By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 14:55
A new technique that acts as a "reverse vaccine" could help type 1 diabetes patients preserve insulin-making cells in the pancreas.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 20:37
Following an EU ban on livestock antibiotics, scientists pave the way for a vaccine to combat a devastating avian disease. The technology could be adapted to fight food poisoning and bioterror.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 19:01
Results from Sinovac's Phase III trial are promising for a dangerous variant of the infection, which mainly targets children.
By Jonathan Weiss | Thu, 05/23/2013 - 14:45
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 | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 19:20
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 | Tue, 05/14/2013 - 10:01
With one-fifth of all rotavirus deaths taking place in India, a public-private partnership aims to provide a cheaper vaccine.
By Jonathan Weiss | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 15:31
After primate trials, researchers hope that the vaccine will be successful in people as well.
By Jonathan Weiss | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 10:13
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 | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 14:05
A new algorithm that detects HIV antibodies could help researchers create more effective vaccines.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 19:40
Researchers have engineered a new kind of anti-venom vaccine from the toxin of Reaper spiders.
By Christie Rizk | Mon, 05/06/2013 - 16:42
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 | Wed, 02/06/2013 - 13:04
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 | Tue, 02/05/2013 - 13:32
The first new TB vaccine in 90 years was shown to have little effect in protecting children who had received it.