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In light of the recent news that HIV has been detected in the Mississippi baby previously thought to have been cured of the disease, researchers are assessing how to help those born to HIV-infected mothers.
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Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine researchers have made an important advancement toward developing a vaccine against the debilitating and potentially deadly tick-transmitted disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis .
9 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Microorganisms like bacteria and fungi can evade treatment by acquiring mutations in the genes targeted by antibiotics or antifungal drugs.
Siliguri, July 29: A senior health department official today said laboratories in North Bengal Medical College and Hospital were working round the clock to test samples for suspected Japanese Encephalitis, but doctors in the hospital raised doubts whether a 24x7 operation would help anyone.
SGS Life Science Services announced plans to expand its Shanghai, China, cGMP chemistry and microbiology laboratories to 2000-m2 by Q2 2015 and will offer new services from the facility, including a new biotechnology laboratory for cytotoxicity testing, cell-based assays, plus endotoxin and ELISA testing.
Current concepts regarding food safety and security may be inadequate for fully addressing what is an increasingly complex issue.
The firm said it can help in several different areas including audits and certification, testing and analytical services, inspection, and training as industry has to address these issues.
About 100 drugs already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for other purposes can also prevent the growth of certain bacterial pathogens inside human cells, including those that cause Legionnaires' disease, brucellosis, and Mediterranean spotted fever.
Red Cross workers carry the body of Marie Conde, 14, who died of Ebola, through the bush in Koundony, Guinea earlier this month.
A nurse from Liberia walks to spray preventives to disinfect the waiting area for visitors at the ELWA Hospital, where Dr. Kent Bradley is being quarantined after contracting the Ebola virus.
The frequency and nature of bacteria in the urinary tract differs significantly between healthy women and those with urge incontinence, a US study demonstrates.
Like Rocky, the procedure has gone the distance: Nearly four decades later, the root canal endures.
Philippe ARCHINARD, President of Lyonbiopole, replaces Alain MERIEUX as President of BIOASTER.
Creating a successful vaccine against two members of the family, the sexually transmitted herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 , has proven to be challenging.
REIMS technology, from MediMass, has shown the ability to bring ambient ionization sampling into real world applications such as food safety and microbiology.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:28 am
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