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NIH forms new collaborative influenza vaccine research network

October 1, 2019

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has initiated…
Genetic mutation linked to flu-related heart complications

September 11, 2019

People with severe flu sometimes develop life-threatening heart problems, even when their hearts have been previously healthy, but…
People’s response to flu vaccine influenced by gut microbes

September 9, 2019

Decimating levels of intestinal bacteria with antibiotics reduced the immune system’s responsiveness to a seasonal influenza vaccination, a…
This colorized transmission electron micrograph depicts H1N1 influenza virus particles. Image credit: NIAID
Disrupting the gut microbiome may affect some immune responses to flu vaccination

September 9, 2019

The normal human gut microbiome is a flourishing community of microorganisms, some of which can affect the human…
Lung cell transplant boosts healing after the flu

August 22, 2019

Some cases of the flu are so severe they cause lasting injury to the lungs. New research from…
NIH-funded study will test seasonal flu vaccines with two experimental adjuvants

August 12, 2019

An early-stage clinical trial is evaluating two licensed seasonal influenza vaccines, administered with or without novel adjuvants, for…
NIAID-funded study will test seasonal flu vaccines with two experimental adjuvants

August 9, 2019

The Hope Clinic of the Emory Vaccine Center will enroll patients in an early-stage clinical trial evaluating two…
Elderly intensive care patients who have been vaccinated against influenza have a reduces risk of dying and suffering strokes

August 1, 2019

Elderly critically ill patients who have been vaccinated against influenza have a reduced risk of dying and of…
Smartphone virus scanner is not what you think

July 31, 2019

The current leading method to assess the presence of viruses and other biological markers of disease is effective…
$21.9 Million Gene Modulation Research Effort Targets Influenza Pandemics

July 1, 2019

A multifaceted research effort aimed at temporarily modulating gene expression using RNA-based techniques could help protect against pandemic…
Timing is everything when trying to prevent disease outbreaks

June 21, 2019

Vaccines save lives. Creation of vaccines was a major scientific advancement, which will be regarded as one of…
Deadly tick-borne virus cured with experimental flu drug, in mice

June 18, 2019

Only a few cases of the newly discovered Bourbon virus have been reported, and two of them ended…
Stalk antibodies provide flu protection in humans

June 4, 2019

A universal flu vaccine that could prevent a potential influenza pandemic has been a holy grail for epidemiologists…
NIH-supported study reveals a novel indicator of influenza immunity

June 4, 2019

A study of influenza virus transmission in Nicaraguan households reveals new insights into the type of immune responses…
NIH announces two awards for multi-year studies of influenza immunity in children

May 23, 2019

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has announced…
Canadian researchers on promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target

May 23, 2019

For most people, the influenza A virus (IAV), commonly known as the flu, is cleared from the body…
Flu’s “hidden target” may lead to universal vaccine: study

May 21, 2019

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, have discovered a…
New single vaccination approach to killer diseases

May 21, 2019

Scientists from the University of Adelaide’s Research Centre for Infectious Diseases have developed a single vaccination approach to simultaneously combat…
One vaccine against two deadliest respiratory diseases in the world – influenza and pneumococcal infections won’t know what hit them

May 20, 2019

Vaccines are becoming more specialized. They work better and rarely cause unwanted side effects, but you need more…
Flu virus’ best friend: low humidity

May 15, 2019

Yale researchers have pinpointed a key reason why people are more likely to get sick and even die…
Catch a Virus by Its Tail

May 13, 2019

Study uncovers key mechanism that allows some of the world’s deadliest viruses to replicate. Viruses are masterful invaders.…
Australian doctors overprescribing flu antivirals

May 9, 2019

Australian doctors are prescribing antivirals for people with the flu who may not benefit, putting patients at risk…
H3N2 viruses mutate during vaccine production but new tech could fix it

April 30, 2019

In late March 2019, the World Health Organization and a vaccine advisory committee of the Food and Drug…
New approach by Stanford researchers could lead to a lifetime flu vaccine

April 30, 2019

If the virus that causes flu were an ice cream cone, then the yearly vaccine teaches the immune…
Paying pharmacists for consultations about vaccines would actually save a lot of money

April 26, 2019

Pharmacists are underused resources in the healthcare system. Despite going through extensive training they are commonly working pretty…
‘Hibernating’ research studies on standby to tackle next flu pandemic

April 23, 2019

The University of Liverpool is improving the UK’s preparedness for another influenza pandemic through its involvement in an…
Scientists review influenza vaccine research progress and opportunities

April 10, 2019

In a new series of articles, experts in immunology, virology, epidemiology, and vaccine development detail efforts to improve…
NIH begins first-in-human trial of a universal influenza vaccine candidate

April 9, 2019

The first clinical trial of an innovative universal influenza vaccine candidate is examining the vaccine’s safety and tolerability…
A bad bout of flu triggers ‘taste bud cells’ to grow in the lungs

April 2, 2019

Most people who weather an infection with influenza fully recover after a week or two. But for some,…
Scientists might have Found a Way to Produce a Universal Flu Vaccine

February 21, 2019

Influenza – a viral infection that many people think is barely different from the common cold – is…
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