A 3-D carbon nanotube mesh enables rat spinal tissue sections to reconnect in culture.
May 5, 2016|
Zika update edition
May 1, 2016|
This research found that coating hospital surfaces with copper helped battle microbes and the infections they spread.
Metal ions and materials with nanoscale patterns can kill even antibiotic-resistant pathogens.
May 1, 2016|
Coating hospital surfaces, surgical equipment, patient implants, and water-delivery systems with nanoscale patterns and particles could curb the rise of hospital-acquired infections.
April 28, 2016|
Along with his recent $250 million donation to cancer research, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Sean Parker emphasized the importance of data sharing.
April 14, 2016|
The virus is also to blame for other birth defects, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concludes.
April 6, 2016|
But this temporary measure won’t be enough to sufficiently prepare for potential outbreaks, according to Obama administration officials.
April 1, 2016|
Long before Zika’s expected arrival, Aedes aegypti mosquitoes were a focus of public health campaigns in the U.S.
March 31, 2016|
A detailed structure of the pathogen highlights its similarities to—and one major difference from—other flaviviruses.
March 30, 2016|
While additional flare-ups may occur, the World Health Organization says countries now “have the capacity to respond rapidly to new virus emergences.”