Fri, 29 May 2015 08:00:00 PDT
A survey of New Yorkers with tattoo-related complications shows high rates of infection, itching and swelling that might last for years, according to NYU Langone researchers.
Fri, 29 May 2015 05:00:00 PDT
Controlling bacterial infections responsible for typhoid fever could dramatically reduce the risk of gallbladder cancer in India and Pakistan, according to a study published by Cell Press May 28th...
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:00:00 PDT
Structural analysis of antibiotic resistance enzyme reveals possible chink in chemical armorUsing a complex modeling program that helps analyze the physical dynamics of large, structurally...
Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT
Scientists have discovered that when bladder cells cannot neutralize bacteria in the usual way, they simply vomit up the encapsulated invaders instead.
Thu, 28 May 2015 08:00:00 PDT
A major international study finds HIV patients are significantly less likely to develop AIDS and other serious illnesses if they receive early treatment with antiretroviral drugs.
Thu, 28 May 2015 07:00:00 PDT
Periprosthetic infections are among the most serious complications in the field of endoprosthetics.
Thu, 28 May 2015 05:00:00 PDT
Infections following joint-replacement surgeries: Europe's orthopaedic experts consult on how to optimize prevention and therapy strategiesDr Stephen Cannon, President of the European Federation...
Thu, 28 May 2015 03:00:00 PDT
Engineered probiotics can detect tumors in the liverEngineers at MIT and the University of California at San Diego (UCSD) have devised a new way to detect cancer that has spread to the liver, by...
Wed, 27 May 2015 07:00:00 PDT
The tool could detect whether a product is free of microorganisms like E. coli or salmonella.
Wed, 27 May 2015 03:00:00 PDT
A simple chip-based test that diagnoses antibiotic-resistant bacteria in hours instead of days promises to allow doctors to pick the right antibiotic first time.
Wed, 27 May 2015 02:00:00 PDT
A genetically engineered herpes virus can halt the progression of skin cancer by killing cancer cells and sparking the immune system into action against tumours, a landmark clinical trial has shown.
Researchers at the University of Toronto design diagnostic chip to reduce testing time from days to one hour, allowing doctors to pick the right antibiotic the first timeSchematic of the...
Wed, 27 May 2015 01:00:00 PDT
In a phase 3 trial, researchers showed how a genetically modified herpes virus halted disease progression in patients with advanced melanoma - the deadliest form of skin cancer.
Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT
In a mouse study, researchers have found that the Ebola virus is unable to infect cells unless it attaches to a specific host protein first.
Tue, 26 May 2015 09:00:00 PDT
By unlocking the secrets of a bizarre virus that survives in nearly boiling acid, scientists at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have found a blueprint for battling human disease using...
Tue, 26 May 2015 05:00:00 PDT
The CDC and the New Jersey Department of Health have confirmed a death from Lassa fever which was diagnosed earlier today in a person returning to the United States from Liberia.
Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 PDT
In a special issue, The Anatomical Record ventures into the world of human mummified remains.
Tue, 26 May 2015 03:00:00 PDT
A new study of what the cold sore virus does to host cell machinery shows it disrupts host gene transcription termination, advancing our understanding of this and similar viruses.
Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT
Innovative 'flocked swab' improves diagnosis, treatment of deadly childhood diarrheal diseases; results could prompt rethink of how to manage second leading cause of death among children under...
Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT
By comparing flu viruses to the virus that causes measles, researchers fine-tuned a tool that may enable faster vaccine design, according to a study led by Mount Sinai researchers and published...
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