Immune cell health discovery could optimise cancer therapies01/22/2020 04:00(Web Desk) - The discovery of a new kind of immune cell receptor could pave the way for a new type of T-cell cancer therapy that can attack a diverse range of cancers in human patients without requiring tailored treatment.The discovery is still in its early stages, but the team of researchers is thrilled with the "enormous potential" this has...
China reports spike in Wuhan coronavirus cases, spread to other cities01/21/2020 04:00China on Monday reported a third death from a newly discovered virus while confirming 136 new cases, according to local media.Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun on Monday ordered health authorities to respond quickly to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus from China, after the first case was confirmed in South Korea...
China reports 17 new cases in viral pneumonia outbreak | Lexington Herald Leader01/20/2020 04:00While the new coronavirus so far seems to be less severe than SARS, public health officials around the world are exercising caution.Necessary measures will be taken duly in case of a wider outbreak, the Health Ministry assured.The new virus is from the same large family of coronaviruses that includes Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), which killed almost 800 people globally during a 2002/03 outbreak that also started in China...
Wakulla County officials warn parents of recent increase of flu cases01/19/2020 04:00FDOH says the vaccines are safe and the way to protect against influenza and its severe complications. "We can get a full exam via telehealth for the flu and we can send you to a lab for testing, blood test, chest x-ray, and if necessary, we do need an in-person exam".North Carolina health officials said...
U.S. airports screening passengers from China for new viral illness01/18/2020 04:00The Wuhan health commission said 12 people have recovered and been discharged from hospital, while five others were in serious condition.Xiong exhibited abnormal renal function, severe impairment in multiple organs, inflammation of the heart muscle and other pressing conditions when he was admitted to the hospital...