vaccinology


Zika virus also affects and replicates in the adult brain

30 de September de 2019 | 12:00 pm
In addition to causing serious neurological damage to the fetus, Zika virus can also infect the adult brain, continue to reproduce there and affect...

UNAM scientists, ready to eradicate cysticercosis in the country

4 de September de 2019 | 12:00 pm
After four decades of scientific research by around 50 researchers dedicated to the study of cysticercosis and the parasites that cause it, the team...

Scientists find a mutation that protects against HIV infection

3 de September de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Spanish researchers have discovered a new mutation that confers protection against HIV infection. The genetic alteration is located in the TNPO3 gene (which encodes...

A vaccine could favor the acquisition of natural immunity against malaria

16 de August de 2019 | 11:00 am
The RTS, S vaccine against malaria could favor the production of a series of protective antibodies after infection by the parasite, according to a...

Inter-institutional consortium, including CINVESTAV and Carlos Slim Foundation, support the development of the first vaccine against Chagas disease

30 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Scientists from the Center for Research and Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV) are successfully involved in the development of antigens for the development of a vaccine...

The protection of the vaccine against malaria depends on the quantity and quality of antibodies

24 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
A study shows for the first time that, the greater the avidity of certain antibodies generated by the RTS,S/AS01E Malaria Vaccine, the greater the...

UNAM researchers creates bio-fungicide against Chagas-transmitter kissing bug

17 de April de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Researchers from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) develop a bio-fungicide against kissing bug, one of the main transmitters of Chagas disease, a...

Mexican researcher develops experimental vaccine against HIV

16 de April de 2019 | 12:00 pm
An experimental vaccine to prevent human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection was designed by Mexican Max Medina Ramírez, a postdoctoral researcher at the Academic Medical...

Treating livestock with antiphrastic drug in some regions may have an impact in malaria transmission

14 de April de 2019 | 12:00 pm
An analysis led by ISGlobal identified areas in Africa where the administration of ivermectin in cattle may have had the greatest impact on malaria...

Edited B cells produce neutralizing antibodies against HIV

13 de March de 2019 | 12:00 pm
A researcher at the Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM) together with scientists from the Scripps Research Institute of California (USA) developed a new genome...
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