Meningitis News and Research

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PCV10 vaccine against pneumonia sharply reduces incidence of serious pneumococcal disease

PCV10 vaccine against pneumonia sharply reduces incidence of serious pneumococcal disease

Heavy rains, end of drought could help keep West Nile virus subdued — for now

Heavy rains, end of drought could help keep West Nile virus subdued — for now

Researchers identify alternative treatment for bacterial meningitis

Researchers identify alternative treatment for bacterial meningitis

'Battle royale' of oral pathogen helps explain how dangerous bacteria persist in hospital environment

'Battle royale' of oral pathogen helps explain how dangerous bacteria persist in hospital environment

UA immunobiology professor will use $1.9 million grant to study copper's therapeutic potential

UA immunobiology professor will use $1.9 million grant to study copper's therapeutic potential

Research shows financial and quality-of-life toll of intravenous therapy on parents, caregivers

Research shows financial and quality-of-life toll of intravenous therapy on parents, caregivers

Children’s ball pits full of pathogenic microbes

Children’s ball pits full of pathogenic microbes

Ball pits used in children's physical therapy may contribute to germ transmission

Ball pits used in children's physical therapy may contribute to germ transmission

Experimental vaccine strategy shows great promise in treating tuberculosis

Experimental vaccine strategy shows great promise in treating tuberculosis

Recommending adults to get pneumococcal vaccine at age 50 may be effective guidance

Recommending adults to get pneumococcal vaccine at age 50 may be effective guidance

New protocol can help identify febrile infants at low risk for serious bacterial infections

New protocol can help identify febrile infants at low risk for serious bacterial infections

New protocol could help physicians to rule out bacterial infections in infants

New protocol could help physicians to rule out bacterial infections in infants

Physicists identify simple mechanism used by deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics

Physicists identify simple mechanism used by deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics

Advantages of universal GBS screening for pregnant women unclear

Advantages of universal GBS screening for pregnant women unclear

Researchers move a step closer to developing new pneumonia vaccine

Researchers move a step closer to developing new pneumonia vaccine

Vaccination with live S. mitis may offer protection from Streptococcus pneumoniae

Vaccination with live S. mitis may offer protection from Streptococcus pneumoniae

Tick’s salivary glands could become key research tools for studying virus transmission

Tick’s salivary glands could become key research tools for studying virus transmission

Clinical testing begins for temperature-stable experimental tuberculosis vaccine

Clinical testing begins for temperature-stable experimental tuberculosis vaccine

New bacteria discovered in the blood of human patients

New bacteria discovered in the blood of human patients

Universal meningitis vaccination for college students may be too costly, study suggests

Universal meningitis vaccination for college students may be too costly, study suggests