The virus uses the host factor enzyme PP2A-B56 to start producing proteins.
30 Dec 2017 6:40 PM
Without this protein, the virus became stranded in the cytoplasm, where it was detected by the viral defence system.
04 Dec 2017 6:46 PM
Medication, called chloroquine, has a long history of safe use during pregnancy, and is relatively inexpensive.
18 Nov 2017 8:18 AM
Scientists discover previously unknown details about how HIV, may offer new avenue for drugs to combat the virus.
09 Nov 2017 9:16 AM
Zika virus can infect these early microglia, sneaking into the brain where they transmit the virus to other brain cells.
29 Oct 2017 12:32 PM
Researchers claim if this part of viral cell’s assembly is stopped, the HIV virus will not be able to replicate.
20 Oct 2017 10:54 AM
Unlike conventional vaccines, it is made by reproducing sections of virus genome in lab.
06 Oct 2017 7:55 AM
The mutation in one of its structural proteins, called pRM, is believed to have arisen prior to the 2013 outbreak in French Polynesia.
29 Sep 2017 8:11 AM
An antibody that protects from dengue virus is also effective against Zika, a study has found.
26 Sep 2017 5:50 PM
This could help scientists what the virus needs to do to infect a cell.
21 Aug 2017 1:12 PM
Research used novel live-cell fluorescent imaging system that allowed them to identify individual particles associated with infection.
19 Aug 2017 10:29 AM
The malware attacks the financial details stored in the Android smartphone.
04 Aug 2017 5:45 PM
Zika virus is transmitted to people, primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito.
03 Aug 2017 4:39 PM
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill made the discovery.
03 Aug 2017 3:14 PM
Breast milk contains antibodies that help the baby fight off viruses and bacteria.
02 Aug 2017 1:09 PM
WHO reports Hepatitis A is one of the most frequent causes of food-borne infections
19 Jul 2017 11:26 AM
Only 13 people in the world have been affected by the deadly Bourbon virus.
18 Jul 2017 1:36 PM
The ransomware virus crippled computers running Microsoft Corp's Windows by encrypting hard drives and overwriting files.
28 Jun 2017 8:07 AM
Recently there have been clusters of Ebola cases in Africa.
21 Jun 2017 9:00 AM
Dridex mainly targets customers of banking institutions in Europe - has been owned and developed by the same people since its creation.
31 May 2017 1:37 PM