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      December 3, 2020

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      Scientists Discover Role of Protein in Detecting the Common Cold Virus

      The role of a protein in detecting the common cold virus and kickstarting an immune response to fight infection has been uncovered by a team of ...

      'Anti-Antibiotic' Allows for Use of Antibiotics Without Driving Resistance

      An inexpensive, FDA-approved drug -- cholestyramine -- taken in conjunction with an antibiotic prevents the antibiotic from driving antimicrobial resistance, according to new ...

      New Method Identifies Adaptive Mutations in Complex Evolving Populations

      A scientist has developed a method to study how HIV mutates to escape the immune system in multiple individuals, which could inform HIV vaccine ...

      Experimental Vaccine for Deadly Tickborne Virus Effective in Cynomolgus Macaques

      An experimental vaccine developed in Europe to prevent infection by Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV) has protected cynomolgus macaques ...
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      Link Found Between Drought and HIV Among Women in Less-Developed Countries

      Researchers explored the consequences of drought and lack of environmental resources on women in less-developed countries. The research shows the direct and indirect associations to women's ...

      T-Cell Abnormalities in Severe COVID-19 Cases

      Researchers performed a genetic analysis of T cells from lung tissue of COVID-19 patients. They found abnormalities that resulted in T cell overreaction that may cause severe ...

      Lung-on-Chip Provides New Insight on Body's Response to Early Tuberculosis Infection

      Scientists have developed a lung-on-chip model to study how the body responds to early tuberculosis (TB) ...

      New Therapy for Flu May Help in Fight Against COVID-19

      A new therapy for influenza virus infections that may also prove effective against many other pathogenic virus infections, including HIV and COVID-19, has been developed by scientists. The ...

      Potential Treatment Against Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Causing Gonorrhea and Meningitis

      A team has demonstrated the effectiveness of an inexpensive molecule to fight antibiotic-resistant strains of the bacteria responsible for gonorrhea and meningococcal meningitis. These two infections ...

      Nature's Toolkit for Killing Viruses and Bacteria

      Engineers reveal how zinc oxide nanoneedles and droplet hydrodynamics can stop ...

      The Drug Aprotinin Inhibits Entry of SARS-CoV2 in Host Cells, Study Finds

      In order for the SARS-CoV2 virus to enter host cells, its 'spike' protein has to be cleaved by the cell's own enzymes -- proteases. The protease inhibitor aprotinin can prevent cell ...

      Replication Cycle of SARS-CoV-2 in 3D

      Researchers have studied SARS-CoV-2 replication in cells and obtained detailed insights into the alterations induced in infected cells. This information is essential to guide the development of ...

      Altered 'Coat' Disguises Fatal Brain Virus from Neutralizing Antibodies

      A genetic modification in the 'coat' of a brain infection-causing virus may allow it to escape antibodies, according to researchers. They say testing people for this and other viral ...

      A Sulfur Molecule to Block the Coronavirus

      Some viruses can get inside cells via a mechanism that involves sulfur organic molecules. Chemists have discovered effective inhibitors and blocked the uptake of ...

      MMR Vaccine Could Protect Against COVID-19, Study Shows

      The measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine has been theorized to provide protection against COVID-19. In a new study, researchers provide further proof of this by showing that mumps IgG titers, or ...

      Engineered Immune Cells Elicit Broad Response to HIV in Mice, Offering Hope for Vaccine

      Unlike so many other deadly viruses, HIV still lacks a vaccine. The virus has proven especially tricky to prevent with conventional antibodies, in part because it evolves so rapidly in the body. A ...

      How the Flu Virus Spreads Within Cities

      New insights into the local transmission of seasonal influenza may be valuable for planning interventions to combat the spread of respiratory diseases within cities, according to a new ...

      Study Finds Low Risk of Pregnancy Complications from COVID-19

      Pregnant women who test positive for COVID-19 and their newborn babies have a low risk of developing severe symptoms, according to a new ...

      Solving a Mystery: How the TB Bacterium Develops Rapid Resistance to Antibiotics

      These slow growing bacteria have long puzzled TB researchers with their fairly rapid resistance to antibiotics. Researchers may have been barking up the wrong tree in exploring genetics, because the ...

      Lethal Brain Infections in Mice Thwarted by Decoy Molecule

      Researchers have identified a molecule that protects mice from brain infections caused by Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV), a mosquito-borne virus notorious for causing fast-spreading, ...

      Coinfection: More Than the Sum of Its Parts

      Infections with two pathogens pose a serious threat in the clinics. Researchers have developed a technique that provides new insights into this process and can be used as an early warning ...

      Studies Focus on SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Domestic Cats, Pigs

      Two recently published studies include important findings related to SARS-CoV-2 transmission and the COVID-19 pandemic: Domestic cats can be asymptomatic carriers of SARS-CoV-2, but pigs are unlikely ...

      How the Polio Vaccine Virus Occasionally Becomes Dangerous

      The polio vaccines heralded the elimination of polio from the U.S., saving countless children from sudden paralysis and death. In the developing world, however, outbreaks of poliovirus still occur ...

      Alzheimer's Disease Drug May Help Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance

      An experimental Alzheimer's disease treatment is proving effective at treating some of the most persistent, life-threatening antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Researchers have discovered that the ...

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