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The University of Hawaii at Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy and Wilcox Memorial Hospital have collaboratively launched a new program on Kauai dedicated to combating infectious diseases through "antimicrobial stewardship."
Ross Reynolds speaks with researcher Philip Eckhoff about using computer modeling to foil infectious diseases like malaria, polio and HIV.
Preliminary research conducted by French scientists and published in the Sexually Transmitted Diseases journal shows that Brazilian wax as well as other hair removal techniques could be putting you in danger of catching certain types of STIs.
BARDA, part of the , selected PPD as a contractor for the Medical Countermeasure Clinical Studies Network .
In the past decade research and experts have revealed that the five-second rule is a myth.
ANYONE who has taken the maze of corridors from the main reception at the Churchill Hospital, Oxford, to cancer support charity Maggie's Oxford will understand one of the main reasons why a new centre is being built.
If you've ever suffered the misery of food poisoning from a bacterium like Shigella or Salmonella , then your cells have been on the receiving end of "nanoinjectors"-microscopic spikes made from proteins through which pathogens secrete effector proteins into human host cells, causing infection.
Bill Gates , who is stepping up his role at the company he founded more than 30 years ago as a technology adviser to new CEO Satya Nadella.
He invented the precursor technique to Gram staining bacteria, and the methods he developed for staining tissue made it possible to distinguish between different type of blood cells, which led to the capability to diagnose numerous blood diseases .
Frost & Sullivan: High Incidence and Inadequate Treatments Boost Prospects of HIV, Chagas, Dengue and Influenza H1N1 Therapeutics in Latin America /PRNewswire/ -- The high incidence of human immunodeficiency virus , Chagas, dengue and influenza H1N1, as well as the unavailability of adequate treatments for these infectious diseases, spell ... (more)
It has been more than 10 years since the clinical battle began with community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus , and doctors are still grappling with how to diagnose, treat and prevent this virulent form of staph infection, which is immune to many antibiotics .
March 13, 2014 - Renowned virologist Karla Kirkegaard, PhD, will join the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute as chair of the Department of Infectious Diseases.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through its National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases division has awarded contracts to five companies across the country to form a clinical studies network - and two of them are in our state - Rho Federal Systems in Chapel Hill and PPD Inc. in Wilmington.
A new report by the National Health Performance Authority shows the Canberra Hospital recorded 41 cases, or a rate of 1.72 staph infections per 10,000 patient bed days, last financial year.
A gel that can be used by women after sex to protect against HIV is a step closer, according to researchers.