28 Feb 2016
Washington: A new malaria vaccine candidate was found to generate robust immune response while significantly delaying parasitemia in 59 per cent of vaccinated subjects, according to a first-of-its-kind in human study.
19 Nov 2015
Washington: A clinical trial of a new Ebola vaccine has found that it is well tolerated and stimulates strong immune responses in adults in Mali, West Africa and in US, scientists say.
04 Apr 2015
Washington: A new vaccine improves the immune system's response to cancer by using altered forms of proteins from the patient, according to a study published by the journal Science.
20 Jun 2015
Washington: An experimental vaccine candidate may have the potential to stimulate the immune system to block HIV infection, according to new research.
06 Jan 2015
New York: Various microorganisms that naturally colonize the skin may help protect us from infections as they trigger specific responses in the skin immune system to fight invasion by pathogens, a new research, involving an Indian-origin scientist, has found.
29 Jan 2015
London: The first trial results of Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggest the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate an immune response."The Ebola vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped," said professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University who led the trial.
15 Mar 2014
Washington: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that using a compound to block the body's immune response greatly reduces disability after a stroke.
29 Oct 2016
Jammu: In brutal act, the body of an Indian soldier, killed in a gunfight with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday evening, was mutilated by terrorists.
12 Apr 2013
Temporarily blocking a protein critical to immune response may help the body clear itself of chronic infection such as HIV and hepatitis C, a new study has claimed.