene 0 None
2011-09-27 Researchers discover cell receptor for CDT toxin of C. difficile bacterium 0 None
2011-09-26 Link between changes in malaria parasite and absorption of pharmaceutical compounds 0 None
2011-09-26 Asthma patients admitted to hospital with H1N1 are half as likely to die from infection 0 None
2011-09-26 OU to host 2011 International WaTER Conference 0 None
2011-09-26 N.Y. State Department of Health releases 2010 report on hospital infection rates 0 None
2011-09-26 Exposure to goats could increase risk of pneumonic-type lung adenocarcinoma 0 None
2011-09-26 Sodium Stibogluconate & Paromomycin combination treatment for Kala azar 0 1
2011-09-26 Britain’s health workers urged to get flu shots to protect patients 0 None
2011-09-26 Rotavirus vaccine saved 65,000 hospitalizations and $278 million in healthcare costs: Study 0 None
2011-09-26 Listeria contamination in cantaloupes shipped to 10 states 0 None
2011-09-26 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for Optimer's DIFICLIR to treat C. difficile infection 0 1
2011-09-26 CytoDyn files provisional patent application for humanized version of Cytolin to treat HIV 0 None
2011-09-23 Vaccination must be part of response to cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2011-09-23 Viewpoints: Concerns that AIDS fight is losing steam; Pharmacy choice bill is praised; Texas sex-ed policies questioned 0 None
2011-09-23 More funding for leishmaniasis treatment could save more lives in East African outbreak 0 None
2011-09-23 Urgency of antimalarial drug resistance must be recognized 0 None
2011-09-23 Fight against HIV losing momentum; Robust analysis needed to develop long-term strategy 0 None
2011-09-23 Examining alternatives to assessing Global Fund effectiveness 0 None
2011-09-23 African Leaders Malaria Alliance launches malaria scorecard 0 None
2011-09-23 New treatment concept for complex malaria 0 None
2011-09-23 Gilead announces EMA CHMP positive opinion for HIV-1 drug, Eviplera 0 None
2011-09-23 Synthetic lectins inhibit HIV from entering cells 0 None
2011-09-23 FDA denies FOIA regarding Gilead Sciences' Truvada correspondence, AHF sues 0 None
2011-09-23 EMA CHMP adopts positive opinion for DIFICLIR to treat C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-09-23 Study identifies genetic mutations that affect immune response to measles vaccination 0 None
2011-09-23 National HIV/AIDS Strategy meeting to be held at UAB 0 None
2011-09-23 Two TGen students receive SRP grants for antibiotic resistance and Alzheimer's research 0 None
2011-09-23 Researchers to expand malaria vaccine study after initial trial yields encouraging results 0 None
2011-09-23 Researchers compare safety and effectiveness of cryotherapy, salicylic acid for verrucae 0 None
2011-09-23 IU professor to study factors influencing young women's adoption of HPV vaccine 0 None
2011-09-23 New microbicide may block AIDS virus from infecting cells 0 None
2011-09-23 Twenty aid agencies issue open letter urging international community to change approach in Somalia 0 None
2011-09-23 Nigeria expected to sign agreement with UNESCO for international biotech center targeting food security, disease 0 None
2011-09-23 Preclinical data from two Pulmatrix's PUR118 study to be presented at ERS 2011 0 None
2011-09-23 Verax Biomedical receives FDA clearance for Platelet PGD test 0 None
2011-09-23 Study: Opioid drugs can increase risk of pneumonia in older adults 0 None
2011-09-23 Researchers discover how a novel type of antibody works against pneumococcal bacteria 0 None
2011-09-22 Polio spreads from Pakistan to China; WHO warns of further spread 0 None
2011-09-22 Children's Medical Center employees, volunteers and vendors to get free flu shots 0 None
2011-09-22 Vaccinating infants against rotavirus decreases health care use and treatment costs 0 None
2011-09-22 Health officials in Africa address NCDs in addition to HIV/AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-09-22 USAID launches 'FWD' campaign to raise awareness of famine, drought in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-09-22 Quidel, Life Technologies to distribute and commercialize molecular diagnostics in Europe 0 None
2011-09-22 Addressing the exclusion of mental health from the MDGs 0 None
2011-09-22 Indian government responds to new avian flu outbreak 0 None
2011-09-22 'ResistanceMap' tracks antibiotic resistance online 0 None
2011-09-22 HSPH receives CDC grant to evaluate HIV combination prevention initiative in Botswana 0 None
2011-09-22 Archbishop Tutu calls on Obama to lead the world in expansion of HIV treatment 0 None
2011-09-22 Early ART cost effectiveness in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-09-22 Cornell researchers identify how T. gondii controls host's immune system 0 None
2011-09-22 Celebrating partnerships that lead to sustainable, locally managed HIV/AIDS response efforts 0 None
2011-09-22 Theraclone initiates TCN-032 Phase 1 trial in influenza A 0 None
2011-09-22 Early ART can be cost-effective and decrease mortality in HIV patients 0 None
2011-09-22 Three Johns Hopkins scientists receive NIH Director's New Innovator Awards 0 None
2011-09-22 NIH to honor IGB faculty member with innovator award 0 None
2011-09-22 Viewpoints: Progressives relish fight for 'shared sacrifice;' Desmond Tutu seeks to renew battle against HIV 0 None
2011-09-21 GAVI Alliance cited as “game changer” in international development aid 0 None
2011-09-21 People should be concerned about flu every year 0 None
2011-09-21 Two IGB faculty members recognized as University Scholars 0 None
2011-09-21 Converting genetic data into biomedical knowledge a true challenge for statisticians 0 None
2011-09-21 New FDA-approved antiviral drugs offer treatment hope for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-09-21 UTHealth doctoral student receives ASM, NIH research fellowships for E. coli study 0 None
2011-09-21 ASU scientists receive USDA grants to combat food-related illness 0 None
2011-09-21 Bird flu strikes Eastern India yet again as culling operations begin 0 None
2011-09-21 Polio in China 0 None
2011-09-21 Pakistan officials move to contain dengue epidemic that has infected thousands 0 None
2011-09-21 AIDS 2012 CCC selects Turning The Tide Together as theme for XIX international conference 0 None
2011-09-21 Matrix receives FDA's tentative approval for novel co-packaged version of HIV/AIDS therapy 0 None
2011-09-21 Risk factors for variety of complications following spine surgery 0 None
2011-09-21 Viewpoints: Mixing politics and deficit cutting; transparency in health care; doctors' salaries 0 None
2011-09-21 MDC researchers determine molecular structure of dynamin 0 None
2011-09-21 Report warns against shifting funding, prevention efforts away from countries successful in malaria fight 0 None
2011-09-21 NIH announces recipients of 2011 Transformative Research Award Projects 0 None
2011-09-20 Whooping cough vaccine may lose protective capacity in 3 years: Study 0 None
2011-09-20 Gilead’s new 4 in 1 combo HIV pill works 0 None
2011-09-20 Gilead’s Quad Phase 3 clinical study in treatment-naïve HIV-1 patients meets 48-week primary objective 0 None
2011-09-20 Liposomes block HIV infection in early tests 0 None
2011-09-20 Immune system uses zinc to destroy tuberculosis bacillus, E. coli 0 5
2011-09-20 Scientists discover how liver destroys immune T-cells 0 None
2011-09-20 Autopsy study reveals earliest 1918 pandemic influenza cases 0 None
2011-09-20 New York Times examines possible entry into global market of generic drugs for NCDs 0 None
2011-09-20 Independent panel calls for stronger financial safeguards for Global Fund 0 None
2011-09-20 World Bank report examines gender equality, highlights mortality disparity between men and women 0 None
2011-09-20 'ScienceSpeaks' interviews director of technical leadership at OGAC 0 None
2011-09-20 NCD draft declaration lacks specific targets, calls for nations to adopt recommendations for reducing chronic disease deaths 0 None
2011-09-20 Major donors should consider funding for potential malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-09-20 Powerful new antibiotic treatment for MRSA and C. difficile bugs 0 None
2011-09-20 Positive data from NovaDigm's NDV-3 vaccine preclinical study on VVC 0 None
2011-09-19 Online gamers decipher 3D molecular structure that may help AIDS research 0 None
2011-09-19 Chronic diseases could cost $47 trillion over the next 20 years: Report 0 None
2011-09-19 California schools bar children without whooping cough shots 0 None
2011-09-19 MUHC orders GlobalMed TotalExam 2 Examination Cameras for Québec telemedicine program 0 None
2011-09-19 Umeå University´s Centre for Global Health Research hosts meeting on Dengue fever 0 None
2011-09-19 Positive Phase 1 data for NovaDigm NDV-3 vaccine presented at 51st ICAAC 0 None
2011-09-19 Inhibitex initiates INX-189 combination Phase 2 trial in HCV-infected genotype 2/3 patients 0 None
2011-09-19 UMF sponsors second annual Hygiene Specialist Excellence award 0 None
2011-09-19 Meda, Moberg Derma enter license agreement for Nalox to treat onychomycosis 0 None
2011-09-19 Gamers solve molecular structure of retrovirus enzyme 0 None
2011-09-17 Roundup: San Diego launches new HIV testing effort; Study finds economy hurt by Mass. health law; Texas schools turning to safe sex curriculum 0 None
2011-09-17 Emergency mosquito control operations in flood affected Pennsylvania counties 0 None
2011-09-17 An evening of grace and glamour to benefit people living with HIV/AIDS in Orange County 0 None
2011-09-17 Prevention is global health community's greatest challenge in fight against chronic diseases 0 None
2011-09-17 Congressional cuts to global health R&D spending would hinder preparations for new pandemic threats 0 None
2011-09-17 Supplement in USA Today highlights global NTD eradication efforts 0 None
2011-09-17 Afghanistan facing challenges in effort to eradicate polio by end of 2012 0 None
2011-09-17 BARDA awards Vaxin $21.7M contract to accelerate development of novel anthrax vaccine 0 None
2011-09-17 The 4th annual National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day takes place on September 18 0 None
2011-09-16 Georgia reminds adults to get vaccinated 0 1
2011-09-16 PopART project awarded $37 million study grant for HIV prevention in Africa 0 None
2011-09-16 Follow-up study of HIV vaccine trial provides clues for continued research 0 None
2011-09-16 Simple strategies prevent bloodstream infections and save hundreds of patient lives 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists, policymakers meet to present recent AIDS vaccine developments 0 None
2011-09-16 India sees increase in malaria deaths despite global decline reported by WHO 0 None
2011-09-16 HHS' BARDA contract advances development of novel anthrax vaccine, antitoxin 0 None
2011-09-16 Researchers develop polymers that fluoresce in the presence of bacteria 0 None
2011-09-16 PEPFAR shows how working across 'political spectrum' can prove successful 0 None
2011-09-16 Report urges integrated aid approach to tackle poverty, disease 0 None
2011-09-16 PEPFAR announces $45M, four-year initiative to study combination HIV prevention 0 None
2011-09-16 New report finds improvements in hospital performance 0 None
2011-09-16 New paper describes unique process that is central to induction of MSRA antibiotic resistance 0 None
2011-09-16 U.S. HIV/AIDS policy and funding should be guided by science, policy statement recommends 0 None
2011-09-16 Teva to invest in CDI for development of novel antiviral drugs 0 None
2011-09-16 Bachmann, Perry embroiled in HPV fracas 0 None
2011-09-16 Shorter treatment with telaprevir-based combination regimen may benefit hepatitis C patients 0 5
2011-09-16 Experimental malaria vaccine shows positive results among children in small Burkina Faso study 0 None
2011-09-16 Burundi becomes 10th African country to protect children from pneumonia through immunisation 0 None
2011-09-16 Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification test for human African trypanosomiasis 0 None
2011-09-16 Longer looks: Fighting antibiotic resistance; a health care arms race video; the HVP debate 0 None
2011-09-16 Probiotics appear to protect against upper respiratory tract infections 0 None
2011-09-16 Azithromycin gel may treat borreliosis in humans 0 None
2011-09-15 Plans to tackle drug resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2011-09-15 Listeriosis outbreak sparks unofficial cantaloupe recall 0 None
2011-09-15 Something like 'Contagion' could happen for influenza 0 None
2011-09-15 Cempra's solithromycin demonstrates efficacy comparable to levofloxacin for CABP treatment 0 None
2011-09-15 Integrated health, education and water/sanitation programs can defeat disease and poverty 0 None
2011-09-15 FDA creates Coordinated Outbreak Response and Evaluation Network 0 None
2011-09-15 Scientists compare complete genome sequences of cowpox virus to prepare a phylogeny 0 None
2011-09-15 New research aims to control transmission of infectious diseases 0 None
2011-09-15 E.U. announces launch of 126M Euro program to fight AIDS, TB in South Africa 0 None
2011-09-15 HPV more prevalent among men with laryngeal cancer, private health insurance 0 None
2011-09-15 Pakistan's Punjab province reports growing dengue outbreak 0 None
2011-09-15 U.K. Coalition against NTDs officially launched in London 0 None
2011-09-15 Presidential Commission report calls 1940s STD experiments in Guatemala 'gross violations of ethics' 0 None
2011-09-15 WHO warns drug-resistant TB spreading in Europe at 'alarming' rate, releases plan to fight disease 0 None
2011-09-15 Without action to curb antibiotic resistance, some diseases may once again become untreatable 0 None
2011-09-15 Patients with hepatitis C may benefit from 24 week telaprevir-based regimen 0 None
2011-09-15 Major UK retailers, Liverpool scientists partner to reduce incidence of food poisoning 0 None
2011-09-15 First effective blood-stage vaccine against malaria 0 5
2011-09-15 NEJM publishes data from Vertex INCIVEK Phase 3 study on genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-09-15 Researchers discover several chemical compounds against human prion diseases 0 5
2011-09-14 Viamet commences VT-1161 Phase 1 clinical study to treat fungal infections 0 None
2011-09-14 U.S. support to Haiti in wake of ongoing cholera epidemic 'remains unfailing' 0 None
2011-09-14 'Achilles' heels' within HCV virus 0 None
2011-09-14 ASM to honor LA BioMed investigator for A. baumannii infection study 0 None
2011-09-14 Number of global malaria deaths fell by one-fifth over past decade, RBM report says 0 None
2011-09-14 U.N. report highlights innovations aimed at improving maternal and child health 0 None
2011-09-14 Inovio achieves best-in-class immune responses in PENNVAX-B HIV vaccine Phase I study 0 None
2011-09-14 Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir avoids grim AIDS predictions 0 None
2011-09-14 Heavy rains, flooding exacerbating cholera epidemic in West and Central African countries 0 None
2011-09-14 Researchers at South Korean lab make advance in fight against neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2011-09-14 Rwanda to treat HIV-positive people in discordant relationships as soon as they test positive 0 None
2011-09-14 Merck issues statement on GARDASIL human papillomavirus vaccine 0 None
2011-09-14 “Contagion” movie entirely plausible 0 None
2011-09-14 Walgreens, MDA team up to offer free seasonal flu shots 0 None
2011-09-14 Computer models that predict response to treatment 0 None
2011-09-14 Real-life health risks of outbreak portrayed in the movie 'Contagion' 0 None
2011-09-14 Intrauterine devices may protect against cervical cancer 0 None
2011-09-13 Rep. Berman unveils discussion draft of Global Partnerships Act of 2011 aimed at foreign aid reform 0 None
2011-09-13 Positive data from NovaDigm's NDV-3 vaccine program to be presented at ICAAC conference 0 None
2011-09-13 AHF rolls out new national television ad campaign to address national AIDS drug crisis 0 None
2011-09-13 Viewpoints: Burgess, Clancy and others on hospital infections; state health exchanges causing controversy 0 None
2011-09-13 Higher flu vaccination rates for health care personnel can reduce threat of outbreak 0 None
2011-09-12 Breakthrough opens new avenues for hep C vaccine 0 None
2011-09-12 Government funding crisis in Swaziland disrupts supply of HIV/AIDS supplies 0 None
2011-09-12 Risks of infectious disease outbreak portrayed in the film 'Contagion' are 'very real' 0 None
2011-09-12 Reducing malaria incidence could also drastically reduce deaths from bacterial infections, study says 0 None
2011-09-12 Publix to offer Bioject ZetaJet for flu immunizations 0 None
2011-09-12 Bruker to acquire Center for Tribology 0 None
2011-09-12 Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected 0 None
2011-09-12 Mayo Clinic develops genome-based immunization strategy against feline AIDS 0 None
2011-09-12 ASTMH annual meeting to explore latest research on infectious diseases 0 None
2011-09-12 The importance of safe drinking water in Haiti's ongoing post-earthquake recovery efforts 0 1
2011-09-12 Preliminary research shows how Fusarium microbes travel through the air 0 None
2011-09-12 Experts gather in London to propose appropriate medical devices for developing world 0 None
2011-09-12 Gates Foundation's Ananya Alliance aims to improve newborn health in India 0 None
2011-09-12 Recruitment complete in Moberg Derma's MOB-015 phase II study for nail fungus 1 None
2011-09-12 Residents of Pakistan’s tribal areas face dangerous obstacles to access HIV/AIDS treatment 0 None
2011-09-12 Specialists propose changes to allocation and distribution of organs for liver transplants 0 None
2011-09-12 Haiti's cholera epidemic, the hemisphere's worst in decades, neglected by international community 0 None
2011-09-12 PharmAthene completes 1,500 liter engineering production run for SparVax anthrax vaccine 0 None
2011-09-12 Candidate malaria vaccine represents 'potentially encouraging anti-malaria strategy,' researchers say 0 None
2011-09-12 UMSOM to receive FDA approval for whole parasite malaria vaccine clinical trials 0 None
2011-09-09 Non-communicable disease epidemic a global problem 0 None
2011-09-09 Pharmacologists study first drug-resistant strain of pneumonia to enter Texas 0 None
2011-09-09 U.N. member states must face health, economic impacts of NCDs 0 None
2011-09-09 Rich countries watering down NCD commitments to appease multinational companies 0 None
2011-09-09 Zimmer supports GEANCO's orthopaedic mission to Nigeria 0 3
2011-09-09 Einstein led consortium to spearhead Central Africa International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS 0 None
2011-09-09 Global Fund facility offering subsidized malaria drugs 'could do more harm than good' 0 None
2011-09-09 Cholera epidemics spread through West and Central Africa affecting tens of thousands, OCHA reports 0 None
2011-09-09 Study identifies genes never before linked to antibiotic resistance in enterococci 0 None
2011-09-09 Fewer doses of Cervarix vaccine may be as efficacious as standard three-dose regimen 0 None
2011-09-09 Elusys receives federal contract to develop prophylactic treatment against anthrax 0 None
2011-09-09 Ridding homes, offices of mold and dampness can help reduce respiratory infections 0 None
2011-09-09 Transitioning lead responsibilities from U.S. to South Africa in the countries' partnership against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-09-09 HJF selects three promising USU doctoral students to receive 2011-12 fellowships 0 None
2011-09-09 Positive results from Sanaria PfSPZ Vaccine initial Phase 1 trial on malaria 0 None
2011-09-09 Human Rights Watch report says foreign aid indirectly supporting forced labor in Vietnam's drug rehabilitation centers 0 None
2011-09-08 Nexera to submit amended claims for FDA 510(k) clearance of SpectraShield 9500 Surgical N95 Respirator 0 None
2011-09-08 HRSA announces $5.1M in awards as part of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program 0 None
2011-09-08 TB vaccine candidate shows early potential in mice 0 None
2011-09-08 Study: Almost one third of students in Uganda have been subject to sexual coercion 0 None
2011-09-08 CDC reports slight drop in smoking; tick worries blood experts 0 None
2011-09-08 Building up public sector in Haiti key to controlling cholera 0 None
2011-09-08 Apply lessons from the AIDS response to NCD control and prevention in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-08 Study shows household ownership of ITNs associated with lower child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2011-09-08 Innovative UMD-based food safety program to launch on Sept. 15 0 None
2011-09-08 Mass. Eye and Ear receives NIAID grant to coordinate Harvard-wide Project on Antibiotic Resistance 0 None
2011-09-08 Better communication needed with at-risk communities for HIV vaccine trials 0 None
2011-09-08 Guyana coast at risk of malaria resurgence as climate change brings warmer temperatures, more rainfall 0 None
2011-09-07 Dwindling donor funding in Burundi leads to national shortage of ARVs 0 None
2011-09-07 BARDA awards GlaxoSmithKline contract for development of dual-purpose broad spectrum antibiotic 0 None
2011-09-07 Physical, sexual abuse and threats prevent adolescent girls from having their partner use condoms 0 None
2011-09-07 African giant pouched rat may be more effective than humans at detecting TB 0 None
2011-09-07 Ohio man dies from tooth infection after he couldn't afford medicine 0 None
2011-09-07 Continued funding from all countries needed to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-09-07 'No evidence' mutant bird flu virus poses increased risk to humans, WHO and FAO say 0 2
2011-09-07 DOJ investigates Miss. mental health care; N.H. pharmacists win permission to vaccinate 0 None
2011-09-07 U.N. declares famine in sixth region of Somalia, expresses concern over spread of disease 0 None
2011-09-07 Impact of colds and flu on school absenteeism, workplace and economy 0 None
2011-09-07 GSK receives HHS' BARDA contract to support development of Gram-negative antibiotic, GSK2251052 0 None
2011-09-07 International public health spending ignores neglected tropical diseases, some experts argue 0 None
2011-09-07 More than 2M people in Pakistani province of Sindh affected by flooding from monsoon rains 0 None
2011-09-07 March of Dimes urges all pregnant women to get influenza immunization 0 None
2011-09-07 Number of malaria cases in Brazilian Amazon drop 31% in first half of year compared with 2010 0 None
2011-09-07 Genetically modified M. smegmatis vaccine shows promise against TB 0 None
2011-09-06 Superbug structure deciphered 0 None
2011-09-06 Tick-borne disease in US blood supply 0 None
2011-09-06 NanoViricides selects NV-INF-1 anti-influenza drug for FDA submission 0 None
2011-09-06 Pharmasset reports SVR results from PSI-7977 phase 2b combination study on HCV genotype 1 0 None
2011-09-06 Biologists identify mechanism of H. pylori that damages DNA of gastric mucosal cells 0 None
2011-09-06 Three cases of novel influenza A virus now linked to agricultural fair in southwestern Pennsylvania 0 4
2011-09-06 Researchers discover how yeast cells identify, attach to human tissue and cause infection 0 None
2011-09-05 Researchers discover novel way to increase amounts of antibiotics 0 None
2011-09-05 Gilead to amend design of ongoing clinical trials against chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-09-05 Teenagers use medicines frequently without receiving targeted information about risks and benefits 0 None
2011-09-05 IKEPLUS immunization completely eliminates TB bacteria from infected tissues 1 None
2011-09-05 Einstein researchers develop tuberculosis vaccine candidate 0 None
2011-09-05 Scientists sequence ten variants of E. coli O104:H4 outbreak strain across the world 0 None
2011-09-03 UNFPA Executive Director to visit refugee camps in Kenya on 3 September 0 None
2011-09-03 Scientists hope to create models that can more accurately predict spread of disease 0 None
2011-09-03 Researchers discover protein signals responsible for preserving anti-viral antibodies 0 2
2011-09-03 WHO African region member states have challenges to meet MDGs, WHO/AFRO Director says 0 None
2011-09-03 PEPFAR releases Guidance for the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infections 0 None
2011-09-03 Finland national health institute finds link between H1N1 flu vaccine and children's narcolepsy 0 None
2011-09-03 In research world, Walter Reed fights malaria while new facility seeks to prevent medical errors 0 None
2011-09-03 NPR examines legacy of Walter Reed Army Medical Center's Institute of Research in battle against malaria 0 3
2011-09-03 Progress in reducing child mortality rates at Somalia, Ethiopia border refugee camps is slow, U.S. official says 0 None
2011-09-02 Sand fly's salivary components play a critical role in process for Leishmania 0 3
2011-09-02 Wis. patients getting tested for HIV after misuse of equipment 0 None
2011-09-02 Using high-speed lasers to zap mosquitoes in the fight against malaria 0 None
2011-09-02 NCD summit negotiations must get back on track to help millions worldwide 0 None
2011-09-02 Discovery in rare disease may shed light on common causes of blindness 0 None
2011-09-02 New IDSA/PIDS guidelines can thwart pneumonia in children 0 None
2011-09-02 'Sustainable global pharmacovigilance' systems needed to monitor ARVs, other drugs 0 None
2011-09-02 People living with HIV in Egypt feel health care sector is source of stigma, report says 0 None
2011-09-02 Special journal edition chronicles 3-D structures of important antibacterial, bioterrorist targets 0 None
2011-09-02 New meta-analysis reaffirms safety profile of aspirin for pain relief, fever 0 None
2011-09-02 Integrating rapid syphilis and HIV testing for pregnant women could reduce maternal, child morbidity and mortality 0 None
2011-09-02 HIV/AIDS policies “woefully inadequate” in Britain: Report 0 None
2011-09-02 Tamiflu resistant flu found in Newcastle, Australia 0 None
2011-09-02 MRSA ‘superbug’: Everyone at risk! 0 None
2011-08-31 Guatemalan Syphilis study in 1940’s violated ethical standards: US presidential commission report 0 5
2011-08-31 Eleven UvA researchers named as recipients of ERC Starting Grants 0 None
2011-08-31 Medivir completes enrollment of three TMC435 phase 3 trials on CHC genotype-1 infection 0 None
2011-08-31 Infant rotavirus vaccination may provide indirect protection to older children, adults in the U.S. 0 None
2011-08-31 IPS examines DNDi program to develop pediatric HIV drugs 0 None
2011-08-31 SAIC awards Selecta a subcontract to develop synthetic nanoparticle vaccine for malaria 0 None
2011-08-31 Research shows numerous health benefits of Modified Citrus Pectin 0 None
2011-08-31 Chagas parasite infects 18M worldwide, often without detection 0 None
2011-08-31 Stanford method identifies essential regions of Caulobacter's genome 0 None
