Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Disease/Infection News Stories - March 2012

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2012-03-31 Report examines political history of international AIDS conferences 0 None
2012-03-31 India's success against polio is promising step in defeating disease worldwide 0 None
2012-03-31 Study examines TB services in prisons in countries receiving Global Fund grants 0 None
2012-03-31 U.S. releases policy requiring dual-use biological research reviews amid bird flu debate 0 None
2012-03-31 'Large-scale action' needed in Myanmar to prevent spread of artemisinin-resistant malaria parasites 0 None
2012-03-31 Dengue infection makes mosquito's blood feeding more efficient 0 None
2012-03-31 Data from Cempra's CEM-101 Phase 2 trial on N. gonorrhoeae infections to be presented at ECCMID 0 None
2012-03-31 Data from Cempra's CEM-101 Phase 2 trial on CABP to be presented at ECCMID 0 None
2012-03-31 Abbott receives CE Marking for PLEX-ID instrument and assays 0 None
2012-03-31 FDA approves Roche's cobas p 630 pre-analytical instrument 0 None
2012-03-31 Cancer patients with CDI may benefit from DIFICLIR drug 0 None
2012-03-31 IPS reports on research study examining knowledge, beliefs of cervical cancer among Argentinian women 0 None
2012-03-30 Risk of botulism at California fish processing company 0 None
2012-03-30 Stop TB Partnership, TAG release report on tuberculosis research funding 0 None
2012-03-30 Infection with dengue virus turns on feeding-related genes in mosquitoes 0 None
2012-03-30 Basidiobolomycosis appears to be emerging in the Southwestern U.S. 0 None
2012-03-30 Researchers, experts debate publication of H5N1 research amid updated studies 0 None
2012-03-30 Small electrical sensors can quickly detect MRSA infection 0 None
2012-03-30 Scientific research is crucial to preventing, controlling, eradicating infectious diseases 0 None
2012-03-30 Health workers feeling effects of staff, supply shortages at clinics in southwestern Uganda 0 None
2012-03-30 Treatment areas of ambulances fared well when tested for dangerous bacteria 0 None
2012-03-30 Women with HIV superinfection have more potent antibody responses 0 None
2012-03-30 NABJ convenes first day of annual Media Institute on Health conference 0 None
2012-03-30 HPV-related head and neck cancer on the rise among middle-aged white men 0 None
2012-03-29 Avian and swine flu viruses hijack genetic regulators during human infection 0 None
2012-03-29 Nomir announces data from Noveon Laser pivotal trial on onychomycosis 0 None
2012-03-29 Ethiopia's workplace HIV/AIDS policy aims to help employers, employees nationwide 0 None
2012-03-29 Vaccination for HPV reduces risk of renewed disease 0 None
2012-03-29 Global Fund's general manager discusses future direction, achievement of fund in interview 0 None
2012-03-29 Broad-ranging CVBD prevention key element of animal health planning 0 None
2012-03-29 Lack of aid money in Haiti threatening health, human rights of displaced people, U.N. official warns 0 None
2012-03-29 Philippines health department reports 72% increase in number of HIV cases recorded in February 2012 versus 2011 0 None
2012-03-29 Mere presence in a room can add 37 million bacteria 0 None
2012-03-29 P. falciparum colonizes America via two separate introduction routes: Study 0 None
2012-03-29 CDC Director provides update on AIDS epidemic in anticipation of AIDS 2012 conference 0 None
2012-03-29 Single-port laparoscopic appendectomy performed at Valley Presbyterian Hospital 0 None
2012-03-29 Interleukin, U-M School of Dentistry complete enrollment in PST Genetic Test study 0 None
2012-03-29 Malaria funding has helped prevent nearly 1M child deaths over past decade, study finds 0 None
2012-03-29 FDA approves Avioq HTLV-I/II Microelisa System 0 None
2012-03-28 Researcher joins nationwide effort to monitor resistance to antibiotics 0 None
