vaccinology


Mexico Confirms First Case of Microcephaly Associated With Zika Virus

9 de February de 2017 | 1:00 pm
The Ministry of Health of Mexico confirmed the first case of microcephaly associated with a Zika virus infection in the country, which corresponds to...

Multidrug-Resistant Malaria Superbug Risk the Achievements in the Disease’s Control

7 de February de 2017 | 1:00 pm
One of the most severe variants of multidrug-resistant malaria superbugs has been widely spread and consolidated in parts of Southeast Asia, threatening global efforts...

Scientists Study How to Identify Risk Factors to Develop Severe or Hemorrhagic Dengue

24 de January de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A group of scientists from The Center for Research and Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV) of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) works to identify risk factors...

Brazilian Who Discovered Zika Can Cause Microcephaly Is among the Most Influential Scientists in 2016

1 de January de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Brazilian epidemiologist Celina Turchi was distinguished by the journal Nature as one of the most influential scientists in 2016 for the research that allowed...

Some Viruses Are More “Respectful” to Women

22 de December de 2016 | 1:00 pm
The fact that mortality from infectious diseases is usually higher in men than in women is generally attributed to sexual differences in the immune...

New Natural Mosquito Repellent of High and Long Performance

17 de December de 2016 | 1:00 pm
Students of the National School of Biological Sciences (ENCB) of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) created a natural mosquito repellent based on the neem...

Researchers Identify Cells Especially Vulnerable to Zika Infection in the Embryo’s Brain and a Potential Antibiotic

10 de December de 2016 | 1:00 pm
Zika virus specially infects brain cells with an abundance of a protein called AXL. Fetal brain cells that incorporate this protein and that are...

Study Associates Zika Infection and Glaucoma

4 de December de 2016 | 1:00 pm
Besides of being able to cause serious birth defects in children whose mothers were infected during pregnancy, Zika virus may cause glaucoma in infants...

Gallic Acid Tested against Hepatitis C

18 de November de 2016 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at the Autonomous University of Coahuila (UAdeC) are studying the effects of gallic acid (GA) on cells infected with the Hepatitis C virus...

Towards a Universal Flu Vaccine

9 de November de 2016 | 1:00 pm
A group of international scientists have progressed in two prototypes of a universal influenza vaccine, which are aimed to be affective against all the...
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