Keystone Symposia to Mark 25th Anniversary of its First HIV/AIDS Meeting
...es" and "Viral Immunology" in Banff in March. Since an HIV vaccine is proving to be a particularly recalcitrant problem, the goal is to bring together virologists
studying multiple diseases, thereby facilitating a wider cross-fertilization of ideas. This is in keeping with Keystone Symposia's mission of mixing t...
Colds and flu cut by one-third in study of Canada's top cold fighter in vaccinated seniors
...n the lab of internationally recognized influenza expert, Dr. Albert Osterhaus. Based in the Netherlands, Dr. Osterhaus is one of the world's leading virologists
and utilizes the most sensitive test methods available. Among his achievements and those of his group of 100 scientists were the identification of th...
Cavidi Signs Agreement With the Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative to Lower Costs of HIV Monitoring
...g to make HIV viral
load tests available at lower cost to members of our Procurement
About Cavidi AB
Cavidi AB was founded by leading virologists
at Uppsala University in
Sweden in 1984. The company's mission is to make medical diagnostics more
accessible in those parts of the world where resour...
New Investors Fund Expansion of Cavidi AB
... used to quantify the amount of
HIV in a patient's blood, and ExaVir Drug which measures a patient's
resistance to ARVs. Cavidi was founded by leading virologists
University in Sweden in 1984. http://www.cavidi.com
Expert on Emerging Infectious Zoonotic Diseases Joining K-State as a Regents Distinguished Professor
...inary virology from the University of
Giessen in Germany under the guidance of the late Dr. Rudolf Rott,
considered one of the most eminent veterinary virologists
of the last
century. Richt's postdoctoral studies were conducted at Johns Hopkins
University from 1989 to 1991. In 1991, he returned to the Institute...
Launch Of India’s First Virology Course At Pun
...r the degree jointly.
"There is a shortage of virologists
to identify viruses and check their outbreak. The course is intended to provide qualified virologists
to various fields," National Institute of Virology...ed research. There is a growing demand for trained virologists
from anti-viral drugs and vaccines manufacturing i...
Virus May Check Spread Of Bird Flu
... University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, virus may be used to check the spread of bird flu in human beings.
Purdue molecular virologists
are investigating // a new way to provide immunity against avian influenza viruses, or bird flu, the most lethal of which, H5N1, has a 50 percent fata...
Virologists in Medical Technology
Virologists in Medical Dictionary
...leosis and glandular fever naturally and effectively. Stop painful sore throats quickly and easily. ... ... DNA virus named for the English virologists
professor Sir Anthony Epstein and Yvonne M. Barr . ... What is the Epstein - Barr virus ? ... Patient information on infectious mononucleos...
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Jefferson Virologists Coax HIV Out of Hiding
When researchers came up with the powerful
cocktail of anti-HIV drugs known as highly active antiretroviral
therapy (HAART), they hoped they had found a way to finally rid the
body of the virus. But they were wrong. The virus instead goes into
hiding, dormant and practically undetectable in the bod...
HIV dearms protective protein in cells
Another important discovery of the Heidelberg virologists
this strategy of the human HIV is not effective i...many types of viruses.
Dr. Keppler's team of virologists
from the Department of Virology at the Hygiene Ins... there is a significant difference the Heidelberg virologists
discovered that in rat cells, Vpu has no effect on...
A London effort to develop point-of-care nanosensors for HIV diagnosis and monitoring
...otechnology for Healthcare grant from the EPSRC's Grand Challenge Competition.
The research will bring biomedical engineers, physicists, chemists, virologists
and clinicians together to create the device, which will work in a similar way to how diabetics check their insulin levels - where a hand-held machine...
Catching the common cold virus genome
...w the virus evolves solutions, the better we can rid the body of these infections."
Understanding where change occurs in the virus genome will help virologists
who work to design drugs that target the rhinovirus.
"If you've got 10,000 bits of information, this narrows it down to a handful," Lewis-Rogers sa...
Viral 'magic bullet' targets cancer cells with help of new compound
...ze a tiny, bullet-shaped insect rhabdovirus known as VSV, chosen specifically for its inability to infect normal human cells. "VSV has been studied by virologists
for several decades, and its replication is well understood at the molecular level," Dr. Hiscott said. "It is not a human pathogen, so most individual...
Beaded viruses and geology-inspired paintings show the art in science
...r pressure. "I really wondered if these shapes are inherently less stable and maybe that's why evolution has selected against them," Fane said.
use the exhibit to teach the public about viruses. "Some of our big health threats are viruses," said Wichman, citing HIV and bird flu as examples. "P...
New hope for hepatitis C sufferers
...l lead a $2 million five-year project to develop new vaccines and explore better treatment options for hepatitis C sufferers.
University of Adelaide virologists
Dr Michael Beard and Dr Karla Helbig will work with colleagues from the University of NSW to develop new strategies to treat and prevent hepatitis C, ...
Surprise in the organic orchard -- a healthier worm in the apple
...d to anticipate the risk of resistance in pest control, not only for insecticides but also viruses.
The discovery was reported by a team of insect virologists
and geneticists from the Agricultural Service Centre of Rhineland-Palatinate (DLR Rheinpfalz), the German Federal Biological Research Centre (BBA Darm...
ETH Zurich professor Ari Helenius awarded Benoist Prize
... membrane bubble that provides the acidic environment that allows the fusion of virus and cell.
Increased insight into cellular quality control
are not the only ones to benefit from Heleniuss reseach. Cell biolo-gists have also profited. Heleniuss work with viruses has led to the identificatio...
Discovery of the first resistance gene to rice yellow mottle virus
...ns, but can prevent its interaction with the virus which is then blocked in one of the stages of its infectious cycle.
In parallel, a team of IRD virologists
showed that it was possible to carry out laboratory selection of RYMV strains that break the gene's resistance and that the process involved was deter...
Virologists in Biological Technology
Virologists in Biological Definition
...ormally it requires the use of large facilities, expensive equipment, and highly trained specialists such as technicians, molecular biologists , and virologists
. Often, this effort is undertaken by state and national governments and shared internationally through organizations like WHO .
Prevention and ...