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2014-04-15 23:14:56

Get Rid of Cold Sores Fast designed by Ellie Gadsby is a newly updated program that teaches how to remove cold sore blisters on the lips and face naturally. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Fever blisters or cold sores are groups of small blisters around the mouth and on the lip. The skin around the blisters is swollen, red, and sore. Fever blisters are caused by two types of herpes simplex virus (HSV-1 and HSV-2). Get...

2014-04-15 04:20:50

LONDON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- reViral, an antiviral drug discovery and development company, focused on diseases caused by the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), today announced the appointment of Professor Raymond Schinazi to its Board as a Non-Executive Director, effective from 9 April 2014. Professor Schinazi has had a long and prestigious career in the industry having founded several successful biotechnology companies including Pharmasset, where he chaired...

2014-04-14 23:11:16

HerpesDating.center has been launched this week to help people with herpes to meet and start dating again. It is the first herpes dating site that uses the new GTLD “.center”. (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 HerpesDating.center has been launched this week to help people with herpes to meet and start dating again. It is the first herpes dating site that uses the new GTLD “.center”. According to the CDC, 20 million people are diagnosed positive with herpes every year. The most common...

2014-04-12 23:01:26

Today, herpes-dating.com is poised to help members find true love, friendship, support and help, even as it takes giant steps as the best herpes dating site for singles living with herpes. (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 As far as the industry is concerned, herpes-dating.com is poised to help herpes singles find true love, friendship, help and support, even as it now serves as the best herpes dating site for singles living with herpes. With the latest developments in health technology and the...

2014-04-11 23:24:37

MatchHerpes dedicated to help connect people living with Herpes, HIV, HPV or other STD for over 12 years. (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 April is Sexually Transmitted Disease Awareness Month and Match Herpes is dedicated to serve people living with herpes, HPV, HIV/AIDs or other STD. CDC estimates that, annually 776,000 people in the United States get new herpes infections. Over 110 million people are living with STDs in the U.S. alone, as well as an estimated 400 million people worldwide....

2014-04-11 14:51:54

The bicolored shrew is a protected species in Central Europe, but these furry insect-eaters have a dark secret. Researchers from the Vetmeduni Vienna have discovered that bicolored shrews carry the Borna virus. Infection with this virus causes fatal encephalitis in horses. The mechanisms of transmission had until now been unclear, but we now know more about one route - from bicolored shrews to hosts. The study was published recently in the journal PLOS ONE. The Borna disease – named...

2014-04-11 12:05:26

Targeting cytomegalovirus may help restore health A virus that is present in most people in a latent state may induce or exacerbate anemia in patients with kidney disease, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The findings point to a new therapeutic target for affected individuals. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients and kidney transplant recipients often develop anemia, or low levels of red blood cells. This...

2014-04-09 12:31:53

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdqkxc/cervical_cancer) has announced the addition of the "Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients - Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA - Test & Patients - Worldwide" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdqkxc/cervical_cancer ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Cervical cancer is one of the deadliest...

2014-04-08 23:31:11

Fast Shingles Cure created by Bob Carlton is the latest program that provides people with a lot of natural remedies, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to treat their shingles effectively. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Fast Shingles Cure is the latest program that provides people with a lot of natural remedies, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to cure their shingles....

2014-04-07 23:29:44

“Fast Shingles Cure” is a 75-page new shingles cure program developed by Bob Carlton, who promises to eliminate people’s problematic shingles naturally and effectively in no more than 3 days. A full “Fast Shingles Cure” review on the website Abb2u.com will test whether this new program is reliable and safe for users to apply. (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 Created by Bob Carlton, “Fast Shingles Cure” is a 75-page new digital shingles cure program, which aims to eliminate people’s...


Latest Viral diseases Reference Libraries

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2011-03-04 17:38:30

Yellow fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease with a 40 to 50 nm enveloped RNA virus with positive sense of the Flaviviridae family. It is transmitted by the bite of female mosquitoes and is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa, but not in Asia. Primates and a few kinds of mosquitoes are the only known hosts. The origin of the disease is most likely Africa. From there it was introduced to South America through the slave trade in the 16th century. There...

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2011-02-25 18:53:25

West Nile virus (WNV) is a virus of the family Flaviviridae. It is part of the Japanese encephalitis antigenic complex of viruses and is found in both tropical and temperate regions. It primarily infects birds but can infect humans, horses, dogs, cats, bats, and other mammals. Humans are generally infected through the bites of mosquitoes and about 90% of West Nile Virus infections are without symptoms. The virion is 45-60 nm and covered with a relatively smooth protein surface. It is...

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2011-02-23 21:04:53

St. Louis Encephalitis is a disease caused by the Culex mosquito borne St. Louis Encephalitis virus. It is related to Japanese encephalitis virus and is a member of the Flaviviridae subgroup. It mainly affects the United States and occasionally hits Canada and Mexico. The name goes back to 1933 within five weeks in autumn an encephalitis epidemic of explosive proportions broke out in the vicinity of St. Louis, Missouri. Over 1000 cases were reported and the National Institute of Health...

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2011-02-23 20:42:46

Rotavirus is the most common cause of diarrhea among infants and young children and is one of several viruses that cause the stomach flu. It is in the family Reoviridae and is a genus of double-stranded RNA. Most children have been infected by the age of five. Each infection builds on previous immunity and thus subsequent infections are less severe and adults are rarely affected. The fives species of the virus are referred to as A, B, C, D, and E. Type A, which is the most common, causes more...

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2011-02-23 20:29:04

Rift Valley Fever (RVF) is a viral zoonosis that causes fever. It is spread through infected mosquitoes. It was first reported in 1915 in Kenya were it infected livestock. Outbreaks occur across sub-Saharan Africa, and in the "˜77-"˜78 outbreak several million people were infected and thousands died during a violent epidemic. In 1998 the virus killed 400 Kenyans and in 2000 an outbreak occurred in Saudi Arabia and Yemen. The virus causes mild illness with fever, headache, myalgia and...

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