NIAID-Funded Research News

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

May 2018

Mosquito Saliva Alone Triggers Unexpected Immune Response

May 17, 2018 --- Baylor College of Medicine

Blood Type Affects Severity of Diarrhea Caused by E. coli

May 17, 2018 --- Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

USF Develops Technique Revolutionizing Malaria Research

May 17, 2018 --- University of South Florida

AI Detects Patterns of Gut Microbes for Cholera Risk

May 17, 2018 --- Duke University

Why Chikungunya, Other Arthritis-Causing Viruses Target Joints

May 16, 2018 --- Washington University in St. Louis

Some Gut Bacteria May Protect Against Intestinal Infection

May 14, 2018 --- University of Maryland School of Medicine

UCI Health Research May Help Combat Deadly Gastrointestinal Infection

May 10, 2018 --- University of California, Irvine

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

May 7, 2018 --- Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

OU-Led Research Team Accelerating Antibiotic Discovery

May 7, 2018 --- University of Oklahoma

Traffic-Related Pollution Linked to Risk of Asthma in Children

May 3, 2018 --- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Fracking the Immune System

May 1, 2018 --- University of Rochester Medical Center

April 2018

Geometry is Key to T-Cell Triggering

April 30, 2018 --- Columbia Engineering

Bacteria’s Appetite May Be Key to Cleaning Up Antibiotic Contamination

April 30, 2018 --- Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Mosquitoes Bite When Thirsty, Too

April 30, 2018 --- University of Cincinnati

Study Reveals How Bacteria Communicate in Groups to Avoid Antibiotics

April 27, 2018 --- University of Notre Dame