Common cold vaccine patented in the EU

Seems like our bodies were fighting the disease the wrong way all along.

NIH isolates new antibody which neutralizes 98% of HIV strains in lab trials

We’re getting closer to a cure.

The measles vaccine saved over 20,000,000 lives since 2,000

Vaccines save lives.

UK red squirrels found to be leprosy bacteria carrier in new study

You’re pretty safe unless one coughs on you.

In 2014, the Ebola virus mutated to infect people more efficiently

Viruses are mutating and adapting to the human body.

African study wants to track half a million people for five years

South Africa has announced plans for what will be the continent’s largest study.

First case of Zika transmitted through touch in Utah was a freak occurrence, paper finds

A lot of things worked together to allow infection via casual touch alone.

Bad news for cancer cells — your immune system immunity has been revoked

Scientists discovered how cancerous cells hide from immune system — and how to make them targets again.

World leaders pledge to fight drug-resistant bacteria

Meeting at the United Nations, world leaders agreed that we are facing an unprecedented threat from drug-resistant bacteria.

Miami Beach mosquitoes are carrying Zika, tests confirm

They’re a really tough species to fight.