2011-08-31 Cost of second-line ARVs a 'huge barrier to care' in resource-poor countries 0 None
2011-08-31 UCLA develops dual-mode microscope that uses holograms instead of lenses 0 None
2011-08-31 Scientists using molecular epidemiology to diagnose and track disease outbreaks 0 None
2011-08-31 Presidential panel reveals new details of 1940s syphilis experiments in Guatemala 0 None
2011-08-31 Hospitalized children with colonized with MRSA more likely to develop full-blown infections 0 None
2011-08-30 Racial, ethnic and poverty disparities in human papillomavirus vaccination completion 0 None
2011-08-30 Study may help explain plague's rapid evolution and aid in development of therapeutics 0 None
2011-08-30 Iranian HIV physician released from Tehran prison 0 None
2011-08-30 Water and sanitation, NTD sectors should work together 0 None
2011-08-30 FAO warns mutant form of H5N1 bird flu poses threat to Asia 1 None
2011-08-30 Few treatment options for growing population of drug users in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-08-30 Genetic analysis of medieval plague skeletons proves the presence of y. pestis bacteria 0 5
2011-08-30 High risk of serious complications or death in children with SP-HUS 0 None
2011-08-30 Tel Aviv University develops Facebook app to track the spread of infections 0 None
2011-08-30 Black Death bacteria may be extinct - Study 0 None
2011-08-30 Bird flu on the rise again 0 None
2011-08-29 Disappearance of mosquitoes from some parts of Africa puzzles researchers 0 None
2011-08-29 Infrared Systems completes several internal projects, discusses corporate strategies 0 None
2011-08-29 CD8 alpha+ dendritic cells can help the body beat back infection 0 None
2011-08-29 Statins protect people against death from respiratory illness, infections 0 None
2011-08-26 Protein that allows Ebola virus to attack cells discovered 0 None
2011-08-26 Autism link to vaccines dispelled by a large review of studies 1 5
2011-08-26 South African HIV cases fall slightly to 5.4M, but new infections continue to outpace prevention efforts 0 None
2011-08-26 Everyone is responsible to reduce risk from E Coli 0 None
2011-08-26 Asia-pacific region making gains against HIV/AIDS, but more needs to be done, UNAIDS report says 0 None
2011-08-26 ABC News features six videos on global health issues 0 2
2011-08-26 IOM report: Few health problems are clearly associated with vaccines 0 None
2011-08-26 Faith-based organizations assist in fight against malaria 0 None
2011-08-26 Global Fund official says global economic downturn affecting resource mobilization 0 None
2011-08-26 Cholera strain associated with latest pandemic originated in Bangladesh, researchers report 0 None
2011-08-26 Injecting mosquitoes with bacterium shows potential for dengue elimination, scientists report 0 None
2011-08-26 High job stress causes workers to increasingly seek help from health professionals 0 None
2011-08-26 Malaria mosquito has disappeared from villages without organized control measures 0 None
2011-08-26 Researchers develop single vaccines to prevent rabies, Ebola infection 0 None
2011-08-26 Emergent announces results of adjuvanted BioThrax anthrax vaccine Phase 1a trial 0 None
2011-08-26 Saudi Arabian medical products distributor enters agreement with NMI 0 None
2011-08-25 Dengue fever mosquito trial successful 0 None
2011-08-25 AHF shares The Lancet's concerns over use of Gilead's Truvada as HIV prevention pill 0 None
2011-08-25 Insight into how bacterial toxins cause human diseases may help improve treatment 0 None
2011-08-25 Redesigned vancomycin can kill deadliest antibiotic-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-08-25 New way to combat dengue fever 0 None
2011-08-25 Cone Health uses Xenex room disinfection systems to reduce HAI rates and costs 0 None
2011-08-25 Tel Aviv University researcher finds already-medicated patients transmit HIV virus to others 0 None
2011-08-25 Study finds novel small molecule that inhibits EboV entry into host cells 0 None
2011-08-25 Scientists identify cellular protein that plays a critical role in Ebola virus infection 0 None
2011-08-25 TB urine test developed by Indian researchers offers quicker, less invasive diagnosis 0 None
2011-08-25 Study: Rates of HIV have increased in Pakistan's general population 0 None
2011-08-25 IRIN reports on HIV-positive Kenyans' struggle to reach food aid 0 None
2011-08-25 Wolbachia infection invades Aedes aegypti mosquito, blocks dengue transmission 0 None
2011-08-25 Researchers reveal specific process by which HIV virus infects healthy T cells 0 None
2011-08-25 Scientists identify critical protein responsible for Ebola virus infection 0 None
2011-08-25 Medicare may begin covering STD screenings for beneficiaries 0 None
2011-08-25 PLoS One publishes data from recent animal studies of NanoBio's intranasal RSV vaccine 0 None
2011-08-25 Researchers trace source of latest cholera pandemic 0 None
2011-08-25 ICU patients with MRSA infection may face 50% increased risk of death 0 None
2011-08-25 Global Fund to resume suspended grants to China 0 None
2011-08-25 Researchers discover NPC1 protein as crucial for Ebola virus to enter host cells 0 5
2011-08-25 Patients with liver disease may now access UCSD's new Nevada clinic 0 None
2011-08-25 IMMY, University of Nevada receive FDA clearance for CrAg Lateral Flow Assay 0 None
2011-08-24 FDA grants fast track designation for Pharmasset's PSI-938 to treat chronic HCV infection 0 None
2011-08-24 Measles exposure in Philadelphia and Lancaster counties 0 None
2011-08-24 Showing PEPFAR effectiveness and value important in face of budget negotiations 0 None
2011-08-24 Bacteria tweak their genes and proteins to gain strength 0 None
2011-08-24 Researchers exploring how microwaves may be used to treat malaria 0 None
2011-08-24 Toddlers sensitive to house dust mites at higher risk of developing asthma 0 None
2011-08-24 HIV-positive pregnant women across Africa face discrimination 0 None
2011-08-24 PEPFAR releases 2012 Country Operational Plan Guidance 0 None
2011-08-24 Afghan patients treated at U.S. military hospitals often carry MDR bacteria 0 None
2011-08-24 Polio eradication 'at risk' as Chad and Pakistan face continued outbreaks, GPEI report says 0 None
2011-08-24 Lack of access to water, sanitation in urban areas contributes to disease, impacts economies, water conference hears 0 None
2011-08-24 Research may help explain why live attenuated influenza vaccine elicits protection 0 None
2011-08-24 DTU, TGen researchers pinpoint source of cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2011-08-24 Quality improvement program for preventing infections helps hospitals save lives and money 0 None
2011-08-24 MSFHR announces recipients of 2010/11 health research scholar and trainee funding competitions 0 None
2011-08-23 Hospital acquired Clostridium difficile bug defense system identified 0 None
2011-08-23 Research reveals significant increase in infections associated with cardiac electrophysiological devices 0 None
2011-08-23 FDA clears IQuum's Liat influenza A/B assay, analyzer 0 None
2011-08-23 AHF criticizes HHS for delays and mistakes in distributing HIV/AIDS funds 0 None
2011-08-23 NPR interviews author of study on emerging HIV epidemic among MSM in MENA 0 None
2011-08-23 Climate shifts may threaten to increase spread of malaria, health experts say 0 None
2011-08-23 Research into TB medication may shorten treatment regimen 0 None
2011-08-23 Gains against malaria recognized on World Mosquito Day 0 None
2011-08-23 Saint Mark's Cathedral on Capitol Hill to host Seattle AIDS Memorial event 0 None
2011-08-23 Health Canada grants medical device licence to Gen-Probe's PANTHER system 0 None
2011-08-23 Isconova expands Matrix M collaboration with Genocea to treat infectious diseases 0 None
2011-08-23 Vertex receives Health Canada approval for INCIVEK to treat hepatitis C 0 None
2011-08-22 New open access journal on malaria 0 None
2011-08-22 New report on adverse effects of vaccines 0 None
2011-08-22 Should we be screening blood for hepatisi G? 0 None
2011-08-22 No effective treatment yet for acute lung injury 0 None
2011-08-22 Micro-organisms hide themselves from immune defences 0 None
2011-08-22 Tiny molecule could bind to B cell EB12 receptor and prevent cancer 0 None
2011-08-22 Research uncovers natural defense mechanism that inactivates C. diff toxins 0 None
2011-08-22 Researchers develop new methods to identify potential sources of food contamination 0 None
2011-08-22 Scientists discover key defense mechanism against C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-08-22 Radiolabeled protein reveals presence of S. aureus endocarditis in mouse model 0 None
2011-08-22 Narcolepsy more prevalent in China during April 0 None
2011-08-22 Winter airway infections appear to trigger narcolepsy: Study 0 None
2011-08-22 New CDI therapeutic approach may offer treatment for other bacterial diseases 0 None
2011-08-22 Hospital roundup: Catholic facilities losing nuns' leadership; Georgia infection rates; new VA system for Louisiana 0 None
2011-08-20 AHF: Gilead's campaign for FDA approval of Truvada leads to black marketing in Florida 0 None
2011-08-20 Annual oral rabies vaccination program in eight western Pennsylvania counties 0 None
2011-08-20 Disease mapping could help control and eliminate loiasis, other NTDs, study says 0 None
2011-08-20 WHO spokesperson addresses health, medical needs for Libya on PBS NewsHour 0 None
2011-08-20 VOA News examines new drug compound that shows broad-based efficacy in lab tests 0 None
2011-08-20 FAO holds second emergency meeting on Famine; WHO warns of cholera spread; Turkish PM visits Mogadishu 0 None
2011-08-20 Researchers turn their attention to Chagas disease as developed countries see rise in infection rates 0 None
2011-08-19 Emory team identifies conditions that make memory T cells slip away during chronic infections 0 None
2011-08-19 USAID announces expansion of indoor residual spraying program in Africa 0 None
2011-08-19 Cerus to support ongoing development of INTERCEPT red cell system 0 None
2011-08-19 New quick malaria diagnostic test may help reduce overtreatment 0 None
2011-08-19 Isolation of HIV antibodies advances search for AIDS vaccine 0 None
2011-08-19 H1N1 vaccine safe, effective for hemodialysis and kidney transplant patients 0 None
2011-08-19 Use of insecticide-treated bednets linked to local resurgence of malaria, study says 0 None
2011-08-19 Japan to fund polio vaccination efforts in Pakistan 0 None
2011-08-19 Prior parasitic worm infections may complicate TB therapy 0 None
2011-08-19 Minocycline, EDTA may combat catheter-related bacterial infections in dialysis patients 0 3
2011-08-19 Temple University, URMC partner to translate novel medical research into new drugs 0 2
2011-08-18 Flu immunization targets fall short for health workers and pregnant women 0 2
2011-08-18 Mosquitoes fast to develop resistance against insecticide-treated bed nets 0 None
2011-08-18 PrEP raises questions regarding 'risk disinhibition' and drug resistance 0 None
2011-08-18 MSF warns global shortage of drug-resistant TB treatment likely 0 None
2011-08-18 Insight into how HIV reservoirs may form 0 None
2011-08-18 Multi-country study of severe pneumonia in hospitalized children 0 None
2011-08-18 World must invest equally in bird flu prevention and response 0 None
2011-08-18 New collaboration for development of new malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-08-18 DNDi addresses 'alarming lack' of R&D for neglected diseases 0 None
2011-08-18 Researchers isolate 17 novel antibodies against HIV 0 None
2011-08-17 GeoVax receives NIH-NIAID grant for HIV/AIDS vaccine program 0 None
2011-08-17 Washington Post examines history, future of mosquito control efforts 0 None
2011-08-17 PERCH study to look at current and likely future causes of childhood pneumonia 0 None
2011-08-17 Emotions hinder disease eradication 0 None
2011-08-17 Bayer Healthcare to provide over 600,000 moxifloxacin tablets to fight MDR-TB in China 0 None
2011-08-17 Methodist, Philips partner to develop new imaging technology for infectious diseases 0 None
2011-08-17 Global AIDS funding in 2010 down nearly 10% from previous year, Kaiser/UNAIDS report says 0 None
2011-08-17 Experts fear shrinking DOD budget, shifting AFRICOM focus could threaten HIV prevention programs 0 None
2011-08-17 Inexpensive microcalorimeters can quickly detect TB 0 None
2011-08-17 Study finds broadest immune response from LAIV nasal spray vaccines for children 0 None
2011-08-17 Curis initiates CUDC-101 Phase I combination trial in advanced head and neck cancer 0 None
2011-08-16 Disease outbreaks, looting hampering relief efforts in Somalia famine 0 None
2011-08-16 Nearly 6,000 dead in Haitian cholera outbreak, health ministry says 0 None
2011-08-16 Zinc lozenges might reduce duration of common cold episodes by 40% 0 None
2011-08-16 South Africa expands AIDS program to allow earlier ARV treatment 0 None
2011-08-16 Researchers identify oncoprotein that allows MCV virus to trigger Merkel Cell Carcinoma 0 None
2011-08-16 Tel Aviv University scientists work to determine how H1N1 becomes pandemic 1 None
2011-08-16 Study confirms presence of bacteria linked with early childhood caries in infant saliva 0 None
2011-08-15 Bird malaria in Britain worries experts 0 None
2011-08-15 New ‘cure-all’ antiviral method discovered 0 None
2011-08-15 Somalia faces cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-08-15 Vampire bat causes rabies 0 None
2011-08-12 Kineta's next generation antiviral program receives $2.8 million NIH SBIR grant 0 None
2011-08-12 HIV prevention must include economic empowerment of women 0 None
2011-08-12 Climate change to affect spread of malaria in India, study says 0 None
2011-08-12 Plant scientists reveal genetic mechanism that enables viral organisms to cause diseases 0 None
2011-08-12 Pyrazinamide inhibits trans-translation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis 0 None
2011-08-12 Study confirms ability of Tru-D device to decontaminate surfaces in patient rooms 0 None
2011-08-12 WHO declares end to global swine flu pandemic 1 None
2011-08-12 Spread of Polio in Pakistan threatening goal of eradication 0 None
2011-08-12 Common barriers and strategies to implement new anti-MRSA practices in ICUs 0 None
2011-08-12 New technique can help develop HIV vaccines 0 None
2011-08-12 Alternatives needed to inaccurate blood tests used to diagnose active TB 0 None
2011-08-12 Ecological research on disease prevention and human biome 0 None
2011-08-12 PBS NewsHour examines use of Twitter to track disease spread 0 None
2011-08-12 U.S Global Malaria Coordinator discusses U.S. investment in global fight against malaria 0 None
2011-08-12 DYCAST software predicts spread of mosquito-borne West Nile virus in California counties 0 None
2011-08-12 C. difficile infection more prevalent in Chicago-area acute care hospitals 0 None
2011-08-12 Researchers discover key reason why pyrazinamide shortens duration of TB therapy 0 1
2011-08-12 Three approaches for HIV testing among African American MSM 0 None
2011-08-11 Researchers identify unknown link between migration of WBCs to infected tissues, immune memory 0 4
2011-08-11 Twitter, Facebook emerging as disease-fighting tools 0 None
2011-08-11 BCG vaccine can help immune system recognise cancer cells as 'foreign' 0 5
2011-08-11 Members of U.S. delegation to Horn of Africa discuss response efforts 0 None
2011-08-11 Commercial blood serum antibody tests cost-effective, not accurate for active TB 0 None
2011-08-11 Pakistan faces HIV/AIDS spreading from high-risk groups to general population 0 None
2011-08-11 New computational model could forecast cholera outbreaks 0 None
2011-08-11 CDC Director lauds India for TB and tobacco use control efforts, urges preparations to fight NCDs 0 None
2011-08-11 Researchers identify novel sensory pathway that modulates pro-inflammatory cells 0 None
2011-08-11 FDA approves Gilead's Complera for treatment of HIV-1 infection 1 None
2011-08-11 Aeras, OETC announce initiation of new TB vaccine Phase IIb trial in patients with HIV 0 None
2011-08-11 Once daily HIV ‘combo’ drug approved in U.S. 0 None
2011-08-11 Abbott launches new molecular assay to detect vector-borne microorganisms 0 None
2011-08-10 Spermless mosquitoes could reduce spread of malaria, study suggests 0 None
2011-08-10 Coalition announces 2011 Small Grants Program for World Pneumonia Day 0 None
2011-08-10 U.S. delegation in South Africa to renew bilateral relationship, create sustainable partnerships in health 0 None
2011-08-10 The graying of HIV and AIDS 0 None
2011-08-10 Proportion of new HIV cases increasing among older population in China 0 None
2011-08-10 Vitamin D, UVB may help prevent dental caries 0 None
2011-08-10 Moderate exercise may help prevent cognitive decline after bacterial infection 0 None
2011-08-09 New study focuses on Anopheles gambiae to prevent spread of malaria 0 None
2011-08-09 Novel link between two receptors mediates fungal recognition in macrophages 0 None
2011-08-09 Lentiviral vector can kill HIV-infected cells 0 None
2011-08-08 Genetically altered spermless ‘mozzies’ to combat malaria 0 1
2011-08-08 NIH awards Jefferson $4.8M grant to study vaccine to clear rabies virus from central nervous system 0 None
2011-08-08 Leprosy spreading in India, WHO official warns 0 None
2011-08-06 Economic slowdown should not hamper global fund donations 0 None
2011-08-06 Researchers discover lack of oxygen in the lungs after mold invasion 0 None
2011-08-06 Lancet reports on Global Fund donors that have held back contributions 0 None
2011-08-06 New analytical method can develop specific drugs against parasites, bacteria 0 None
2011-08-06 U.S. should demand human rights-based approach to HIV prevention programs in Uganda 0 None
2011-08-06 AHRQ: Arizona and Maryland see great drop in hospital deaths from pneumonia 0 None
2011-08-05 Scientists identify small molecule inhibitors of cellular uptake 0 None
2011-08-05 Triple threat of catching three varieties of flu in one season 0 None
2011-08-05 More than 120 hospitals have high death rates for heart failure or pneumonia: USA TODAY 0 None
2011-08-05 New HIV numbers stable at 50,000 per year, down from 130,000 in the mid-1980s 0 None
2011-08-05 Hand hygiene knowledge reduces risk of infection in elementary schools, HCW 0 None
2011-08-05 Akonni to develop closed amplicon RT-PCR microarray for virus detection in CSF 0 None
2011-08-05 News media registration now open for ASM annual infectious diseases meeting 0 None
2011-08-05 Lantibiotic could prevent harmful bacteria in foods 0 None
2011-08-05 Entomologist to study how immune system responds to rickettsial infection 0 None
2011-08-05 CDC: HIV infection rates hold steady except among young black males 0 None
2011-08-05 Comprehensive patent search on Hepatitis B Vaccine 0 None
2011-08-05 Novel DNA sensing pathway linked to increased susceptibility to malaria 0 None
2011-08-05 Viewpoints: 'Real' Medicare cuts?; HIV/AIDS prevention push; contraceptive coverage 0 None
2011-08-05 Daily text messages to health workers improve proper malaria treatment administration, study shows 0 None
2011-08-04 Scientists say antibiotic-resistant salmonella strain may spread worldwide 0 None
2011-08-04 World must scale up AIDS fight, even as donors scale back 0 None
2011-08-04 Tips to minimize risk of bug bites and related illnesses 0 None
2011-08-04 Gold nanoparticles for rapid, accurate diagnosis of flu 0 None
2011-08-04 Aggressive medication leads to growth of drug-resistant pathogens 0 None
2011-08-04 USDA NIFA awards NC State $25M grant to study human noroviruses 0 None
2011-08-04 European Respiratory Journal publishes updated WHO guidelines on drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-08-04 Concentrated HIV epidemics emerging among MSM in Middle East, North Africa, study shows 0 None
2011-08-04 Researchers discover new tick-borne bacterium that causes ehrlichiosis in Wis., Minn. 0 None
2011-08-04 Scientists to develop fast, portable and inexpensive urine test for TB 0 None
2011-08-04 NIH, NanoBio sign licensing agreement to develop vaccine against RSV infections 0 None
2011-08-04 Antibiotic-resistant Salmonella worries experts 0 None
2011-08-03 Study finds HIV epidemics emerging in the Middle East and North Africa among gays 0 None
2011-08-03 Illumina and University of Oxford collaborate to sequence whole genomes 0 None
2011-08-03 Neglected tropical diseases becoming more common in Europe, study shows 0 None
2011-08-03 UTHealth student receives UNCF/Merck fellowship for multidrug-resistant CDI research 0 None
2011-08-03 Study finds spread of multidrug-resistant S. Kentucky 0 None
2011-08-03 Models should guide decision-making for HIV prevention strategies 0 None
2011-08-03 NanoViricides to apply 'lead optimization technology' to anti-HIV candidate 0 None
2011-08-03 Reducing commodity costs for ARVs could mean providing treatment to millions more people 0 None
2011-08-03 OUP, PIDS partner to publish Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 0 None
2011-08-03 Study looks at HIV infections in Middle East and North Africa 0 None
2011-08-02 New report offers solution for improving health care distribution methods 0 None
2011-08-02 Field trials of rapid, inexpensive and portable HIV test show success, researchers report 0 None
2011-08-02 Antibody discovery leads researchers one step closer to universal influenza A vaccine 0 None
2011-08-02 Azithromycin may predispose cystic fibrosis patients to mycobacterial infection 0 None
2011-08-02 Lack of TLR1 surface expression linked with increased susceptibility to tuberculosis 0 None
2011-08-02 PEPFAR will continue to lead HIV/AIDS fight 0 None
2011-08-02 To eliminate germs in contact lens, 'rub and rinse' works best 0 None
2011-08-02 Insmed receives FDA clinical hold order for ARIKACE phase 3 trials in CF and NTM 0 None
2011-08-01 Meningococcal case at Townsville child care center 0 None
2011-08-01 Cubist initiates CXA-201 Phase 3 trial in complicated urinary tract infections 0 None
2011-08-01 New device can produce blood-based diagnostic results in minutes 0 None
2011-08-01 AAO-HNSF scientific program to discuss latest research on hearing loss, voice disorders 0 None
2011-07-31 Universal flu vaccine based on “super antibody” coming soon 0 None
2011-07-30 Ghana declares eradication of Guinea worm 0 None
2011-07-30 Demonstrators in Swaziland express concern over possible antiretroviral shortages 0 None
2011-07-30 CDC, ZKBS classifies Advaxis Agents as non-pathogenic materials 0 None
2011-07-30 PA departments warn public regarding use of glass-bottled milk from Brunton Dairy in Aliquippa 0 None
2011-07-30 U.S. investment in polio eradication must be protected 0 None
2011-07-30 Economist examines cholera, possible solutions to mitigate disease 0 None
2011-07-30 Gates Foundation partners with soccer team for polio eradication, vaccine awareness campaign 0 None
2011-07-30 Political, economic tensions in Malawi threaten new HIV/AIDS strategy 0 None
2011-07-30 Hospitals miss opportunities to diagnose patients infected with HIV in EDs: UC research 0 None
2011-07-30 Malaria No More, NASCAR champion partner to end mortality 0 None
2011-07-30 Caltech researchers find simple engineering technique to ward off HIV 0 None
2011-07-30 FDA issues 90-day extension for Pfizer's Prevnar 13 sBLA to treat pneumonia in adults 0 None
2011-07-30 UH Case Medical Center to commence Phase 1 clinical trial on TMC207 0 None
2011-07-30 Physicians to provide high-quality care, training to medically underserved community 0 None
2011-07-29 ELPA, WHA announce educational program for hepatitis B patients 0 None
2011-07-29 WHO marks first-ever World Hepatitis Day 0 None
2011-07-29 UK MRC, Humabs discover first neutralizing antibody that targets all influenza A subtypes 0 None
2011-07-29 MSNBC's Chris Matthews interviews NIAID head Anthony Fauci 0 None
2011-07-29 Cholera in Congo has killed 279, infected more than 4,000 people 0 None
2011-07-29 NIH selects Viamet's novel antifungal compound for inclusion in the TRND program 0 None
2011-07-29 Oral chicken interferon-alpha may significantly reduce influenza infection 0 None
2011-07-29 New protein 3D model could inhibit cancer development 0 5
2011-07-29 Sorrento receives NIAID Phase I STTR grant to develop vaccines against C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-07-29 Universal flu vaccine with super antibodies in near future 0 None
2011-07-29 Hepatitis on the rise 0 None
2011-07-28 SMRT DNA sequencing technology reveals genetic profile of German E. coli bacteria 0 None
2011-07-28 ELPA, WHA to launch PATH B programme for patients with chronic hepatitis B 0 None
2011-07-28 USAID releases new issue of Frontlines 0 None
2011-07-28 U.N. warns 3.5M Kenyans will need food aid by September 0 None
2011-07-28 Pharmaceutical companies' profit protection hurts global AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-28 Social media may improve public health system's ability to prepare, recover from disasters 0 None
2011-07-28 Control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases can help treat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-28 UM researchers unravel genomic code of German E. coli bacteria 0 None
2011-07-28 GlobalPost blog interviews Iranian doctor imprisoned after treating HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-07-28 Efforts to fight HIV/AIDS, NTDs should be integrated 0 None
2011-07-27 UNICEF in new African vaccine drive 0 None
2011-07-27 OR models verify cost effectiveness of hepatitis B interventions 0 1
2011-07-27 New HIV prevention findings delay release of WHO guidelines for discordant couples 0 None
2011-07-27 World leaders should either scale up commitment to polio eradication significantly or abandon goal 0 None
2011-07-27 South Africa could reduce HIV-associated costs, extend lives with earlier treatment, study says 0 None
2011-07-27 UBC research projects receive CIHR grants to promote greater equity in global health 0 None
2011-07-27 Early initiation of HIV therapy would save money, lives of South Africans 0 None
2011-07-27 Positive data from two GSK's Promacta Phase III studies on hepatitis C-related thrombocytopenia 0 None
2011-07-26 Dog owners told not to worry about Hendra virus 0 None
2011-07-26 Physician-targeted education campaign reduces outpatient antibiotic use in Quebec 0 None
2011-07-26 CANARY software can protect nation's water systems from contamination 0 None
2011-07-26 Zinc lozenges might treat natural common cold infections 0 None
2011-07-26 Preventing bioterrorism worldwide 0 None
2011-07-26 Sediments buried beneath the Black Sea contain ancient virus and host DNA 0 None
2011-07-26 CNBG, Aeras sign MOU to develop TB vaccines in China and around the world 0 None
2011-07-25 Chicken pox vaccine reduced related deaths by 88% 0 None
2011-07-25 Salmonella outbreak linked to Mexican papayas 0 None
2011-07-25 Guidance needed on recent HIV prevention findings 0 None
2011-07-25 African leaders must invest in malaria prevention 0 None
2011-07-25 Nanoviricides lead anti-HIV candidate as good as HAART cocktail therapy 0 None
