NIAID-Funded Research News

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

January 2019

Mucus, Cough and Chronic Lung Disease: New Discoveries

January 8, 2019 --- University of Gothenburg

New CRISPR-based Technology Developed to Control Pests with Precision-Guided Genetics

January 8, 2019 --- University of California San Diego

December 2018

How Does Pregnancy Inflammation Affect Immunity in Newborns?

December 14, 2018 --- Saint Louis University

December 2018

Ebola-Fighting Protein Discovered in Human Cells

December 13, 2018 --- Northwestern University

New Insights into Zika's Microcephaly Link, Dengue Infection

December 13, 2018 --- Baylor College of Medicine

Drug Targets for Ebola, Dengue, and Zika Viruses Found in Lab Study

December 13, 2018 --- Gladstone Institutes

Scientists Create Most Accurate Tool Yet Developed To Predict Asthma in Young Children

December 13, 2018 --- Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

December 2018

December 2018

Immune Cells Sacrifice Themselves to Protect Against Invading Bacteria

December 11, 2018 --- Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Buzz! Slap! Ow! Taking the Virus Out of a Mosquito’s Bite

December 11, 2018 --- University of Missouri

December 2018

Strep Bacteria Compete for “Ownership” of Human Tissue

December 10, 2018 --- NYU School of Medicine

December 2018

Discovery Could Lead to Neutralizing West Nile Virus

December 6, 2018 --- Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Eliminating the Latent Reservoir of HIV

December 6, 2018 --- University of Illinois at Chicago

December 2018

Study: Tuberculosis Survives by Using Host System Against Itself

December 5, 2018 --- University of Notre Dame

Memory B Cells in the Lung May Be Important for More Effective Influenza Vaccinations

December 5, 2018 --- University of Alabama at Birmingham