Last Updated: Tuesday, November 02, 2010, 00:00
Scientists claim to have identified a vital mechanism which the body uses to fight off viruses.
Scientists have moved a step closer to a cure for the common cold and the winter vomiting bug.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 17, 2010, 00:00
Scientists have turned bacteria, found in yogurt, into "silver bullets".
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 13, 2010, 00:00
A leading science writer, Jennifer Ackerman, busts some other common myths about cold in her book.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 01, 2010, 00:00
Cold sore virus could lead to cognitive symptoms characteristic to schizophrenia patients.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 03, 2010, 00:00
In a breakthrough, Australian scientists have developed a drug that prepares the immune system to effectively fight all cold and flu infections, including swine flu virus.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 00:00
A faulty immune memory can trigger infections that may lead to cold sores and even cancer in some people, say researchers.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 00:00
Scientists have found what may be the most efficient way to deliver a corrected gene to lung cells derived from cystic fibrosis patients, renewing hope that gene therapy for CF lung disease could be a successful future treatment.