NIAID-Funded Research News

Below are links to press releases about NIAID-funded research from some of the institutions we support.

March 2017

February 2017

Drug Combination Defeats Dengue, Ebola in Mice
February 27, 2017 --- Stanford University School of Medicine

Research Could Lead to Better Vaccines and New Antivirals
February 27, 2017 --- Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Penn Vet Team Identifies New Therapeutic Targets for the Tropical Disease Leishmaniasis
February 24, 2017 --- University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Antibiotic Resistance: A Burgeoning Problem for Kids Too
February 24, 2017 --- Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Polio-Like Illness Study Model
February 23, 2017 --- University of Colorado School of Medicine

Modern Housing Associated with Reduced Malaria Risk in Sub-Saharan Africa Children
February 22, 2017 --- London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Researchers Aim to Disrupt Egg Production in Dengue- and Zika-Spreading Mosquito
February 22, 2017 --- University of California, Riverside

Transplanting Good Bacteria to Kill Staph
February 22, 2017 --- University of California San Diego School of Medicine

Researchers Aim to Disrupt Egg Production in Dengue- and Zika-spreading Mosquito
February 22, 2017 --- University of California, Riverside

T Cells Support Long-lived Antibody-producing Cells, Penn-led Team Finds
February 21, 2017 --- ÿUniversity of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Research Teams Hone in on Zika Vaccines, but Challenges Remain
February 21, 2017 --- ÿBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Listeria May Be Serious Miscarriage Threat Early in Pregnancy
February 21, 2017 --- University of Wisconsin?Madison School of Veterinary Medicine

UofL Researcher Awarded $2.6M NIH Grant to Study Links Between Gut Microbiota and Disease
February 20, 2017 --- University of Louisville School of Medicine

Penn Team Tracks Rare T Cells in Blood to Better Understand Annual Flu Vaccine
February 17, 2017 --- Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

UTMB Scientists Uncover How Zika Virus Causes Microcephaly
February 16, 2017 --- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

HIV Hijacks Common Cells to Spread Infection
February 16, 2017 --- Gladstone Institutes