Virus News and Research

Latest Virus News and Research

Antiretroviral therapy may prevent excess risk of some cancers in people with HIV

Antiretroviral therapy may prevent excess risk of some cancers in people with HIV

World Health Assembly hears warning on avian influenza threat

World Health Assembly hears warning on avian influenza threat

Engineers have found a way to modify a plastic to anchor molecules that promote nerve regeneration, blood vessel growth or other biological processes

Engineers have found a way to modify a plastic to anchor molecules that promote nerve regeneration, blood vessel growth or other biological processes

Two new retroviruses among central Africans who hunt nonhuman primates

Two new retroviruses among central Africans who hunt nonhuman primates

Polio vaccination launched despite objection from religious group

Polio vaccination launched despite objection from religious group

Annual flu shots to be recommended for everyone in the U.S.

Annual flu shots to be recommended for everyone in the U.S.

Anti-nicotine vaccine to help smokers is promising

Anti-nicotine vaccine to help smokers is promising

Miserable mumps makes a comeback

Miserable mumps makes a comeback

Mystery respiratory disease sweeping through greyhound population

Mystery respiratory disease sweeping through greyhound population

Lack of samples slows bird flu fight

Lack of samples slows bird flu fight

NIAID has awarded 10 grants and 2 contracts totaling approximately $27 million to fund development of new therapeutics and vaccines against bioterrorism

NIAID has awarded 10 grants and 2 contracts totaling approximately $27 million to fund development of new therapeutics and vaccines against bioterrorism

Virus that targets and kills glioblastoma

Virus that targets and kills glioblastoma

Targeted Genetics announces new patent for Hyperlipidemia

Targeted Genetics announces new patent for Hyperlipidemia

West Nile virus alert in California

West Nile virus alert in California

Benitec announces clinical candidate for the treatment of Hepatitis C

Benitec announces clinical candidate for the treatment of Hepatitis C

BMA calls for mass child vaccinations for hepatitis B virus (HBV)

BMA calls for mass child vaccinations for hepatitis B virus (HBV)

Australian-designed heart pump gives new hope to heart patients

Australian-designed heart pump gives new hope to heart patients

Men with HIV combat stigma, stress with Mom's love

Men with HIV combat stigma, stress with Mom's love

FDA seeks to ban gay men from donating sperm

FDA seeks to ban gay men from donating sperm

Smallpox-free for 25 years

Smallpox-free for 25 years