Virus News and Research

Latest Virus News and Research

It's 2006 and two hundred children are crippled by polio in Somalia

It's 2006 and two hundred children are crippled by polio in Somalia

Bird flu case # 5 in Egypt as virus sweeps around the world

Bird flu case # 5 in Egypt as virus sweeps around the world

Bird flu coming round again - three cases in Cambodia cause for concern

Bird flu coming round again - three cases in Cambodia cause for concern

China reports 11th death from bird flu as virus sweeps across the world

China reports 11th death from bird flu as virus sweeps across the world

Immune system protein LL-37 critical in controlling replication of vaccinia virus

Immune system protein LL-37 critical in controlling replication of vaccinia virus

Potential therapeutic targets against serious side effects of smallpox vaccine

Potential therapeutic targets against serious side effects of smallpox vaccine

There is little chance the U.S. will be able to manufacture enough vaccines to stop a bird flu pandemic

There is little chance the U.S. will be able to manufacture enough vaccines to stop a bird flu pandemic

Remaining 80% of breast cancer genes may soon be discovered

Remaining 80% of breast cancer genes may soon be discovered

Stem cells, gene therapy and allograft applications show promise for treating orthopaedic conditions

Stem cells, gene therapy and allograft applications show promise for treating orthopaedic conditions

Newly identified human bocavirus may be associated with pneumonia

Newly identified human bocavirus may be associated with pneumonia

Multinationals preparing for Avian flu across the globe

Multinationals preparing for Avian flu across the globe

U.S. screening for highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in migratory birds

U.S. screening for highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in migratory birds

Emergence of a human-adapted H5 virus is a clear threat to public health worldwide

Emergence of a human-adapted H5 virus is a clear threat to public health worldwide

Natural selection drives extremely rapid evolution in antiviral RNAi genes

Natural selection drives extremely rapid evolution in antiviral RNAi genes

H5N1 influenza virus is undergoing genetic diversity expansion

H5N1 influenza virus is undergoing genetic diversity expansion

Attractive birds appear to have greater avian virus resistance

Attractive birds appear to have greater avian virus resistance

Human papillomavirus may be a risk factor in developing squamous cell carcinoma

Human papillomavirus may be a risk factor in developing squamous cell carcinoma

HIV reveals another secret to its success

HIV reveals another secret to its success

New understanding of the critical molecular factors that permit viruses to jump from one species to another

New understanding of the critical molecular factors that permit viruses to jump from one species to another

Stray dog dies of bird flu in Azerbaijan

Stray dog dies of bird flu in Azerbaijan