Virology

woman cured of HIV
First woman cured of HIV through stem cell transplant
Researchers find a new target for a universal flu vaccine: the “anchor”
HIV prevention injection
HIV prevention injection approved by FDA
Reasons to be optimistic in 2022
chances of getting HIV
Blood and stool samples from 1980s link HIV to gut microbiome
chewing gum reduce the spread of COVID-19
This chewing gum traps the coronavirus
herpesvirus
How herpes hides
cure for HIV
Second patient clears own body of HIV, hinting cure is possible
nasal vaccines
Want better nasal vaccines? Look to the bacteria in your nose.
combination vaccine
Moderna’s new vaccine targets COVID-19, the flu, and RSV