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TSMC’s fab tools infected by computer virus

TSMC has contained the problem and found a solution, and recovery of the tools is in progress.

05 Aug 2018 11:45 AM

Viruses can alter human body's response to vaccines, pathogens

Subclinical CMV infection alters the immune system and the gut microbiota.

05 Aug 2018 11:27 AM

Does obesity play role in how flu spreads

Obesity can alter the body's immune response and lead to chronic inflammation.

02 Aug 2018 1:57 PM

Chronic infections can outsmart the immune system

Find out how.

02 Aug 2018 12:49 PM

Anti-bodies that fight Ebola viruses are now a reality

Researchers at Vanderbilt University closer to developing effective antibody treatment against viruses causing lethal disease.

01 Aug 2018 9:02 AM


Antibodies that fight Ebola viruses are now a reality

Here is what a new study has found.

31 Jul 2018 4:31 PM

New Ebola virus found in Sierra Leone

Researchers are now working with the Sierra Leone government to determine whether any humans were infected.

27 Jul 2018 1:24 PM

New way to target flu viruses found

The full findings are present in the journal- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

25 Jul 2018 10:51 AM

AIDS drugs show more promise for preventing new infections

Until there’s a vaccine, condoms are the best way to prevent HIV infection.

24 Jul 2018 2:39 PM

New virus linked to inflammatory bowel disease

The study focused on viruses inhabiting bacteria in the intestine known as bacteriophages or simply phages.

24 Jul 2018 12:45 PM


HIV infection doubles heart disease risk, says study

Analysis of global figures, published in Circulation, reveals HIV-associated cardiovascular disease has more than tripled in past 20 years.

19 Jul 2018 5:02 PM

A new pathogen can kill or blind people

It can even result in death.

08 Jul 2018 11:52 AM

Viruses are the most common cause of meningitis

Researchers studied the diagnosis and treatment of more than 1000 patients with suspected meningitis.

01 Jul 2018 10:02 AM

Viruses- most common cause of meningitis

The study found that viral meningitis now accounts for the majority of cases, as there are vaccines for bacterial meningitis.

30 Jun 2018 1:16 PM

Flu virus can now be slowed down

Here is what a new study has found.

24 Jun 2018 11:23 AM


New antiviral gene may stop virus clone

The research found that the compound, called ddhCTP, which disrupts the replication machinery of Zika virus.

24 Jun 2018 11:14 AM

New evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer's

The findings don't prove viruses cause Alzheimer's, nor do they suggest it's contagious.

22 Jun 2018 4:07 PM

A step towards understanding causes of Parkinson's disease

American Society for Microbiology researchers made a new discovery about the disease.

12 Jun 2018 9:34 AM

Antibiotics may be replaced by viruses that kill harmful gut bacteria

The new treatment could be used in place of antibiotics to rid the gut of harmful bacteria and promote the growth of beneficial bacteria.

11 Jun 2018 9:00 AM

Nepal reports outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu

It was the first outbreak of highly pathogenic bird flu in the country since 2017, OIE said in a report posted on its website.

30 May 2018 9:18 AM