New Vaccine Against Lyme Disease Reportedly Safe and Effective

New Vaccine Against Lyme Disease Reportedly Safe and Effective

In a recent study published in lancet infectionresearchers determined the safety and immunogenicity of a novel vaccine candidate against Lyme borreliosis. study: Safety and immunogenicity of a novel multivalent OspA-based vaccine candidate against Lyme borreliosis: a randomized phase 1 study in healthy adults. Image credit: Evgeniyqw / Shutterstock.com What is Lyme disease? Lyme borreliosis is … Read more

New drug shows synergy with antifungal drugs to kill drug-resistant bacteria

New drug shows synergy with antifungal drugs to kill drug-resistant bacteria

A study conducted at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil found that the new drug brilacidin, which was being tested to treat conditions ranging from bacterial skin infections to COVID-19, was divided into two classes. was shown to be able to kill drug-resistant fungal strains when combined with An over-the-counter antifungal drug. A … Read more