2011-07-25 Researchers characterise protein complex linked to malaria and toxoplasmosis 0 None
2011-07-25 New WHO policy recommendation warns against use of blood tests for active TB 0 None
2011-07-25 NAACP, AHF offer free HIV and STD testing at Los Angeles Convention Center 0 5
2011-07-25 Radiofrequency identification device for studying spread of infection 0 None
2011-07-25 New details about how dendritic cells regulate fate of naive T cells 0 3
2011-07-25 House committee votes to reinstate 'global gag rule' on abortion 0 None
2011-07-25 Report on versatility of nitric oxide in arming hosts against pathogens 0 None
2011-07-25 Combination strategies more effective for reducing population of tiger mosquitos 0 None
2011-07-25 Tel Aviv University researcher tracks clinical cases of West Nile Virus 0 None
2011-07-25 Medicines Patent Pool can help many but has potential limitations for AIDS drug access in middle-income countries 0 None
2011-07-24 Hendra virus continues in Queensland 0 None
2011-07-24 Circumcision prevents HIV transmission & cocktail of anti-HIV drugs prolong life 0 None
2011-07-24 Cholera hits Haiti again 0 None
2011-07-22 Discovery challenges current thinking on origin of malaria parasite 0 1
2011-07-22 Combination of strategies reduces more than half the number of tiger mosquitos 0 None
2011-07-22 Contaminated nasal spray associated with rare bacterial outbreak 0 5
2011-07-22 Scientists identify bacterial attack pathway 0 None
2011-07-22 IAS conference concludes with positive news on HIV prevention 0 None
2011-07-22 Financial Times examines product development partnerships developing drugs for neglected diseases 0 None
2011-07-22 Hepatitis B immunization for health care students may fall short of current recommendations 0 None
2011-07-22 UK regulators approve Europe's first clinical trial of plant-derived antibody for HIV 0 None
2011-07-22 Abbott's AACC workshops to showcase HIV and vitamin D diagnostics, lab informatics 0 None
2011-07-22 Skin dendritic cells promote distinct and opposing antigen-specific responses 0 None
2011-07-22 HIV-infected MSM more likely to contract HCV through sex 0 None
2011-07-22 Roundup: Ore. cuts insurer's rate increase; Ga.'s effort to curb TB struggles; psychiatric care hard to get in Boston 0 None
2011-07-22 NIDA awards $3.5M to BUSM/BMC for 'Linking Infectious and Narcology Care' project 0 None
2011-07-21 Flying is riskier than hospital says World Health Organization 0 None
2011-07-21 WHO warns against blood test kits for tuberculosis 0 None
2011-07-21 Neogen develops new pathogen DNA detection method for E. coli strains 0 None
2011-07-21 Identification of third microRNA target triggers milestone payment from GSK to Regulus 0 None
2011-07-21 Clinical Vaccine Immunology publishes NanoBio's NB-1008 influenza study results 0 None
2011-07-21 NIAID awards $36M grant to BIDMC for AIDS vaccine research in nonhuman primates 0 5
2011-07-21 Cell biologists identify infection mechanism of adenoviruses 0 None
2011-07-21 WHO warning increases opportunity for Biomagnetics urine based TB assay 0 None
2011-07-21 Clinical study of anti-HIV antibody made from genetically modified tobacco plants 0 None
2011-07-21 Global polio eradication efforts unlikely to meet 2012 goal, health experts say 0 None
2011-07-21 IAS, UIPHP to launch VKC for injecting drug users living with HIV 0 None
2011-07-21 WHO denounces TB blood tests in first-ever 'negative' policy recommendation 0 None
2011-07-21 New rapid test accurately distinguishes bacterial and viral infections 0 None
2011-07-21 Experts at IAS conference suggest ways to increase funding for HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-21 Exposure to household tobacco smoke increases risk of bronchiolitis in infants 0 None
2011-07-21 Maltodextrin-based imaging probes could improve diagnosis and treatment of bacterial infections 0 None
2011-07-21 Roche, Merck sign new non-exclusive agreement for HCV triple combination therapy 0 None
2011-07-21 Maintaining and increasing AIDS funding critical 0 None
2011-07-20 Australia sees early rise in flu cases 0 None
2011-07-20 MDL announces HPV-16 Status reflex test 0 None
2011-07-20 Software uses Twitter to track dengue outbreaks in Brazil 0 None
2011-07-20 Final SVR results from Pharmasset's PSI-7977 phase 2b study in HCV 0 None
2011-07-20 MDI, Eldan partner to distribute Detect-Ready MRSA Panel in Israel 0 None
2011-07-20 Kool Smiles inaugurates new Elkhart office to offer dental services 0 None
2011-07-20 Shah discusses importance of partnerships in global health 0 None
2011-07-20 Three-drug regimen more effective for treating H. pylori infection 0 None
2011-07-20 New trends in HIV cure research presented at IAS 2011 0 None
2011-07-20 IAS conference opens with push for treatment as prevention 0 None
2011-07-20 Papua New Guinea government stepping down as Global Fund grant principal recipient 0 None
2011-07-20 Raw eggs are not safe for consumption under any circumstances 1 None
2011-07-20 Janssen presents EDURANT 96-week Phase 3 trial data at International AIDS Society Conference 0 None
2011-07-19 UNC receives $3M federal grant for AIDS research 0 None
2011-07-19 EPA to expand Cooperative Research And Development Agreement with NanoLogix 0 None
2011-07-19 Swaziland's King Mswati urges men to get circumcised to prevent HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-19 UNAIDS' Sidibe calls for increased access to HIV drugs at IAS conference opening 0 None
2011-07-19 Mayo Clinic licenses M. tuberculosis complex speciation test from QIAGEN 0 None
2011-07-19 HIV vaccine discovery requires 'open mind' 0 None
2011-07-19 Anti-malaria drug provides key insight into potential treatments for autoimmune diseases 0 None
2011-07-19 Novel approach for preventing HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-19 Optimer introduces DIFICID for treatment of C. difficile-associated diarrhea 0 None
2011-07-19 U.S. FDA approves 2011-2012 influenza vaccine formulation 0 None
2011-07-19 Emory-led consortium receives NIH grant to develop effective HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2011-07-19 BMC receives $1.1 million MDPH grant to expand HIV clinic 0 None
2011-07-19 Flu vaccine for 2011-12 season approved and ready 0 1
2011-07-18 Partners of Bacterial Vaginosis sufferers at increased risk of HIV 0 5
2011-07-18 Peak of Australian flu season is imminent so take the necessary precautions now: Experts 0 None
2011-07-18 Midland hospitals claim victory against MRSA superbug 0 None
2011-07-18 Measles epidemic grips Kenya and Ethiopia 0 4
2011-07-18 Rome Statement for an HIV Cure calls for accelerated research 0 None
2011-07-18 WHO to warn against use of TB blood test 0 None
2011-07-18 Partners can help advance global HIV/AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-18 Researchers closer to developing meningitis B vaccine 1 None
2011-07-18 Disrupting protein components kills mosquitoes 0 1
2011-07-18 Facts and myths about bed bugs 2 4
2011-07-18 ISENTRESS demonstrates comparable efficacy to efavirenz in treatment-naïve adult HIV-1 patients 0 None
2011-07-18 FDA files MedImmune's sBLA for quadrivalent intranasal nasal influenza vaccine, FluMist 0 None
2011-07-18 FDA warns consumers not to drink raw milk from Tucker Adkins Dairy 0 None
2011-07-18 Viral toxin causes release of serotonin leading to vomiting 0 None
2011-07-18 SEEK HIV-v vaccine demonstrates 90% reduction in HIV viral load 0 5
2011-07-18 European Commission Framework 7 programme awards €3 million grant to Enigma Diagnostics 0 None
2011-07-18 Experimental online tool launched to guide HIV treatment decisions without the need for resistance testing 0 None
2011-07-16 Study recommends short and simple HIV consent forms 0 None
2011-07-16 U.S. will strengthen health work in Haiti 0 None
2011-07-16 Shah congratulates researchers on PrEP findings 0 None
2011-07-16 DRC facing cholera, measles outbreaks, U.N. says 0 None
2011-07-16 Global MDR-TB response has been slow, report says 0 None
2011-07-16 Lancet issue dedicated to HIV/AIDS ahead of IAS conference 0 None
2011-07-16 WHO says it is better prepared for influenza pandemic 0 None
2011-07-16 Heavy rains, disease affecting drought refugees in Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia 0 None
2011-07-15 Genome Research publishes studies utilizing emerging Collaborative Cross mouse strains 0 None
2011-07-15 Opinions about the CIA's ruse vaccination campaign in Pakistan 0 None
2011-07-15 Simple steps can improve malaria prevention 0 None
2011-07-15 Vaccine and aid workers express anger over CIA plot to collect DNA through fake vaccine program 0 None
2011-07-15 Berks County's Department of Health advises public about possible measles exposure 0 None
2011-07-15 Non-invasive 'swine flu' breath test could help ease future vaccine shortages 0 None
2011-07-14 Tea or coffee can protect from MRSA superbug 0 None
2011-07-14 Device that crowd-sources water quality introduced at TEDGlobal conference 0 None
2011-07-14 Study finds structural determinants of adolescent girls' vulnerability to HIV 0 None
2011-07-14 Studies show AIDS drugs can prevent heterosexuals from acquiring HIV 0 None
2011-07-14 New paper provides unique review on respiratory disorders in the Middle East 0 None
2011-07-14 European Respiratory Society Congress to take place on September 24, 2011 0 None
2011-07-14 Malaria prevention project using dirty sock odor awarded Grand Challenges grant 0 None
2011-07-14 Positive data from Inovio's VGX-3400X Phase I study against H5N1 influenza 0 None
2011-07-14 'Sex' between viruses can create new influenza pandemic 0 None
2011-07-14 New Tamiflu anti-viral flu medication in lower concentration 0 None
2011-07-14 Scientists discover new mechanism of drug resistance in hospital microbes 0 None
2011-07-14 Five-year research initiative to cure HIV disease 0 None
2011-07-14 Foreign Policy examines HIV epidemic in Swaziland 0 None
2011-07-14 Pre-exposure prophylaxis reduces risk of HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-14 Arabidopsis thaliana helps scientists to solve puzzles in human health 0 None
2011-07-14 PharmAthene demonstrates 36 month stability of rPA anthrax vaccine program candidate 0 None
2011-07-13 Melbourne bat-bourne virus warning 0 None
2011-07-13 Daily pill ‘combo’ prevents HIV transmission: New African study 0 None
2011-07-13 Gates Foundation's Grand Challenges Explorations increases investments in bold innovative ideas 0 None
2011-07-13 AIDS activists and advocates to protest against Gilead's drug pricing at San Francisco federal building 0 None
2011-07-13 IAS, NIDA announce recipients of third annual joint research fellowships 0 None
2011-07-13 Malaria parasite uses antibody camouflage to hide 0 None
2011-07-13 NIH grants $70M over five years to help search for HIV cure 0 None
2011-07-13 AHF applauds Gilead for licensing AIDS drugs to Medicines Patent Pool 0 None
2011-07-13 Gilead becomes first company to license drugs to Medicines Patent Pool 0 None
2011-07-13 Donors should continue to provide AIDS funding to China, UNAIDS head says 0 None
2011-07-13 New innovative device can eliminate malaria 0 None
2011-07-13 Biologists discover new way in which bacteria hijack healthy cells during infection 0 None
2011-07-13 BRICS health ministers agree to improve access to low-cost medicines 0 None
2011-07-13 Study reveals link between HPV infection and SCC in organ transplant recipients 0 None
2011-07-12 Sexually transmitted diseases more common in women age 40 0 None
2011-07-12 USPTO issues notice of allowance to MDI's PCR-based technology platform 0 None
2011-07-12 Gilead, Mylan expand license deal for HIV/AIDS medicines 0 None
2011-07-12 Rapid method can predict immune responses against flu vaccines 0 None
2011-07-12 HIV patients with mental illness can benefit from APRN care management 0 None
2011-07-12 UNC receives $32 million federal grant to eradicate HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-12 Haiti passed up cholera vaccine offer, Crucell CEO says 0 None
2011-07-12 Type-3 polio virus case in Pakistan raises concerns of disease spreading, WHO says 1 None
2011-07-12 New research strategy for eradicating HIV from the body 0 None
2011-07-12 Merck researchers to participate in two new collaborative efforts to study HIV latency 0 None
2011-07-12 Gilead announces expansion of global access program for HIV medications 0 None
2011-07-12 Hutchinson Center receives $20M NIH grant to eradicate HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-12 Scientists to receive prestigious awards for innovative HIV research at IAS 2011 0 None
2011-07-12 Federal funds may help Gladstone to solve problem of HIV latency 0 None
2011-07-12 Enrollment complete in Advaxis ADXS-HPV Phase II CIN study 0 None
2011-07-12 New ‘world-first’ Malaria vaccine in the pipeline 0 None
2011-07-11 Drug resistant gonorrhea discovered 0 3
2011-07-11 NIAID awards $14 million a year for new HIV research 0 None
2011-07-11 New gonorrhea strain resistant to all antibiotics isolated in Japanese woman 0 None
2011-07-11 Microneedle patches may target dentritic cells more efficiently and induce immunity against HIV 0 None
2011-07-11 RyMed's InVision-Plus Intraluminal Protection System effective against catheter-related bloodstream infections 0 2
2011-07-11 Fibrin key to protection during gram-negative sepsis 0 None
2011-07-11 Ivermectin cream demonstrates activity against head lice eggs 0 None
2011-07-11 HyGreen's hand hygiene system to be showcased at AHA summit 0 None
2011-07-11 Nurses can help manage S. African's syndemic of TB and HIV 0 None
2011-07-11 Researchers identify new antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea strain 0 None
2011-07-11 MSU professor focuses on new formulation for old drug to treat parasitic diseases 0 None
2011-07-11 New tool reveals mutations that cause HIV-drug resistance 0 None
2011-07-11 Insights into why doctors are reluctant to disclose patient information 0 None
2011-07-11 AIDS Healthcare Foundation rolls out new national ad campaign 0 None
2011-07-11 GlaxoSmithKline's Boostrix receives FDA approval to prevent tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis 0 None
2011-07-11 New strategy can prevent onset of E. coli related illness 0 None
2011-07-11 Tips for preventing foodborne illness at home or while eating out 0 None
2011-07-11 FDA approves BOOSTRIX to prevent tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis in older people 0 None
2011-07-10 Arizona E. coli related death triggers warning 0 None
2011-07-10 Flu vaccine against all strains of virus coming soon 0 None
2011-07-10 Belly button full of bugs: Study 0 None
2011-07-08 Congress should take the lead in foreign aid reform 0 None
2011-07-08 U.S. leading fight against NTDs 0 None
2011-07-08 Mass administration of common anti-parasitic is possible new tool in fight against malaria 0 None
2011-07-08 India will continue to produce generic HIV drugs, Commerce and Industry Minister says 0 None
2011-07-08 Next phase of HIV programming must focus on sustainable health systems response 0 None
2011-07-08 Infectious adenoviruses and noroviruses in bathing water could pose a risk to health 0 None
2011-07-08 Mesenchymal stem cells protect and heal 0 None
2011-07-08 New technique shields patients from toxic parts of antibiotic drug 0 None
2011-07-08 Collaborative research discovers broadly acting antibody against influenza viruses 0 None
2011-07-08 Longer looks: Shortage of HIV doctors; Oregon program builds on British model 0 None
2011-07-07 Hendra virus outbreak suspected after second horse death 0 None
2011-07-07 Heartworm medication Ivermectin prevents malaria transmission in Africa 0 None
2011-07-07 Final Atlantis space trip may open new era of research into infectious diseases 0 None
2011-07-07 Sen. Rubio defends foreign aid in video response to constituent letter 0 None
2011-07-07 British company designing genetically modified mosquito to fight dengue 0 None
2011-07-07 Puerto Rico reports first cholera case linked to outbreak in Dominican Republic 0 None
2011-07-07 Malaria-carrying mosquitoes becoming increasingly resistant to pyrethroid insecticides 0 None
2011-07-07 Improved global safety monitoring of HIV drugs is needed 0 None
2011-07-07 Gates Foundation releases interactive malaria infographic 0 None
2011-07-07 Antibiotic resistance is not a priority in the U.S. 0 None
2011-07-07 Review identifies RDTs as effective tool to fight malaria 0 None
2011-07-07 Simpler antibiotic combination could help prevent TB in patients with and without HIV 0 None
2011-07-06 New technology can inexpensively render medical linens, clothing permanently germ-free 0 None
2011-07-06 Long-range forecasting model makes health predictions for 2060 0 None
2011-07-06 New modified adult device effective, inexpensive for children with pneumonia 0 None
2011-07-06 New tools can significantly reduce HIV/AIDS worldwide 0 None
2011-07-06 AIDS vaccine may be far off, but path to it is getting clearer 0 None
2011-07-06 Germany to restore half of Global Fund donation withheld earlier this year 0 None
2011-07-06 International Society for Sexually Transmitted Disease Research to take place in Quebec City 0 None
2011-07-06 Faith communities play a key role in global AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-06 India must not become complacent despite AIDS control program's success, Prime Minister says 0 None
2011-07-06 UVA biologists discover new information about how Ebola virus works 0 None
2011-07-06 Molecular technology detects up to 50% more cases of C. diff than other methods 0 None
2011-07-05 Periodontal disease can affect woman's chance of conceiving 0 None
2011-07-05 Patients with ESBL-producing bacteria need better health care 0 5
2011-07-05 New study reaffirms safety of seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccines 1 5
2011-07-04 New GHI research examines conflicts between donor and recipient countries 0 None
2011-07-02 Researchers use clever technique to look at in vivo virus-bacterium interactions 0 None
2011-07-02 Science should inform global AIDS policy 0 None
2011-07-02 Infected astrocytes can cause neuroAIDS 0 None
2011-07-02 CDC helping to detect and control disease outbreaks in other countries 0 None
2011-07-02 TB fight must break from status quo 0 4
2011-07-02 MSF website lends voice to TB patients 0 None
2011-07-02 Aquatain surface layer helps control malaria mosquitoes in rice-agro ecosystems 0 None
2011-07-02 Antimicrobial copper surfaces reduce risk of acquiring hospital infection 0 None
2011-07-02 Lancet seminar on tuberculosis 0 None
2011-07-02 European joint project to develop novel HCV vaccine based on nanotechnology 0 None
2011-07-02 Transnational research group examines how viruses evade immune system 0 None
2011-07-02 Early infection with H. pylori protects against allergy-induced asthma 0 None
2011-07-01 Liverpool scientists receive medical innovation award for dental device 0 None
2011-07-01 Thai health authorities plan to screen residents of northeast region for deadly fluke worms 0 None
2011-07-01 'Exact correlation' between peacekeeper arrival and cholera outbreak in Haiti, study says 0 None
2011-07-01 Using American diplomacy to fight NTDs 0 None
2011-07-01 Study identifies key virus-sensing mechanism necessary for successful immune response against HIV 0 None
2011-07-01 UAB receives $31.7M award for Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions 0 None
2011-07-01 Researchers identify altered expression of endogenous retroviruses in BSE-infected macaques 0 None
2011-06-30 Positive final results from Medicago's H5N1 Avian Influenza VLP vaccine Phase II trial 0 None
2011-06-30 Senate resolution supporting World Malaria Day 0 None
2011-06-30 Improving health vital to good governance in Nigeria 0 1
2011-06-30 Global malaria R&D funding has received sustained growth, report says 0 None
2011-06-30 Rinderpest - fatal animal disease eradicated 0 None
2011-06-30 Swaziland's supply of antiretroviral drugs running low 0 1
2011-06-30 Goosby discusses global AIDS fight at CSIS event 0 None
2011-06-30 Drug companies collaborate with DNDi support to develop drug for African sleeping sickness 0 None
2011-06-30 Global Fund reports mid-year results 0 None
2011-06-30 Recombinant attenuated Salmonella vaccines hold promise against infectious diseases 0 4
2011-06-30 Physicians urge FDA not to approve Truvada as an HIV prevention pill 0 None
2011-06-30 Rapid, accurate test differentiates between bacterial and viral infections 0 None
2011-06-29 Queensland authorities try to contain Hendra virus outbreak 0 None
2011-06-29 Nurses drive quality initiative, save lives and money 0 None
2011-06-29 GAO reports on government response to H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2011-06-29 Gene PNPLA3 offers potential therapeutic target in chronic hepatitis C liver damage 0 None
2011-06-29 France 24's Health program examines challenges to fighting malaria in Madagascar 0 None
2011-06-29 Anacor, DNDi and SCYNEXIS complete SCYX-7158 pre-clinical studies for combating sleeping sickness 0 None
2011-06-29 Prototype small molecule drugs could suppress hepatitis C 0 None
2011-06-29 Voluntary medical male circumcision is a cost-effective, safe way to prevent HIV 0 None
2011-06-29 Combination therapies inhibiting P7 could prevent spread of HCV 0 None
2011-06-29 Cotton swab dramatically reduces infections in post-operative incision sites 0 None
2011-06-29 Bristol-Myers Squibb and Mylan expand access to HIV drug Reyataz in sub-Saharan Africa and India 0 None
2011-06-28 Infection rate drops at Nebraska hospital after initiating new protocols 0 None
2011-06-28 Tibotec, Gilead Sciences enter license agreement for new combination product of PREZISTA and cobicistat 0 None
2011-06-28 RCSI researchers identify novel drug target for osteomyeltitis 0 None
2011-06-28 Sprouts blamed for spreading Salmonella infection 0 None
2011-06-28 FDA warns consumers not to eat alfalfa, spicy sprouts from plastic bags 0 None
2011-06-28 Scientists discover how bacteria invade heart tissue and cause endocarditis 0 2
2011-06-28 Microbix renegotiates key terms of Hunan influenza vaccine joint venture 0 None
2011-06-28 India close to eradicating polio 0 None
2011-06-28 RL Solutions, 3M to offer new software for minimizing risk of healthcare-acquired infections 0 None
2011-06-28 More than 18,000 cholera cases recorded in Haitian capital since start of May, WHO says 0 None
2011-06-28 Bdellovibrio safe and effective for treating Salmonella infection 0 None
2011-06-27 HIV drug linked to accelerated and early aging 0 4
2011-06-27 Brazil stepping up efforts to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-06-27 Researchers identify new component of plague causing bacterium that can be used as a vaccine 0 None
2011-06-27 ASP unveils innovative healthcare environmental infection prevention technology 0 2
2011-06-27 Researchers identify how sooty mangabeys survive SIV infection 0 None
2011-06-27 New 3D herpes infection model brings hope 0 5
2011-06-27 Biota reports preliminary data from CS-8958 Phase III trial against influenza 0 None
2011-06-27 SOGC launches first Facebook game about healthy sexuality for Canadians 0 5
2011-06-27 Video monitors on public buses to help raise HIV testing awareness among African Americans 0 None
2011-06-27 Some HIV drugs can cause premature ageing 0 None
2011-06-24 Michelle Obama's message of leadership for 'HIV-free future' 0 None
2011-06-24 FDA approves second anti-HIV drug from Rutgers-Janssen collaboration 0 5
2011-06-24 Evolutionary-management strategies to limit spread of drug-resistant diseases 0 None
2011-06-24 Sexually transmitted infection and reinfection rates 'unacceptably high' among adult film performers 0 None
2011-06-24 Congo's cholera outbreak spreads to crowded capital city 0 None
2011-06-24 Migratory birds play a key role in global spreading of tick-borne disease 0 None
2011-06-24 New York Times examines very rare E. coli strain responsible for German outbreak 0 None
2011-06-24 Research offers avenue for creating Alzheimer's and HIV therapeutics 0 None
2011-06-24 Researchers develop inexpensive saliva test for dengue 0 None
2011-06-24 Nature News examines controversy surrounding Indian HPV vaccine trial 0 None
2011-06-24 Researchers identify novel viral sensor complex 0 None
2011-06-24 Global Fund signs onto International Aid Transparency Initiative 0 None
2011-06-24 ITG researchers uncover unexpected sex between two different parasites 0 4
2011-06-24 GeoVax opens third clinical trial site for testing HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2011-06-24 Copenhagen chemist reveals mechanism behind deadly infections 0 None
2011-06-23 Health Canada approves PURE Hard Surface disinfectant 0 None
2011-06-23 Developing new antipoverty vaccines may eliminate world's neglected diseases, says Sabin president 0 None
2011-06-23 Monash researchers receive MMV Project of the Year award for new anti-malarial drug candidate 0 None
2011-06-23 Veredus Lab-on-Chip application can diagnose and differentiate food-borne pathogens 0 None
2011-06-23 Daewoong, Medivir sign distribution agreement for Xerclear in China and Hong Kong 0 None
2011-06-23 HKU releases draft genome sequence of scarlet fever strain 0 None
2011-06-23 Incivek-combination therapy increases chances of HCV patients achieving viral cure 0 None
2011-06-23 Telaprevir drug shows promise in curing hepatitis C infection 0 None
2011-06-23 India looking to supply generic drugs to Japan 0 None
2011-06-23 MUHC/McGill parasite disease researcher wins CPHA International Public Health Award 0 None
2011-06-23 Eradicating malaria is a 'realistic possibility' 0 None
2011-06-23 LPI receives final FDA approval for generic version of Levaquin tablets 0 None
2011-06-22 Tobira commences cenicriviroc Phase IIb clinical trial for HIV infection 0 None
2011-06-22 First Edition: June 22, 2011 0 None
2011-06-22 Elsevier introduces new open-access journal on parasitology 0 None
2011-06-22 Ghana's vice president discusses country's efforts to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-06-22 'Steadfast focus' needed in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-06-22 Pharmasset receives U.S. patent titled 'Nucleoside Phosphoramidate Prodrugs' 0 None
2011-06-22 WHO releases first-ever HIV guidelines for MSM and transgender people 0 None
2011-06-22 Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria can be improved, says researcher 0 None
2011-06-22 Scientists apply math model to HIV to discover targets for vaccines or drugs 0 None
2011-06-22 Medivir initiates TMC649128 phase Ib trial in chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-06-22 Results of African malaria vaccine trial expected later this year 0 None
2011-06-22 Rats help tackle humanitarian issues 0 None
2011-06-22 New study offers detailed look at the status of Lyme disease in Central Illinois 0 None
2011-06-21 Poll: Few parents fully understand their role in preventing infections at water parks 0 None
