Virology (233 News)

Discovery of a New strategy Protects Bacteria from Bacteriophages

Jun 25, 2019 1:00 pm
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Sometimes, the best defense against hostile invaders is a good, long nap. Or at least, that strategy seems to work for bacteria. In a new study, de...

Researchers Discover a New Large DNA Virus That May Hold Clues to the Evolution of Complex Life

Jun 24, 2019 11:00 am
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A group of researchers from Japan have discovered a new large DNA virus that may help scientists better understand the origins of DNA replication a...

PD-1 Pathway Leads to Controlling the Epstein-Barr Virus

Jun 18, 2019 2:00 pm
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A protein called PD-1, which is found on immune cells called CD8+ T cells, plays a key role in controlling infection with the Epstein-Barr virus, a...

Bacteria Can Evolve New Genes from Viral Attackers

Jun 18, 2019 12:00 pm
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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Researchers at Indiana University are reporting a previously unknown way that bacteria can develop new genes to evolve and adapt ...

Influenza's Main Weapon is Double-Edged Sword

Jun 15, 2019 4:00 pm
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The virus's ability to rapidly mutate lets it escape from the immune system's memory and explains why people can be repeatedly re-infected wit...

Adding CD47 Protein to Lentiviral Vectors Can Protect Them from Immune System Attack

Jun 9, 2019 1:00 pm
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A team of researchers from institutions in Italy and the U.S., in conjunction with several corporate entities, has found that adding a protein to lent...

Early Treatment of HIV Infection May Allow Functional killer T Cells Generation

Jun 9, 2019 12:00 pm
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Instituting combination antiretroviral (ART) treatment at the earliest stages of HIV infection may allow the generation of functional CD8 "killer...

"ColonyQuant" The New Colony Counter by Schuett-Biotec

Jun 4, 2019 2:00 pm
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Schuett-biotec GmbH is at LABVOLUTION 2019 to show off "colonyQuant". Comprising a CCD FireWire color camera with autozoom and autofocus,...

Improving the Results of HIV Treatment by Combining With Alcoholism Treatment

Jun 1, 2019 3:00 pm
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New clinical research supported by the National Institutes of Health shows that increasing the intensity of treatment for alcohol use disorder (AUD...

Researchers Identify ‘Metabolic Signatures’ That Could Help Treat, Diagnosis, Prevent Cervical Cancer

May 29, 2019 2:00 pm
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UA researchers have identified ‘metabolic signatures’ that distinguish between HPV, pre-cancerous cervical conditions and cancer. Resea...

Can We Find an Effective Dengue Vaccine?

May 23, 2019 2:00 pm
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Dengue is on the rise, with about 20,000 patients dying each year from this mosquito-borne disease, yet despite ongoing efforts a broadly effective...

Ancient Viruses Are Involved in the Inflammatory Defense Response That May Contribute to Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

May 22, 2019 11:00 am
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Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system turns on its own cells and attacks them for reasons that are not yet kn...

A New Progress Towards Developing a Tractable HCV Small Animal Model

May 21, 2019 1:00 pm
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Small differences in a liver cell protein have significant impacts on hepatitis C virus replication in mice and humans, findings that could facilitate...

High Levels of Neutralizing Antibodies Appear in Patients' Blood Months after Recovery from Ebola

May 20, 2019 1:00 pm
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Antiviral antibodies produced by survivors of Ebola infection continue to evolve and improve after recovery, according to a detailed study of the i...

HA and NA Proteins Help the Influenza A Virus to Penetrate Mucus Barriers

May 20, 2019 12:00 pm
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Researchers have provided new insight on how two proteins help influenza A virus particles fight their way to human cells. The findings, publi...

Changing a Vaccine's Delivery, Not The Vaccine Itself, Can Improve the HIV Vaccine

May 18, 2019 5:00 pm
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A new HIV vaccine delivery strategy appears to enhance the protective immune response in a preclinical model. Scientists at the La Jolla Institute for...

The Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) of the Dengue Virus Could be a Good Target For Treat This Disease

May 18, 2019 4:00 pm
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The nonstructural protein 1 (NS1) of the dengue virus interacts with another viral protein called NS4A-2K-4B to enable viral replication, according...

Network Analysis Identifies Viral Peptides Critical to Natural HIV Control

May 8, 2019 4:00 pm
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Investigators at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard have used a novel approach to identify specific amino acids in the protein structure of H...

A Novel Immunization Approach Could Be Useful Against HIV

May 7, 2019 4:00 pm
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The human body cannot naturally defend itself against HIV—not usually, at least. But in very rare cases, infected individuals generate broadl...

Researchers Successfully Created Artificial Antibodies Which Are Both Effective Against HHV-6B and Trigger a Lower Response from the Human Immune System

May 2, 2019 1:00 pm
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A research group led by Professor Yasuko Mori (Division of Clinical Virology, Center for Infectious Diseases, Kobe University) have succeeded in hu...


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