NIAID-Funded Research News

Below are links to press releases about NIAID-funded research from some of the institutions we support.

March 2019

NYU College of Dentistry Awarded $2 Million NIH Grant to Study HIV Latency

March 13, 2019 --- New York University College of Dentistry

February 2019

Dengue Immunity May Buffer Against Zika, Study Finds

February 7, 2019 --- University of Florida

Why Your Kid’s Strep Throat Keeps Coming Back

February 6, 2019 --- La Jolla Institute for Immunology

New Disease Surveillance Tool Helps Detect Any Human Virus

February 4, 2019 --- Broad Institute

Diversity in the CD4 Receptor Protects Chimpanzees from Infection by AIDS-like Viruses

February 4, 2019 --- University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine 

Genome Structure of Malaria Parasites Linked to Virulence

February 4, 2019 --- UC Riverside Department of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology

Microbes Hitched to Insects Provide a Rich Source of New Antibiotics

February 1, 2019 --- University of Wisconsin–Madison

New Clues Discovered to Lung Transplant Rejection

February 1, 2019 --- Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

January 2019

Male Birth Control for the Malaria Parasite

January 31, 2019 --- Penn State

An Unexpected Mode of Action for an Antibody

January 31, 2019 --- University of Washington School of Medicine

Set of Genes Predicts Severity of Dengue

January 29, 2019 --- Stanford Medicine

SFU Researchers Link T Cell Recognition Diversity to HIV Control

January 29, 2019 --- Simon Fraser University

Whopping Big Viruses Prey on Human Gut Bacteria

January 28, 2019 --- UC Berkeley

NIAID-Sponsored Clinical Trial of Ebola Vaccines Begins at Cincinnati Children’s

January 28, 2019 --- Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

New Vaccine Offers Fresh Take on Malaria Fight

January 23, 2019 --- Oregon Health & Science University

The Diversity of Rural African Populations Extends to their Microbiomes

January 22, 2019 --- University of Pennsylvania

HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Low

January 17, 2019 --- Emory University Rollins School of Public Health

Another Piece of Ebola Virus Puzzle Identified

January 16, 2019 --- Texas Biomedical Research Institute

Cellular Protein a Target for Zika Control

January 14, 2019 --- Penn State