2011-06-21 Do not overlook people with disabilities in HIV prevention efforts 0 None
2011-06-21 IPS examines U.N. Security Council's dealings with 'non-security' issues 0 None
2011-06-21 IPS examines access to treatment for drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-06-21 Pakistan facing challenging TB epidemic 0 None
2011-06-21 Government and private sector must work together on HIV vaccine 0 None
2011-06-21 Michelle Obama heads to Africa 0 None
2011-06-21 CDT biomarker poor, inaccurate method for detecting unhealthy drinking in HIV-infected adults 0 None
2011-06-21 Study sheds new light on body's immune response to hepatitis A, C viruses 0 None
2011-06-21 U.S. FDA approves generic Levaquin for treatment of bacterial infections 0 None
2011-06-21 Public-private partnerships leading to successes in HIV treatment and prevention 0 None
2011-06-21 Researchers find potentially dangerous fungus in common household appliances 0 2.5
2011-06-21 Viewpoints: Compromises on fixing Medicare?; 'progress' on AIDS; working families falling behind 0 None
2011-06-20 Concert earns $4M milestone payment from GSK collaboration 0 None
2011-06-20 MA launches national campaign to raise awareness on meningitis 0 None
2011-06-19 Mother and baby cytomegalovirus screening important to prevent consequences 0 None
2011-06-18 Scientists pinpoint how Michigan program reduced rates of deadly central line bloodstream infections 0 None
2011-06-18 Boosting immune response may cause cold-induced asthma flare-ups 0 None
2011-06-18 Report outlines lessons from AIDS advocates 0 None
2011-06-18 Integrating AIDS fight with other global health efforts is next step 0 None
2011-06-18 WHO special issue addresses economic burden of dengue in the Americas, Africa and Asia 0 None
2011-06-17 Women, young people more worried about EHEC bacteria outbreak in Europe 0 None
2011-06-17 Civil unrest creates serious health implications in South Sudan 0 None
2011-06-17 University of Leicester, Wellcome Trust curate AIDS poster exhibition at New Walk Museum 0 None
2011-06-17 ASEAN members sign new action plan to fight dengue 0 None
2011-06-17 Study explains why some people experience repeated infections of Lyme disease 0 4
2011-06-17 Specific lipid mixtures can overcome lethal effects of multidrug-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-06-17 UTHealth receives $1M FEMA grant to examine link between Ad-36 infection, obesity 0 None
2011-06-17 Scientists uncover how immune system responds to invading anthrax bacteria 0 None
2011-06-17 Public Health Grid technology could address specific surveillance needs for pandemic disease control 0 None
2011-06-17 BGI releases first complete map of Germany E. coli O104:H4 genome 0 None
2011-06-16 Positive results from Cubist CXA-201 and CB-183,315 Phase 2 studies for complicated intra-abdominal infections 0 None
2011-06-16 ASEAN region recognizes first Dengue Day to raise awareness 0 None
2011-06-16 Positive results from BiondVax Multimeric-001 Phase IIa trial against influenza 0 None
2011-06-16 Geisinger uses mandatory approach to improve healthcare worker influenza vaccination rates 0 None
2011-06-16 University of Houston chemist develops two different materials against E. coli 0 None
2011-06-16 UCLA researchers find new potential therapeutic target for preventing HIV 0 None
2011-06-16 AFP says battle against AIDS not over in India 0 None
2011-06-16 Study: Glowing gel improves children's hand hygiene 0 None
2011-06-16 Serious RSV infections may occur in previously healthy infants and children 0 None
2011-06-16 Scientists discover new cell type in the immune system 0 None
2011-06-16 Inviragen commences INV21 Phase 1 trial against Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease 0 None
2011-06-16 Simple and cheap Syphilis test could save the lives of millions of babies 0 None
2011-06-15 Low-level antibiotic exposure may cause E. coli bacteria to develop resistance 0 1
2011-06-15 Intralytix obtains FDA, FSIS regulatory clearance for bacteriophage-based product against E. coli 1 None
2011-06-15 GlycoVaxyn's Second Annual Science Day to highlight challenges of vaccine industry 0 2
2011-06-15 Novartis Bexsero pivotal study data on meningococcal serogroup B presented at ESPID 0 None
2011-06-15 Reovirus with paclitaxel, carboplatin can treat metastatic non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2011-06-15 Meningitis vaccine showing success in West Africa 0 None
2011-06-15 Liver stiffness measurement could replace liver biopsy for evaluation of hepatitis C 0 3
2011-06-14 Humira defect lawyers file suit against Abbott Laboratories in federal court 0 1
2011-06-14 U.N. High Level Meeting on AIDS declaration sets new targets in fight against disease 0 None
2011-06-14 Science Speaks series interviews key players in global AIDS fight 0 None
2011-06-14 Number of E. coli deaths in Germany reaches 35, authorities say 0 None
2011-06-14 Universal influenza vaccination may reduce health care costs in the U.S. 0 None
2011-06-14 Heavy rains increasing number of cholera cases in Haiti 0 None
2011-06-14 Now is not the time to give up on fighting AIDS 0 None
2011-06-14 Scientists identify six influenza A viruses similar to 2009 pandemic strain 0 None
2011-06-14 Dengue virus circulating between monkeys, mosquitoes could emerge to cause human outbreaks 0 None
2011-06-14 Enox to receive European patent for 'Device and Method for Administering Therapeutic Agents' 0 None
2011-06-14 Dengue vaccine could be available in four years 0 None
2011-06-13 Billions committed for children’s vaccines 0 None
2011-06-13 Alios, Vertex sign worldwide license agreement to develop new hepatitis C combination medicines 0 None
2011-06-13 Scientists identify potential target for reversing deadly blood infection sepsis 2 None
2011-06-13 STCEID to establish Center of Excellence in Infection Genomics 0 None
2011-06-13 New swine flu variant shows some resistance to drugs, report says 0 None
2011-06-13 German officials again claim sprouts as source of E. coli outbreak 0 None
2011-06-13 Low-cost meningitis vaccine cuts cases in African countries, data show 0 None
2011-06-13 Dominican Republic health workers strike over sanitary conditions in hospital 0 None
2011-06-13 National, continental health center coordination lacking in E. coli outbreak response 0 None
2011-06-13 Huffington Post AIDS commentaries 0 None
2011-06-10 Mortality from all causes higher among hepatitis C-infected patients, study finds 0 None
2011-06-10 Free access to enteric pathogen's genetic regulation data 0 None
2011-06-10 NIAID awards Biota $2.9M grant for development of lead candidate for C. difficile 0 None
2011-06-10 IncellDx, Enzo Clinical Labs sign deal to market proprietary HPV OncoTect technology 0 None
2011-06-10 German hospital adopts Luminex new diagnostic assay to manage current E.coli outbreak 0 None
2011-06-10 Ambassador Goosby says hope is 'major motivator' in AIDS fight 0 None
2011-06-10 Council on Foreign Relations senior fellow Garrett discusses HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-06-10 Ban calls for global unity to end AIDS by 2020 at U.N. meeting opening 0 None
2011-06-10 Research provides better understanding of interplay between genomes of malaria parasites, humans 0 None
2011-06-10 Experts discuss impact of new vaccines on global health 0 None
2011-06-10 Swine flu may have been more widespread in Scotland than previously believed, study says 0 None
2011-06-10 Researchers and advocates form new vaccine foundation 0 None
2011-06-10 Press on with AIDS research 0 None
2011-06-10 Sabin Vaccine Institute, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine to create tropical disease research school 0 None
2011-06-10 Quest Diagnostics receives MDEA gold award for Simplexa/3M technology 0 None
2011-06-10 NIH awards $1.9M grant to Scripps Research scientist for malaria study 0 None
2011-06-10 Pall's GeneDisc System helps German authorities screen for deadly E.coli strain 0 None
2011-06-10 FDA grants Fast Track Designation for Emergent BioSolutions' NuThrax vaccine 0 None
2011-06-09 Global initiative to prevent HIV in babies 0 None
2011-06-09 New vaccines on the horizon 0 None
2011-06-09 The ‘decade of vaccines’ has the potential to save lives, many challenges ahead 0 None
2011-06-09 New vaccine leads to dramatic fall in meningitis A cases 0 None
2011-06-09 Ilex, Cerus partner to distribute INTERCEPT Blood System in Israel and South Africa 0 None
2011-06-09 Make antiretroviral therapy 'cornerstone' of HIV prevention 0 None
2011-06-09 IAS calls on leaders to include HIV cure research in global strategy 0 None
2011-06-09 UNICEF representative highlights humanitarian challenges in Yemen 0 None
2011-06-09 Number of new E. coli cases abating but more deaths expected 0 None
2011-06-09 Media examine HIV/AIDS epidemic as U.N. meeting prepares to convene 0 None
2011-06-09 Torrential rains trigger flooding, mudslides, additional cholera cases in Haiti 0 None
2011-06-09 Adults with herpes zoster may face higher risk of multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-06-09 IPS examines negotiations over intellectual property laws affecting generic AIDS drugs 0 None
2011-06-09 U.N. Security Council unanimously adopts resolution on peacekeeping and AIDS 0 None
2011-06-09 Adjuvant combination generates memory CD8 T cells which could kill infected cells 0 None
2011-06-09 Rockefeller, Scripps Research develop first genetically humanized mouse model for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-06-09 Scientists, advocacy experts form new international Foundation for Vaccine Research 0 None
2011-06-08 Therapeutic equivalent to replace penicillin 0 None
2011-06-08 Intercell, Merck terminate V710 Phase II/III trial against S. aureus infection 0 None
2011-06-08 Stop TB partnership releases 5 TB prevention steps 0 None
2011-06-08 IAS calls on leaders to ensure inclusion of HIV cure research into international AIDS agenda 0 5
2011-06-08 Global Fund's transparency is essential and saves lives 0 None
2011-06-08 GSK, Crucell to test second-generation malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-06-08 Pharmasset expands PSI-7977 clinical trial for treatment of chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-06-08 South African researchers examine cash incentive HIV prevention program 0 None
2011-06-08 Lethal malaria parasite has biochemical weakness 0 None
2011-06-08 Vaccine candidate produces immune response to antigen in all strains of influenza A 0 None
2011-06-08 Health officials rule out sprouts as source of German E. coli outbreak 0 None
2011-06-08 BGI releases third version of assembled E. coli O104 genome 0 None
2011-06-08 NGOs support harm reduction declaration 0 None
2011-06-08 HP partners with nonprofit to help detect malaria outbreaks, improve health monitoring in Botswana 0 None
2011-06-08 'Designer' probiotic bacterium neutralises E. coli toxin 0 None
2011-06-08 AHF criticizes HHS Secretary announcement on 'expanded' AIDS funds 0 None
2011-06-08 International coalition launches common platform to end AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-06-08 Hepatitis C patients with chronic liver disease may benefit from drinking coffee during treatment 0 None
2011-06-08 The NY Times: A community hospital closes 0 None
2011-06-07 FDA accepts Topaz's ivermectin NDA for treatment for head lice infestations 0 None
2011-06-07 Guardian Air REME+ system helps reduce germs, allergens and airborne toxins 0 None
2011-06-07 NanoViricides' anti-influenza drug development studies to be presented at TechConnect World 2011 0 None
2011-06-07 MMV honors UT Southwestern with Project of the Year for new anti-malarial drug discovery 0 None
2011-06-07 Unique clinical trial addresses important questions about treating AIDS-related cancers 0 None
2011-06-07 Pennsylvania reports first detection of West Nile encephalitis in Greene County 0 None
2011-06-07 Sprouts suspected as possible source of German E. coli outbreak 0 None
2011-06-07 Crucell, GSK and PATH MVI partner to develop second-generation vaccine against malaria 0 None
2011-06-07 Former Malian health minister indicted in case about misuse of global fund donations 0 None
2011-06-07 HIV positive man puts three women at risk 0 None
2011-06-07 ITI receives FDA clearance for new Q fever assay kit 0 None
2011-06-07 Focus on getting more people on antiretroviral therapy as AIDS turns 30 0 None
2011-06-06 PATH malaria vaccine initiative to collaborate with GSK and Crucell in development of 2nd-generation malaria vaccine 0 4
2011-06-06 Life Technologies develops qPCR-based accurate test to detect E. coli 0 None
2011-06-06 Commentary on 30th anniversary of AIDS 1 None
2011-06-06 An anniversary — AIDS turns 30 0 None
2011-06-06 PING, HP partner to reduce malaria through mobile health monitoring technology 0 None
2011-06-05 E coli outbreak linked to tainted bean sprouts 0 None
2011-06-05 GAVI welcomes lower pentavalent vaccine price 0 None
2011-06-05 New E. coli outbreak alarms Europe 1 None
2011-06-05 Ross River Fever vaccine trials begin 1 None
2011-06-05 MRSA found in cow’s milk 0 None
2011-06-04 FDA constantly takes steps to monitor E. coli O104 outbreak in U.S. food supply 0 None
2011-06-04 U.S. foreign aid recipients own billions in Treasury securities, CRS report says 0 None
2011-06-04 Preliminary data from Ion PGM sequencer reveals German E. coli outbreak is a new hybrid strain 0 None
2011-06-04 International drug policy panel calls for legalization of some drugs, de-criminalizing drug use 0 None
2011-06-04 Primary care providers treat hepatitis C patients effectively through Project ECHO model 0 None
2011-06-04 College students more likely to talk about sexual health issues after watching TV shows 0 None
2011-06-04 GW researchers demonstrate Mta1 gene's role in survival of schistosomes 0 None
2011-06-04 Budget cuts should not include U.S. global AIDS program 0 None
2011-06-04 BGI genome sequencing identifies new super-toxic bacteria as cause of current European epidemic 0 None
2011-06-04 New strategic investment framework for AIDS 0 None
2011-06-04 Political engagement with China influences involvement in health 0 None
2011-06-04 Money must be spent wisely in fight against HIV/AIDS, report says 0 None
2011-06-04 UCLA pediatric investigators earn top accolades at TTCF Faculty Presentation Awards 0 None
2011-06-04 American College of Gastroenterology offers resources on foodborne illness, tips for food safety 0 None
2011-06-04 Scientists demonstrate why B cells exposed to chronic HIV shut down, how they can be reactivated 0 None
2011-06-04 Study assesses public's willingness to consider pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention 0 None
2011-06-04 New approach for treatment of infections of urinary tract 0 5
2011-06-04 U.S. HIV/AIDS interactive map tool 0 None
2011-06-04 European E. coli strain never seen before in humans, scientists say 0 None
2011-06-04 FSU assistant professor unlocks mysteries of KSHV infection 0 None
2011-06-03 Mimicry allows bacteria to evade host's defense responses 0 None
2011-06-03 AHF to host 'Remember AIDS' event on June 5 0 None
2011-06-03 U.N.-led joint report examines HIV/AIDS among young people ages 10-24 0 None
2011-06-03 UNICEF appealing for $6M to continue water treatment in Zimbabwe 0 None
2011-06-03 E coli outbreak in Germany continues 0 None
2011-06-03 Stevens Institute of Technology to host conference on bacteria-material interactions 0 None
2011-06-03 Mass vaccination strategy could prevent future cholera epidemics in Zimbabwe 0 None
2011-06-03 Media outlets examine case of man cured of HIV, leukemia through bone marrow transplant 0 None
2011-06-03 Copper effectively prevents spread of new E. coli strains 0 None
2011-06-03 Study provides insights into evolution and origins of MRSA 0 None
2011-06-03 Previously unknown E. coli strain affects more than 1,500 in Europe; source remains unknown 0 None
2011-06-03 Safer sex communication in transgender adults is more complicated: Study 0 None
2011-06-03 Positive interim results from iBio's H1N1 influenza subunit vaccine Phase 1 trial 0 None
2011-06-03 Climate change can harm indigenous peoples' health 0 None
2011-06-03 Elastography and serum markers show promise in patients with liver disease 0 None
2011-06-03 Opinion: Integrate NTD, HIV, TB and malaria programs 0 None
2011-06-02 New Kaiser Family Foundation tool shows which global health interventions are working 0 None
2011-06-02 Flu cases rise by 50% in Queensland: Residents alerted 0 None
2011-06-02 Positive interim results from Fraunhofer USA CMB's HAC1 influenza vaccine Phase 1 trial 0 None
2011-06-02 SHEA, ASGE update Flexible gastrointestinal endoscope guideline 0 None
2011-06-02 New study identifies odor molecules that disrupt CO2-sensing machinery of mosquitoes 0 1
2011-06-02 Google launches Dengue Trends tool to track outbreaks 0 None
2011-06-02 Sanofi, DNDi announce three-year research collaboration for neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2011-06-02 Small increases in temperature, rainfall amount can predict cholera outbreaks, study says 0 None
2011-06-02 Researchers molecularly characterize MRSA isolates from fire station environmental surfaces 0 None
2011-06-02 Anadys receives U.S. patent for setrobuvir to treat chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-06-02 E. coli bacterial research articles now available for free on SpringerLink 0 None
2011-06-01 UNAIDS Director says Pope's comments on condoms open dialogue for HIV prevention 0 None
2011-06-01 Scans, hospital infections at heart of new quality issues 0 None
2011-06-01 Experts to present latest information on paediatric infectious diseases at ESPID 2011 0 None
2011-06-01 Patients who undergo noisy operation more likely to suffer surgical site infections 0 None
2011-06-01 Media examine funding for HIV/AIDS as disease turns 30 0 None
2011-06-01 Wall Street Journal reports on U.N. AIDS declaration negotiations prior to high level meeting 0 None
2011-06-01 NIH scientists discuss expanded HIV testing and new prevention tools 0 None
2011-06-01 At the 30 year mark, AIDS epidemic still poses challenges 0 None
2011-06-01 Hospitals facing pressure to hold down costs and cut infections; drug shortages reported 0 None
2011-06-01 New online tool can help detect and monitor dengue outbreaks 0 None
2011-06-01 New York Times examines 30 years of AIDS 0 None
2011-06-01 FDA approves APP Pharmaceuticals' Piperacillin and Tazobactam for Injection 0 None
2011-06-01 Cell phones of hospital patients, visitors likely to contain potentially dangerous bacteria 0 None
2011-06-01 Emory University launches AIDSVu interactive online map for public 0 None
2011-06-01 Scientists find increases in rain and temperature could signal deadly cholera outbreaks months before they strike 0 None
2011-05-31 AIDS epidemic turns 30 0 None
2011-05-31 Moisturisers, hair dyes cause serious adverse effects 0 4
2011-05-31 Antimicrobials in plastics 0 None
2011-05-31 Scientists develop carbohydrate-based vaccine against C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-05-31 Scientists study key malaria protein structure to demonstrate how cells grow and move 0 None
2011-05-31 CMAJ report outlines challenges, approaches to manage and identify NDM-1 antibiotic resistant enzyme 0 None
2011-05-31 Some Veterans' health jeopardized due to poor infection control 0 None
2011-05-30 Complementary technologies for rapid EHEC identification and detection 0 None
2011-05-30 Optimer receives FDA approval for Dificid tablets to treat C. difficile-associated diarrhea 0 None
2011-05-29 Flu vaccines at the ready this season 0 None
2011-05-27 The Economist examines lack of attention to Plasmodium vivax malaria parasite 0 None
2011-05-27 U.N., U.S. re-evaluate HIV/AIDS treatment targets 0 None
2011-05-27 Current efforts not enough to halt HIV/AIDS in Philippines, UNAIDS country coordinator says 0 None
2011-05-27 Bacteria that infect cystic fibrosis patients could help combat MRSA 0 None
2011-05-27 Molecular mechanism of selected autophagy elucidated 0 None
2011-05-27 Emergent in active discussions with U.S. government for multi-year supply of BioThrax to the SNS 0 None
2011-05-27 Possible defense for community-acquired pneumonia among the elderly 0 None
2011-05-27 Kenya considers how PEPFAR technical guidance on MSM squares with laws against homosexuality 0 None
2011-05-27 Nature special issue focuses on vaccines 0 None
2011-05-27 Two new hepatitis C drugs effectively improve cure rates of African Americans 0 1
2011-05-27 Los Angeles Times reports on case of Libyan children infected with HIV 0 None
2011-05-27 Two national campaigns aim to reduce spread of HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases 0 None
2011-05-27 Positive results from CEL-SCI's LEAPS H1N1-activated dendritic cells trial in mice 0 5
2011-05-26 Germany increases funding for GAVI Alliance to €30 million 0 None
2011-05-26 Cattle plague – rinderpest, eradicated for good 0 5
2011-05-26 Specific influenza immunization strategies for RA patients may be required for future flu pandemics 0 None
2011-05-26 Medicago, USAMRIID enter research collaboration for Ebola vaccine candidate 0 None
2011-05-26 iBioLaunch Platform successfully expresses hookworm-derived molecule for potential vaccine 0 None
2011-05-26 HPV vaccination does not affect rate of disease flares in patients with SLE, study finds 0 None
2011-05-26 Pharmasset, Bristol-Myers Squibb initiate PSI-7977 plus BMS-790052 combination Phase 2a trial in HCV 0 None
2011-05-26 PBS' NewHour examines health insurance for 'urban poor' in Pakistan 0 None
2011-05-26 Vatican newspaper article addresses condom use among married couples 0 None
2011-05-26 Lytix Biopharma completes two LTX-109 Phase I/IIa studies in MRSA, Gram+ skin infections 0 None
2011-05-26 CDC reports 118 measles cases in 23 states, issues travel alert highlighting vaccination recommendations 0 None
2011-05-26 Recent advances in vaccine development for malaria, TB and HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-05-25 Scarcity of resources calls for equitable distribution system for novel HCV treatment 0 1
2011-05-25 PolyMedix presents new pre-clinical data on antimicrobial compounds at two scientific meetings 0 None
2011-05-25 PET scans can help determine patients' response to treatment for HIV-MDR tuberculosis 0 None
2011-05-25 Doctors report hundreds of new cholera cases in Dominican Republic 0 None
2011-05-25 Global Fund freezes grants to China over suspected misuse of funds 0 None
2011-05-25 U Should Know to launch new online sexually transmitted disease status-sharing service 0 5
2011-05-25 Ahead of U.N. General Assembly meeting next month, IPS examines global funding shortfall for HIV/AIDS treatment 0 None
2011-05-25 Recent ACS podcast focuses on new rapid blood test that can detect MRSA infections 0 None
2011-05-25 Diabetics have higher risk of contracting tuberculosis 0 None
2011-05-25 MRSA, VRE traces found in bed bugs 0 None
2011-05-25 Proteros, IP-K partner for structure-based drug discovery services in the field of infectious diseases 0 None
2011-05-24 Vuvuzela unhealthy in more ways than one: Study 0 None
2011-05-24 Whooping cough on the rise mandates continuation of vaccine drive 0 None
2011-05-24 Small pox virus destruction pushed back to 2014 0 5
2011-05-24 Largest number of measles cases in the US since 1996: Report 0 None
2011-05-24 HIV & hepatitis fears for soldiers at Middle East hospital due to protocol lapse 0 None
2011-05-24 New study shows that closing schools, other measures limited H1N1 spread in Mexico 0 None
2011-05-24 Study offers hope for reducing incidence of AIDS with potential preventive vaccine 0 None
2011-05-24 Some providers fight for chance at federal health IT funding 0 None
2011-05-24 Analysis of Nubian-era mummies finds schistosomiasis spread from altering environment 0 None
2011-05-24 NIAID team completes analysis of most proteins produced by elephantiasis parasite worm 0 None
2011-05-24 Research could pave way toward new anti-bacterial treatments 0 None
2011-05-24 Gay men seeking long-term romance online more likely to engage in safe sex 0 None
2011-05-24 Novel hepatitis C-like virus discovered in dogs 0 None
2011-05-24 IPS examines subsidized malaria drugs in Kenya 0 None
2011-05-24 HIV prevention study results raise public health questions about forcing patients into treatment 0 None
2011-05-24 Vertex Incivek receives FDA approval for treatment of chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-05-23 HIV-infected donors present novel source of organs for HIV-infected transplant candidates 0 None
2011-05-23 FDA approves Amneal's generic Furadantin 0 None
2011-05-23 EDITORIAL: Study results show need for more data on HIV prevention economics 0 None
2011-05-23 Vertex receives FDA approval for INCIVEK to treat hepatitis C 0 3
2011-05-23 Sangamo announces presentations of ZFP Therapeutics data at ASGCT 2011 0 None
2011-05-23 Lund University researcher discovers new sepsis biomarker in blood 0 None
2011-05-23 Roche's new cobas TaqScreen MPX viral discriminatory test, v2.0 now available in Europe 0 None
2011-05-23 Travel, hunting, and venison consumption linked to prion diseases 0 5
2011-05-23 H. pylori infection could play a role in Parkinson's disease development 0 None
2011-05-22 Swimmer’s ear costs millions in healthcare each year: CDC report 0 None
2011-05-21 Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researcher selected Fellow of the Royal Society 0 None
2011-05-21 Global Fund disbursed record $3B in 2010, faces more than $1B shortfall for 2011-13, report says 0 None
2011-05-21 First nucleic acid amplification test to diagnose early stages of Q fever infections receives FDA approval 0 None
2011-05-21 Kenyan HIV/AIDS advocates ask government to boost health funding 0 None
2011-05-21 Edurant receives FDA approval for treatment of HIV-1 infection 0 None
2011-05-21 WHO member states adopt resolutions on financing, reform and flu pandemic at World Health Assembly 0 None
2011-05-21 OPINION: Global health community must recognize merits of HIV treatment as prevention 0 None
2011-05-20 Gen-Probe seeks FDA regulatory clearance for PANTHER fully automated and integrated molecular testing system 0 None
2011-05-20 Merck's VICTRELIS receives European CHMP positive opinion for treatment of chronic HCV genotype 1 infection 0 4
2011-05-20 Indian wild plants offer hope against resistant infections 0 None
2011-05-20 Monitoring adherence to mandatory hand-washing protocols can help stop outbreaks of C. diff bacteria 0 None
2011-05-20 Dominican Republic health officials raise alerts about possible cholera outbreaks 0 None
2011-05-20 'No magic pill' for HIV prevention 0 None
2011-05-20 Medivir reports positive results from ASPIRE TMC435 phase 2b study for genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-05-20 New York Times examines DDT use in Uganda 0 None
2011-05-20 AIDS mortality in China drops by nearly two thirds since 2002 when country began free treatment program 0 None
2011-05-20 ViroPharma commences VP 20621 Phase 2 study for prevention of recurrent Clostridium difficile infection 0 None
