vaccinology


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...

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...
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