- Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters Updated: Sep-01-15 6:33 pm
LONDON - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games.
- Texas lab criticized over handling of monkeys for study Updated: Aug-24-15 5:38 pm
DALLAS - A prestigious laboratory in Texas is under federal investigation after auditors issued a preliminary report saying it did not do enough to prevent the suffering of primates who were infected with a deadly virus for a study of the disease.
- Novavax: Early study indicates its vaccine effective vs. RSV Updated: Aug-10-15 6:09 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Early research in older adults found an experimental vaccine prevented nearly two-thirds of serious cases of a common, seasonal respiratory virus that annually kills thousands of vulnerable Americans - babies and senior citizens.
- State identifies year's first West Nile virus case in Iowa Updated: Aug-07-15 7:07 pm
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - Iowa public health officials have confirmed the first case of West Nile virus this year.