2011-05-20 VIDAS TOXO IgG Avidity assay to test for recent Toxoplasma gondii infection receives FDA clearance 0 2
2011-05-19 CSL welcomes historic pandemic agreement 0 None
2011-05-19 AVAC calls on donors, policy makers to strengthen support for AIDS vaccine research 0 None
2011-05-19 People living with HIV/AIDS in China face discrimination when accessing health care, report says 0 None
2011-05-19 IRIN examines high risk of TB infection among health workers in Kenya 0 None
2011-05-19 Humanized BLT mice help prevent HIV/AIDS transmission 0 None
2011-05-19 Global health partnership announces first-, second-line AIDS drugs price reductions in developing world 0 None
2011-05-19 Abbott RealTime PCR assay for measuring HCV viral load receives FDA marketing approval 0 None
2011-05-18 Serpin-2 molecule may be a perfect target for preventing mosquito's immunity 0 None
2011-05-18 Probability of contamination during handshaking could be lower than is commonly perceived 0 None
2011-05-18 Face masks worn by TB patients could cut transmission rates to non-infected patients 0 None
2011-05-18 Kool Smiles inaugurates new Takoma Park dental office 0 None
2011-05-18 Routine Aedes aegypti mosquito control programs less expensive than ITC to fight dengue 0 None
2011-05-18 Early rainy season brings cholera to Cameroon's capital 0 None
2011-05-18 WHO Director-General outlines vision for reform in World Health Assembly opening address 0 None
2011-05-18 Epstein-Barr virus might cause multiple sclerosis, study confirms 0 None
2011-05-18 TFAH warns about impact of CDC budget cuts on America's future health 0 1
2011-05-18 Study finds three-month TB treatment regimen just as effective as standard longer course 0 None
2011-05-18 Gut bacteria influences brain chemistry and behaviour: Research 0 4
2011-05-18 New experimental vaccine prevents infection of horses with deadly Hendra virus 0 None
2011-05-18 Thirty years of AIDS 0 None
2011-05-18 New research demonstrates how geographic profiling can help combat infectious diseases 0 None
2011-05-18 Opinion: Study will unite HIV advocates, add funding pressure to Obama administration 0 None
2011-05-17 Bill Gates urges wiser vaccine coverage worldwide to save millions 0 None
2011-05-17 Decision on destroying last of the stored small pox virus samples 0 None
2011-05-17 Accelr8 presents initial ICU pilot study results at ATS International Conference 0 None
2011-05-17 Uganda launches PEPFAR-supported mobile male circumcision clinic 1 None
2011-05-17 AP reports on Global Fund's release of information on corruption, fund responds 0 None
2011-05-17 Researchers discover bed bugs with MRSA in lower-income area residents 0 None
2011-05-17 Concern over vaccine safety prevents parents from vaccinating asthmatic children 0 None
2011-05-17 World Health Assembly begins in Geneva 0 None
2011-05-17 Obese patients undergoing colon surgery more likely to develop costly surgical-site infections 0 None
2011-05-17 Sanofi hopes to launch dengue vaccine in 2014 0 4
2011-05-17 Super-resolution microscopy technique reveals how and why cell's defenses fail against plague 0 None
2011-05-17 Linezolid more effective than vancomycin in treating ventilated patients with MRSA pneumonia: Study 0 None
2011-05-17 Opinion: New HIV infections more expensive than providing antiretroviral drugs to existing patients 0 None
2011-05-16 Hendra virus vaccine to be released soon 0 None
2011-05-16 FDA warns consumers about look like antimicrobial dietary supplements 0 None
2011-05-16 GenturaDx completes external HSV 1&2 alpha studies for IDbox System 0 None
2011-05-16 Study: HIV treatment drugs slash transmission risk 0 None
2011-05-16 Computationally designed antiviral proteins may fight against influenza 0 None
2011-05-16 Global health Product Development Partners consortium select GVK BIO as preferred provider 0 None
2011-05-16 Pre-existing malaria prevents secondary infection by another Plasmodium strain 0 None
2011-05-16 Early HIV treatment can reduce transmission risk by 96%, preliminary study results show 0 None
2011-05-16 Hospital patients with pneumonia may face risk of sudden cardiac arrest 0 None
2011-05-16 Merck receives FDA approval for Victrelis to treat chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2011-05-15 AIDS spread prevention by vaccine and anti HIV drugs 0 5
2011-05-15 MRSA superbug detected in bed bugs and supermarket meats: Report 1 5
2011-05-15 Fiji ban on gatherings to curb typhoid outbreak 0 None
2011-05-15 Early treatment of HIV makes infection transmission less likely: Study 0 None
2011-05-13 Jamaican organizations will receive PEPFAR grants to fight HIV/AIDS stigma 0 None
2011-05-13 Increase in public health spending linked with reduction of pandemic influenza mortality 0 None
2011-05-13 PBS' NewsHour reports on Ukraine's efforts to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-05-13 Zaire ebolavirus may replicate in pigs and transmit to other animals 0 None
2011-05-13 Shared wind instruments may cause sickness 0 None
2011-05-13 Opinion: Three-pronged approach needed to fight malaria 0 None
2011-05-13 Opinion: Haiti's cholera epidemic endures 0 None
2011-05-13 Two DIFICID Phase 3 trial data in C. difficile infection presented at AGS Annual Meeting 0 None
2011-05-13 Tips for fighting drug-resistant superbugs 0 None
2011-05-13 Gene manipulation can improve survival rates during sepsis infection 0 None
2011-05-13 TFAH applauds HHS for new strategic approach to prevent viral hepatitis 0 None
2011-05-13 Early antiretroviral treatment can halt HIV spread in couples 0 None
2011-05-13 Mosquito's midgut bacteria can inhibit malaria parasite development 0 None
2011-05-12 McGill research team finds distinct disease-causing mutations and saves baby girl 0 None
2011-05-12 New clinical data affirms safety profile of PolyMedix's PMX-30063 in treatment of Staph infections 0 None
2011-05-12 Kool Smiles inaugurates new San Angelo dental office 0 None
2011-05-12 CrystalGenomics receives draft CSR for CG400549 Phase I MAD study in Staph infections 0 None
2011-05-12 Oral health tips for fighting gingivitis 0 2
2011-05-12 Atox Bio completes AB103 phase 1 study in severe bacterial infections and sepsis 0 None
2011-05-12 Antiretroviral therapy can reduce risk of HIV transmission in couples 0 None
2011-05-12 Salmonella enterica bacterium activates virulence genes through Fur protein 0 None
2011-05-12 NGOs urge Ugandan parliament to reject bill criminalizing homosexuality 0 None
2011-05-12 VGTI, OHSU's new vaccine candidate may fight against HIV 0 None
2011-05-12 LogisticsWeek examines PEPFAR's Supply Chain Management System 0 None
2011-05-12 Sugar boosts effectiveness of first-line antibiotics against chronic bacterial infections 0 4
2011-05-12 GSK, NanoBio initiate two NB-001 Phase 3 trials in cold sores 0 None
2011-05-11 Two DIFICID Phase 3 trial data in C. difficile presented at DDW conference 0 None
2011-05-11 Majority of urban NYC women with hepatitis B do not receive education, subsequent care 0 None
2011-05-11 BioAlliance Pharma enters license deal with Sosei to commercialize Loramyc in Japan 0 None
2011-05-11 GlobalPost examines Pres. Obama's Global Health Initiative 0 None
2011-05-11 Two DIFICID Phase 3 study data in C. difficile presented at ECCMID conference 0 None
2011-05-11 Sosei acquires rights to Loramyc in Japan from BioAlliance Pharma 0 None
2011-05-11 Novel two-drug combination cures young patient with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2011-05-11 Patients with pneumonia more likely to die if they have Vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2011-05-11 3M introduces Clean-Trace Hygiene Management System for healthcare facilities 0 None
2011-05-11 FDA clears Meridian's new C. difficile immunoassay 0 None
2011-05-10 MIGMH awarded $2.1 million grant for STD/HIV regional educational center 0 None
2011-05-10 Dalbavancin surveillance antibiotic results for Gram-positive pathogens presented at ECCMID meeting 0 None
2011-05-10 HIV drugs can be used to target malaria and other parasitic diseases 0 None
2011-05-10 First study to look at birth-cohort screening outcomes for hepatitis C virus 0 None
2011-05-10 Study confirms LcS-fermented milk reduces fever linked with acute norovirus gastroenteritis 0 None
2011-05-10 Merck launches 'Hope Against Hepatitis C' education program 0 None
2011-05-10 Tetraphase presents TP-434, TP-2758 antibiotics study data against pathogens at ECCMID 0 None
2011-05-10 More than half of all adolescents accept free rapid HIV test after risk assessment survey 0 None
2011-05-10 Pheromone-based traps for monitoring and catching bed bugs 0 None
2011-05-10 Pfizer presents SA3Ag staphylococcal vaccine Phase 1 trial data at ECCMID/ICC 0 None
2011-05-10 Simple ultrasound examination may avoid complex tests for children with urinary tract infection 0 3
2011-05-10 Aethlon seeks FDA meeting for re-initiation of Hemopurifier IDE study 0 None
2011-05-10 New York Academy of Sciences to host symposium on cutting-edge HIV/AIDS vaccine research 0 None
2011-05-10 U.S. boosts Cote d'Ivoire commitment; polio vaccine campaign delayed in country's southern region 0 None
2011-05-10 Starpharma inks licence agreement in Japan with Okamoto for VivaGel-coated condoms 0 None
2011-05-10 Opinions: Democracy needed in epidemic outbreaks; U.S. food aid; development partnerships in Africa 0 None
2011-05-09 Uganda: First vaccination for GMZ2 malaria vaccine trial 0 None
2011-05-09 World's first urine-based tuberculosis diagnostics tool 0 None
2011-05-09 New GARDASIL data against Human Papillomavirus presented at EUROGIN conference 0 3
2011-05-09 Innovative detection practices may prevent liver diseases 0 None
2011-05-08 Parasites in human waste fertilizers alarm health experts 0 4
2011-05-07 Bruker launches MALDI Biotyper system for microbial identification at ECCMID 2011 0 None
2011-05-07 Current Opinion in Immunology journal publishes Inovio's article on DNA vaccines 0 None
2011-05-07 Researchers report unexpected finding in Staph aureus study in child care facilities 0 None
2011-05-07 Cempra to present solithromycin Phase 1 study data at ECCMID/ICC meeting 0 None
2011-05-07 New book explores the hidden world of viruses 0 None
2011-05-07 Latest research on HIV immunity can help develop vaccine 0 None
2011-05-07 African Progress Panel report highlights status of African economies at World Economic Forum on Africa 0 None
2011-05-07 Study: 73% of Los Angeles children need dental care 0 None
2011-05-07 MicroPhage receives FDA clearance for KeyPath MRSA/MSSA Blood Culture Test 0 None
2011-05-07 Roche seeks FDA clearance for fully automated Chlamydia and gonorrhoeae test 0 None
2011-05-07 Also in Global Health News: WHO highlights health care-associated infections; Niger food shortages, health care workers; Latin American food security 0 None
2011-05-07 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-05-06 Spotlight on the NDM-1 “superbug” highlights the long-standing but increasingly alarming situation of antibiotic resistance globally 0 None
2011-05-06 'Confluence of circumstances' resulted in Haitian cholera outbreak, U.N.-appointed panel says 0 None
2011-05-06 H. pylori DNA may help treat severe colitis 0 None
2011-05-06 Springer author earns ESCMID recognition for work in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases 0 None
2011-05-06 TB medication variations in private markets could harm treatment efforts, study says 0 None
2011-05-06 Opinions: U.S. support for maternal, child health; infection control at borders; the AMFm model; International Affairs budget; organizations supporting women 0 None
2011-05-06 Ben-Gurion U. researcher receives Gates Foundation grant to develop fast, low-cost malaria device 0 None
2011-05-06 Neutralizing antibodies generated by immunization associated with protection against SIV infection 0 None
2011-05-06 Study examines community-based HIV testing programs in Africa, Southeast Asia 0 None
2011-05-06 Researchers solve mysteries of chikungunya's emergence in Asia 0 None
2011-05-06 Furiex Pharmaceuticals to present two JNJ-Q2 antibiotic abstracts at ECCMID/ ICC congress 0 None
2011-05-06 Short courses of antibiotics safer for children with respiratory infections on ventilators 0 None
2011-05-06 Quest Diagnostics' Simplexa C. difficile test is now available in Europe 0 None
2011-05-05 Hendra virus alert among horse owners 0 None
2011-05-05 Researchers identify key mucus component in human gut that can kill parasitic worms 0 None
2011-05-05 New test can diagnose deadly human fungal infections 0 None
2011-05-05 NBA Cares, SAHM and Tulsa Shock guard partner for teen vaccine awareness campaign 0 None
2011-05-05 UCF to develop safe, inexpensive and effective polio vaccine 0 None
2011-05-05 Desmond Tutu calls on youth to lead next generation in HIV/AIDS fight 0 None
2011-05-05 Study: XMRV retrovirus is not present in chronic fatigue syndrome patients 2 None
2011-05-05 Targeting mosquito larvae and not adults could worsen dengue epidemics, study says 0 None
2011-05-04 Durata receives positive EMA Scientific Advice on dalbavancin clinical development plan 0 None
2011-05-04 Study: 15% of U.S. nursing homes receive infection control deficiency citation per year 0 None
2011-05-04 New research sheds light on origins of cryptococcal fungal infection 0 None
2011-05-04 FTC, FDA take action on unproven STD drug products 0 None
2011-05-04 Peripheral venous catheters cause over 10% of catheter-related bloodstream infections 0 None
2011-05-04 Immunetics receives NIH grant for new confirmatory test trial in Chagas' disease 0 None
2011-05-04 AHF cautions against fast track FDA-approval for expanded use of Gilead’s Truvada 0 None
2011-05-03 SBS explores ‘superbugs’ on Insight Tuesday 10th May 0 None
2011-05-03 Merial, GenVec extend deal to develop and commercialize foot-and-mouth disease vaccine 0 None
2011-05-03 NanoViricides' FluCide drug candidate greatly reduces lung viral load in animals 0 None
2011-05-03 Lopinavir can combat HPV-related cervical cancer 1 2.7
2011-05-03 Germ Genie is also effective against C.difficile infection 0 5
2011-05-03 Leeds hospitals fined over levels of superbug related cases 0 None
2011-05-03 South Australian man succumbs to Murray Valley Encephalitis 0 None
2011-05-03 Affinium announces AFN-1252 Phase I study results in staphylococcal infections 0 None
2011-05-03 HIV drugs may also combat parasitic diseases: Study 0 None
2011-05-03 More HIV infections linked to injection drug use in East Africa, report finds 0 None
2011-05-03 Smoking-related illnesses could kill up to 1b people this century, U.N. official says 0 None
2011-05-03 Washing hands with contaminated soap can increase bacterial infection 0 None
2011-05-03 Opinions: Population growth; global HIV response; global malaria fight; child brides 0 None
2011-05-03 Secondhand smoke is hazardous for children hospitalized with flu 0 None
2011-05-03 FDA clears ITI's FilmArray RP assay for respiratory virus detection 0 None
2011-05-03 Pregnant women with H1N1 more likely to have low birth weight baby 0 None
2011-05-02 Hospitals can implement preventive measures to reduce measles outbreak 0 None
2011-05-02 Young black MSM may face high risk of HIV infection 0 None
2011-05-02 New research sheds light on why young black males have high HIV infection rates 0 None
2011-05-02 MedImmune abstracts on influenza and RSV to be presented at PAS meeting 0 None
2011-05-02 Penn State launches unique oral hygiene approach for dementia patients 0 None
2011-05-02 Addison's patients with low cortisol levels more likely to get infections 0 5
2011-05-02 Obese pregnant women are less able to fight infections 0 None
2011-04-30 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-30 PURE named winner of CSN 2011 National Child Safety Award 0 None
2011-04-30 Bioniche Life Sciences opens new livestock vaccine manufacturing facility 0 None
2011-04-30 HIV/AIDS research in Africa 0 None
2011-04-30 Preventive measures needed to ensure protection from workplace hazards, ILO head says 0 None
2011-04-30 AAHIVM praises Pennsylvania Senate's passage of legislation that reduces barriers to routine HIV testing 0 None
2011-04-30 AHF advocates to attend drug giant Abbott Laboratories' Annual General Meeting 0 None
2011-04-30 White youths less likely to be tested for STI in pediatric emergency department 0 None
2011-04-30 ED providers need to assess STI risks in adolescents: Instructor of pediatrics 0 None
2011-04-30 WHO highlights global threat of NCDs, need for action at Moscow meeting 0 None
2011-04-30 Also in global health news: Libya food shortage; PMTCT in Swaziland; TB detection in U.K.; food issues in Foreign Policy magazine 0 None
2011-04-30 Scientists discover how immune cells recognize invading pathogens in the body 0 5
2011-04-29 Researchers unravel mechanism behind sickle hemoglobin protection against malaria 0 None
2011-04-29 Antiviral Drugs Advisory Committee recommends FDA to approve telaprevir for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-04-29 Flu vaccination lowers kidney transplant recipients' risk of organ loss and death 0 None
2011-04-29 Portuguese researcher to earn Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation award for new HIV therapy 0 5
2011-04-29 Study finds low pediatric flu vaccination acceptance rates in Atlanta 0 None
2011-04-29 New genetic study suspects Armadillos as source of leprosy in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-29 New innovative pilot project to combat surgical infections 0 None
2011-04-28 UIC receives federal contract to develop antibiotics against three bacterial infections 0 None
2011-04-28 CBI, Children's Rare Disease Network and Global Genes Project partner for Rare Disease Leadership Summit 0 None
2011-04-28 PURE Bioscience introduces new Hard Surface disinfectant 0 None
2011-04-28 Hepatitis B virus rebound common in patients receiving nucleoside analogs for chronic hepatitis B 0 None
2011-04-28 CMA and AFN call federal leaders to modernize Canada Health Act 0 None
2011-04-28 Panel speakers to discuss hepatitis C prevention, treatment at Mayes College event 0 None
2011-04-28 Researchers begin approved drugs screening for clinical use against rare diseases 0 None
2011-04-28 TB screening misses immigrants: Study 0 None
2011-04-28 Stop malaria by taking precautions before travelling to endemic zones 0 None
2011-04-28 IL28B gene plays a key role in spontaneous HCV clearance in infants 0 5
2011-04-28 Seattle BioMed study to identify biomarkers for malaria vaccine design 0 None
2011-04-28 NIH awards UH with $361,000 grant for chikungunya vaccine study 0 None
2011-04-28 Low-cost colorimetric sensing array identifies bacterial infections 0 None
2011-04-28 FDA Advisory Committee recommends approval of Merck's VICTRELIS for chronic HCV genotype 1 infection 0 None
2011-04-27 Rwanda launches Africa's first nationwide cervical cancer vaccination, detection program 0 None
2011-04-27 MSF letter criticizes Johnson & Johnson for not joining Medicines Patent Pool 0 None
2011-04-27 Biomagnetics accepts Los Alamos National Labs' optical biosensor for disease diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-27 EPO grants patent to Microbix' VIRUSMAX vaccine enhancement technology 0 None
2011-04-27 World could meet U.N. goal of almost ending malaria deaths by 2015, U.N. special envoy for malaria says 0 None
2011-04-27 Boehringer Ingelheim initiates enrollment in BI 201335 Phase 3 clinical trial for chronic HCV 0 2
2011-04-27 Researchers develop protein-based inhibitor that can treat HPV 0 5
2011-04-27 IQ Therapeutics completes dosing in IQNLF Phase I trial for anthrax 0 None
2011-04-26 New study sheds light on evolution of 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) virus in Japan 0 None
2011-04-26 New malaria initiative 0 None
2011-04-26 New angle in cause of tuberculosis discovered - scientists hopeful for new therapy 0 None
2011-04-26 Durata attains global rights for dalbavancin to treat abSSSI 0 None
2011-04-26 FDA grants Cepheid marketing clearance for Xpert Flu diagnostic test 0 None
2011-04-26 PolyMedix defensin-mimetic antibiotic compounds show antimicrobial efficacy against anthrax 0 None
2011-04-26 Merck receives Health Canada approval for GARDASIL to treat HPV in women upto age 45 0 None
2011-04-26 AU health ministers highlight concerns over climate change's impact on health at CAMH5 0 None
2011-04-26 WHO Africa regional director issues message for World Malaria Day 0 None
2011-04-26 U.S. President's Malaria Initiative releases fifth annual report 0 None
2011-04-26 World Malaria Day opinion pieces 0 None
2011-04-26 African-American couples with HIV can benefit from health promotion interventions 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: More couple-based HIV counseling needed in South Africa 0 None
2011-04-26 NetGuarantee's inaugural transaction to help save lives from malaria 0 None
2011-04-26 Scientists identify key enzyme that destroys lung tissue in TB 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: HIV infection linked to increased risk of heart failure 0 None
2011-04-25 Study questions suitability of anti-retroviral drugs for the young 0 None
2011-04-25 Africa's football leaders earn UAM recognition for combating malaria 0 None
2011-04-25 Avian flu remains endemic in six countries, could take at least a decade to eradicate, FAO says 0 None
2011-04-25 Global health experts discuss legislative landscape of 112th Congress at Kaiser Family Foundation panel 0 None
2011-04-25 Ahead of Immunization Week, WHO calls for countries to come together to control measles outbreak in Europe 0 None
2011-04-25 Canadians join hands in fight against meningitis on April 24th 0 None
2011-04-25 Planned Parenthood offers free STI tests during Take Action Tour concert 0 None
2011-04-25 U.N. Secretary-General calls for scale up of global malaria efforts ahead of World Malaria Day 0 None
2011-04-25 Group B streptococci continues to increase risk of sepsis in newborns 0 None
2011-04-25 FDA approves Sanofi Pasteur's meningococcal vaccine 0 None
2011-04-25 AHF opposes Florida officials' AIDS budget proposal at 'Rule 64D' hearings 1 None
2011-04-25 AP reports on Global Fund malaria drug thefts, issues correction 0 None
2011-04-25 Maxwell Biotech, Sequella enter license agreement to commercialize SQ109 for TB treatment 0 None
2011-04-25 Creative approach can tackle bacterial infections in patients with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-04-25 Anacor's AN2728 and GSK '052 new data to be presented at upcoming meetings 0 None
2011-04-25 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-24 Sanofi Pasteur receives FDA approval for Menactra to prevent meningococcal disease 0 None
2011-04-22 Congressman Holt congratulates Vaxinnate for BARDA award to develop next generation of flu vaccines 0 None
2011-04-22 Idera announces delay in commencement of IMO-2125 Phase 2 clinical trial in treatment-naive HCV patients 0 None
2011-04-22 UNITAID has raised $2B through airline tax since 2006, could be model for G20 development funding, UNITAID chair says 0 None
2011-04-22 Sleeping sickness parasites alter form to survive and spread 0 None
2011-04-22 New study: Children born with HIV are now faring well into adolescence, adulthood 0 None
2011-04-22 Researchers discover new compound to fight against shingles 0 None
2011-04-22 Also in global health news: Nuclear accidents; measles outbreak in Europe; funding shortfall in Zimbabwe; drinking water in Pakistan; agricultural development in S. Asia 0 None
2011-04-22 Scientists discover new mechanism behind Salmonella invasion into gut cells 0 None
2011-04-22 Opinions: Fight against malaria; small, medium businesses in developing countries; BP oil spill health implications 0 None
2011-04-22 CTIS Pregnancy Health Information Line aims to educate women about meningitis 0 None
2011-04-22 GM-SCF therapy can reduce flu symptoms and prevent death 0 None
2011-04-22 EPO doping drug can reduce cerebral malaria related deaths 0 1
2011-04-21 Discovery of cancer drugs to kill malaria parasite could open up new strategies for treatment 0 None
2011-04-21 WSU researcher develops potential vaccine for Chlamydia 0 None
2011-04-21 FDA warns four firms to stop making unproven MRSA prevention claims 0 None
2011-04-21 Rate of antiretroviral virological failure higher among children living with HIV/AIDS than adults, study finds 0 None
2011-04-21 Biomagnetics signs agreement with LANL to develop validated TB biomarker assay 0 None
2011-04-21 Antenatal infection and ventilation with BPD associated with excessive accumulation of dendritic cells in lungs 0 None
2011-04-21 Opinions: Eliminating TB; HIV prevention trial; Reducing stillbirths; Foreign aid, global stability; Safe injection sites 0 None
2011-04-21 TRIM5 cellular protein helps rhesus monkeys resist HIV 0 None
2011-04-21 Immigrant screening fails to detect more than 70% cases of latent tuberculosis infection 0 None
2011-04-20 Genetically modified mosquitoes tested to prevent spread of malaria: Study 0 None
2011-04-20 $2.3 million of malaria medicines stolen 0 None
2011-04-20 Gilead, MicroDose enter collaboration for inhalable small molecule antiviral fusion inhibitor MDT-637 0 None
2011-04-20 Mylan launches Famciclovir Tablets 0 None
2011-04-20 BIOTECH Development Partners provides funds to Biomagnetics 0 None
2011-04-20 Study shows possibility of women living with AIDS to breastfeed with lower risk 0 None
2011-04-20 Furiex acquires full rights to JNJ-Q2, a novel broad-spectrum fluoroquinolone antibiotic 0 None
2011-04-20 Durata commences dalbavancin Phase 3 study in acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections 0 None
2011-04-20 Researchers to wind down HIV prevention trial in women after interim results find drug not offering protection from HIV 1 None
2011-04-20 IBD patients at greater risk of death if infected with Clostridium difficile 0 None
2011-04-20 Diagnostic test Xpert MTB/RIF proven fast and effective in low-resource settings 0 None
2011-04-20 SERI selects AB SCIEX TripleTOF 5600 system to test chronic eye inflammations 0 None
2011-04-20 Acorda receives patent for AMPYRA tablets to improve walking in MS patients 0 None
2011-04-20 MSF calls on African governments, WHO to switch to newer, more expensive treatment for severe malaria 0 None
2011-04-20 FHI to stop FEM-PrEP study of HIV prevention among heterosexual women 0 None
2011-04-20 U.N. General Assembly passes resolution urging renewed efforts to fight malaria 0 None
2011-04-20 Researchers find relation between strain of tuberculosis and Canadian fur trade 0 None
2011-04-19 African AIDS drug trial stopped prematurely 0 None
2011-04-19 Chembio initiates FDA Modular PMA process for DPP HIV 1/2 Screening Assay 0 None
2011-04-19 Commonly used strategy has no effect in reducing MRSA, VRE in hospital ICUs 0 None
2011-04-19 Vancouver's supervised injection site reduces overdose mortality rates to 35% 0 None
2011-04-19 Countries agree to draft framework on virus sharing, WHO says 0 None
