Tag Archives: Infection

Time of Day Influences Our Susceptibility to Infection, Study Finds

We are more susceptible to infection at certain times of the day as our body clock affects the ability of viruses to replicate and spread between cells, suggests new research from the University of Cambridge. The findings, published today in … Continue reading

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Identification of Receptors in Patients That Spontaneously Control HIV Infection

A small number of patients infected by HIV spontaneously control viral replication without antiretroviral therapy and do not develop the disease. The ability of these rare patients, known as “HIV controllers”, to suppress HIV replication appears to be down to … Continue reading

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Latest Outbreak Reminds Us of Reprocessing Imperatives, Prompts New and Pending Guidance

Following yet another highly publicized patient exposure to dangerous pathogens via contaminated endoscopes, the healthcare and sterile processing communities are examining their processes, re-evaluation… Read More: Latest Outbreak Reminds Us of Reprocessing Imperatives, Prompts New and Pending Guidance

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