Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 14:04
Virginia Tech scientists have found that mosquitoes reared in cooler temperatures have weaker immune systems, making them more susceptible to dangerous viruses and more likely to transmit them to people.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 10:37
Researchers have been able to learn the precise structure of the mosquito-transmitted chikungunya virus pathogen while it is bound to antibodies, showing how the infection is likely neutralized.
Last Updated: Friday, February 22, 2013, 15:47
Researchers have developed a new method of vaccine creation for Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) using a technique called large scale random codon re-encoding.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 07, 2012, 21:08
HLL Lifecare Limited,is soon coming out with cheap and affordable duplex test kit for `chikungunya` and `dengue` fever tests.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 15, 2012, 19:12
Scientists claim to have found a specific biomarker for Chikungunya, which they say could serve as an early and accurate prognosis.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 09, 2012, 23:17
Indian Immunologicals Ltd (IIL), a top vaccine manufacturer, on Thursday said it is developing a vaccine for chikungunya.
Last Updated: Monday, December 12, 2011, 19:17
Dengue has become a cause of worry as the epidemiology is changing.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 08, 2011, 17:54
More than seven lakh Malaria cases have been reported this year.