Chinese H7N9 Virus Making Its Way to Labs Around the World

The new H7N9 avian influenza strain that surfaced in China recently is now making its way around the world—not in humans, as far as anyone knows, but in carefully labeled, small packages sent from country to country and from lab to lab. Researchers at many institutes are still awaiting their … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading


Researchers report positive results in leukaemia vaccine trial

Scientists in the United Kingdom have reported initials results in their study to treat leukaemia with a WT1 DNA (Wilms’ Tumor gene 1, deoxyribonucleic acid) vaccine, and the results are good. The University of Southampton team said the results showed strong vaccine-specific antibody responses in the trial’s vaccinated patients.  Descargar … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading