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  • Successful Antibody Trial in HIV-Infected Individuals
    A research team led by investigators of the Rockefeller University in New York and professor Florian Klein, University Hospital Cologne and German Center for Infection Research (DZIF), has tested a new HIV neutralizing antibody, called 10-1074, in humans. The results of the ...More
    2 days ago Posted in News
  • Zika Antibodies From Infected Patient Thwart Infection in Mice
    Researchers have identified neutralizing antibodies against Zika virus from an infected patient that fully protected mice from infection, adding to the current arsenal of antibodies in development for much needed antiviral therapies and vaccines. Unlike other human ...More
    December 15, 2016 Posted in News
  • Antibody Test Gauges Mosquito Exposure
    How many mosquitoes live in your neighborhood? How many mosquito bites have you and your neighbors gotten this week? Answering these questions--and gauging how mosquito populations change over time or after a control strategy is implemented--has historically been difficult. ...More
    December 1, 2016 Posted in News
  • Scientists Discover How Highly Potent Antibody Neutralizes Zika Infection
    As Zika spreads throughout the world, the call for rapid development of therapeutics to treat Zika rings loud and clear. Taking a step further in identifying a possible therapeutic candidate, a team of researchers at Duke-NUS Medical School (Duke-NUS), in collaboration with ...More
    November 28, 2016 Posted in News
  • NIH Scientists Identify Potent Antibody That Neutralizes Nearly All HIV Strains
    Scientists from the National Institutes of Health have identified an antibody from an HIV-infected person that potently neutralized 98 percent of HIV isolates tested, including 16 of 20 strains resistant to other antibodies of the same class. The remarkable breadth and ...More
    November 15, 2016 Posted in News
  • Early Study Finds Antibody That 'Neutralizes' Zika Virus
    Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, have isolated a human monoclonal antibody that in a mouse model “markedly reduced” infection by the Zika virus. ...More
    November 7, 2016 Posted in News
  • Antibodies From Ebola Survivors Neutralize Virus, Protect Against Infection in Lab
    A study by scientists at the Emory Vaccine Center, in collaboration with the biotechnology company Atreca, Inc., has found that antibodies generated from the blood of survivors of Ebola virus disease can strongly neutralize the Ebola virus in the laboratory and protect mice ...More
    October 26, 2016 Posted in News
  • Antibody Discovery Could Help Create Improved Flu Vaccines
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute investigators report they have discovered a type of immune antibody that can rapidly evolve to neutralize a wide array of influenza virus strains – including those the body hasn’t yet encountered. The body’s ability to make the ...More
    September 13, 2016 Posted in News
  • TSRI Scientists Discover Antibodies That Target Holes in HIV's Defenses
    The Scripps Research Institute's Dennis Burton, Gabriel Ozorowski and Andrew Ward (left to right) are among the authors of the new paper. Photo courtesy of The Scripps Research Institute.   A new study from scientists at the Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) shows that ...More
    September 13, 2016 Posted in News
  • New 'Trojan Horse' Antibody Strategy Shows Promise Against All Ebola Viruses
    In research published online Sept. 8, 2016,  in Science, a team of scientists describe a new therapeutic strategy to target a hidden Achilles’ heel shared by all known types of Ebola virus. Two antibodies developed with this strategy blocked the invasion of human ...More
    September 9, 2016 Posted in News
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