Take a look behind the scenes of a recent Future Microbiology editorial, entitled ‘Tick-borne diseases on the rise: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’, as we ask the author about the increasing prevalence of these diseases and what can be done to prevent them.
In this World AIDS Day interview we speak to Richard Koup, who was recently an author on a study reporting a trispecific antibody able to target 99% of HIV strains.
In this forward-looking perspective piece, the author examines the emerging virus, Nipah and options for its prevention and treatment.
A new meta-analysis has presented findings reporting that regular vitamin D supplementation could drastically lower the risk of acute respiratory infections.
Foodborne enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli: from gut pathogenesis to new preventive strategies involving probiotics
Could probiotics be used to treat Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)? This review discusses ETEC pathogenesis, its modulation by human gastrointestinal cues and novel preventive strategies such as probiotics.
Could one vaccine dose be as effective as two or three doses at preventing persistent HPV infection in the cervix in young women? This review discusses HPV vaccine coverage and the possibility of a one-dose schedule.