Saturday 29 November, 2014

Vaccination may alter your body odour


Do you know that a simple vaccination at your nearby clinic can trigger a distinct change in your body odour Continue reading “Vaccination may alter your body odour” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, March 24th, 2014

Jubilant gets $3.4 mn for new anti-TB drugs

Chemsys, a subsidiary of Indian pharma major Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd, has got an additional $3.4 million Continue reading “Jubilant gets $3.4 mn for new anti-TB drugs” »  More...

This is a representation of an image taken with an electron microscope of one of the numerous spikes that jut out of the surface of HIV. The green area marks the location of the V1V2 region, where CAP256-VRC26 and other broadly neutralizing HIV antibodies bind. The blue, red and circled areas mark the three other sites where most known broadly neutralizing HIV antibodies bind. The flat area at the top represents the surface membrane of the virus.

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By BioNews On Monday, March 3rd, 2014

A team of researchers discovered HIV-neutralizing antibodies

In an advance for HIV vaccine research, a scientific team has discovered how the immune system makes a powerful antibody that blocks HIV Continue reading “A team of researchers discovered HIV-neutralizing More...

By IANS On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Scientists closer to shot for black fever

Scientists are close to developing a shot against black fever, a fatal parasitic infection Continue reading “Scientists closer to shot for black fever” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

European Medicines Agency recommends approval of first vaccine for meningitis B

The European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended the granting of a marketing authorisation for Bexsero, a new vaccine intended for the immunisation of individuals More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Clinical trials for HIV vaccine making steady progress

The first and only preventative HIV vaccine based on a genetically modified Continue reading “Clinical trials for HIV vaccine making steady progress” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, October 1st, 2012

Researchers find a new way to halt age-related decline in immune system

Stanford University School of Medicine scientists have found that blocking Continue reading “Researchers find a new way to halt age-related decline in immune system” »  More...

By IANS On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Cuba tests prostate cancer vaccine

Cuban scientists said they have concluded the second round of the clinical trial of a potential Continue reading “Cuba tests prostate cancer vaccine” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, July 16th, 2012

Chicken vaccines mutate into new virus

Two different vaccine viruses, used simultaneously to control an acute respiratory disease occurring Continue reading “Chicken vaccines mutate into new virus” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, July 9th, 2012

Vaccine cuts Human Papillomavirus infection rates even in non-immunized

In a typical evidence of herd protection, it has been found that women who do not get the cervical cancer jab can see their risk of developing the disease half Continue reading “Vaccine cuts Human Papillomavirus More...