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2014-07-29 08:32:03

Research goal is to identify better diagnostic, vaccine and treatment targets for chlamydia and gonorrhea BALTIMORE, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland Schools of Dentistry (UM SOD) and Medicine (UM SOM) jointly announced today that they have received a five-year $10.7 million grant award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health to study the causes, prevention and treatment of...

2014-04-29 04:21:49

BATH, England, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Genetics Ltd ("Atlas" or the "Company"), the diagnostic company developing ultra-rapid decentralized and point-of-care (POC) tests for a range of infectious diseases, today announces that it has completed the final tranche of its GBP16.9m Series B financing. The investors in this Series B financing include Novartis Venture Funds, Consort Medical plc, LSP (Life Sciences Partners), BB Biotech Ventures, Johnson &...

2014-04-01 23:27:58

Save 10% on any STD lab test from Request A Test this April with promo code SXHLTH10. This offer expires 4/30/14. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 This April, Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, is offering a 10% discount on all STD testing. Customers can take advantage of this discount by using promo code SXHLTH10 when placing their order. April has been designated STD Awareness Month by the health and medical community. This month is a...

2014-03-04 16:14:15

Researchers have come a step closer to understanding how gonorrhea infections are transmitted. When Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the bacteria responsible for gonorrhea, are exposed to seminal plasma, the liquid part of semen containing secretions from the male genital tract, they can more easily move and start to colonize. The research, led by investigators at Northwestern University in Chicago, appears in mBio®, the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology. "Our...

2013-09-18 15:36:38

Administered intravaginally, microsphere treatment reverses suppression of immunity and circumvents antibiotic resistance A new gonorrhea treatment, based on an anti-cancer therapy  developed by a Buffalo startup company, has successfully eliminated gonococcal infection from female mice and prevented reinfection, according to research published today by University at Buffalo scientists in the Journal of Infectious Diseases. Through TherapyX Inc., an early stage biotech company in...

Women At Greater Risk Than Men For Sexually-Transmitted Infections
2013-02-15 07:17:17

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Yesterday (Feb 14) was a day of love for most people, celebrating that love by sending romantic cards, fragrant flowers and decadent chocolates to their significant others. But the day that so often ends up with lovers hitting the hay for a little after-hours, extra-curricular activity, may be more troublesome than what they had anticipated. This comes thanks to a new US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report...


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