2012-03-28 Cholera vaccination campaign still stalled in Haiti, NPR reports 0 None
2012-03-28 India's public, private sectors must do more to control TB 0 None
2012-03-28 UofL researcher receives patent for novel biochemical discovery 0 None
2012-03-28 Insecurity threatening success of West, Central African mass polio vaccination campaign 0 None
2012-03-28 HAART does not completely suppress HIV in sexually active MSM 0 1
2012-03-28 Pakistan's draft bill that would punish parents for not vaccinating children 'misses the mark' 0 None
2012-03-28 First clinical trial to evaluate intravenous antibiotics for CF lung infection 0 None
2012-03-28 World Bank presidential nominee Kim begins 7-country 'listening tour' to promote candidacy 0 None
2012-03-28 Opinion pieces, blog posts, editorial respond to nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead World Bank 0 None
2012-03-28 South African mines must have HIV, TB, workplace safety policies to receive license, Minister says 0 None
2012-03-28 Inadequate government TB program, lax drug sale regulations contributing to MDR-TB cases in India, health groups say 0 None
2012-03-28 Study: 20.1M individuals infected with HEV across 9 world regions 0 None
2012-03-28 United Nations Foundation launches Nothing But Nets campaign 0 None
2012-03-28 New microfluidic chip more effective in detecting flu outbreaks 0 None
2012-03-27 Improvement in collaboration between TB and HIV services saves 910 000 lives 0 None
2012-03-27 National biosecurity panel to hold closed-door meeting on bird flu research 0 None
2012-03-27 MedImmune receives FDA approval for FluMist Quadrivalent vaccine 0 None
2012-03-27 BRICS countries increasing global health, development aid, report says 0 None
2012-03-27 U.N. SG Ban calls for global effort to fight TB on World TB Day 0 None
2012-03-27 White House nominates global health expert Jim Yong Kim to head World Bank 0 None
2012-03-27 Promotion and education of female condom prevent HIV and save medical care costs 0 None
2012-03-27 Chevron recognized as first 'Global Fund Corporate Champion,' VOA News reports 0 None
2012-03-27 Pharmaplan, Moberg Derma to distribute Nalox/Emtrix in South Africa 0 None
2012-03-27 South African government plan aims to eliminate new HIV, TB infections within 20 years 0 None
2012-03-27 Opinion pieces, editorials, blog posts recognize World TB Day 0 None
2012-03-27 IU biologist to genetically modify variants of chlamydia 0 None
2012-03-27 Tips to prevent tick-borne diseases 0 None
2012-03-27 Study reveals how HSV-1 virus overcomes intrinsic host defenses 0 None
2012-03-27 Researchers launch major aspirin trial to eradicate H. pylori 0 None
2012-03-27 Vaccine to prevent Campylobacter in chickens can help reduce food-borne illness 0 None
2012-03-27 Ripeness of fruit determines how food-poisoning bacteria grow on them 0 None
2012-03-26 Time for no-fault vaccination compensation 0 None
2012-03-26 India’s TB treatment inadequate raising risk of drug resistance 0 None
2012-03-26 USPTO issues patent to Inovio's SynCon H1N1 influenza vaccine 0 None
2012-03-26 Periodontal treatment may decrease medical care costs for people with diabetes 0 None
2012-03-26 Researchers perform first scientific evaluation of high-fluoride toothpaste 1 None
2012-03-26 Bacteriophages can tackle drug-resistant bacterial infections 0 None
2012-03-26 S. gordonii may trigger infective endocarditis 0 None
2012-03-26 GenVec announces data from respiratory syncytial virus vaccine program 0 None
2012-03-26 Researchers identify gene that influences how we respond to flu infection 0 None
2012-03-26 Researchers pinpoint new mechanism that potently activates T-cells in leprosy 0 None
2012-03-23 New method to easily identify cause of rare diseases 0 4
2012-03-23 Polio eradication must be achieved or world risks rise in number of cases 0 None
2012-03-23 Swazi, South African activists march to U.S. consulate in Johannesburg to call for emergency Global Fund meeting 0 None
