Navigation Links
Chlamydia in Biological News

UTSA wins San Antonio Area Foundation grant to further chlamydia research

... to study the role of CD8-positive T-cells in chlamydia infections. Chlamydia, caused by the bacterium chlamydia trachomatis, is the nation's most common ... transmitted disease. Nearly 2.8 million new chlamydia cases are reported each year in the United ...

UTSA, Health Science Center collaborate with Merck & Co. to develop chlamydia vaccine

... the common sexually transmitted bacterium chlamydia trachomatis . Under the terms of the agreement ... directed toward development of an effective chlamydia vaccine. The Merck license is the first ... microbiology in UTSA's Department of Biology. chlamydia trachomatis is responsible for nearly 2.3 ...

Mice help researchers understand chlamydia

... the idea is to understand enough about how chlamydia interacts with cells and how the immune system ... immune system need to be stimulated to fight the chlamydia infection," Dr Starnbach said. "At Harvard we ... about what is involved in protecting mice against chlamydia infection and then mimic those responses with ...

Study by Pittsburgh researchers identifies possible vaccine target for chlamydia

... target for the development of a vaccine against chlamydia trachomatis, the most prevalent sexually ... identified a plasmid-deficient strain of chlamydia that, when investigated in an animal model of ... one of the worlds foremost researchers of chlamydia trachomatis, a bacterium which is the most ...

American Society for Microbiology honors Walter Stamm

... has worked with antimicrobial resistance for urinary tract infections, chlamydia infections, and sexually transmitted infections. He is recognized as a ... of urinary tract infections and has written guidelines for the therapy of chlamydia and other STIs for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. ...

Multiple species of bacteria may cause trachoma: Implications for treatment

... Chlamydiceae family of bacteria are involved in trachoma would involve a re-evaluation of vaccines and treatment programmes. It is accepted that chlamydia trachomatis (C. trachomatis) causes trachoma. The bacteria, some strains of which are associated with sexually transmitted infections, can also pass ...

Chlamydia vaccine a step closer to reality

... more than $300,000 to continue its research into chlamydia and work towards developing a vaccine ... proteins that were able to protect against chlamydia infection. "We've been testing these ... would allow QUT to evaluate the effectiveness of chlamydia prevention methods developed at the university, ...

Common ancestry of bacterium and plants could be key to an effective new treatment for chlamydia

... Rutgers researchers have discovered that the chlamydia bacterium, which causes a sexually transmitted ... target for development of an effective cure for chlamydia infections. "The unique connection between the chlamydia bacterium and plants had been proposed by ...

Chlamydia parasite lives off our fat

... The Centers for Disease Control says that chlamydia trachomatis is the most common ... the US, with three million new cases a year. chlamydia gets around because it knows its hosts so well. ... lipid parasites. So, to add insult to injury, chlamydia apparently lives on our fat. Lipid droplets ...

New Finding May Aid Adult Stem Cell Collection

... Diseases, now available online. Men with chlamydia or gonorrhea were more likely to see and talk to ... men had all had a diagnosis of urethritis due to chlamydia and/or gonorrhea infection, and most reported two ... partner referral arm to re-test positive for chlamydia and gonorrhea at follow-up. Patient-delivered ...

Measurement Challenges In Detecting Cancer Biomarkers

... Diseases, now available online. Men with chlamydia or gonorrhea were more likely to see and talk to ... men had all had a diagnosis of urethritis due to chlamydia and/or gonorrhea infection, and most reported two ... partner referral arm to re-test positive for chlamydia and gonorrhea at follow-up. Patient-delivered ...

New study: Sexually transmitted disease treatment can be effectively administered by sex partners

... Diseases, now available online. Men with chlamydia or gonorrhea were more likely to see and talk to ... men had all had a diagnosis of urethritis due to chlamydia and/or gonorrhea infection, and most reported two ... partner referral arm to re-test positive for chlamydia and gonorrhea at follow-up. Patient-delivered ...

