Tag Archives: Health

The threat of zoonotic diseases

While zoonotic EIDs are a major concern globally, their impact in less developed countries is disproportionately high. Continue reading

Posted in Microbiology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to stop the spread of Ebola [video]

Posted in Microbiology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Cytomegalovirus

New state of the art therapies for cytomegalovirus. Continue reading

Posted in Microbiology | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Recent developments linking retroviruses to human breast cancer

Do retroviruses cause breast cancer? Continue reading

Posted in Microbiology | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

10 things you should know about Ebola virus

7 things you should know about Ebola virus Continue reading

Posted in Microbiology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Crossing the species barrier

The number of pathogens known to infect humans is ever increasing. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , ,

In case you forgot – we're still fighting vCJD

A new test for asymptomatic vCJD. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , ,

A new drug against MERS?

A novel approach to treating coronavirus infections. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

New Broad-Spectrum Peptide Antibiotic Targets Biofilms

A new peptide antibiotic suggests a new strategy in the fight against bacterial infections. Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment