Nipah virus in India

(Millbrook, NY) Since its discovery in 1999, Nipah virus has been reported almost yearly in South and Southeast Asia, with Bangladesh and India being the hardest hit. In a new…

Vaccines could be improved if you understand why a virus cannot be replicated in human cells t

The identification of new and improved vaccines against various infectious agents may result in gene identification that helps to prevent the host range of the modified Ankara (MVA) vaccine viruses,…

A RIT professor develops a microphone device to better detect Ebola virus

A micro researcher at the Rochester Institute of Technology has developed a prototype micro-device with bio-sensors that can detect the Ebola virus. With this type of device, people who are…