Researchers Are Developing a New Cancer Vaccine Using Virus-Like Particles

“There’s no better disease fighter than the immune system."

March 4, 2018

To Cure a Deadly Disease, 17 People Will Be Knowingly Infected With Worms

The volunteers will host the parasites for 12 weeks.

March 2, 2018

A Vaccine for HIV Is About to Be Tested in Thousands of People

The three-year trial could be the breakthrough we need.

November 30, 2017

A New Vaccine Could Eradicate Flesh-Eating Parasites

Leishmaniasis, a deadly parasitic disease, is inching toward the U.S. border — but a vaccination may stop it.

September 13, 2017

New Heroin Vaccine Helps Users Quit by Blocking its Effects

"Vaccines will be another tool in treating addiction."

August 29, 2017

Plants Have Been “Hijacked” to Create a Vaccine — And it Could Eradicate Polio

Polio has been nearly eradicated, but it is still a potential threat.

August 16, 2017

New Research Shows That This HPV Vaccine Could Prevent 93% of Cervical Cancers

Making this vaccine available everywhere could save thousands of lives annually.

August 11, 2017

A Vaccine for Type 1 Diabetes is Headed for Human Trials in 2018

25 years of hard work by a team of researchers in Finland has finally paid off.

July 23, 2017

New Trials Show Hope for Personalized Cancer Vaccines

“It’s potentially a game changer.”

July 9, 2017

Your Next Flu Shot Could Be Delivered Using an Injectionless Patch

The next birthday card you receive from you grandma could have this flu vaccine inside.

June 29, 2017