2012-03-23 U.N. SG calls for 'global solidarity' in fight against TB 0 None
2012-03-23 Bringing together NTD and WASH sectors of public health 0 None
2012-03-23 Blog posts comment on World TB Day 0 None
2012-03-23 Lancet editorial calls for TB control, elimination efforts to be on G20 agenda 0 None
2012-03-23 NGOs release joint statement calling for governments to increase payments to Global Fund to fill gap in TB funding 0 None
2012-03-23 MSF warns MDR-TB is more widespread than previously thought 0 None
2012-03-23 Investigators identify proteins that may indicate fetus at risk for UTI-induced prematurity 0 1
2012-03-23 UC Riverside to study molecular basis of hormonal regulation of mosquito reproduction 0 None
2012-03-23 Human Immunity to Tuberculosis conference to take place from April 13-14 0 None
2012-03-23 U.N.-backed campaign aims to vaccinate 111M children in 20 countries against polio over 4 days 0 None
2012-03-23 UI receives three grants to hasten discovery of new TB therapeutics 0 None
2012-03-23 Emergent receives NIAID grant to advance development of MVA85A TB vaccine 0 None
2012-03-22 Working together to fight TB 0 None
2012-03-22 VOA News examines polio eradication efforts in Pakistan 0 None
2012-03-22 Extreme norovirus flexibility may allow for broad antibody recognition 0 None
2012-03-22 U of S professor receives Canada Gairdner Wightman Award 0 None
2012-03-22 Experts discuss significant findings from CROI in video interview 0 None
2012-03-22 Researchers unveil 'blueprint' to guide next steps in TB vaccine development 0 None
2012-03-22 LSHTM professor receives Canada Gairdner Global Health Award 0 None
2012-03-22 Global Fund spotlights contributions of public-private partnerships in event on Capitol Hill 0 None
2012-03-22 New genotype may be responsible for sharp rise in whooping cough 1 None
2012-03-22 TGA clears Bioline's illumigene Group B Streptococcus test 0 None
2012-03-21 Whooping cough outbreak despite vaccination 0 5
2012-03-21 Cannabinoid drugs can directly inhibit HIV in late-stage AIDS 2 1
2012-03-21 USAID World TB Day website 0 None
2012-03-21 China's Ministry of Health reports about 900,000 cases of active TB in 2011 0 None
2012-03-21 Center for Global Health Policy interviews TB expert in advance of World TB Day 0 None
2012-03-21 Top scientific experts publish new TB vaccine Blueprint 0 None
2012-03-21 TB Alliance launches Phase II clinical trial to test new drug regimen among people with TB, MDR-TB 0 None
2012-03-21 Transforming biomedical research to develop TB vaccines 0 None
2012-03-21 BPA alters uterus structure leading to potentially fatal infection 0 None
2012-03-21 Reuters examines global rise in drug-resistant tuberculosis cases 0 None
2012-03-21 Closer to effective screening for TB 0 None
2012-03-21 IDSA releases new rhinosinusitis guidelines 0 None
2012-03-20 New vaccine strategy to advance solutions for tuberculosis 0 None
2012-03-20 Sharp rise recorded in cases of new strain of whooping cough: New genotype may be evading vaccine’s protective effects 0 None
2012-03-20 Chemists produce first high resolution structure of HCV viral RNA-inhibitor complex 0 None
2012-03-20 World Bank report calls for increased HIV prevention efforts in Africa 0 None
2012-03-20 FDA, Agilent partner to develop new tools for detection of salmonella subtypes 0 None
2012-03-20 New antibiotic shows promise against bovine mastitis 0 None
2012-03-20 CSIS report examines HIV prevention, care among people who inject drugs in Ukraine 0 None
2012-03-20 WHO hopes for release of bird flu studies, prepares for second meeting on controversy 0 None
2012-03-20 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement honors two experts on air pollution 0 None
2012-03-20 U-M teams up with India's top academic medical programs for trauma care research 0 None