2011-04-19 People with infectious mononucleosis, low UVB exposure may face high risk of MS 0 3
2011-04-19 NIH awards U of M's scientist with $10 million grant for HIV research 0 None
2011-04-19 Also in global health news: U.N., Libyan government reach deal over aid; USAID monitoring HIV/AIDS in Philippines; WFP warns of Afghanistan food shortages; U.N. appeals for more aid in Cote d'Ivoire, Namibia 0 None
2011-04-18 Groundbreaking news on Dengue 0 None
2011-04-18 Quest Diagnostics launches AccuType IL28B test for HCV 0 None
2011-04-18 iOWH's semisynthetic ART enters production, distribution phase to combat malaria 0 None
2011-04-18 Study: Borna disease virus does not contain exact copies of genomic RNAs 0 None
2011-04-18 Transgene, Inovio and ChronTech collaborate for novel vaccine phase I trial in HCV 0 None
2011-04-18 Positive results from Nabriva's BC-3781 Phase II trial in ABSSSI 0 None
2011-04-18 CHMP adopts EU positive opinion for TYSABRI labeling with anti-JCV antibody status 0 None
2011-04-17 Measles alert issued in Tasmania 0 None
2011-04-17 Drug resistant bug plaguing the meat industry: Study 0 None
2011-04-17 Legionnaire’s bug in Playboy mansion hot tub 0 5
2011-04-16 Virus-sharing draft agreement very close; U.S. yet to formally approve, Reuters reports 0 None
2011-04-16 New in vitro study results show that wound dressing with ionic silver kills strains of highly-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-04-16 CCO continues relationship with IAS for HIV care 0 None
2011-04-16 AHF commends U.S. Congress for strong bipartisan commitment to AIDS 0 None
2011-04-16 Family-based HIV prevention interventions needed for juvenile offenders, say BHCRC researchers 0 None
2011-04-16 Probiotic may reduce rate of recurrent urinary tract infections in women 0 None
2011-04-16 Hospital patients with AUDs are at increased risk of developing HAIs: Study 0 None
2011-04-15 Patients with COPD can benefit from ICS use 0 None
2011-04-15 WHO group hopes to have virus-sharing draft agreement finalized by Friday 0 None
2011-04-15 Safer-sex education leads to fewer episodes of unprotected sex 0 5
2011-04-15 New JAMA issue focuses on infectious diseases and immunology 0 None
2011-04-15 Study finds 47% of meat and poultry samples contaminated with S. aureus 0 None
2011-04-15 New report reveals toad brains may contain germ-fighting proteins 0 None
2011-04-15 African genital herpes strains are more infectious than the U.S. virus 0 None
2011-04-15 Tansy plant can help treat herpes: Study 0 None
2011-04-15 Novartis, Duke sign deal to develop pandemic flu vaccine 0 None
2011-04-15 Deadly infections at Veterans Affairs hospitals drop 0 None
2011-04-12 Mosquito borne virus alert for Western Australia 0 None
2011-04-12 NIAID finding to accelerate Chlamydia infection study 0 None
2011-04-12 Study provides new insights into tuberculosis behavior 0 None
2011-04-12 Health situation deteriorates in Cote d'Ivoire as violence continues 0 None
2011-04-12 Non-specific recurring genital symptoms could be undiagnosed herpes 0 None
2011-04-12 Depression can sabotage efforts to effectively treat Hepatitis C 0 None
2011-04-12 Strong bitter taste can cause nausea: Research 0 5
2011-04-12 Scientists develop new method to detect virus presence in cells 0 None
2011-04-12 Opinions: Empowering women, reducing global hunger; wars justified by humanitarianism; climate change, human health; budget cuts to foreign aid 0 None
2011-04-11 Gay men in Britain allowed to give blood after a decade of celibacy: Trust system 0 None
2011-04-11 GeoVax Labs expands its HIV/AIDS vaccine program with NIAID, NIH and HVTN 0 None
2011-04-11 Study confirms measles being under-reported 0 None
2011-04-11 AHF praises CA Treasurer for urging AIDS drug companies to reduce medication costs 0 None
2011-04-11 Enigma initiates ML system trial in patients with influenza 0 None
2011-04-11 Study unravels how interferon-induced factors inhibit viruses 0 None
2011-04-11 Researchers manage to grow human rhinovirus in culture using sinus tissue 0 None
2011-04-11 Synexus' Chief Medical Officer to discuss vaccine trial challenges at Washington event 0 None
2011-04-11 Viral infection likely to encourage pneumonia spread 0 None
2011-04-11 Merck announces interim analysis from V710 Phase II/III trial in S. aureus infection 0 None
2011-04-11 IDSA, U.S. health officials describe ways to respond to global threat of antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-11 New dengue test receives FDA marketing clearance 0 None
2011-04-11 SpectraShield surgical respirator receives FDA clearance to reduce MRSA infections 0 None
2011-04-11 VIGILAIR air cleaning technology greatly reduces HAI in NICU: Study 1 None
2011-04-11 Cepheid receives FDA clearance for new assay to detect C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-04-10 Malaria diagnosis made easy with smart phone app 0 5
2011-04-08 ViroXis' IND for EISO-derived product to treat HPV skin warts receives FDA approval 0 None
2011-04-08 Researchers test plants used in traditional African medicine against malaria 0 None
2011-04-08 Marking World Health Day, WHO warns misuse of antibiotics undermining global fight against infectious diseases 0 None
2011-04-08 FluCide nanoviricide drug reduces overall leukocytes in lung tissue of influenza model 0 None
2011-04-08 T2 Biosystems' technology platform demonstrates ability to detect Candida organisms in whole blood samples 0 None
2011-04-08 HALT-C trial reveals high mortality rates among patients with HCV 0 5
2011-04-08 IBM discovers biodegradable nanoparticles that seek out and destroy drug-resistant bacteria 0 None
2011-04-08 New substance to tackle drug resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2011-04-08 GeoVax Labs to update its HIV/AIDS vaccine status at World Vaccine Conference 0 None
2011-04-08 Hospira focuses on clinical surveillance systems to help reduce antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-08 Opinions: Support antibiotic R&D; foreign aid budget cuts 0 None
2011-04-08 IDSA develops plans to combat deadly antibiotic-resistant 'super bugs' 0 None
2011-04-07 New CDC guidelines to reduce risk of catheter-associated infections in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-07 World Health Day 2011 highlights problem of antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-07 Top 10 global pharmaceutical company, Medicago sign deal to develop non-influenza vaccine 0 3
2011-04-07 Opinions: Doctor shortages; harm reduction 0 None
2011-04-06 Superbugs and antibiotic resistance 0 5
2011-04-06 Optimer, Cubist sign deal to market DIFICID for CDI treatment in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-06 Study: Migratory birds play a key role in avian influenza transmission 0 None
2011-04-06 WSPA, BAWA partner for anti-rabies campaign in Bali 0 None
2011-04-06 Novartis' TOBI Podhaler receives Health Canada NOC for Pa treatment in CF patients 0 None
2011-04-06 Increased risk of virologic failure associated with NNRTI-based regimens in HIV-1 drug resistance mutations 0 None
2011-04-06 Bill Gates travels to Europe to promote global health investments 0 None
2011-04-06 HaloSource introduces new line of finished devices for in home point-of-use water treatment 0 None
2011-04-06 MCH: HyGreen Hand Hygiene Reminder System reduces infections by 89% 0 None
2011-04-06 BMJ News reports on S. Africa's HIV prevention, treatment efforts 0 None
2011-04-06 PQM program launches new public medicine database 0 None
2011-04-06 NIAID awards Aragen Bioscience with three subcontracts to advance preclinical studies 0 None
2011-04-06 LA County introduces new HIV/AIDS advertising campaign 0 None
2011-04-05 Post-infection treatment with NanoViricides FluCide reduces lung lesions caused by lethal influenza infection 0 None
2011-04-05 R&D Directions names Novavax VLP influenza vaccine as one of top '100 great investigational drugs in development' 0 4.5
2011-04-05 South Sudan health workers face worst Kala-azar outbreak 0 None
2011-04-05 International scientists to discuss climate, health data sharing at conference in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-04-05 CORHIO, five Boulder County organizations sign deal to share patient data through HIE 0 None
2011-04-05 New York Times examines nonprofits that close for mission-related reasons 0 None
2011-04-05 Statins can help prevent risk of death from pneumonia 0 None
2011-04-05 GERONTOSHIELD project receives 2.6 Million Euro fund for ageing research 0 None
2011-04-05 ETI develops extended release SC depot formulation of NSAID drug meloxicam 0 None
2011-04-05 Gilead's increase of HIV drugs price unreasonable, says AHF 0 None
2011-04-05 AIDS people may face high risk of stomach and esophageal malignancies 0 None
2011-04-05 Antimicrobial copper can effectively prevent MRSA in hospitals 0 None
2011-04-05 Scientists discover new compounds that may help fight against parasitic diseases 0 None
2011-04-05 Study suggests causal link between HSV1 and Alzheimer's disease 0 5
2011-04-05 Opinions: Africa's agricultural sector; foreign aid funding 0 None
2011-04-05 Boehringer Ingelheim receives FDA approval for Viramune XR to treat HIV-1 infection 0 None
2011-04-04 Data on hospital-acquired conditions now available 0 None
2011-04-04 People with lung cancer more likely to have high-risk forms of HPV antibodies 0 None
2011-04-04 Abbott and Enanta's ABT-450/r Phase 2 study results against HCV presented at EASL meeting 0 None
2011-04-04 Optimer study highlights economic burden of acute and recurrent CDI in hospital patients 0 None
2011-04-04 Oral cancer more common among Americans with HPV16 viral infections 0 None
2011-04-04 Experts to discuss on healthcare-associated infection at SHEA Annual Meeting 0 None
2011-04-04 Study demonstrates in vitro infection and HEV replication in human hepatocytes 0 5
2011-04-04 Catheter Connections presents DualCap device clinical data against CRBSI at SHEA meeting 0 None
2011-04-04 BMY announces PEG-Interferon lambda plus ribavirin Phase IIb trial results against HCV 0 5
2011-04-04 BMY announces BMS-790052 plus PEG-Interferon alfa and RBV Phase II trial results against HCV 0 None
2011-04-04 New data: Quadruple therapy can effectively treat patients with HCV 0 None
2011-04-04 New data finds PegIFN-lambda shows RVR in HCV patients with improved safety, tolerability 0 None
2011-04-03 New ‘nanotech’ weapon against drug-resistant superbugs 0 None
2011-04-02 Entry inhibitors can provide first new hepatitis B & D treatments for many years 0 None
2011-04-02 Experts must monitor new antiviral compounds for HCV treatment 0 None
2011-04-02 AHF launches public tribute to Hollywood legend with billboards around Los Angeles 0 None
2011-04-02 The Economist examines factors contributing to antimicrobial resistance 0 None
2011-04-02 Idera's IMO-2125 plus ribavirin Phase 1 trial results against HCV presented at EASL meeting 0 None
2011-04-02 MSD's Victrelis Phase III trial final results against HCV presented at EASL meeting 0 None
2011-04-02 Boehringer Ingelheim's BI 201335 new data against HCV highlighted at EASL meeting 0 None
2011-04-02 Boehringer Ingelheim advances into Phase 3 clinical trial of BI 201335 0 None
2011-04-02 Series of new clinical trials confirm range of viable treatment options for HCV patients 0 None
2011-04-02 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-04-02 House subcommittee approves bill calling for report on USAID's efforts to address Haiti's cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-04-02 Blocking TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand pathway partially reconstitutes HBV-specific T cells 0 None
2011-04-02 Encouraging early data from HCV vaccine phase I trial presented at International Liver Congress 0 None
2011-04-02 Researcher to host live experiment to show effectiveness of antimicrobial copper in preventing MRSA 0 None
2011-04-01 South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland form alliance to fight MDR-TB 0 None
2011-04-01 USAID Administrator testifies before State, Foreign Ops subcommittee about FY12 budget, expresses concerns about FY11 budget cuts 0 None
2011-04-01 Pediatrician suggests tips to combat allergic symptoms 0 None
2011-04-01 Results of Boehringer Ingelheim's BI 201335 study presented at Annual Meeting of EASL 0 None
2011-04-01 eGlobalTech receives HRSA contract to support enterprise-wide Call Center Study 0 None
2011-04-01 New guidelines to eliminate bloodstream infections in patients with intravenous catheters 0 None
2011-04-01 Scientists develop new experimental diagnostic test to distinguish infection from disease 0 None
2011-04-01 New findings from two modeling studies can help reduce HCV-related deaths in Europe 0 None
2011-04-01 California State Controller urges Merck, Tibotec and ViiV to reduce AIDS drug prices 0 None
2011-04-01 Lymphocyte-hepatocyte interactions: Hepatitis C virus changes the rules 0 None
2011-04-01 HIV prevention, treatment must be expanded in Asia-Pacific, delegates at regional meeting say 0 None
2011-04-01 Potential HIV vaccine component undergoes dramatic protein rearrangement 0 5
2011-04-01 Scientists engineer new protein that prevents HIV virus entry into cells 0 None
2011-04-01 EPIDEMICS³ International Conference on Infectious Disease Dynamics to take place in Boston, in Nov 2011 0 None
2011-04-01 New research finds HIV virus's V3 loop as attractive vaccine target 0 None
2011-04-01 U.N. Secretary-General releases report assessing global response to HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-04-01 Study: Pseudokinases can play a crucial role in pathogen-based disease 0 None
2011-04-01 Novartis, Intercell to initiate Pseudomonas vaccine trial in ventilated ICU patients 0 None
2011-04-01 Tibotec presents TMC435 phase 2b study interim results against HCV at EASL meeting 0 1.5
2011-04-01 New data confirms antiviral activity of fluvastatin in patients with HCV 0 None
2011-04-01 Merck's VICTRELIS phase III study results against HCV presented at EASL annual meeting 0 5
2011-04-01 DNA damage can lead to regulation of inflammatory responses 0 None
2011-04-01 Study: Electronic faucets more likely to become contaminated with bacteria 0 None
2011-04-01 Vertex announces final results from Phase 3 REALIZE study against HCV 0 None
2011-04-01 Biota Scientific receives BARDA contract to develop single-dose antiviral drug 0 None
2011-04-01 Hands-free electronic water faucets more likely to be contaminated with hazardous bacteria 0 None
2011-04-01 Conatus CTS-1027 Phase 2 trial results against HCV presented at EASL meeting 0 None
2011-04-01 Treatment for HBV infection with entecavir followed by lamivudine results in virologic rebound 0 None
2011-03-31 Vertex announces interim results from VX-222 ongoing Phase 2 study against hepatitis C 0 None
2011-03-31 Positive top-line data from Inhibitex INX-189 Phase 1b trial against HCV 0 None
2011-03-31 South Sudan faces serious health challenges as new nation, Lancet Newsdesk reports 0 None
2011-03-31 NEJM publishes MSD's VICTRELIS two pivotal Phase III studies against HCV 0 None
2011-03-31 International experts meet to focus on impact of vaccines on global health at a time of public scepticism and complacency 0 None
2011-03-31 EPA approves Clorox DISPATCH disinfectant towels registration to fight against C. difficile 0 None
2011-03-31 Simple precautions can protect against zoonotic diseases 0 None
2011-03-31 California State Controller calls upon Abbott, BI, BMS & Genentech to reduce AIDS drug prices for ADAPs 0 None
2011-03-31 Boceprevir drug can help cure hard-to-treat hepatitis C 0 None
2011-03-31 Three-drug cocktail more effective against hepatitis C virus 0 None
2011-03-31 HIV/AIDS drugs shortage with rise in cases: An update 0 None
2011-03-30 Could HIV-infected organs save 'lives? 0 None
2011-03-30 Pharmasset commences PSI-7977 Phase 2b study against HCV 0 None
2011-03-30 Los Alamos National Lab, Biomagnetics to develop and commercialize IOBS system 0 None
2011-03-30 WHO Director-General responds to draft report on agency's handling of H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2011-03-30 Insect Shield Repellent Apparel can protect against tick bites 0 None
2011-03-30 Positive preliminary results from Presidio's PPI-461 Phase 1b trial against HCV 0 None
2011-03-30 Mary Ann Liebert to launch new 'Shingles and PHN' open access journal 0 None
2011-03-30 LSTM launches collaborative project to develop, evaluate new tools for malaria control 0 None
2011-03-29 Welsh CJD alert after two years of exposure 0 None
2011-03-29 Scientist develops new model to understand peoples' behaviors during flu outbreaks 0 None
2011-03-29 Reports of H1N1 outbreaks in Venezuela, Mexico prompt quick preventive action by health authorities 0 None
2011-03-29 SRI International, CDD receive NIAID grant to develop TB information repository 0 None
2011-03-29 FDA clears new BD ProbeTec Qx Amplified DNA Assays to detect HSV 1 and 2 0 None
2011-03-28 Chembio develops DPP assay for rapid detection of HIV and HEP B/C 0 None
2011-03-28 Financial Times examines rise in public, private sector global partnerships for aid delivery 0 None
2011-03-28 Gates discusses foundation's global health priorities in India during visit to country 0 None
2011-03-28 GCRI, Max Planck Florida Institute to host discussion on TB at German House New York 0 None
2011-03-28 U.S. TB cases reach all-time low, but eradication target missed, CDC says 0 None
2011-03-28 Scientists receive AACR Team Science Award for HPV research 0 None
2011-03-27 Mexico on swine flu alert again 0 None
2011-03-25 CDC awards Duke University $2M to study prevention of HAIs using Tru-D disinfection system 0 None
2011-03-25 HIV uses base excision repair pathway to insert DNA into host-cell genome 0 None
2011-03-25 First evidence of H5N1 transmission between domestic farms and wild birds 0 None
2011-03-25 Kenya requests emergency order of 45M condoms from PEPFAR 0 None
2011-03-25 Study finds malaria as a serious problem for patients with landmine injuries 0 None
2011-03-25 Graceway receives FDA approval for Zyclara Cream to treat genital warts 0 None
2011-03-25 FXB and Merck partner to improve systems for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Botswana 0 None
2011-03-25 Antibiotic treatment does not benefit patients with discoloured phlegm 0 None
2011-03-25 EU supports new collaborative research projects on tuberculosis 0 None
2011-03-25 Financial Times, other media outlets highlight key issues in Global TB fight 0 None
2011-03-25 SeraCare launches new HIV panel 0 None
2011-03-25 Researchers find high rates of multi-drug resistant pathogen among LA population 0 None
2011-03-25 Opinions: Using taxes to reduce poverty; fighting TB; meeting global food demands 0 None
2011-03-25 Study finds significant increase in MRSA infections during summer, autumn months 0 None
2011-03-25 Merck & Co receives FDA approval for Zostavax vaccine to treat shingles 0 None
2011-03-24 Mosquitoes carry risk of Murray Valley encephalitis warn Victorian health authorities 0 None
2011-03-24 Immune system misinterprets threats and attacks body's own cells and tissue 0 None
2011-03-24 WHO report urges countries to step up fight against drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-03-24 Department of Health acting Secretary stresses need to raise TB awareness 0 None
2011-03-24 Physicians launch international advocacy campaign on TB 0 None
2011-03-24 ISEFC, TB Alliance to establish Global Health R&D Center of China 0 None
2011-03-24 SAVE THE PATIENT offers hygiene tips to prevent hospital-acquired infection 0 None
2011-03-24 Gilead's elvitegravir Phase III trial against HIV-1 meets primary objective 0 None
2011-03-24 Tick-borne disease identified as emerging threat 0 None
2011-03-23 Drug resistance tuberculosis concerns 0 None
2011-03-23 Researchers create nanosurfaces to seal leg prosthetics against bacteria entry 0 4
2011-03-23 Japanese, International officials continue to monitor radiation levels 0 None
2011-03-23 Opinions: Counterfeit medicines; oral rehydration therapy in Bangladesh; increasing access to safe drinking water; attracting R&D for health issues in Latin America 0 None
2011-03-23 Strong 'innate immunity' effective in chikungunya patients 0 None
2011-03-22 Researchers launch free online Atlas of TB vaccination policies around the world 0 None
2011-03-22 CSL Behring presents Hizentra study data against PI at AAAAI meeting 0 None
2011-03-22 VirWall launches new UV sanitizer to eliminate bacteria, virus from communication devices 0 None
2011-03-22 Watson introduces Famciclovir tablets to treat cold sores, genital herpes 0 None
2011-03-21 Abbott receives CE-Mark for new qualitative PCR-based HIV-1 test 0 None
2011-03-21 FDA clears Insmed IND for ARIKACE Phase 3 clinical trial in nontuberculous mycobacteria lung infections 0 None
2011-03-21 NanoViricides reports improved efficacy with optimized FluCide nanoviricide drug candidates for influenza 0 None
2011-03-21 Medicago launches clinical development of seasonal flu vaccine 0 None
2011-03-19 APHA issues statement recommending improved safety for workers in adult film industry 0 None
2011-03-19 Symposium discusses about novel approaches to bacterial caries management 0 None
2011-03-19 Reports highlight global state of TB epidemic, concerns over drug-resistant TB 0 None
2011-03-19 Government of Canada commits to contribute towards global effort to combat malaria 0 None
2011-03-19 African delegates call on countries to do more to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV 0 None
2011-03-19 Research roundup: Successful medical homes; shortage of HIV doctors; boosting use of $4 generic drugs 0 None
2011-03-19 Study explores impact of electronic record systems on quality of care in developing countries 0 None
2011-03-19 CDC to award $2M grant to continue CARPE program in preventing healthcare-associated infections 0 None
2011-03-19 BUSM professors highlight increased risks of naturally occurring infections 0 None
2011-03-19 Researchers identify protein that triggers immune response in TB-infected people 0 None
2011-03-18 Commentary on the global challenges of emerging viral infections 0 None
2011-03-18 Richmont obtains PURE's IV-7 Germ Defense disinfectant registration in South Africa 0 None
2011-03-18 Rubini black elderberry extract can inhibit flu and respiratory tract infections 0 None
2011-03-18 Longer looks: Health policy picks that will fascinate, captivate 0 None
2011-03-18 Opinions: TB funding; BBC World Service funding; direct cash transfer programs 0 None
2011-03-18 Anacor Pharma, MMV enter agreement to develop AN3661 for malaria treatment 0 None
2011-03-18 What about medical mistakes? 0 None
2011-03-18 Study sheds light on how vitamin A contributes to immune responses in gastrointestinal tract 0 None
2011-03-17 Nationwide observance raises awareness about HIV/AIDS spread in women 0 None
2011-03-17 Harvard, UCI receive $2 million CDC grant to help reduce hospital-borne MRSA infections 0 None
2011-03-17 Global Fund taps former HHS Sec., former President of Botswana to lead external investigation of its financial controls 0 None
2011-03-17 UNAIDS, UNDP, WHO release policy brief advising countries on using TRIPS flexibilities to drive down HIV treatment costs 0 None
2011-03-17 Expert discusses certain measures that can help prevent HAI spread 0 None
2011-03-17 Bacteria more likely to adopt 'loner' genes 0 None
2011-03-17 Fresh insight into parasite's reproductive strategy can prevent malaria spread 0 None
2011-03-17 Research highlights new parameters for HIV study 0 None
2011-03-17 Scientists to develop new universal vaccine against various flu viruses 0 3
2011-03-17 Experts to discuss work directions for fight against TB at ITM conference in Antwerp 0 None
2011-03-16 TB risk in infants exposed to infected health worker 0 None
2011-03-16 EU parliament approves resolution calling for countries to revise pandemic response 0 None
2011-03-16 Research: Underweight HCV-infected patients tend to be older at HCC onset 0 None
2011-03-16 First ever light-activated, non-surgical treatment for HPV and pre-cancerous lesions of the cervix 0 5
2011-03-16 Biomagnetics Diagnostics initiates miniaturization process for optical biosensor platform 0 None
2011-03-16 Elite controllers' T cells resist HIV-1 infection by selective upregulation of protein p21 0 None
2011-03-16 $10 million in CDC grants awarded to combat hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2011-03-16 Experimental vaccine against human norovirus generates strong, safe immune response in mice 0 None
2011-03-16 Optimer receives U.S. patent for fidaxomicin to treat CDI 0 None
2011-03-16 Artesunate more effective against severe malaria 0 2
2011-03-16 FDA clears Intralytix phage-based EcoShield food safety product 0 None
2011-03-16 ALMA receives ExxonMobil $250,000 grant to combat malaria 0 None
2011-03-16 iTherX commences ITX-5061 Phase 1b study in patients with HCV 0 None
2011-03-15 XTIO2 presents XTI 360 ANTI-GERM SYSTEM to 83rd Academy Award-nominees 0 None
2011-03-15 Additional research needed for oral PrEP to treat HIV 0 None
2011-03-15 Researchers find insufficient cleaning can lead to microbe spread on orthodontic retainers 0 None
2011-03-15 ACP receives BMY grant for HIV workforce capacity building initiative 0 None
2011-03-15 New findings help explain why toxoplasmosis causes serious disease 0 None
2011-03-15 Elevated p21 expression may block key steps in viral life cycle 0 None
2011-03-15 Hospital VIHrtual is a safe and effective tool for HIV patients 0 None
2011-03-15 Innovative strategies to reduce infections in health-care settings 0 None
2011-03-15 Global chronic disease burdens are increasing rapidly: Research 0 None
2011-03-15 Research: Used instrument can pose dangerous health risk in children 0 None
2011-03-15 WFP announces plan to boost food aid, U.N. calls for international aid amid escalating crisis in Cote d'Ivoire 0 None
2011-03-15 Study provides insight into why older adults are so vulnerable to pneumonia 0 None
2011-03-15 Five medical centers receive CDC grant to help reduce healthcare-associated infections 0 None
2011-03-15 Scientists show how E. coli strain causes infection in individuals 0 None
2011-03-15 New findings may open doors for vaccine development against HIV, tuberculosis 0 None
2011-03-14 Study provides insight into aging immune system 0 None
2011-03-14 ChronTech initiates ChronVac-C DNA vaccine Phase IIb study against HCV 0 None
2011-03-14 External panel issues draft report saying WHO response to H1N1 lacked cohesion, clarity 0 None
2011-03-14 New international research project to identify antibiotics against tuberculosis 0 None
2011-03-14 Swine flu pandemic declaration by WHO being investigated by experts 0 None
2011-03-12 Flu pandemics may return & mutating strains: Studies 0 None
2011-03-11 Food for healthy teeth and gums 0 5
2011-03-11 NIH awards InDevR $3 million Phase II SBIR grant for influenza-related research 0 None
2011-03-11 Discovery: VPS4A enzyme plays a key role in release of HIV particles 0 None
