Genetic analyses lay to rest conspiracy theories about death of Belgian King Albert I, who lost his life in a rock climbing accident more than 80 years ago.
February 1, 2016|
How plants fight off pathogens
January 31, 2016|
A mouse study suggests a mechanism by which severe infections during pregnancy increase autism risk.
January 21, 2016|
Human monoclonal antibodies induced during Ebola infection are able to neutralize related viral species, scientists show.
January 20, 2016|
A public-health nonprofit and an international drugmaker team up to stockpile hundreds of thousands of doses of a promising vaccine and to speed along the approval process.
January 13, 2016|
Scientists link an immune phenotype present at birth to the development of food allergies a year later.
January 4, 2016|
A gene-expression signature correlates with a person’s likelihood of experiencing adverse events after receiving a seasonal flu vaccine, scientists show.
December 29, 2015|
Forty-two days have passed since the last confirmed Ebola patient in the country tested negative for a second time, the World Health Organization says.
December 21, 2015|
Health officials suspect recently reported cases of the disease in Liberia might stem from a flare-up of the virus in a survivor who became pregnant.
December 16, 2015|
The status of a person’s immune system can predict when a seasonal flu vaccination will not provide sufficient protection, according to a study.
December 7, 2015|
More than 400,000 people—including 125,000 children—die from foodborne illness every year, according to the World Health Organization.