2012-03-20 Study identifies new hypervariable regions in human gut viruses 0 None
2012-03-20 Infection preventionists, healthcare epidemiologists play key roles in promoting antimicrobial stewardship 0 None
2012-03-20 AIDS survey preliminary data show stagnation in Uganda's HIV prevalence, need for improved prevention strategies, experts say 0 None
2012-03-19 TB Alliance launches new combination drug trial 0 None
2012-03-19 Common infections could become deadly with increase in antibiotic resistance, WHO's Chan says 0 4
2012-03-19 First international podoconiosis initiative launched 0 None
2012-03-19 PaxVax announces FDA acceptance of IND for PXVX-0200 cholera vaccine 0 5
2012-03-17 Tiny Tim may have suffered from rickets and TB 0 None
2012-03-17 New EU project to assess risk of contaminated food brought in from other countries 0 None
2012-03-17 Greater Than AIDS, SiriusXM OutQ to launch SpeakOUT 0 None
2012-03-17 U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator discusses AIDS 2012 conference 0 None
2012-03-17 Partnerships critical to stopping HIV/AIDS, GBV among women 0 None
2012-03-17 People of faith can work together to make water safe worldwide 0 None
2012-03-17 Cuts to health budget lead to increases in HIV/AIDS, malaria, TB incidence in Greece 0 None
2012-03-17 Zimbabwe's plan to conduct household HIV testing raises concerns among some advocates 0 None
2012-03-17 World Bank report urges African governments, development aid donors to increase HIV prevention efforts 0 None
2012-03-17 The northeastern U.S. should prepare for a surge in Lyme disease this spring 0 None
2012-03-17 Researchers describe preparation of chitosan nanoparticles 0 None
2012-03-17 Only 21 states require public reporting of hospital data on surgical site infections 0 None
2012-03-17 Deletion of Hms1 protein inhibits Candida albicans infection 0 None
2012-03-17 Gates Foundation grants biotech firm Aeras $220 million over 5 years to develop TB vaccines 0 None
2012-03-17 Extremely contagious RSV virus can lead to serious illness in young children 0 5
2012-03-16 Collaborative research discovers genetic marker that identifies pigs with reduced susceptibility to PRRS 0 None
2012-03-16 Study reveals why development of HIV treatments has been difficult 0 None
2012-03-16 Joint initiative to support GBV programs with PEPFAR funding 0 None
2012-03-16 CCN1 protein orchestrates cellular antiviral response in the extracellular matrix 0 None
2012-03-16 U.S. must recommit itself to ending AIDS, scientifically and financially 0 None
2012-03-16 Rapid increase in number of HPV-related oral cancers in the UK 0 None
2012-03-16 Japan makes largest-ever contribution to Global Fund 0 None
2012-03-16 ARV given to HIV-positive children boosts preventive power of key malaria drug, study shows 0 None
2012-03-16 Progress in AIDS fight must be an impetus for increasing investment, sustaining advancements in Africa 0 None
2012-03-16 Kyolic AGE may reduce duration of cold and flu symptoms by 61% 0 None
2012-03-16 High rate of trauma among women with HIV plays a role in the epidemic 0 None
2012-03-16 FDA clears Alma Lasers' novel approach for treatment of nail fungus 0 None
2012-03-15 Food borne ailments from imported products on the rise: CDC report 0 None
2012-03-15 More women need regular checks for Chlamydia infection: CDC 0 None
2012-03-15 Imported food leading to more foodborne disease outbreaks 0 None
2012-03-15 Linking HCV infected people with care is key to reducing related mortality and morbidity 0 None
2012-03-15 Scientists discover direct biomarker of Chikungunya fever 0 None
2012-03-15 State legislatures consider bevy of Medicaid, health cost and health program legislation 0 None
2012-03-15 Cote d'Ivoire working to rebuild health care system under new presidential administration 0 None
2012-03-15 Study identifies 190 proteins crucial to the functions of key immune sensors 0 None
