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Virology is the study of viruses and virus-like agents: their structure, classification and evolution, their ways to infect and exploit cells for virus reproduction, the diseases they cause, the techniques to isolate and culture them, and their use in research and therapy.
Investigational ZPIV vaccine found to be safe and immunogenic in trial participants

Investigational ZPIV vaccine found to be safe and immunogenic in trial participants

Researchers discover ‘brake’ that interferes with HIV's development into infectious agent

Researchers discover ‘brake’ that interferes with HIV's development into infectious agent

Probing living cells with AFM

Probing living cells with AFM

Scientists identify biomarkers that predict risk of death in Ebola patients

Scientists identify biomarkers that predict risk of death in Ebola patients

Researchers test new vaccination strategy against HIV-related SIV in monkeys

Researchers test new vaccination strategy against HIV-related SIV in monkeys

Scientists characterize infection mechanism of Rift Valley fever virus

Scientists characterize infection mechanism of Rift Valley fever virus

New category of immunotherapy appears safe to use in patients with both cancer and HIV

New category of immunotherapy appears safe to use in patients with both cancer and HIV

Single dose of measles vaccine not sufficient to protect children against disease in Bangladesh

Single dose of measles vaccine not sufficient to protect children against disease in Bangladesh

Research suggests asymptomatic infection as source of norovirus outbreaks in Indonesia

Research suggests asymptomatic infection as source of norovirus outbreaks in Indonesia

4-in-1 influenza vaccine appears to provide broad protection against flu

4-in-1 influenza vaccine appears to provide broad protection against flu

Collaborative research identifies broadly cross-protective vaccines for H3N2 influenza

Collaborative research identifies broadly cross-protective vaccines for H3N2 influenza

Study offers solution to protect against vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease

Study offers solution to protect against vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease

Antibody-based Zika virus therapeutic protects monkeys from infection, study shows

Antibody-based Zika virus therapeutic protects monkeys from infection, study shows

Northumbria researcher develops new, faster and safer way to diagnose Ebola virus

Northumbria researcher develops new, faster and safer way to diagnose Ebola virus

Researchers overcome major stumbling blocks in developing HIV vaccine

Researchers overcome major stumbling blocks in developing HIV vaccine

Human ancestors responsible for transmitting ancient strains of herpesvirus, study finds

Human ancestors responsible for transmitting ancient strains of herpesvirus, study finds

Johns Hopkins researchers pinpoint how tiny protein could make deadly Ebola virus contagious

Johns Hopkins researchers pinpoint how tiny protein could make deadly Ebola virus contagious

Northwestern Medicine scientists develop novel method to track HIV infection

Northwestern Medicine scientists develop novel method to track HIV infection

Polio vaccine developed using tobacco plants could transform how vaccines are made

Polio vaccine developed using tobacco plants could transform how vaccines are made

Einstein researchers receive three NIH grants to protect against deadly viruses

Einstein researchers receive three NIH grants to protect against deadly viruses