2011-03-11 CHF signs agreement with Global Fund to implement HIV/AIDS program in Colombia 0 None
2011-03-11 Canadian House of Commons passes bill that could ease access to generic drugs in developing countries 0 None
2011-03-11 Researchers concerned about use of mercury-based compound in inactivated flu vaccines 0 None
2011-03-11 Researchers uncover new disease mechanism in patients with CGD 0 5
2011-03-11 HIV-infected patients may face increased risk of bone fracture 0 None
2011-03-10 Positive preliminary results from Sinovac EV71 vaccine phase I trial in adults 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA approves Matrix NDA for Zidovudine Tablets 0 None
2011-03-10 House Foreign Affairs Committee hears testimony on security, human rights, health in Democratic Republic of Congo 0 None
2011-03-10 New research identifies major surgeries that face risk of developing postoperative sepsis 0 None
2011-03-10 PQC: Americans express rising concern about hospital acquired infections 1 None
2011-03-10 AHF unveils new national advertising campaign about AIDS drugs 0 None
2011-03-10 Swine flu virus may evolve into a deadlier form 0 None
2011-03-10 Opinions: Investing in science, technology; Indian public-private partnership for NTDs; U.S. global food security investments; Clinton's statements on PEPFAR; U.S. foreign aid; primary care 0 None
2011-03-10 Salmonella may serve as valuable tool to fight against cancer 0 None
2011-03-10 Illicit drug users may face increased risk of microbial infections 0 None
2011-03-09 Vertex to present telaprevir and VX-222 study results against hepatitis C at EASL annual meeting 0 None
2011-03-09 Research shows how tubercle bacterium manages to survive inside body's macrophage cells 0 None
2011-03-09 Merck to present VICTRELIS phase III study data against HCV at EASL annual meeting 0 3
2011-03-09 Also in global health news: Rights abuses in Myanmar; Indian malnutrition; Mali Global Fund grant; shift in USAID's programs in Afghanistan; Gates Foundation grant for vaccines 0 None
2011-03-09 Survey: Most HIV-positive patients die of cancer 0 None
2011-03-09 ITMNs can reduce Japanese Encephalitis transmission to humans 0 None
2011-03-09 Chemotherapy drugs also kill malaria parasite 0 None
2011-03-09 Study: HBV infection reduces risk of liver metastasis in CRC patients 0 None
2011-03-08 Study finds AFFIRM assay may accurately detect Trichamonos vaginalis 0 None
2011-03-08 New insight into malaria 0 None
2011-03-08 New discovery in childhood respiratory disease 0 None
2011-03-08 BMY to present new Phase II data on investigational hepatitis C compounds at ILC 0 None
2011-03-08 Mississippi researchers work on drug discovey for poison ivy skin rash 0 None
2011-03-08 Anacor and iOWH establish research agreement to identify new drugs for shigellosis 0 None
2011-03-08 Institute for Genome Sciences plays key role in investigation of anthrax attacks 0 None
2011-03-08 New clinical trial to assess antiretroviral treatment in HIV-infected individuals based on CD4 counts 0 1
2011-03-08 UTHealth study: Children with H. pylori infection have lower levels of iron 0 None
2011-03-08 Scientists sequence Clostridium botulinum genome that produces neurotoxin 0 None
2011-03-08 Excelsior medical's SwabFlush receives FDA 510(k) clearance 0 None
2011-03-07 NanoLogix announces MRSA testing preliminary results, new Science Advisory Board members at UTHSC 0 5
2011-03-06 Food safety lawyer calls on DeFranco & Sons to pay medical bills for hazelnuts victims 0 None
2011-03-06 New research: Rectal specific microbicides can protect against HIV 0 None
2011-03-05 Rotary International, Itzhak Perlman join Chicago Symphony Orchestra to present Concert to End Polio 1 None
2011-03-05 iPrEx update, bone mineral density study highlighted at day three of 18th CROI 0 None
2011-03-05 U.N. panel recommends reparations fund for victims of sexual violence in DRC 0 None
2011-03-05 HIV prevention, treatment highlighted at Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections 0 None
2011-03-05 American Express, TakePart announce final round of Members Project winners 0 None
2011-03-05 Grifols receives FDA approval for Alphanate to treat vCJD 0 None
2011-03-05 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-03-05 Gates Foundation makes $10M PRI in Liquidia to support development of vaccines, therapeutics 0 None
2011-03-05 IMMY, University of Nevada, Reno collaborate to make new blood test for Cryptococcosis 0 None
2011-03-04 Sangamo's preclinical ZFN-gene modification studies for HIV/AIDS treatment presented at CROI 0 None
2011-03-04 New study suggests HIV-positive people aren't paranoid 0 None
2011-03-04 Study: Vaccinated children and adolescents are less prone to infectious diseases 0 None
2011-03-04 Pediatrician unveils latest findings of IMPAACT HIV/AIDS study during 2011 CROI 0 None
2011-03-04 Scientist develops cryo-electron microscopy to clarify salmonellae structure 0 1
2011-03-04 New discovery holds promise for TB treatment 0 None
2011-03-04 Nevirapine reduces HIV transmission risk from mother to breastfeeding infants by 75% 0 None
2011-03-04 Researchers investigate why immune system is blunted after spinal cord injury 0 1
2011-03-04 Protesters call on Indian government to reject free trade agreement with EU 0 None
2011-03-04 AHF receives American Express fund to fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-03-04 Ekomed to collaborate with Immune Network and Immunitor for further research of Immunoxel/Dzherelo 0 None
2011-03-04 ATS releases new report detailing emerging trends in HIV-linked pulmonary disease management 0 None
2011-03-03 Community gym surfaces do not appear to be reservoirs for MRSA transmission 0 None
2011-03-03 Low vaccination rates across Australia 0 None
2011-03-03 'Implementation science' approach to play a critical role in next phase of PEPFAR program 0 None
2011-03-03 Positive outcomes from Argos AGS-004 Phase 2a trial in patients with HIV 0 None
2011-03-03 Study reveals expansion of NK cells after acute infection 0 None
2011-03-03 Lancet Infectious Diseases examines how resource gaps are creating barriers to reduce child mortality 0 None
2011-03-03 New Sanitized MedX 200s active ingredient series to reduce risk of HAI 0 None
2011-03-03 Vertex announces positive interim results from telaprevir Phase 2 study in patients with HCV, HIV 0 None
2011-03-03 Adherence counseling during HIV treatment greatly improves patient outcomes 0 None
2011-03-03 Vical receives EMA Scientific Advice for Phase 3 trial of TransVax therapeutic CMV vaccine 0 None
2011-03-03 Study demonstrates neuronal loss during initial stages of HIV infection in mouse model 0 None
2011-03-03 Patients with end-stage renal disease who opt for PD experience no greater risk of catheter infection 0 3
2011-03-03 Genetic variants determine severity of HCV-related graft disease and antiviral treatment response 0 None
2011-03-03 Seven-year study finds Group B strep as main cause of newborn bacterial meningitis 0 None
2011-03-03 CDC report shows 58% decline in bloodstream infections in U.S. hospital ICUs 0 None
2011-03-02 Study: Fluoride forms on teeth is up to 100 times thinner than previously believed 0 3.5
2011-03-02 IAVI, THSTI collaborate to establish HIV Vaccine Design Program in India 0 None
2011-03-02 Calypte Biomedical completes new Aware HIV-1/2 oral fluid rapid test internal studies 0 None
2011-03-02 FDA clears Meridian's illumigene C. difficile molecular amplification test 0 None
2011-03-02 Novabay commences NVC-422 catheter Phase 2 trial to treat UCBE 0 None
2011-03-02 Virostatics' VS411 Phase 2a trial results against HIV presented at 18th CROI 0 None
2011-03-02 New report finds 58% drop in CLABSIs in hospital intensive care units 0 None
2011-03-02 Inter Press Service explores how Kenya's Anti-Counterfeit Act, possible EU-India free trade agreement could scale back access to affordable medications 0 None
2011-03-02 Accelr8 to present new BACcel test study results against hVISA in Europe 0 None
2011-03-02 Court case question: Who holds the patent — drug company or research institution 0 None
2011-03-02 Baxter announces European rMRP approval of PREFLUCEL seasonal influenza vaccine 0 None
2011-03-02 Scientists at retrovirus conference present findings on microbicide gel, Truvada, male circumcision, ART care by nurses 0 None
2011-03-02 New insight into HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-03-02 Vaccine-induced cellular immune responses against HIV-1 infection exert selective pressure on the virus 0 None
2011-03-02 EPO to grant patent for Apricus MycoVa product to treat nail fungus 0 3
2011-03-02 Existing plans for drug use during flu pandemic can reduce wastewater treatment efficiency 0 5
2011-03-02 OneWorld Health receives FDA clearance for iOWH032 phase 1 trials to treat secretory diarrhea 0 None
2011-03-01 HIV women take photos to document their lives 0 None
2011-03-01 VaxInnate receives $196 million BARDA contract to develop novel flu vaccines 0 None
2011-03-01 European Commission approves BMY's BARACLUDE(r) to treat CHB in adult patients with liver disease 0 None
2011-03-01 World’s largest gay media co. partners on cross-cutting HIV/AIDS campaign 0 None
2011-03-01 ADC announces RNAscope technology clinical study results for HPV-associated head and neck cancers 0 None
2011-03-01 Tenofovir gel more effective than oral tablet for HIV treatment: Study 0 None
2011-03-01 Star-Ledger examines Tibotec's agreement with generic drug makers on experimental HIV/AIDS treatment 0 None
2011-03-01 Anti-AIDS gel shows promise 0 None
2011-03-01 Scientists to launch international working group to tackle HIV 0 None
2011-03-01 Meda launches Medivir's cold sore treatment Xerese in the U.S. 0 None
2011-03-01 Positive preliminary data from SB-728-902 Phase 1 trial against HIV/AIDS presented at 18th CROI 0 None
2011-03-01 Novavax announces agreement to license VLP vaccine technology to LGLS 0 None
2011-03-01 Cancer drug may help combat flu 0 None
2011-03-01 Social networking websites can increase risky sexual behaviors in homeless youth: New study 0 None
2011-02-28 HHS awards two contracts to accelerate flu vaccine availability 0 None
2011-02-28 EDMA supports the Rare Disease Day 0 None
2011-02-28 Tenofovir gel may help reduce risk of HIV from anal sex 0 None
2011-02-28 Synageva supports Fourth International Rare Disease Day 0 None
2011-02-28 Positive results from Trius torezolid Phase 1 lung study 0 None
2011-02-28 EPA approves BioNeutral's Ygiene 206 antimicrobial disinfectant 0 None
2011-02-28 19th annual EJAF Academy Awards Viewing Party raises nearly $4 million to fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-02-28 Immunitor to present latest results from imm01 trial in tuberculosis patients at African conference 0 None
2011-02-28 MEPs, OETC visit new TB vaccine trial site to express support for candidate development 0 5
2011-02-28 New research may shed light on how HIV virus reactivates from latency 0 None
2011-02-28 House, Senate leaders continue negotiations on FY11 budget; global health advocates protest spending cuts 0 None
2011-02-28 Scientists identify new pathogen linked to childhood dental disease 0 None
2011-02-28 New study identifies recurrent wound botulism among injection drug users 0 None
2011-02-28 STD testing for elderly may be covered by Medicare 0 None
2011-02-28 Authorities work to contain measles scare 0 None
2011-02-28 Scripps Health offers genetic testing to patients with Hepatitis C 0 None
2011-02-28 Acute viral infection does not appear to cause exacerbation of IPF 0 None
2011-02-25 NIH-funded study finds way to reduce transmission of malaria to humans 0 5
2011-02-25 Targets against MRSA in microgravity 0 None
2011-02-25 Researchers explain genetic differences that distinguish early-transmitting HIVs-viruses 0 None
2011-02-25 Journal of Clinical Virology publishes positive outcome from CMX001 treatment against AdV infection 0 None
2011-02-25 Study demonstrates ability of cobas HPV Test to detect HPV-16, HPV-18 genotypes linked to cervical cancer 0 None
2011-02-25 Nearly 60,000 newly acquired infections per year in Germany's intensive care units 0 None
2011-02-25 Bristol-Myers Squibb awards $1 million grant to reduce hepatitis-related health disparities in Asia 0 None
2011-02-25 Next-generation sequencing provides important clues to traceback foodborne illness outbreak 0 None
2011-02-25 BioCryst receives HHS contract to complete peramivir Phase 3 study in patients with influenza 0 None
2011-02-25 Researchers identify probiotic bacterial strain that may treat ulcers caused by H. pylori 0 4
2011-02-24 Transgenic fungal approach can fight against malaria and bug-borne diseases 0 None
2011-02-24 New research: Significant number of HCV patients in the U.S. does not have health insurance coverage 0 None
2011-02-24 PolyMedix completes PMX-30063 Phase 1 exposure-escalation clinical study to treat Staph infections 0 None
2011-02-24 PhRMA: 460 medicines in development for rare diseases 0 None
2011-02-24 Scientists confirm presence of infectious life forms in waste, drinking water treatment plants 0 None
2011-02-24 Researchers develop new inexpensive way of filtering water with silver nanoparticles 0 None
2011-02-24 Sanofi Pasteur to participate in first international bell-ringing event to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-02-24 FDA allows marketing of Ridascreen Norovirus 3rd Generation EIA assay in the US 0 None
2011-02-24 Opinions: Foreign aid lessons from Britain; food security; Global Fund investigation; U.S. food aid cuts; Africa needs trade 0 None
2011-02-24 Daily report global health conversations: Health sector corruption 0 None
2011-02-24 Senate Majority Leader will attempt to pass new one-month stopgap measure to avoid government shutdown 0 None
2011-02-24 General Electric extends healthcare IT portfolio to mobile devices and tablet computing 0 None
2011-02-24 New vaccine offers hope against Hepatitis C 0 5
2011-02-24 Polio: Myanmar plans vaccination campaign after confirming first new case in three years; India fights disease in rural areas 0 None
2011-02-23 Mass polio vaccination campaigns in Burma and Sudan 0 None
2011-02-23 Finally! A vaccine against Dengue 0 3
2011-02-23 Study results of NanoViricides anti-dengue drug candidates presented at NIH/NIAID sponsored conference 0 None
2011-02-23 Pharmacelsus participates in FLUCURE project to develop novel therapeutics against influenza 0 None
2011-02-23 Antiepileptic drugs could make HIV drugs less effective 0 None
2011-02-23 Haiti's cholera outbreak has plateaued, death rate remains high in rural regions, U.N. says 0 None
2011-02-23 Biochemist receives STAC grant to find treatment for C. albicans infection in premature infants 0 None
2011-02-23 New DNA technology to study cystic fibrosis 'superbug' during infection 0 None
2011-02-23 Tifacogin administration shows no treatment benefit in patients with severe CAP 0 None
2011-02-23 New nanoparticle can help develop vaccines against HIV, malaria 0 None
2011-02-22 'Day on Deadly Killers' 0 None
2011-02-22 Researcher finds antibiotic in Eastern Red Cedar tree effective against MRSA 0 None
2011-02-22 Novartis FLUAD seasonal flu vaccine for older adults receives Health Canada approval 0 None
2011-02-22 Murray valley encephalitis surfaces after 37 years 0 None
2011-02-22 Old folk remedy revived: How Tansy may be a treatment for herpes 0 None
2011-02-22 Why are Chlamydia and HPV major public health problems? 1 None
2011-02-22 Vical extends relationship with U.S. NMRC for emerging disease vaccine platform 0 None
2011-02-22 FDA approves OraSure's rapid antibody test to detect HCV 0 None
2011-02-22 Scientists believe plant extracts may have medical benefits to treat herpes 0 None
2011-02-22 Tropical seaweed's antifungal chemical cues may have promising antimalarial properties for humans 0 None
2011-02-22 Experimental vaccine appears to protect against pneumonia 0 None
2011-02-22 Seal Shield launches new SILVER BLUE wireless iPad keyboard and case for healthcare 0 None
2011-02-22 Positive results from TMC435 phase 2b PILLAR study in treatment-naive patients with HCV 0 None
2011-02-21 Standard Register launches world's first anti-microbial laser wristband for patient identification 0 None
2011-02-21 Scientists show bacteria in polluted rivers become resistant to range of antibiotics 0 None
2011-02-21 Sanofi Pasteur, International Vaccine Institute support Dengue Vaccine Initiative 0 None
2011-02-21 Proper wound care may treat skin infections effectively than antibiotics in children with MRSA 0 3
2011-02-21 Canada Scholar presents research on link between cities and water-related diseases at AAAS conference 0 5
2011-02-21 New diagnostic tool to detect patients with active TB disease 0 None
2011-02-20 Scientists decode DNA of parasitic worm that causes trichinosis 0 None
2011-02-20 New research demonstrates how climate change can increase exposure, risk of human illness 0 None
2011-02-20 Scientists use synthetic oil for dispersing pathogenic fungi to prevent malaria spread 0 None
2011-02-20 Bangladesh cholera vaccine trial 0 None
2011-02-19 Former President Carter highlights gains in reducing spread of Guinea worm disease 0 None
2011-02-19 Nasal spray vs. injection -- what would you prefer? 0 None
2011-02-19 AHF commends Congressman Hastings for securing additional $42M for AIDS Drug Assistance Programs 0 None
2011-02-19 New, simple device to detect lung pathogens causing pneumonia 0 None
2011-02-19 Novavax announces final safety, immunogenicity results from H1N1 VLP vaccine at WHO meeting 0 4.5
2011-02-19 GIBH, Saint Louis University form global research partnership to combat malaria 0 None
2011-02-19 New tuberculosis vaccine provides better protection 0 None
2011-02-19 U.S. scientists assess progress of dengue vaccine at 3-day summit in Puerto Rico 0 None
2011-02-18 Tibotec begins enrollment in TMC435 phase 3 trial for treatment of HCV 0 None
2011-02-18 Rotary club plans variety of awareness and fundraising activities to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-02-18 AHF criticizes President Obama's budget proposal for HIV/AIDS programs 0 None
2011-02-18 U.N.-backed meeting in Bangkok will examine how legal barriers in Asia hamper fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-02-18 Rinsing technique with betadine may reduce infection rate following total knee, hip arthroplasty 0 None
2011-02-18 RyMed's InVision-Plus IV Connector decreases catheter-related bloodstream infections by 92.6% 0 None
2011-02-18 New approaches for controlling sleeping sickness caused by trypanosomes 0 3
2011-02-18 Report finds neglected diseases research funding up in 2009, funding for related non-profits down 0 None
2011-02-18 Smoking, exercise influence Vitamin E's effect on pneumonia risk 0 None
2011-02-18 Avenir team discovers how Neisseria meningitidis disseminates into bloodstream 0 None
2011-02-18 Conatus commences multi-center CTS-1027 Phase 2b trial for HCV treatment 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: Ventilator-associated pneumonia infections drop by 70% in Michigan hospitals 0 None
2011-02-17 Researchers develop new pneumococcal vaccine through novel discovery approach 0 None
2011-02-17 Experts say signs and treatment of bacterial infection often misunderstood 0 None
2011-02-17 Clinical trial finds atorvastatin may inhibit HIV progression, help in infection's management 0 None
2011-02-17 Poll: 73% of New Jersey people think investment on global health research is important to state's economy 0 None
2011-02-17 WH statement says Obama would veto FY11 budget that 'undermines critical priorities or national security' 0 None
2011-02-17 HHS unveils new National Vaccine Plan to enhance coordination of immunization activities 0 None
2011-02-17 Upcoming Bangladeshi mass cholera vaccine program might shed light on strategy effectiveness 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: 1 in 5 homeless people with tuberculosis die within a year of diagnosis 0 None
2011-02-16 New fully human monoclonal antibodies to battle Chikungunya 0 None
2011-02-16 Vical announces issuance of U.S. Patent for cytomegalovirus vaccines 0 None
2011-02-16 Flu vaccine update 0 1
2011-02-16 Bioniche presentation focuses on implementing E. coli cattle vaccine to reduce risk of human infection 0 5
2011-02-16 Over 20% of young children with respiratory viral infections will develop middle ear infections 0 1
2011-02-16 Also in global health news: Gates Foundation global health head to step down; drug, medical supply shortages in Gaza; food security in N. Korea 1 None
2011-02-16 GAVI chair calls for greater reductions in vaccine prices for developing countries 0 None
2011-02-16 Viral Genetics' lead researcher, Advisor to receive Lauren F. Brooks Hope Award 0 None
2011-02-16 AHF condemns budget move by House Republicans for global AIDS programs 0 None
2011-02-16 NGDI-UBC, CDRD partner for drug development platform to treat neglected global diseases 0 None
2011-02-16 Obama's 2012 budget proposal requests boost for GHI funding, slight core budget increases for State, USAID 0 None
2011-02-16 New study: CHG cloths more effective in reducing risk of hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2011-02-16 Mylan launches generic Vfend 0 None
2011-02-15 The Lancet publishes Baxter's PREFLUCEL phase III trial results against seasonal influenza 0 4
2011-02-15 Dengue strikes in a “vicious” way in north Qld 0 None
2011-02-15 ITM research provides deep insight into interactions between HIV virus and human cells 0 None
2011-02-15 EMBL scientists reveal new insights into bacterial enzymes that causes tuberculosis 0 None
2011-02-15 February is again peak time for influenza across the nation 0 None
2011-02-15 TFAH applauds overall increase in disease prevention funding, expresses concern over CDC cuts 0 None
2011-02-15 Green on satellite images warns of hantavirus outbreaks 0 None
2011-02-15 Pneumococcal vaccine officially rolled out in Kenya 0 None
2011-02-15 AFP/News24 reports on uptick in dengue outbreaks in Latin America 0 None
2011-02-14 NIH awards renewal grant to BMC's CARE unit to expand education of physicians-in-training 0 None
2011-02-14 Contaminated alcohol prep pad may have caused sudden death of two year old 0 None
2011-02-14 Positive results from Glenmark's crofelemer Phase 2 study in acute watery diarrhea 0 2
2011-02-14 First chromogenic culture medium to simultaneously detect Salmonella and Shigella 0 3
2011-02-14 Free, confidential home-kit testing for sexually transmitted infections effective with young people 0 None
2011-02-14 Janssen, Medivir collaborate to discover and develop drugs against dengue virus 0 None
2011-02-14 Advocates call for follow-through on decade-old pledge to remove tariffs on malaria treatments, prophylactics in Africa 0 None
2011-02-14 Antimicrobial CPC non alcohol mouth-rinse decreases incidence of preterm birth 0 None
2011-02-14 Gene-transfer system may control mosquito-borne diseases without pesticides 0 None
2011-02-14 New York Times examines factors contributing to presence of 'exotic' infectious diseases in New York City 0 None
2011-02-13 HIV infection in mothers reduces disease resistance in babies: Study 0 None
2011-02-13 HIV trials and tribulations 0 None
2011-02-13 More people sick with salmonella from custard pastries 0 None
2011-02-11 Silver treated IV connectors may cause potentially deadly infections 0 5
2011-02-11 AHRQ: $25.3 billion spent for kidney disease treatment every year 0 None
2011-02-11 Protective immunity against HIV can be achieved without presence of virus neutralizing antibodies in the blood 0 None
2011-02-11 Vaccinating through salivary glands may provide protection against wide range of diseases 0 None
2011-02-11 FDA grants Inhibitex Fast Track Designation for INX-189 in treatment of chronic hepatitis C viral infection 0 None
2011-02-11 Study reveals beneficial anti-fibrotic effects of Pentraxin-2 in TGFβ1-induced lung disease 0 None
2011-02-11 RF-induced heat therapy could help treat common parasitic skin infection 0 None
2011-02-11 Anacor, Medicis collaborate to discover and develop boron-based treatment for acne 0 None
2011-02-11 Richard J. Fasenmyer Foundation awards $3M to Cleveland physicians for AIDS research 0 None
2011-02-11 Rapid GBS test useful adjunct to third trimester culture for accurate GBS detection at time of labor 0 None
2011-02-11 Viral infection of Leishmania leads to increased pathogenicity 0 3.5
2011-02-11 Study finds too low drug concentrations used for treatment of children with TB 0 None
2011-02-11 £160,000 award to devise anti-microbial collar to prevent bacterial infections associated with broken bones 0 None
2011-02-11 Times of India examines dengue vaccine trials 0 None
2011-02-10 Medivir initiates phase 1a clinical trial of TMC649128 for chronic HCV infection 0 None
2011-02-10 Global Health Consortium to support development of vaccines to control dengue fever 0 None
2011-02-10 Gilead resubmits NDA for single-tablet regimen of Truvada/TMC278 0 None
2011-02-10 Key advance in development of fast, simple test for detection of cholera 0 None
2011-02-10 Avian flu vaccine stockpiled in 2004 still useful 0 None
2011-02-10 Idenix announces updates on HCV and HIV clinical development programs 0 None
2011-02-10 Global Hygiene Council: Three simple steps to keep your family protected against infections 0 5
2011-02-10 First patient treated in cytomegalovirus~ACE/ASPECT Phase II randomised clinical trial 0 None
2011-02-10 Akonni signs license agreement with USAMRIID to develop multiplex testing products for bio-security applications 0 None
2011-02-10 AHF commends LA City Council for legal study on tying condom use to adult-film production permits 0 None
2011-02-10 New study: No difference in contamination between physicians' long-, short-sleeved workwear 0 None
2011-02-10 HIV-negative babies born to HIV-positive mothers have lower antibody levels for some infections, study finds 0 None
2011-02-10 Liquidia to explore PRINT particle technology with PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative 0 None
2011-02-10 Teva reports positive results from QNAZE Phase III perennial allergic rhinitis trial 0 None
2011-02-09 Zogenix receives 2011 DDP Industry Achievement Award for SUMAVEL DosePro 0 None
2011-02-09 GeoVax opens second HIV clinical trial site at Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic 0 None
2011-02-09 International AIDS Society urges donors and governments to continue funding 0 None
2011-02-09 Natco Pharma files ANDA with FDA for generic version of Tamiflu 0 None
2011-02-09 Gates Foundation awards USF $5.45M for malaria research 0 None
2011-02-09 Improved awareness of AIDS deaths, fear of infection lead to huge decline in Zimbabwe's HIV rates 1 None
2011-02-09 Irisys to develop sensors for improving compliance with hospital handwashing regulations 0 None
2011-02-09 Vical announces issuance of US patent for HSV-2 vaccine 0 4
2011-02-09 Babies born to HIV-infected mothers have lower antibody levels against bacterial infections 0 5