2012-03-15 First-ever compulsory license issuance in India could have implications for HIV medication 0 None
2012-03-15 Six reasons why Obama's proposal to cut PEPFAR funding should be rejected by Congress 0 None
2012-03-15 Suspected case of polio under investigation in India, threatens country's eradication efforts 0 None
2012-03-15 UMDNJ to receive TB biomarkers grant from Gates Foundation 0 None
2012-03-15 New study suggests another benefit to antimicrobial stewardship 0 None
2012-03-15 Mobile phones could play a valuable role in helping HIV patients to take medication every day 0 None
2012-03-15 New position paper outlines national approach to antimicrobial stewardship 0 None
2012-03-15 Fecal transplantation effective treatment for recurrent C. difficile infection 0 None
2012-03-15 One in four HIV patients have been sexually abused as a child 0 None
2012-03-15 Largest-ever study of community-wide TB drug prevention did not improve TB control in South African mines 0 None
2012-03-15 Researchers discover how Salmonella thrives in the digestive tract 0 None
2012-03-14 Antibody-based therapies successfully protect monkeys from deadly Ebola and Marburg viruses 0 None
2012-03-14 Azithromycin associated with lower duration of bacterial carriage in E. coli outbreak 0 None
2012-03-13 Bend Research announces licensing agreement with Affinium 0 None
2012-03-13 Inovio achieves strong T cell immune responses in PENNVAX-B Phase I HIV study 0 None
2012-03-13 EBV can infect and may also contribute to lymphomas in man's best friend 0 None
2012-03-13 Medivir initiates two new HPC3001 and HPC3011 phase III trials in HCV 0 None
2012-03-13 Trudeau Institute creates TICRO to expand the scope of biomedical research 0 None
2012-03-13 Global Fund donors 'earmark' funds for capacity-building, Fund's general manager says 0 None
2012-03-13 Scientists at Seattle conference discuss progress, obstacles in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-03-13 Study addresses how human body controls gamma-herpesviruses 0 None
2012-03-12 Partner reduction strategies essential to reversing spread of HIV 0 None
2012-03-12 Simple device for disinfecting stethoscopes 1 5
2012-03-12 U-M to research into treatment for hepatitis C 0 None
2012-03-12 Top-line results from Inviragen's INV21 Phase 1 trial on HFMD 0 None
2012-03-12 Chlamydia has evolved more actively than previously thought 0 5
2012-03-12 New insight into causes of childhood pneumonia 0 None
2012-03-12 ICAP releases results from HPTN 064 Women's HIV Seroincidence Study 0 None
2012-03-12 Hospitals with infection control certification may have lower MRSA BSI rates 0 None
2012-03-12 Epidemic bacteria can damage mucins to enter and infect a body part 0 4
2012-03-12 CDC launches new campaign to combat HIV among African-American women 0 None
2012-03-11 Common sexually transmitted bacterial infection more than doubles risk of HIV 0 1
2012-03-10 South Africa's evolving HIV/AIDS policy 0 None
2012-03-10 Report calls for compensation for people infected by HIV through illegal blood sales in China 0 5
2012-03-09 Two-part blog series details Haiti cholera outbreak, response 0 None
2012-03-09 Integration of HIV, family planning services will 'save women's lives' 0 None
2012-03-09 IDRI receives $1 million RHSC grant to eliminate leprosy 0 None
2012-03-09 Challenges to achieving an AIDS-free generation 0 None
2012-03-09 Studies presented at CROI examine voluntary medical male circumcision 0 None
2012-03-09 New vaccination strategy may effectively eradicate HIV-1 infection 0 None
2012-03-09 PMI successfully generating 'value for money,' according to external evaluation 0 None
2012-03-09 Longer looks: Santorum's pro-government record; Electronic health records and lawsuits 0 None
2012-03-09 Enhanced linkage-to-care strategy helps HIV patients receive, remain in care, study shows 0 None
2012-03-09 Odds of adult mortality lower in PEPFAR focus countries compared with non-focus countries, study shows 0 None
