Influenza
Miracle machine makes heroic rescues — and leaves patients in limbo  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The latest miracle machine in modern medicine — whose use has skyrocketed in recent years — is saving people from the brink of death: adults whose... more
Norovirus close-ups might help fight stomach flu  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 days
Detailed views of a common stomach virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea could aid vaccine and disinfectant development. more
PD-1hi CD8+ resident memory T cells balance immunity and fibrotic sequelae  Science Magazine · 5 days
CD8+ tissue-resident memory T (TRM) cells provide frontline immunity in mucosal tissues. The mechanisms regulating CD8+ TRM maintenance, heterogeneity, and protective and pathological functions are largely... more
‘Stomach flu’ vaccine prevents type 1 diabetes in children  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Scientists have discovered that the rotavirus vaccine reduces the likelihood of children being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. more
Deadly tick-borne virus cured with experimental flu drug, in mice  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
An investigational flu drug cures mice infected with the rare but deadly Bourbon virus, according to a new study. more
Lower risk of Type 1 diabetes seen in children vaccinated against 'stomach flu' virus  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
Vaccinating babies against a virus that causes childhood 'stomach flu' greatly reduces their chance of getting so sick that they... more
Scientists 'on the right track' toward universal flu vaccine  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
New research could bring scientists a step closer to developing an effective, universal flu vaccine. more
Gene-edited chicken cells resist bird flu virus in the lab  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists have used gene-editing techniques to stop the bird flu virus from spreading in chicken cells grown in the lab. The team prevented the virus from taking hold... more
Snapshots of the flu virus replication machine in action  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from EMBL Grenoble have, for the first time, observed different functional states of the influenza virus polymerase as it is actively transcribing. These results, published in Nature Structural &... more
Gene-edited chicken cells resist bird flu virus in the lab  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Scientists have used gene-editing techniques to stop the bird flu virus from spreading in chicken cells grown in the lab. more
Study reveals novel indicator of protection against influenza virus infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A study of influenza virus transmission in Nicaraguan households reveals new insights into the type of immune responses that may be protective against influenza virus infection, report investigators. more
Novel indicator of influenza immunity  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A study of influenza virus transmission in Nicaraguan households reveals new insights into the type of immune responses that may be protective against influenza virus infection, report investigators. The findings could help scientists design more effective influenza vaccines... more
Stalk antibodies provide flu protection in humans  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A universal flu vaccine that could prevent a potential influenza pandemic has been a holy grail for epidemiologists around the world ever since the first flu vaccines were developed in 1938. more
North Korea swine flu outbreak puts South on edge  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
South Korean troops stationed along the world's last Cold War frontier have been put on high alert in the face of a new infiltration threat from the nuclear-armed North—fever-stricken wild... more
NIAID announces two awards for the study of influenza immunity in kids  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, has announced two awards for the study of influenza... more
Scientists identify target to ‘tone down’ hyper-active immunity to influenza infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
For most people, the influenza A virus, commonly known as the flu, is cleared from the body by our own immune system. more
Flu outbreak sickens over 30 migrants at border center  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
More than 30 migrants have tested positive for influenza at a major processing center on the Mexican border that was temporarily closed to stop the outbreak more
Promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A team of scientists has tackled this fundamental question and recently identified a target to 'tone down' the hyper-active immunity to influenza infection. These novel findings have promising clinical implications... more
Border holding center to reopen after 32 migrants get flu  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
More than 30 migrants have tested positive for influenza at a major processing center on the Mexican border that was temporarily closed to stop the outbreak more
Scientists reveal details of how flu and bacteria work together to promote infection  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have evidence the influenza virus functions like Velcro to help common respiratory bacteria gain a foothold... more
Researchers map virulence factor of influenza A virus in real-time  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The influenza A viruses, which have instigated deadly pandemics in the past, still remain a major global public health problem until today. Molecules known as virulence factors are... more
Scientists develop single vaccination approach to combat influenza and pneumococcal infections  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Scientists from the University of Adelaide's Research Centre for Infectious Diseases have developed a single vaccination approach to simultaneously combat influenza and pneumococcal infections, the world's... more
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