2011-02-09 Medicago granted FDA clearance for clinical development of seasonal flu vaccine 0 None
2011-02-08 Researchers report promising new approach to treat diabetic wounds, bed sores 0 None
2011-02-08 Rib-X commences Phase 2b trial to assess delafloxacin, linezolid, vancomycin for treatment of ABSSSI 0 None
2011-02-08 Anti-cancer shots for boys in the pipeline 0 None
2011-02-08 International research team receives AACR award for innovative, meritorious science 0 None
2011-02-08 Abbott's Ibis, PLEX-ID technologies identify causative organism of plague in Afghanistan 0 1
2011-02-08 Vatican to host one-day international HIV/AIDS conference in May 1 None
2011-02-08 Anthem Blue Cross reminds seniors in Maine to get vaccinated against annual flu, pneumonia 0 None
2011-02-08 Study on non-surgical approach for treatment of liver hydatidosis 0 None
2011-02-08 New study shows economic burden of dengue in Western Hemisphere is $2.1 billion per year 0 None
2011-02-08 Researchers develop new method for drug discovery using math to combat HIV, other diseases 0 None
2011-02-07 Abbott launches PLEX-ID Biothreat Assay to detect, distinguish 17 different pathogens 0 1
2011-02-07 BAI releases 2011 State of AIDS in Black America report 0 None
2011-02-06 Blood test for screening mad cow disease to come soon: Study 0 None
2011-02-06 Technique that cleared mouse of HIV-like virus sparks hope for new therapy 0 3
2011-02-05 HHS Secretary releases statement on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 0 None
2011-02-05 Henry Schein, supplier partners, ADA to sponsor 'Give Kids A Smile Day' event 0 None
2011-02-05 Global Fund announces measures to increase fraud detection, prevention 0 None
2011-02-05 Studies show growing problems of non-communicable diseases in low-, middle-income countries 0 None
2011-02-05 AIDS United awards new grants to improve lives of people with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-02-05 Dermatologists urge athletes to be aware of most common skin infections 0 None
2011-02-05 Roche launches cobas TaqScreen DPX Test for parvovirus B19 and hepatitis A virus 0 None
2011-02-05 Newly identified mosquito subspecies highly susceptible to malaria parasite, prefers outdoors 0 None
2011-02-04 Jungle Brolly launches new natural line of non alcoholic industrial hand sanitizers 0 None
2011-02-04 Research roundup: Comparing profit and nonprofit hospice care; Hospital mortality and spending; High-deductible insurance plans 0 None
2011-02-04 Dermatologists offer preventative tips to minimize pesky skin problems caused by plants 0 3
2011-02-04 Queen's awarded £1.74 million grant to study microbiology of Cystic Fibrosis pulmonary infection 0 None
2011-02-04 Report examines how health worker shortages could keep developing countries from achieving universal access to HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment 0 None
2011-02-04 Study finds total cost of dengue illness in Americans to be $2.1 billion per annum 0 None
2011-02-04 AHF urges all AIDS drug manufacturers to reduce medication cost by 20% 0 None
2011-02-04 Cell signaling hormone boosts immune response to clear HIV-like infection 0 None
2011-02-04 Tacere announces reacquisition of HCV compound development, commercialization rights in Asia 0 None
2011-02-03 FIND, Cepheid collaborate to develop rapid molecular test for measurement of HIV viral load 0 None
2011-02-03 Stockpiling flu drugs, vaccines reduces impact of pandemic, but option out of reach for most countries, study finds 0 None
2011-02-03 Public health experts: Improved community engagement needed to prevent pandemic spread 0 None
2011-02-03 New England Journal publishes fidaxomicin Phase 3 trial results against CDI 0 5
2011-02-03 First therapeutic vaccine designed from dendritic cells of patient achieves significant response 0 None
2011-02-03 Intermittent use of preventive malaria drugs in children found to help prevent malaria transmission, studies say 0 None
2011-02-03 Malaria transmission to decline in Burundi because of global warming 0 None
2011-02-03 Shionogi-ViiV Healthcare initiates 572-Trii fixed-dose combination therapy study for HIV 0 None
2011-02-03 Fidaxomicin demonstrates 45% reduction in recurrences vs. existing treatment for C. difficile infection 0 None
2011-02-02 Study finds recurrences of shingles prevalent in the immunocompetent population 4 4
2011-02-02 Size of influenza-laden particles linked to risk of infection 0 None
2011-02-02 New study examines role of later acquisition of hepatitis C in HIV patients 0 None
2011-02-02 TEAM TO END AIDS endurance training program launched 0 None
2011-02-02 At AU Summit, U.N. Secretary-General calls for more efforts to empower women, stop sexual violence 0 None
2011-02-02 FDA issues reminder about safe use of non-sterile alcohol prep pads 0 None
2011-02-02 Bethany Christian Services creates HIV Adoption Toolkit to educate parents 0 None
2011-02-02 New research: HIV-infected youth get pregnant more often, suffer complications frequently 0 4
2011-02-02 Surge of mosquito borne disease in South Australia following wet weather 0 None
2011-02-02 CDH first hospital in New England to use Xenex PX-UV disinfection system 0 None
2011-02-02 Daily probiotic may help prevent upper respiratory tract infections in athletes: Research 0 5
2011-02-02 Scientists test new dry powder measles vaccine that can be inhaled 0 None
2011-02-02 Study finds link between oral health care and heart disease 0 1
2011-02-01 Positive interim results from H5N1 Avian Influenza VLP vaccine Phase II human clinical trial 0 None
2011-02-01 Positive interim results from Medicago's Phase II clinical trial of H5N1 Avian Influenza VLP vaccine 0 None
2011-02-01 Scientists successfully crystallise key norovirus enzyme 0 None
2011-02-01 New method to identify communication pathways connecting distant regions within proteins 0 None
2011-02-01 Older Americans treated in Michigan ICUs see vast decrease in likelihood of dying: New study 0 None
2011-02-01 Johns Hopkins-led safety checklist program appears to reduce hospital deaths by 10% 0 None
2011-02-01 Johnson & Johnson deal may bring HIV/AIDS drugs to developing countries faster 0 None
2011-02-01 Current prevention efforts delay but do not prevent HCV among injection drug users 0 None
2011-02-01 News briefs from February issue of journal Chest 0 None
2011-02-01 New study: Swine flu transmission is most intensive between children of same class 0 None
2011-01-31 Oragenics to commence second phase 1 clinical trial for SMaRT Replacement Therapy 0 None
2011-01-31 KCI announces agreement to license Wright Medical Group's GRAFTJACKET for wound care 0 None
2011-01-31 Water contamination warnings after floods 0 None
2011-01-29 Initiative to eliminate polio in the U.K. 0 None
2011-01-29 Viral Genetics enters binding Release and Settlement Agreement with T&T 0 None
2011-01-29 ISU researchers study parasites that cause NTDs in humans 0 None
2011-01-29 Scientists use full genome sequencing to identify precise steps in molecular evolution of S. pneumoniae 0 None
2011-01-29 BMJ News reports on calls for WHO to control, prevent spread of cholera 0 None
2011-01-29 Research roundup: Barriers to trauma care, immunizations; Small business tax credit; Medicare coverage of preventive care 0 None
2011-01-29 UK government, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support efforts to stamp out polio 0 None
2011-01-28 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2011-01-28 WOUNDS article profiles efficacy of Quick-Med's antimicrobial BIOGUARD dressings 0 None
2011-01-28 PCMD forms 6M research and analysis network to investigate role of virus infection in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-01-28 Improper food handling can lead to gastrointestinal illness in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Bill Gates, crown prince of Abu Dhabi announce $100m pledge for vaccines for Afghan, Pakistani children 0 None
2011-01-28 Tibotec grants multiple non-exclusive licenses to generic manufacturers for rilpivirine hydrochloride 0 None
2011-01-28 Matrix enters licensing agreement with Tibotec for generic Rilpivirine Hydrochloride 0 None
2011-01-28 HIV causes specific subset of CD4+ T-cells to age rapidly: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Reuters examines how Russia's 'drug problem' has 'become an AIDS problem' 0 None
2011-01-28 Opinions: Global poverty; Global Fund corruption; Tackling poverty, environmental issues 1 None
2011-01-28 Early dental visit is important for good oral health in children 0 None
2011-01-27 HIV drug used by drug abusers in a deadly concoction 0 None
2011-01-27 Flood-borne diseases make their appearance 0 None
2011-01-27 IEHA, Cintas release list of best practices for reducing HAIs within healthcare facility 0 None
2011-01-27 'Phenotype switching' helps bacteria lie dormant inside host cells and become a reservoir for relapsing infections 0 None
2011-01-27 AHF surpasses 150,000 patient milestone 0 None
2011-01-27 Mass cholera vaccination early in outbreak could stem spread of disease, studies show 0 None
2011-01-27 Pfenex receives $3.1 million SAIC sub-contract to develop malaria antigen 0 None
2011-01-27 Lancet series examines health issues facing populations in Southeast Asia 0 None
2011-01-27 MRSA screening in ICU patients can save costs for hospitals 0 None
2011-01-27 Inviragen completes memorandum of understanding with Duke-NUS 0 None
2011-01-27 Researchers find food-borne bacteria can cause difficult-to-treat heart infections 0 None
2011-01-26 Anadys begins dosing in ANA598 Phase IIb study for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-01-26 Researchers develop anti-HIV gene therapy for rendering T-cells resistant to infection 0 None
2011-01-26 Research shows how pathogenic bacteria hide inside host cells 0 5
2011-01-26 Measles warnings for Australia and New Zealand 0 None
2011-01-25 Survival following transplant surgery for liver cancer not impacted by HIV-positive status 0 None
2011-01-25 Evaluating patients for genetic variations impacts adherence to antiviral therapy 0 None
2011-01-25 Triad alcohol prep pads with ARIXTRA Starter Kits not to be used 0 None
2011-01-25 APIC announces initiative to eliminate central line-associated bloodstream infections 0 None
2011-01-25 ASM to host 2011 Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting 0 None
2011-01-25 Scientist receives grant for research on parasitic diseases through African biodiversity medicines 0 None
2011-01-25 NPMA offers tips to recognize and avoid rodent infestations this winter 0 None
2011-01-25 m2m, HP collaborate to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in Africa 0 None
2011-01-25 Strong opposition to 'prescription-only' measures for OTC medicines with pseudoephedrine 0 3
2011-01-25 RRD enters partnership with NIH Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases program 0 None
2011-01-25 New study finds disparities in chlamydia screening 0 None
2011-01-25 Vaccination campaigns to stop yellow fever spread get underway in E. Africa 0 None
2011-01-25 Simple means of improving binding affinity of synbodies 0 None
2011-01-25 Fixed Phage to develop products based on Strathclyde's technology for tackling infections 0 None
2011-01-25 Researchers find White-Hispanic disparities in receiving immunization against flu, pneumonia 0 None
2011-01-24 NBC News examines drug-resistant malaria along Thai-Cambodian border 0 None
2011-01-24 BMJ News examines ongoing investigation of WHO's handling of H1N1 0 None
2011-01-24 Also in Global Health News: Cholera death in DR; TB vaccine study; Rising food prices 0 None
2011-01-24 FDA accepts Optimer's fidaxomicin NDA for filing 0 None
2011-01-24 Positive interim data from ongoing V5 Phase IIb imm01 trial against tuberculosis 0 None
2011-01-24 Research findings reveal HIV's hiding spot, new way to stop the virus 0 None
2011-01-24 Eliminating sugary drinks from diet can reduce tooth decay in American Indian children 0 None
2011-01-23 Odontoblast cells are part of immune system, protect teeth from decay: New research 0 None
2011-01-23 Bird flu outbreak in Japan 0 None
2011-01-21 AHF proposes funding solutions to current ADAP crisis 0 None
2011-01-21 Vibrio cholerae kills E. coli bacteria 1 None
2011-01-21 WHO executive board meeting addresses agency's policy on counterfeit, substandard medications 0 None
2011-01-21 Many couples misjudge partners' risk behaviors 0 None
2011-01-21 New research says EPO hormone can modulate immune response 0 None
2011-01-21 Scientists find ADAR1 enzyme protect against measles virus 0 None
2011-01-20 BUSM receives NIH grant to explore how chronic inflammation can lead to systemic diseases 0 None
2011-01-20 Akonni introduces TruTip kit for extraction of human genomic DNA from fresh, frozen whole blood 0 None
2011-01-20 Actor George Clooney contracts malaria 0 None
2011-01-20 Routine rotavirus vaccine shows a significant drop in diarrhea cases: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 FDA accepts Vertex's telaprevir NDA for six-month Priority Review 0 4.8
2011-01-20 FDA provides tentative approval under PEPFAR for Matrix's Lamivudine and Zidovudine NDA 0 None
2011-01-20 FDA grants Soligenix Orphan Drug Designation to RiVax for prevention of ricin intoxication 0 None
2011-01-20 HIV-infected patients three times more likely to suffer strokes 0 None
2011-01-20 Scientists discover fundamental mechanism behind toxic protein aggregation in neurodegenerative diseases 0 5
2011-01-20 BI refuses to offer increased access to AIDS drugs for low-income Americans 0 None
2011-01-20 Koronis' KP-1461 drug causes extra mutations to occur in HIV genome in HIV-infected patients 0 None
2011-01-20 Swiss HIV Cohort Study identifies simple method to determine time of infection 0 None
2011-01-20 UMB enters license agreement with Bali BioSciences for new strategy to combat sepsis, HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-01-20 QBC Diagnostics releases ParaLens Advance to provide benefits of LED fluorescence microscopy 0 None
2011-01-20 DARPA grants $5.6 million to Dana-Farber to develop viable countermeasures against unknown pathogen 0 None
2011-01-20 World Bank announces additional $5m grant to fight cholera in Haiti 0 None
2011-01-20 WHO Director-General expresses concern over public mistrust of vaccines 0 None
2011-01-20 Exciton, ULURU sign agreement to develop and market Altrazeal exSALT product 0 None
2011-01-20 Apricus Bio's MycoVa demonstrates 'non-inferiority' for treatment of onychomycosis compared to Loceryl 0 None
2011-01-20 Small molecules may inhibit entry of Ebola into human cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Study: HIV-positive head and neck cancer patients respond well to radiation therapy treatments 0 None
2011-01-19 Scientists determine protein structure that delivers genetic material of HIV to human cells 0 None
2011-01-19 Study finds link between public transport and risk of catching ARI 0 None
2011-01-19 Legionnaires’ disease scare in Bali: Australian tourists warned 0 5
2011-01-19 Malaria parasite caught in action on film for the first time 0 5
2011-01-19 Race and region play major role in health outcomes of people infected with HIV 0 None
2011-01-19 Transplant surgeons routinely use fewer organs from high-risk donors 0 None
2011-01-19 Collaborative study may lead to improved influenza vaccine and vaccines for other respiratory virus infections 0 None
2011-01-19 Dr. Kathleen receives NSF grant to measure how climate change will impact risk of malaria, dengue fever 0 None
2011-01-19 Dextran-coated onto iron oxide nanoparticles can detect cholera toxin: Study 0 None
2011-01-19 Researchers create biyouyanagin compound library 0 None
2011-01-19 Convalescent plasma therapy may reduce mortality rate in patients with H1N1 infection: Study 0 None
2011-01-19 Meganucleases used to prevent HSV-1 infection 0 4
2011-01-19 BSi and OMJPI enter development agreement for novel neurological and psychiatric disease therapeutics 0 None
2011-01-19 Healthy teeth and gums may reduce risk for pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 None
2011-01-19 New project on developing countermeasures for natural and intentional exposure to disease pathogens 0 None
2011-01-19 WHO Director-General opens executive board session with calls for reform 0 None
2011-01-19 AMBR sensor measures growth and drug susceptibility of bacterial cells without use of microscope 0 None
2011-01-19 Research provides new insight into how HIV protein's structural changes may alter viral infection into healthy cells 0 None
2011-01-19 UMMS begins MBL-HCV1 Phase 2 trial to prevent hepatitis C virus infection in liver transplant patients 0 None
2011-01-18 FDA approves Natroba for treatment of head lice infestations 0 None
2011-01-18 New York Times examines Russia's 'inadequate fight' against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-01-18 Australians urged to vaccinate babies and care givers against whooping cough 2 None
2011-01-18 iBio grants commercial, royalty-bearing license to Fiocruz/Bio-Manguinhos for new yellow fever vaccine 0 None
2011-01-18 Few opt for vaccine to prevent painful shingles, NPR reports 0 None
2011-01-18 PositiveID and RFID Solutions complete development of temperature-sensing microchip 0 None
2011-01-18 Vaccine to prevent MRSA infections after bone and joint surgery 0 5
2011-01-18 Scientists create GM chicken that does not spread bird flu to other chickens 0 None
2011-01-18 New way to halt lung inflammation 1 1
2011-01-18 RTS,S offers 46 percent protection against malaria for at least 15 months after vaccination, Study finds 0 None
2011-01-18 Clinical studies by expert HIV clinicians suggest that HIV-TRePS may have clinical and economic benefits 0 None
2011-01-18 Juice Plus+ reduces number of sick days, lowers expenditure on cold medicines: Study 0 3.3
2011-01-18 Opinions: U.S. HIV funding; Global fund accountability; World food supply 0 None
2011-01-18 Cincinnati Children's provides tips on how to stop the spread of flu germs 0 None
2011-01-14 New evidence about broadly-reactive neutralizing antibodies that block HIV infection 0 None
2011-01-14 Health Canada requests Osiris for additional information in support of Prochymal approval 0 None
2011-01-14 Collaborative Drug Discovery receives additional grant for TB drug research 0 None
2011-01-14 Better understanding of rotational motion in living cells may help researchers study causes of deadly diseases 0 None
2011-01-14 FDA stops operations of N.Y.-based beverage company 0 None
2011-01-14 News outlets examine reaction to WHO plan to contain drug-resistant malaria 0 None
2011-01-14 Airborne prions can induce mad cow disease: Research 0 None
2011-01-14 Study reports long-term complications in childhood survivors of bacterial meningitis 1 2
2011-01-14 IDRI receives Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation multi-million dollar grant to identify new leads in TB 0 None
2011-01-14 ITM scientists to combat tapeworm infection using drugs 0 None
2011-01-14 FDA clears Nanosphere's RV+ test for detection of respiratory viruses 0 None
2011-01-14 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grants $1.5million to Liverpool University for bacterial study 0 None
2011-01-13 Chicks that don’t pass on bird flu 0 None
2011-01-13 BioCryst reports positive results from peramivir Phase 3 study in influenza 0 None
2011-01-13 WHO, Roll Back Malaria partnership launch initiative to contain artemisinin-resistant malaria 0 None
2011-01-13 SDIX receives FDA method equivalency and AOAC-RI certification for Salmonella Enteritidis test system 0 None
2011-01-13 Antibiotic treatment may be sufficient to overcome River Blindness 0 None
2011-01-13 Washington Post examines theories on climate change's potential impact on disease spread 0 None
2011-01-13 New discovery has brought dream of transforming measles virus against cancer 0 None
2011-01-13 FDA's determination of equivalency validates Neogen's rapid test for Salmonella enteritidis 0 None
2011-01-13 New research paper reveals key lessons about origins of 2009 H1N1 pandemic 0 None
2011-01-12 Drug resistant malaria on the prowl 0 None
2011-01-12 Americans taking bed bug resurgence seriously 0 None
2011-01-12 Offensive protein generated by HPV handicaps defensive protein made by the human body 0 None
2011-01-12 Study highlights importance of independent evaluation of Tamiflu drug 0 1
2011-01-12 PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases features Inovio’s Chikungunya DNA vaccine 0 None
2011-01-12 Scientists introduce DNA directly into cell nucleus using protein nanodisks 0 None
2011-01-12 56% of respondents have still not received flu shots 0 None
2011-01-12 Private rooms in the ICU help reduce hospital infections 0 None
2011-01-12 Common disinfectant degrades water-borne viruses 0 None
2011-01-12 Antibodies produced by people who recovered from H1N1 offer clues for universal flu vaccine 0 None
2011-01-12 Acne bacterium may also cause infections all over the body 0 4
2011-01-11 How chlamydia increases risk of ectopic pregnancy 0 None
2011-01-11 Dirty cash machines – Literally! 0 None
2011-01-11 Medical aid workers should take pre-travel precautions to prevent disease transmission 0 None
2011-01-11 OraSure to introduce QuickFlu test for detection of type A and type B influenza 0 None
2011-01-11 Less than 7% of U.S. seniors get shingles vaccination 0 None
2011-01-11 Pharmasset, Bristol-Myers Squibb collaborate for proof of concept study on chronic HCV 0 None
2011-01-11 Predator microbes may work against antibiotic resistant disease-causing bacteria: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 Floods may become a healthcare challenge, warns the AMA 0 None
2011-01-10 Potential single vaccine for permanent immunity to all influenza 0 None
2011-01-10 Researchers describe crucial initial steps taken by measles virus attachment proteins with receptors 0 None
2011-01-10 Positive preclinical results from Inovio's novel DNA vaccine targeting HIV Clade C virus 0 None
2011-01-10 U.N. announces members of independent panel to investigate source of Haiti's cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-01-10 Male circumcision helps reduce rates of HPV transmission to women, study finds 1 None
2011-01-10 Air purifier helps reduce H1N1 swine flu virus on contact 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA, EMA accept boceprevir for expedited review 0 None
2011-01-10 Lancet World Report examines health risks associated with inaccurate TB tests, WHO's upcoming recommendations 0 None
2011-01-10 Tips for surviving a bout with 'stomach flu' 0 5
2011-01-10 Positive results form INX-189 Phase 1b trial against hepatitis C virus 0 5
2011-01-09 Old flu jabs from pandemic to combat this winter’s peak 0 None
2011-01-07 Malaria drug makes cancer drug more effective 0 None
2011-01-07 MedImmune announces in-licensing agreement with Amgen for IL-1 pathway targeting novel monoclonal antibody 0 None
2011-01-07 Chimerix initiates enrollment in CMX001 clinical study for life-threatening conditions caused by dsDNA viruses 0 5
2011-01-07 Study supports two-dose vaccine regimen for protecting children from chickenpox 0 None
2011-01-07 Pharmasset reports positive data from PSI-7977 and PSI-938 HCV clinical programs 0 None
2011-01-07 Elevated rates of 'Sarcoid Like' Granulomatous Pulmonary Disease found in WTC responders 0 None
2011-01-07 IDSA releases MRSA treatment guidelines 0 3
2011-01-07 Get examined during National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-01-07 DARPA grants million dollar to IDRI to develop single dose influenza vaccine 0 None
2011-01-07 Extreme obesity a powerful risk factor for death among 2009 H1N1 patients 0 None
2011-01-07 TPRF provides clean water, sanitation, hygiene education to Haitians affected by cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-01-06 Queensland’s flooded residents warned against insect bites 0 None
2011-01-06 VEREGEN Ointment added as new therapeutic option in 2010 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines 0 3
2011-01-06 Profectus BioSciences commences GENEVAX IL-12 phase 1 study for HIV 0 None
2011-01-06 Studies show XIFAXAN 550 mg tablets demonstrate significant relief of global IBS symptoms 0 None
2011-01-06 Impact of flu vaccine opt-out is being seen as A(H1N1) returns to Europe 0 None
2011-01-06 Indian drugmaker seeks to make, sell generic version of Pfizer's HIV drug 0 None
2011-01-06 Scientists identify prognostic biomarker to treat patients with HCV 0 None
2011-01-06 Study sheds light on quantity of MRSA colonization, relationship between quantities at different sites 0 None
2011-01-06 Columbia research team identifies bacteria may play a key role in atherosclerosis 0 None
2011-01-06 Study provides new insights into how viruses establish chronic infections 0 None
2011-01-06 Bacteria adopt defence strategy to promote antibiotic resistance 0 None
2011-01-06 ODS enters license agreement with Enox Biopharma to develop novel treatment for periodontal disease 0 None
2011-01-05 New resolvin reduces levels of pro-inflammatory molecules and cells in inflammation caused by E. coli 0 None
2011-01-05 Men are more willing to receive HPV vaccine, trend may help reduce cancer deaths 0 None
2011-01-05 P. gingivalis infection accelerates inflammation and atherosclerosis in the innominate artery 0 None
2011-01-05 Insecticidal nets do not always work against diseases transmitted by insect bites 0 4
2011-01-05 Indian government rejects Abbott's patent application for second-line ARV 0 None
2011-01-05 Dongsheng obtains exclusive sales rights of Thymosin Alpha 1 Injection in China 0 None
2011-01-05 Two doses of varicella vaccine provide higher antibody levels than one 0 4
2011-01-05 Researchers develop new hand-held instrument for glaucoma screening 0 None
2011-01-05 Seattle Times looks at response to Haitian cholera outbreak on the ground 0 None
2011-01-05 Get examined during Glaucoma Awareness Month 0 None
2011-01-05 FDA lifts clinical hold on Hemispherx's Alferon LDO Phase II study for influenza prevention 0 None
2011-01-04 Anadys begins ANA598 Phase IIb study for hepatitis C 0 None
2011-01-04 Flu outbreak peak yet to come: Experts 0 None
2011-01-04 Hepatitis A scare at Long Island church 0 None
2011-01-04 Trial to eliminate deadly Dengue begins 9 5
2011-01-04 AHF to supply $1 million in free AIDS drugs to Florida's disenrolled and wait listed HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-01-04 ImmuVen to develop T cell receptor proteins for treating MRSA, cancer 0 None
2011-01-04 FDA clears first automated molecular tests to diagnose and differentiate HSV infection 0 5
2011-01-04 The Scientist examines how nonprofit, for-profit pharma groups are working together to make drugs more affordable for developing countries 0 None
2011-01-04 Pandemic flu toolkit for nursing facilities 0 None
2011-01-04 New ATS guidelines for treating fungal infection in adult pulmonary and critical care patients 0 None
2011-01-03 Mothers can play a key role in convincing college-aged women to receive HPV vaccine