Virology (107 News)

Using Lactic acid bacteria To Fight Against influenza a virus

Dec 15, 2017 12:00 pm
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Lactic acid bacteria, commonly used as probiotics to improve digestive health, can offer protection against different subtypes of influenza A virus, r...

Are Men Really Exaggerating The Severity Of Flu Symptoms ?

Dec 14, 2017 12:00 pm
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The much-debated phenomenon of "man flu" may have some basis in fact, suggests an article published in the Christmas issue of The BMJ. A ...

Determine The Mechanism By Which The alphavirus changes into infectious state

Dec 13, 2017 4:10 pm
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A key step in the infectious method of a family of disease-causing viruses has been identified by an international team led by scientists from Purdue ...

Using Epigenetics In CRISPR Technique

Dec 10, 2017 4:10 pm
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Much of the enthusiasm around gene-editing techniques, particularly the CRISPR-Cas9 technology, centers on the ability to insert or remove genes or to...

The Body Immunological Response Is The Cause Of The Kissing Disease Severity

Dec 8, 2017 7:00 pm
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Acute infectious mononucleosis (AIM), also known as mono or the "kissing disease," is caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV). In a paper pub...

A Virus With A Selected Gene Could Be The Cure For The Hemophilia B Patients

Dec 8, 2017 4:10 pm
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Researchers have scored their first clear success in using gene therapy to treat hemophilia, an inherited blood disorder. Ten men received a single in...

Vanquishing Corona virus Is a Serious Challenge For Scientists

Dec 3, 2017 1:00 pm
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One of the viruses responsible for the itchy and runny nose, headache, and sore throat we associate with the common cold we get every year around this...

Your Enemy's Enemy Is Your Friend : The Role Of Phages In Fighting Bacteria

Nov 27, 2017 5:00 pm
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A century after they were discovered killing bacteria in the feces of World War I soldiers, the viruses known as bacteriophages, or simply phages, are...

What is New in The War Between Human Immune System & Viruses?

Nov 25, 2017 4:00 pm
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Our immune system has to defend against many kinds of foreign invaders, like bacterial pathogens or viruses. But first, those enemies must be identifi...

One Vaccine for Both Dengue and Zika Virus

Nov 25, 2017 3:00 pm
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Killing two birds with one stone may be possible for Dengue virus and Zika virus, two pathogens spread by the same mosquito and which come from the sa...

Why Males Are More Susceptible To Kaposi's Sarcoma Than Women??

Nov 23, 2017 3:00 pm
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Male hormones may facilitate infection with a virus that can cause a type of cancer known as Kaposi's sarcoma. This finding, published in PLOS Pat...

How Semen is a Great Environment for Viruses?

Sep 26, 2017 10:00 am
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When it comes to microbes in sexual organs, the vagina and its fluids seem to garner most of the attention. Heck, there is even a consortium dedicated...

Most Effective HIV Treatment Ever Develpoped!

Sep 25, 2017 2:00 pm
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Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates. It is built to attack three critical ...

Lab Engineered Hybrid virus As Therapy For Cancer

Sep 25, 2017 12:00 pm
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With cancer putting up such strong fight, scientists are resorting to more unconventional therapies to give them the edge. The Zika virus was recently...

'Exciting' discovery on path to develop new type of vaccine to treat global viruses

Sep 24, 2017 2:00 pm
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Scientists at the University of Southampton have made a significant discovery in efforts to develop a vaccine against Zika, dengue and Hepatitis C vir...

Tracking Zika Virus Transmission in Mice

Sep 23, 2017 3:00 pm
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National Institutes of Health (NIH) scientists have developed a mouse model to study Zika virus transmitted sexually from males to females, as well as...

Screening for cervical abnormalities in women offered HPV vaccination

Sep 23, 2017 10:30 am
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) testing detects a higher number of precancerous cervical lesions than cytology-based Pap smears in a female population incl...

Zika Virus Used To Fight Brain Cancer!

Sep 12, 2017 5:15 pm
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While Zika virus causes devastating damage to the brains of developing fetuses, it one day may be an effective treatment for glioblastoma, a deadly fo...

Having The Right Bacteria For The Right Compound To Get Benefits!

Sep 12, 2017 11:00 am
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Microbes that live in the gut don't just digest food. They also have far-reaching effects on the immune system. Now, a new study shows that a part...

Uncovering HIV Hiding Spots in the Body

Sep 5, 2017 5:00 pm
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Scientists have known for a while that HIV hides in the body, undetected by the immune system and unaffected by antiretroviral drugs, but where spec...


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