Antibiotic treats lymphoma of the eye

... doxycycline effectively treats a type of lymphoma associated with chlamydia infection, according to a study in the October 4 issue of the Journal of ... suggested an association between OAL and infection with the bacteria chlamydia psittaci. Andres J. M. Ferreri, M.D., of the San Raffaele H ...

Scientists sequence genome of parasite responsible for common sexually transmitted infection

... and developing methods to prevent it could also help curb the transmission of other STIs often found in connection with trichomoniasis, including chlamydia and gonorrhea, according to the researchers. "Although trichomoniasis is very prevalent as a sexually transmitted infection, it has not received ...

Teens unaware of sexually transmitted diseases until they catch one, Carnegie Mellon study finds

... the consequences are severe. Genital herpes, for example, cannot be cured. Genital warts can render a woman more susceptible to cervical cancer, and chlamydia can lead to infertility. A 2004 study, involving the same group of adolescent girls, found that those who viewed an interactive sex education DVD ...

Harnessing genomic research

... Regeneration of spinal nerve cells, a new way to personalise breast cancer treatment, rapid near-patient diagnosis of meningitis, MRSA and chlamydia and effective vaccines to protect against salmonella are all important applications to have benefited from a £30M research programme built around ...
Other Contents
(Date:9/30/2014)... professor and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, and ... recipients in the 2014 round of grants from ... BRAIN (Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies) Initiative ... September 30, provides more than $3 million in ... , The BRAIN Initiative, launched last year, is ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... news release is available in German . ... are among the most expensive foods in the world. Because ... find them. But the distinctive smell of truffles is not ... French scientists under the direction of the Goethe University Frankfurt ... produced by soil bacteria which are trapped inside truffle fruiting ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... trouble getting pregnanteven with IVF? Here,s some hope: A ... The FASEB Journal , explains how ... known as PAWP, which induced embryo development in human ... embryo development by the sperm cell during fertilization. , ... a major paradigm shift in our understanding of human ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Salk scientists receive $3 million for BRAIN Initiative grant 2On the trail of the truffle flavor 2Synthetic sperm protein raises the chance for successful in vitro fertilization 2
(Date:10/1/2014)... 01, 2014 Between 23 million and ... U.S., according to figures from the National Institutes of ... (AARDA), and many of them have something else in ... undiagnosed celiac disease. Gluten Free Therapeutics, makers of ... undiagnosed celiac disease by publishing a series of blog ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ... sticking with their intentions to lose weight and their dieting ... in unhealthy, fatty foods. Including hormone diet treatments ... not only allows patients to see fast and effective weight ... diet and begin forming healthy habits to maintain their weight ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Anti Aging Clinic (AntiAgingClinic.ca), the Greater Toronto Area’s ... is announcing a discounted cost on Botox units, which ... doing this because we want to give as many ... in Toronto,” says Dr. Brian Sieber, founder of Anti ... Clinic, including laser facials, genesis laser facials, chemical ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... October 01, 2014 On Sept. 9, ... finalists in the Martha Stewart American Made Awards (MSAMAs), ... across the country in the fields of crafts, design, ... recognized as a finalist in the MSAMAs, which celebrates ... that are improving local communities and changing the way ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 01, 2014 Nordic Naturals is ... very special cause. The campaign—“Buy One Bottle. Help ... for Veterans, a nonprofit organization that helps rebuild ... shelter dogs that would otherwise face euthanasia. From ... will support monthly donations of Nordic Naturals omega-3s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 2Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 3Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 2Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 3Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 4Health News:Anti Aging Clinic, the GTA’s Premier Provider of Anti Aging Treatments, Announces Deal on Units of Botox 2Health News:Chicago Coffee Start-up Makes a Big Impact, Earns National Recognition 2Health News:Nordic Naturals® Inspires Support for Paws for Veterans -- ‘Buy One Bottle. Help Two Heroes.’ Initiative Kicks Off October 1 2
Other TagsOther Tags