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Additional results of phase III trial of ibalizumab in HIV/AIDS presented- Theratechnologies

Theratechnologies announced that additional secondary efficacy and safety endpoint results from the 24-week ibalizumab Phase III trial, TMB-301, in HIV/AIDS....

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Phase III study of MK-1439 (doravirine) met primary endpoint in HIV infection- Merck Inc

Merck Inc announced results of a pivotal Phase III clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of MK-1439 (doravirine), in...

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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

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Hyperammonaemia can result in serious neurological damage or death. Could you recognise the signs and symptoms?

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Guidelines on Urological Infections

Due to the increasing threat of resistant pathogens worldwide, it has become imperative to limit the use of antibiotics, and...

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2015 UK national guideline for the management of infection with Chlamydia trachomatis

This guideline offers recommendations on the diagnostic tests, treatment regimens and health promotion principles needed for the effective management of...

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This guideline covers preventing, identifying and managing latent and active tuberculosis (TB) in children, young people and adults. It aims...

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Journal articles

Vitamin D supplementation to prevent acute respiratory tract infections: systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data

Objectives To assess the overall effect of vitamin D supplementation on risk of acute respiratory tract infection, and to identify factors modifying this effect.

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Decade-long bacterial community dynamics in cystic fibrosis airways.

The structure and dynamics of bacterial communities in the airways of persons with cystic fibrosis (CF) remain largely unknown.

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Patterns of GI disease in adulthood associated with mutations in the CFTR gene.

There has been tremendous growth in the population of adults with cystic fibrosis (CF).

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Blog Posts

Liam Farrell

Bad smells are good

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Delicacy is not a virtue in this job.

Alastair Miller

What is Tropical Medicine?

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At first sight this seems a question with an obvious response and not one that requires much debate in this blog. However, the answer may be more complex than it initially appears and may benefit from further exploration.

Heather Lander, PhD

Zika Virus: old lessons from a newly emerging pathogen

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Virologist-turned-Science Writer, Dr. Heather Lander, discusses the emergence of Zika virus and what we know so far.


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