vaccinology


HPV Shot Eliminates Advanced Skin Cancer in 97-Year-Old

14 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Two years ago, Ian McKenzie thought his mom’s remaining days were dwindling. The 97-year-old woman had developed a severe case of what was thought...

TB vaccine linked to better type 1 diabetes control

22 de June de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Could a vaccine from the early 1900s be the key to preventing serious diabetes complications? Maybe, say researchers from Harvard University and Massachusetts General...

New shingles vaccine aims to protect more people

5 de June de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Shingles is a painful condition that involves an outbreak of a rash or blisters on the skin, typically on one side of the body....

No Link Between HPV Vaccine, Autoimmune Diseases: Study

29 de May de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Immunizing girls against human papillomavirus (HPV) doesn’t increase their risk for autoimmune diseases, according to new research from Canada. HPV is the world’s most...

A new vaccine protects against lethal doses of heroin in rats

24 de February de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A new study opens the door to optimism in the treatment of heroin addiction, a substance that killed thousands of Spaniards in the 1980s...

HIV in 2017: new developments in prevention, treatment and cure

5 de December de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Coinciding with the World AIDS Day, HIV experts assess the current situation in the treatment of disease and the prognosis of infected people. Today’s...

How drug-resistant strains of VIH emerge?

15 de November de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A research professor at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Colima (UCOL), Roberto Alonso Saenz Casas, studies the conditions that facilitate the...

Flu vaccine is effective in preventing hospitalisations of elderly patients

23 de October de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Experts recommend vaccinating the elderly, due to the high impact of mortality from flu complications during the flu season. A new study now confirms...

Zika: the first test for screening the virus in blood and organ donations

21 de October de 2017 | 1:00 pm
The Food and Drug Administration of the United States (FDA) approved the first test to detect Zika virus in samples obtained from volunteer donors...

Quick and Inexpensive Test Detects TB and HIV Simultaneously

16 de October de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A quick and inexpensive test for the simultaneous detection of tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) will be marketed by the Mexican company Unima,...
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