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Zika infection may not spread by kissing, sharing spoon

Zika virus is transmitted to people, primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito.

03 Aug 2017 4:39 PM

Ebola can persist in survivor's semen 2 years after infection

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill made the discovery.

03 Aug 2017 3:14 PM

Five key numbers on AIDS

Roughly 1.8 million people worldwide contracted the AIDS virus in 2016.

21 Jul 2017 2:12 PM

Using dirty stethoscope ups risk of infections through superbugs

Researchers from Yale University in the US found that health care providers rarely perform stethoscope hygiene between patient encounters.

21 Jul 2017 8:21 AM

This monsoon, let's be HepAware!

WHO reports Hepatitis A is one of the most frequent causes of food-borne infections

19 Jul 2017 11:26 AM


Blood vessels not designed for preventing infections

Ubiquitination is a common process used by autophagy that marks the cellular material to be disposed.

11 Jul 2017 9:13 PM

Already existing medicines may treat infectious diseases, says study

Here's what researchers found.

08 Jul 2017 11:13 AM

Half of cancer risk factors in China modifiable: report

The leading cause of death in China is cancer.

07 Jul 2017 12:41 PM

New security feature immune to WannaCry, Petya

A new feature which Microsoft has been testing right now with help from insiders is called Enter Controlled folder access.

30 Jun 2017 4:18 PM

Obesity can boost infection risk post bypass surgery

The findings will help researchers develop tools to help decrease the risk of infection.

21 Jun 2017 8:51 AM


Superbug from India beats all antibiotics

American woman dies after contracting infection resistant to antimicrobial drugs.

16 Jan 2017 4:37 AM