Latest syphilis Stories

2012-05-16 10:11:49

Clinical trials are urgently needed to test a new treatment that could jointly tackle leading causes of death for babies in sub-Saharan Africa.

2012-01-11 23:10:00

Parker Waichman LLP Pledges to Continue its Fight on Behalf of Guatemalans who were Allegedly Infected with Syphilis and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases In the Course of Non-Consensual Medical

2011-12-20 22:33:09

Skeletons don't lie.

Chlamydia Tops List As Most Reported STD
2011-11-18 14:23:01

According to a report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, half of Americans with chlamydia do not know they have it, and it is the top sexually transmitted disease (STD) reported to public health authorities.

2011-08-01 09:15:00

An inexpensive and portable blood test could provide a breakthrough in diagnosing infections and has been proven as accurate as expensive hospital-based testing in the detection of HIV, syphilis and other diseases.

2011-07-23 00:00:42

Findings Already Being Incorporated in National Guidelines of Uganda and Zambia to Eliminate Syphilis and Pediatric HIV Infections Rome, Italy (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Study findings presented today at the 6th International AIDS Society (IAS) Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention show that integrating rapid syphilis screening and HIV testing for pregnant women is feasible, cost-effective, and helps prevent both transmission of syphilis and HIV from mother-to-child. The...

2011-01-21 00:00:48

Chembio Diagnostics and Oswaldo Cruz Foundation of Brazil (“FIOCRUZ”), joined forces to help deploy the company’s syphilis tests Medford, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) January 20, 2011 Over the past decade, rates of syphilis infection have been rising in many countries.

2010-11-08 16:31:28

A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health examines the burden of HIV and sexually transmitted disease among male clients of the commercial sex industry in China’s Sichuan province.

2010-10-08 14:13:56

The researcher whose revelations about unethical U.S. studies on syphilis in Guatemala in the 1940's led to apologies from the Obama administration last week has written a commentary for Bioethics Forum, the Hastings Center's online publication.

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