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Conjunctivitis is an eye infection that may cause redness and discharge from the eye, sometimes with pain or itching. It can be caused by bacteria or viruses.
Acid-suppressing medicines and antibiotics in infancy linked to later allergic disease risk

Acid-suppressing medicines and antibiotics in infancy linked to later allergic disease risk

Improving Healthcare in the Community through Eye Examinations

Improving Healthcare in the Community through Eye Examinations

Researchers discover mechanism behind skin inflammation in eczema

Researchers discover mechanism behind skin inflammation in eczema

FDA grants approval for new test to detect Zika virus in blood donations

FDA grants approval for new test to detect Zika virus in blood donations

Study opens the lid on overprescribing of antibiotics for acute conjunctivitis

Study opens the lid on overprescribing of antibiotics for acute conjunctivitis

Most people with acute conjunctivitis get wrong treatment, study suggests

Most people with acute conjunctivitis get wrong treatment, study suggests

Zika entry into India – cause for concern

Zika entry into India – cause for concern

Cancer Research UK-funded scientists to test effect of Zika virus on glioblastoma

Cancer Research UK-funded scientists to test effect of Zika virus on glioblastoma

Brisbane researchers synthetically re-create Zika virus to better understand birth defects

Brisbane researchers synthetically re-create Zika virus to better understand birth defects

University of Miami to begin clinical trial for testing DNA-based Zika vaccine

University of Miami to begin clinical trial for testing DNA-based Zika vaccine

Phase 2 clinical study of investigational Zika vaccine begins in the U.S., Central and South America

Phase 2 clinical study of investigational Zika vaccine begins in the U.S., Central and South America

Researchers awarded CIHR grant to investigate how Zika virus changes host cells during infection

Researchers awarded CIHR grant to investigate how Zika virus changes host cells during infection

Innovative strategy uses genetically modified viruses to selectively attack tumor cells

Innovative strategy uses genetically modified viruses to selectively attack tumor cells

IDIBELL scientists develop oncolytic virus capable of redirecting immune system to attack cancer cells

IDIBELL scientists develop oncolytic virus capable of redirecting immune system to attack cancer cells

U-M researchers envision new ways to avoid inappropriate ER use for mild eye problems

U-M researchers envision new ways to avoid inappropriate ER use for mild eye problems

Chemical ocular injuries among children linked to laundry detergent pods

Chemical ocular injuries among children linked to laundry detergent pods

Study shows clinical and psychosocial consequences following survival of Ebola infection

Study shows clinical and psychosocial consequences following survival of Ebola infection

Low-cost eye drops just as effective as antibiotics in treating bacterial keratitis, study reports

Low-cost eye drops just as effective as antibiotics in treating bacterial keratitis, study reports

New evolutionary analysis provides insights into how Zika virus spreads between populations

New evolutionary analysis provides insights into how Zika virus spreads between populations

Researchers find biological evidence linking Zika virus infection and Guillain-Barré syndrome

Researchers find biological evidence linking Zika virus infection and Guillain-Barré syndrome