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Researchers report a heterologous vaccination strategy against IBV in Chickens

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 10:17
Researchers reported on the immunogenicity of a heterologous vaccine regimen against IBV, comprising prime doses of QAC-encapsulated plasmid and a booster dose of MVA.

What is the incidence of COVID-19-associated febrile seizures in children?

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 09:55
Researchers investigated the incidence of febrile seizures among SARS-CoV-2-positive children.

The safety and tolerability of Remdesivir in children affected by COVID-19

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 09:19
Researchers reported findings of a multicenter study conducted across ten hospitals in Italy to investigate the safety of RDV in children affected by COVID-19.

The trajectory of long-COVID in the general population of Scotland

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 08:51
Researchers presented the findings of the Long-COVID in Scotland Study (Long-CISS) conducted nationwide among the general population of Scotland.

What is the impact of anticancer therapy on patients with hematologic malignancies and COVID-19?

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 08:07
Researchers performed a systematic review and meta-analysis following the PRISMA guidelines.

Characterization of Ikaros zinc finger protein 1 mutations in acute myeloid leukemia

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 06:59
Researchers evaluated the clinical and genetic characteristics of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients with a mutant Ikaros zinc finger protein 1 (IKZF1).

Social changes during the COVID-19 pandemic could have exacerbated student burnout

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 06:21
Researchers conducted a cross-sectional predictive analysis of first-year psychology students to evaluate the incidence of burnout syndrome among adolescent university students and examine the differences in burnout levels according to personalities and anxiety due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Many young people don't believe they are at risk for heart disease, survey finds

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 01:56
February is American Heart Month and a new national survey commissioned by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that even though heart attacks are increasingly common in younger people, many don't believe they are at risk for heart disease.

Some antidepressants may be effective in treating chronic pain, but others lack effectiveness

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 22:44
New research has found some antidepressants may be effective in treating certain chronic pain conditions, but others lack convincing evidence on their effectiveness.

Neutralizing antibodies to Toscana and Sandfly Fever Sicilian virus found in quails

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 22:07
The quail could be the unknown reservoir of the Toscana virus (TOSV) and the Sandfly Fever Sicilian virus (SFSV), mosquito-borne pathogens that can infect domestic animals and also cause disease in humans.

Positive cannabis messages through social media posts connected to teens' intentions to use

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 21:50
Despite laws against advertising cannabis to teens, young people reported in surveys that they still see a lot of positive cannabis messages through social media posts.

Immunocompromised patients more likely to die if hospitalized with COVID-19, study confirms

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 20:17
People with weakened immune systems remain more likely to die if hospitalized with COVID-19 than patients with normal immune systems, a new UK study has confirmed.

Medicaid expansion in Southern states leads to earlier and more comprehensive treatment of breast cancer

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 20:07
Patients diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in a Southern state that expanded access to Medicaid were more likely to receive treatment and less likely to be diagnosed with advanced-stage disease, according to new research published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

Social isolation and loneliness linked with higher rates of heart failure

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 19:15
Studies have shown that social isolation and loneliness are important risk factors for cardiovascular disease, but less has been known about their specific connection with heart failure.

Researchers identify brain marker that indicates vulnerability to developing PTSD

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 19:09
Understanding one's susceptibility to developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is important.

Brain injuries greatly reduced in infants with congenital heart disease

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 14:27
Recent advances in newborn heart surgery have greatly reduced brain injuries in infants with congenital heart disease, according to a 20-year study by scientists at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals and British Columbia Children's Hospital (BCCH).

New study suggests Omicron BA.1 breakthrough infection drives long-term remodeling of memory B cell repertoire in vaccinated populations

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 11:41
A recent study posted on the bioRxiv* preprint server has longitudinally characterized the MBC repertoire and humoral response after Omicron BA.1 breakthrough infection in individuals vaccinated with the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine.

Could novel lineages eventually dominate the viral population?

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 10:57
A new study puts forward a bottom-up approach to quickly predict whether a lineage will dominate the viral population, at a particular geographical location.

What is the impact of worries and expectations on COVID-19 symptoms?

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 10:00
A new study posted on the pre-print server medRxiv* aimed to analyze the association between COVID-19 symptoms and worry during the pandemic.

Breakthrough Omicron BA.1/BA.2 infections in the triple-vaccinated linked to broad-based immunity

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/01/2023 - 09:15
A new study looked at the whole spectrum of immunological reactions raised by spike and non-spike antigens following Omicron BA.1/BA.2 infections in such individuals, both with and without prior SARS-CoV-2 infection.