vaccinology


Why some babies are more vulnerable to malaria in the first year of life

7 de November de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Prenatal malaria exposure alters the innate immune response, especially when there has been placental infection. This concludes a study led by ISGlobal, the Clinical...

Mexican researcher develops universal vaccine against dengue in Oxford

6 de November de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Dengue causes 390 million infections per year. However, there is no universal vaccine that attacks the four existing serotypes of dengue virus. In the...

Lack of information decreases HPV vaccination rates

24 de October de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A study by the University of Seville reflects the opinions of professionals of Primary Care of Andalucia on human papilloma virus (HPV) and its...

Mexican scientists develop a new vaccine against HPV

19 de October de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Through the production of recombinant antibodies, scientists from the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) in Mexico reported that they are working on the development of...

Researchers found lymphocytes that destroy Chagas-infected cells

13 de October de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Scientists from the Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine López Neyra, which belongs to the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC), in collaboration with experts...

The mechanics of rotavirus contain key information on how it infects

14 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
The viruses that cause most childhood diarrheal diseases are covered by several layers of proteins that protect them and allow them to infect their...

Dengue virus immunity may protect against Zika infection during pregnancy

30 de August de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A previous infection by dengue exerts a protective effect against the Zika virus and its effects on pregnancy, according to a study carried out...

New compound targets drug-resistant HIV mutants

29 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A newly developed inhibitor (compound 25a) binds to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) reverse transcriptase, a viral protein essential for HIV replication. Antiretroviral therapies have...

Ebola Antibodies Show Protection Potential in Animal Studies

23 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Two types of antibodies from the blood of Ebola survivors protected animals against strains of the virus that cause deadly infections in people, researchers...

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...
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