H7N9: Severe Illness, High Death Rate

On 23/May/2013 / In Articles

In late March 2013, investigators confirmed that 3 patient deaths in China were due to a novel avian-origin influenza virus, H7N9. A new analysis of data from 111 patients diagnosed with the virus through May 10, 2013, s[...]

Poliovirus Vaccine Trial Shows Early Promise For Recurrent Glioblastoma

On 22/May/2013 / In Articles

An attack on glioblastoma brain tumor cells that uses a modified poliovirus is showing encouraging results in an early study to establish the proper dose level, researchers at Duke Cancer Institute report.The treatment,[...]