Post Profile

Related Posts

A Vaccine for the Common Cold May Be Possible

Academics / General Science : Live Science

A vaccine against the common cold may be possible, new research in mice and monkeys suggests.

Common tuberculosis vaccine can be used to prevent infection as well as disease

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

The vaccine used to protect against tuberculosis disease (bacillus calmette-guerin or BCG) also protects against tuberculosis infection (mycobacterium) as well as protecting against progression from infection to disease, finds a pap...

Doctors miss opportunities to offer flu shots

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Doctors should make a point of offering a flu vaccine to their patients. A simple reminder could considerably reduce the number of racial and ethnic minorities who currently do not vaccinate themselves against this common contagious...

Surprisingly simple common cold vaccine may defend against many strains

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

As common as the common cold is, scientists have so far been unable to develop a viable vaccine against it, largely due to the fact that there are over 100 strains of rhinoviruses, the most common cause of the infection. Now, a team...

New HPV vaccine offers greater protection against cervical cancer than current vaccine

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Scientists have developed a new HPV (human papilloma virus) vaccine which protects against nine types of the virus -- seven of which cause most cases of cervical cancer. The new vaccine offers significantly greater protection than t...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC