By Jonathan Weiss | May 23, 2013 02:45 PM EDT
By creating a completely artificial flu-like structure, researchers are on their way to reducing yearly flu shots to just once in a lifetime.
By Christie Rizk | May 20, 2013 07:20 PM EDT
Measles are coming back to the UK as the repercussions of anti-vaccination scares come full circle, affecting people on other continents.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 14, 2013 10:01 AM EDT
With one-fifth of all rotavirus deaths taking place in India, a public-private partnership aims to provide a cheaper vaccine.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 13, 2013 04:49 PM EDT
In a turn of face, both the Pakistani and Afghan Taliban are promoting polio vaccinations in their countries.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 10, 2013 03:31 PM EDT
After primate trials, researchers hope that the vaccine will be successful in people as well.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 10, 2013 10:13 AM EDT
Data analyzing 30 years of cancers in the US indicates that preceding the HPV vaccine introduction, virus-related cancers were on the rise.
By Christie Rizk | May 09, 2013 02:05 PM EDT
A new algorithm that detects HIV antibodies could help researchers create more effective vaccines.
By Christie Rizk | May 08, 2013 07:40 PM EDT
Researchers have engineered a new kind of anti-venom vaccine from the toxin of Reaper spiders.
By Christie Rizk | May 06, 2013 04:42 PM EDT
Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute say they've developed a vaccine that effectively prevents heroin from reaching the brain in rats.
By Jonathan Weiss | Feb 06, 2013 01:04 PM EST
Scientists are testing a vaccine to slow down the progression of the disease in hopes that such a breakthrough will help millions.
By Jonathan Weiss | Feb 05, 2013 01:32 PM EST
The first new TB vaccine in 90 years was shown to have little effect in protecting children who had received it.
By Makini Brice | Feb 05, 2013 07:16 PM EST
Though the worst of flu season seems to have already passed, this season was already much harsher one than the one from last year.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 28, 2013 06:42 PM EST
A new experimental vaccine that aims to cure alcoholism will give anyone an instant and head-splitting hangover after just one sip of booze.
By Makini Brice | Jan 18, 2013 01:36 PM EST
Researchers have created a breast cancer vaccine with a virus that they believe may cut down on breast cancer recurrence.
By Amber Moore | Jan 17, 2013 10:40 AM EST
A new study based on more than 117,000 pregnancies has found that there was no risk of still-births for pregnant women who took vaccine against 2009 H1N1 influenza virus.