July 2017

Antibiotic Advice Could Possibly Do More Harm Than Good

Antibiotic Advice Could Possibly Do More Harm Than Good

The worry surrounding antibiotic resistant bacteria is one that has continued to grow, with many scientists and researching believing antibiotics are often overprescribed. Martin Llewelyn, a professor of infectious diseases at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, believes that completing the fully course of antibiotics, even after a patient's sympotoms begin to dissapate, could also be doing more harm than good.



Cattle Could Play a Major Role in Development of HIV Vaccine

Cattle Could Play a Major Role in Development of HIV Vaccine

In a series of experiments conducted by the US National Institutes of Health, researchers "found that cattle infected with HIV antigens began producing an antibody known as bNAb (broadly neutralizing antibodies)", which they believe could assist in the development of an HIV vaccine, IFLScience.com reported. 

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