2012-03-09 HDAC inhibitors flush latent HIV infection from hiding 0 None
2012-03-09 Infection with M. genitalium may double African women's HIV risk 0 None
2012-03-09 Enzo Biochem to unveil data on AmpiProbe HCV assay at ESCMID meeting 0 None
2012-03-08 Ugandan government draws up response plan to combat 'nodding disease' 0 None
2012-03-08 Preliminary results of Partners PrEP Study show promise, investigators report at CROI 0 None
2012-03-08 International Women's Day provides opportunity to renew commitment to world's girls 0 None
2012-03-08 Study highlights challenges of adherence in successful deployment of PrEP interventions 0 None
2012-03-08 Study suggests onchocerciasis can be eliminated with sustained distribution of treatment 0 None
2012-03-08 Global health community marks passing of U.S. Rep. Donald Payne 0 None
2012-03-08 Reducing consumption of antimicrobial agents reduces resistance: DANMAP 0 None
2012-03-08 Nature examines how funding shortfalls are hindering efforts to use drugs to curb HIV spread 0 None
2012-03-08 Foreign Affairs examines how push for financial austerity is threatening global health advances 0 None
2012-03-08 UNICEF asks West African governments to prepare for cholera season to prevent widespread outbreak 0 None
2012-03-08 Metformin drug appears to prevent growth of atherosclerosis in patients with HIV 0 5
2012-03-08 Queen's receives NICH&S grant to create vaccine against Pseudomonas 0 None
2012-03-08 New inexpensive medical sensor may simplify diagnosis of diseases 0 None
2012-03-08 Sosei initiates SO-1105 Phase I trial in oropharyngeal candidiasis 0 None
2012-03-07 Fera introduces Sulfacetamide Ointment for conjunctivitis 0 None
2012-03-07 South Africa announces initiative to test thousands of miners for TB 0 None
2012-03-07 Yemen to launch measles vaccination campaign after increase in number of cases, deaths 0 None
2012-03-07 Many Ethiopians coming to camp in search of traditional cure for HIV turn to ARVs, WSJ reports 1 None
2012-03-07 Only about 75% of U.S. HIV/AIDS patients remain in care consistently 0 None
2012-03-06 MTPC, Medicago partner to develop and commercialize three new vaccines 0 None
2012-03-06 Leading AIDS experts issue new HIV guidelines 0 None
2012-03-06 Male circumcision initiative in Kenya fails to meet target for first time, PlusNews reports 1 1
2012-03-06 Rep. Sensenbrenner sends 'fact-finding letter' to White House science adviser about bird flu studies 0 None
2012-03-06 Russia should abandon 'zero-tolerance' approach to drug use and implement proven prevention strategies 0 None
2012-03-06 Zimbabwe parliamentarians lauded for undergoing voluntary HIV counseling, testing and male circumcision 0 None
2012-03-06 Microneedle vaccine patches may effectively protect against flu 0 None
2012-03-06 Mount Sinai researchers argue different views of how to safely handle H5N1 flu viruses 0 None
2012-03-06 WHO reports more than 900,000 lives saved because of HIV/TB care and prevention guidelines, releases updated version 0 None
2012-03-06 AIDS advocacy groups ask Obama to reconsider FY13 budget request for PEPFAR 0 None
2012-03-05 Ukraine Security Secretary says HIV, TB remain threat to nation's security, encourages cooperation with Global Fund 0 None
2012-03-05 Sun-dried tomatoes may be contaminated with hepatitis A virus: Officials warn 0 None
2012-03-05 High blood pressure due to stress maybe due to the immune system 0 None
2012-03-05 Bill Gates meets MTBVAC TB vaccine researchers in Spain 0 None
2012-03-05 Abbott, GenLab collaborate to develop new assay for PLEX-ID automated microbial identification system 0 None
2012-03-05 FDA confirms FluCide pre-IND meeting date with NanoViricides 0 None
2012-03-05 Special computer algorithms can help doctors to make rapid diagnoses of known diseases 0 None
2012-03-05 GVDI develops PERCUGUARD needlestick prevention device 0 None
