Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 10:07
Two patients previously thought to be `cured` of HIV after undergoing bone marrow transplants are now seeing the return of the virus in their blood, a US doctor has revealed.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 18:08
Scientists have found that avian influenza virus H7N9, which killed several dozen people in China earlier this year, has not yet acquired the changes needed to infect humans easily.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 21:45
Cervical cancer is cancer of the cervix or cancer of the entrance to the uterus (womb). It can also be defined as a type of cancer that happens in the cells of the cervix.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 11:45
Researchers reported H2N2 avian viruses could infect human respiratory cells.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 13:44
A team of researchers has estimated the global death toll from the 2009 outbreak of the H1N1 virus to be 10 times higher than the World Health Organization`s count, which was based on laboratory-confirmed cases of this flu.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 21:18
One of France`s top medical experts appealed for calm Monday as a scare over a widely administered vaccine that prevents cervical cancer gathered momentum.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 23:39
A diagnostics test for human papilloma virus (HPV) can reduce by a third the incidence of cervical cancer in women worldwide, an expert said at a seminar here Saturday.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 12:53
Researchers have shown how influenza A viruses snip through a protective mucus net to infect respiratory cells and later cut their way out to infect other cells.