Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 16:39
Chinese health authorities today said that no proof has been found of the H7N9 virus spreading from human to human.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 14:25
Scientists have claimed to have discovered a mechanism involved in stabilizing key HIV proteins and thereby concealing sites where some of the most powerful HIV neutralizing antibodies bind.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 11:34
Scientists have identified a mechanism how some viruses protect themselves from the immune system`s efforts to stop infections.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 17:17
A Chinese man has died of?H7N9 bird flu and two other members of his family were infected with the deadly virus, raising concerns about the prospect of human- to-human transmission of disease.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 18:56
Scientists have identified a protein within the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus that blocks further infection in cells.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 09:50
Two H7N9 avian flu patients, including a medical worker, have died in China`s Shanghai city, health authorities said Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 12:34
Scientists have discovered a new enzyme, dubbed cIAP2, that provides protection to the lungs from infection by giving them the ability to reduce flu-inflicted tissue injury.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 20:07
A big wave of H7N9 bird flu cases and deaths in China since the start of 2014 is a reminder that emerging flu strains need constant surveillance if the world is not to be caught off guard by a deadly pandemic.