2012-03-05 Study: Bioavailability similar among four subcutaneous IgG preparations 0 None
2012-03-03 Water treated with ozone eradicates prions 5 5
2012-03-03 Chinese government pledges greater support for organizations fighting HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-03-03 Study examines relationship between conflict, rise in NTDs in Middle East, North Africa 0 None
2012-03-03 VOA examines constitutional debate in Nigeria over government's right to require polio vaccination 0 None
2012-03-03 Zimbabwe's Mugabe urges lawmakers to be tested for HIV, publicly reveal status as part of new initiative 0 None
2012-03-03 HIV rate drops among needle-drug users 0 None
2012-03-03 Sachs says he is 'eager for challenge' of World Bank presidency 0 None
2012-03-03 WHO criticized for not efficiently communicating recommendations on HIV, contraception to African women, PlusNews reports 0 None
2012-03-03 Critical new details about structure of enterovirus 71 0 None
2012-03-02 EC grants marketing authorization for Baxter's VEPACEL to treat influenza A 0 5
2012-03-02 Safe sex apps anyone? 0 None
2012-03-02 Quadrivalent flu vaccine that fights against four strains of Influenza approved 0 None
2012-03-02 HIV among injection drug users declines 0 None
2012-03-02 A longer spring allergy season due to winter's warmer-than-average temperatures 0 None
2012-03-02 WHO, PAHO release new guidelines on mosquito-borne chikungunya virus 0 None
2012-03-02 Scientists determine chemical features of DHPS enzyme's active site 0 None
2012-03-02 Researchers confirm how food poisoning bacteria hijack cell's sense of direction 0 None
2012-03-02 Europe conference to discuss on new HIV indicator diseases 0 None
2012-03-02 CDC official speaks about HIV, TB work in Africa, Haiti 0 None
2012-03-02 Longer looks: Romney's evolution on abortion; The birth of the HIV epidemic 0 None
2012-03-02 Robotic surgery effective in treating oropharyngeal cancer in patients with HPV 0 None
2012-03-02 March issue of WHO Bulletin available online 0 None
2012-03-02 Inexpensive test, treatment for syphilis could save nearly 1M infants annually 0 None
2012-03-02 Kenya's ability to diagnose, treat MDR-TB questioned after mismanagement of patient's case 0 None
2012-03-02 Campaign to elicit donations for health projects from airline travelers winds down amid funding woes 0 None
2012-03-01 U.S. panel may re-evaluate bird flu research after scientists present new data about risks to humans 0 None
2012-03-01 Research into disease fighting foods at UL receives funding boost 0 None
2012-03-01 CD4 T cells can directly kill HIV-infected cells 0 None
2012-03-01 New portable device can quickly diagnose infectious disease 0 None
2012-03-01 Drawing lessons from emerging economies on increasing access to medicines for NTDs 0 None
2012-03-01 China's AIDS Action Plan calls for education, condom distribution to stem spread of HIV 0 None
2012-03-01 Ugandan official expresses concern over rise in TB, emergence of drug-resistant strains 0 None
2012-03-01 Typhoid outbreak spreading in Zimbabwe; Officials working to improve sanitation, drug supply 0 None
2012-03-01 Republican presidential candidate Santorum could be beneficial to global health programs if elected president 0 None
2012-03-01 NKT cells may reduce monocytes accumulation, prevent lung injury in severe flu 1 None
2012-03-01 HPV and smear tests offer more effective approach for cervical screening 0 None
2012-03-01 Researchers observe how cholera decimates competing bacteria and human cells 0 None
2012-03-01 Ultrasound-based TE more accurate in detecting hepatic fibrosis 0 None
2012-03-01 Group requests more research, better communication from WHO on use of hormonal contraceptives, HIV risk 0 None
2012-03-01 First clinical assessment of how interferon fights infections in people 0 None

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