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Viruses, vaccines and immunotherapy

Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP, Writer and Curator

Viruses, vaccines and immunotherapy

This discussion is exclusively concerned with viruses, the infectious particles of coated DNA or RNA, that have been a major cause of epidemics.   11,073 more words

Molecular Genetics & Pharmaceutical

Ebola outbreak: Virus mutating, scientists warn

BBC News Tulip Mazumdar 29 January 2015

Scientists tracking the Ebola outbreak in Guinea say the virus has mutated.
Researchers at the Institut Pasteur in France, which first identified the outbreak last March, are investigating whether it could have become more contagious. 33 more words

Virology

Ebola outbreak eases as world's largest treatment centre dismantled in Liberia

ABC News 30 January 2015

The world’s largest Ebola unit, the ELWA-3 treatment centre in Liberia, is being dismantled in response to a drastic retreat of the epidemic. 75 more words

Microbiology

6 Tips for a successful ELISA

ELISA are immunoassays widely used in biomarker detection and validation. They have been used in research and clinical settings for more than 40 years, and they allow to quantify, in a simple way, thousands of biomarkers. 987 more words

Biomarkers

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Good News for Clinical Laboratory Scientists: iPad App For Medical Laboratory Pipetting Protects Lives and Jobs! Read more: Good News for Clinical Laboratory Scientists: iPad App For Medical Laboratory Pipetting Protects Lives and Jobs!

Dark Daily Donna Marie Pocius 23 January 2015

Scientists at the prestigious Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently unveiled the iPipet system. 38 more words

Clinical Pathology

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Good News for Clinical Laboratory Scientists: iPad App For Medical Laboratory Pipetting Protects Lives and Jobs! Read more: Good News for Clinical Laboratory Scientists: iPad App For Medical Laboratory Pipetting Protects Lives and Jobs!

Dark Daily Donna Marie Pocius 23 January 2015

Scientists at the prestigious Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently unveiled the iPipet system. 38 more words

Clinical Pathology

WHO vows reform after Ebola 'shocks'

BBC News 25 January 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) has set out plans for reform, admitting that it was too slow to respond to the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.  27 more words

Microbiology