Halting the voyage of gut bacteria to the brain could help prevent harmful brain inflammation after a sepsis infection, a new study shows.
A Cas9 protein discovered in meningitis bacteria can act as precise “scissors” for both types of genetic material, cutting at a desired spot guided by CRISPR RNAs.
How a visualization — and a new understanding — of a class of “defender proteins” may help scientists fight HIV infection.
An economic analysis led by a U-M expert found reason to recommend Shingrix to everyone over age 50. As the vaccine hits the market, its merits will be continually evaluated.
New research using a large animal model hopes to uncover new diagnostic and resuscitative strategies for this difficult-to-treat condition.
The elderly are more susceptible to viral lung infections. New research shows an immune cell in the lungs may help explain why.