The Ebola death toll has risen to 61 in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where health officials are working to contain the outbreak in the North Kivu and Ituri provinces.
Finally, anti-bodies to three major Ebola viruses have now been developed.
Health workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo are to begin an immunisation campaign in an attempt to halt the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
Cape Town — One of the crucial aspects of the largest HIV prevention trial in the world is nearing an end, with HIV counsellors wrapping up four years of door-to-door visits to many thousands of ho
JOHANNESBURG – The World Health Organization (WHO) says one in 10 drugs sold in developing countries is fake or substandard leading to tens of thousands of deaths.
Dr. Fatorma Bolay, co-principal investigator of the joint clinical research partnership between the Liberian and U. S.
A new vaccine that could prevent up to nine-in-10 cases of typhoid fever has been recommended by the World Health Organization.
Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates.
Anti-inflammatory drugs could cut the risk of heart attacks and strokes, a study of 10,000 patients suggests.
Plants have been "hijacked" to make polio vaccine in a breakthrough with the potential to transform vaccine manufacture, say scientists.
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