Engineered Protein May Be HIV Vaccine Alternative

Engineered Protein May Be HIV Vaccine Alternative

A new designer protein may hold the answer to HIV prevention as an alternative to a traditional vaccine. A team of researchers headed by the Scripps Research Institute in Florida (USA) have discovered a way of ‘deactivating’ the replication of HIV within...
Heartbreak Can Literally Kill Grieving Partners

Heartbreak Can Literally Kill Grieving Partners

There may be more to the symbolic term ‘heartbreak’ than just grief and sorrow. A study conducted at St. George’s University in London (United Kingdom) has shown that the grief associated with the loss of a partner may correlate with an increased...