March 1, 2012|
Editor's choice in immunology
February 13, 2012|
Infection by GFP-encoding viruses enables quick, easy detection of tuberculosis in patient samples.
February 7, 2012|
Only a quarter of Clostridium difficile infections in one hospital system were traced to contact with a symptomatic patient.
February 1, 2012|
The US National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity explains why it recommended redacting the details of studies reporting on a highly transmissible H5N1 strain.
January 27, 2012|
Perfluorinated compounds, a class of manufacturing chemicals, may be harming the immune system in a way that reduces the effectiveness of standard childhood vaccines.
January 24, 2012|
An attempt to regrow the infamous GFAJ-1 bacteria, reported to incorporate arsenic into its DNA backbone, has failed.
January 13, 2012|
Should research that makes pathogens more deadly or infectious—or other dangerous research—be conducted in the first place?
January 12, 2012|
This week will mark the one-year anniversary of the last polio case in the second-most populous country.
January 9, 2012|
The discredited physician, who falsely reported a link between autism and vaccines, has filed a new libel claim.
January 4, 2012|
An adenovirus isolated from chimpanzee feces proves more effective than human adenoviruses as a vaccine vector for hepatitis C.