Below are links to press releases about NIAID-funded research from some of the institutions we support.
Scientists Generate 3D Structure for the Malaria Parasite GenomeApril 4, 2014—University of California, Riverside
BioCryst Announces Nature Publication Demonstrating Efficacy of BCX4430 in a Non-Human Primate Model of Filovirus InfectionMarch 3, 2014—BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Essential Protein Discovered for Malaria Parasite's Transmission to MosquitosFebruary 20, 2014—Penn State
Of Mice and Men: Fine-Tuning Salmonella-Based Vaccines February 17, 2014—Arizona State University
Environment Influences Ability of Bacterium to Block Malaria Transmission February 17, 2014—Penn State
UA Study on Flu Evolution May Change Textbooks, History Books February 14, 2014—University of Arizona
Popular Disinfectants Do Not Kill HPVFebruary 12, 2014—Penn State
Field Trials Show New Technology Able To Prevent Lyme Disease Transmission February 12, 2014—US BIOLOGIC
Chips that Listen to Bacteria February 11, 2014—Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science
Researchers Discover Immune Signature that Predicts Poor Outcome in Influenza Patients February 10, 2014—St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Newly Found Tactics in Offense-Defense Struggle with Hepatitis C Virus February 10, 2014—University of Washington
Caltech-Developed Method for Delivering HIV-Fighting Antibodies Proven Even More Promising February 9, 2014—California Institute of Technology
DNA of Peanut-Allergic Kids Changes with Immune Therapy, Study Finds January 31, 2014—Stanford University School of Medicine
U.Va., Russian Researchers Target Drug-Resistant TB January 31, 2014—University of Virginia School of Medicine
A Detailed Look at HIV in Action January 30, 2014—California Institute of Technology
Trick that Aids Viral Infection is Identified January 30, 2014—Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Findings Point to Potential Treatment for virus Causing Childhood Illnesses January 29, 2014—Purdue University
Team to Study Control of Malaria-Related Parasite Growth with $2.1 Million NIH Grant January 22, 2014—University of South Florida
Soligenix Announces Positive One-Year High-Temperature Stability Results with ThermoVax™ Vaccine Heat Stabilization Technology January 15, 2014—Soligenix, Inc.
Engineering Professor Co-Authors Nature Medicine Paper on HIV January 13, 2014—University of Delaware
Wistar to Launch Largest Randomized Trial Aiming for an HIV Cure by Diminishing Viral Reservoir Beyond Current Therapies January 13, 2014— The Wistar Institute
Enanta Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 1 Study of MRSA Infection Candidate EDP-788 January 13, 2014—Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
MGH/Ragon Institute Study Identifies Population of Stem-Like Cells Where HIV Persists in Spite of Treatment January 13, 2014—Massachusetts General Hospital
Knopp Biosciences And NIH to Collaborate in Evaluating Dexpramipexole in Patients with Hypereosinophilic Syndrome January 8, 2014—Knopp Biosciences LLC
Scripps Florida Scientists Identify Possible Key to Drug Resistance in Crohn’s Disease January 8, 2014—The Scripps Research Institute
On-Demand Vaccines Possible with Engineered Nanoparticles January 7, 2014—University of Washington
Finding About Classic Suppressor of Immunity Points Toward New Therapies for Bad Infections January 7, 2014—Georgia Regents UniversityDraper Nanotechnology Could Fight Influenza, Other Viruses January 6, 2014—Draper Laboratory
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