Latest Anthony Fauci Stories

2009-10-31 00:02:12

Although malaria has been controlled in many local and regional populations, the permanent elimination of malaria parasites throughout the world remains an elusive goal, and the disease continues to claim nearly one million lives each year.

2009-10-12 06:45:00

The promising results of a six-month clinical trial of an AIDS vaccine have been called into question, according to two published accounts on Science magazine’s Web site and in The Wall Street Journal.

2009-09-24 12:30:00

Researchers say an experimental HIV vaccine has cut the risk of infection for the first time.

2009-09-11 12:45:00

Australian and US researchers said Thursday that one dose of the new swine flu vaccine looks strong enough to protect adults - and can spark protection within 10 days of the shot.

2009-09-09 09:30:00

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2009-07-23 06:40:00

US officials are looking to launch clinical trials of a swine flu vaccine before the winter flu season begins.

2008-11-23 14:35:00

In 430 B.C., a new and deadly disease—its cause remains a mystery—swept into Athens. The walled Greek city-state was teeming with citizens, soldiers and refugees of the war then raging between Athens and Sparta.

2008-11-20 12:41:58

Testing very young babies for HIV and giving antiretroviral therapy (ART) immediately to those found infected with the virus dramatically prevents illness and death, according to a report in the New England Journal of Medicine.

2008-10-27 12:45:00

Drug therapy for patients with the AIDS virus should begin even sooner than current guidelines advise, according to new findings reported on Monday.

2008-10-14 15:40:00

AIDS research could take a hit from US economic woes, according to scientists on Tuesday, spelling out more trouble for researchers hoping to find a vaccine against the virus.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.