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WHO said it will launch Ebola vaccine trials in Guinea on March 7th to test the so-called VSV-EBOV vaccine for efficacy and effectiveness to prevent Ebola
Despite widespread concern surrounding the Ebola virus, people face a more serious health threat, the influenza virus or better known as the flu.
Restrictions and quarantines would continue for visitors from Ebola-affected countries.
Fujifilm CEO says about 20 countries have shown interest in Avigan.
Individual exposed to the Ebola Virus would become carriers for terrorist activity and it doesn't take much sophistication to use a human being as a carrier
Scientists found a small molecule, Tetrandrine derived from an Asian herb has shown potentcy at inhibiting infection & prevented Ebola virus disease in mice
Research shows that human antibodies can neutralize the Marburg virus, a close cousin to Ebola. Step toward making a Ebola vaccine against this lethal virus
A Sierra Leonean who worked with children orphaned by Ebola has died of the disease.
Officials say fears of the Ebola virus spurred the decision.
Johns Hopkins researchers working with mice report they have devised a way to detect and monitor infections of dangerous Gram-negative bacteria in real time
Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute announced new advance against the HIV virus, a drug that is so effective, it may work as a anti-HIV vaccine.
The risk remains that Ebola vaccines may not bring the current Ebola outbreak completely under control according to leading international scientists.
Over 140 new cases after a steady decline of Ebola infections. The number of Ebola virus infections rose in last 2 weeks in Guinea, Sierra Leone & Liberia.
Where does Ebola virus come from & how does Ebola infection spread so quickly? What can be done to stop Ebola outbreak? Is there an Ebola vaccine available?
Over 180 million people worldwide have hepatitis C, contrast to 34 million with HIV/AIDS and 30,000 with Ebola. Yet, few hear about hepatitis C virus (HCV)
A Rutgers University infectious diseases expert discusses the myths and facts of the measles outbreak and the “vaccine gap” that has put certain adults at risk
The million dollar question is can cannabis be used to treat Ebola?
If you think the cold or the flu, is contagious, you haven’t see anything until you see measles. Not vaccinating can easily lead to a measles outbreak!
This year's flu vaccine will only reduce your chance of infection by 23%. Virginia Tech researcher seeks better ways to prevent flu by blocking transmission
Loss of pollinators like bees increases risk of malnutrition and disease according to new research.