Michael Pender discusses promising interim findings from a Phase 1 study investigating a novel treatment for multiple sclerosis based on the realtionship with Epstein–Barr virus.
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In this exclusive opinion piece, the authors discuss how a neuroattenuated varicella zoster virus (VZV) vaccine could provide promising protection against VZV infection.
Researchers have demonstrated that both hepatitis B and hepatitis C infection are associated with an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease.
This opinion piece discusses the many challenges inherent in caring for HIV+ individuals with new-onset seizure. With more questions than answers in both resource-limited settings and more developed medical environments what do we need to elucidate going forwards?
A team of UK-based researchers have been awarded a major grant to investigate the relationship between alterations in the gut microbiota and neurodegenerative disorders.
Researchers have demonstrated that MRI scans could help to diagnose patients with cognitive problems due to HIV-related inflammation, presenting an alternative to lumbar punctures.
Researchers have analyzed the clinical characteristics of Zika infection in Canadian travelers returning from the Americas, discovering that severe complications might be more common than previously estimated.
In this interview, expert Robert Colebunders discusses his investigations into the potential parasitic cause of nodding syndrome, the prospects for preventing this neglected disorder in the future and the importance of multi-country and transdisciplinary studies.