News tagged with cytomegalovirus

The bowels of infection

Current research suggests that latent cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection may exacerbate inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The related report by Onyeagocha et al, "Latent cytomegalovirus infection exacerbates experimental colitis," ...

dateOct 21, 2009 in Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes
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Vaccine against CMV shows promise in clinical trial

A new vaccine has the potential to be the first to prevent maternal and congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, according to a University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) study published in the March 19 edition of the New En ...

dateMar 18, 2009 in Medications
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