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Fragment profiles reveal acute and silent malaria infections

play share stock stock Malaria drug changes the fragrance profile of an infected person. This discovery can be used to develop a new low-cost diagnostic test. ETH Zurich / CDC / James Gathany Animal experiments have shown that the malaria drug changes the exhalation of infected mice. Researchers at ETH have analyzed the scent profiles of Kenyan schoolchildren and found …

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TBE vaccine – More ticks: A lurking danger

The spring is finally over the country. The days get longer and warmer and many nature lovers are attracted to the outdoors. But as fast as the climbers climb, ticks lurk in meadows and forests. The ticks will be active at temperatures as high as five to seven degrees Celsius – always in search of a host to stick to. …

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First proof of the cause of multiple sclerosis – human

Swiss researchers discovered transcription factor that transcends control of autoimmune reactions in the brain. Genesearchers from the University of Geneva and Geneva University Hospital (HUG) have discovered a DNA binding factor that is crucial for the development of multiple sclerosis. This is because the brain's defense mechanisms against autoimmune reactions override, as reported by a team around Doron Merkler in …

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Fragment profiles reveal acute and silent malaria infections

People with malaria infection smell differently than healthy people. Fragment profiles can pave the way for a field-matched diagnostic test for tropical areas. 15.5.2018, 16:59 Malaria group changes the fragrance profile of an infected person. This discovery can be used to develop a new low-cost diagnostic test. (Image: ETH Zürich / CDC / James Gathany) (sda) Animal experiments have shown …

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Ebola eruptions in Congo: WHO employs mobile phones in a region

The number of possible cases in the remote region has hardly changed, said a spokesman from the WHO Tuesday in Geneva. He named 41 cases, of which only two have been confirmed. In 20 people, the authorities are very likely to have been infected with the fatal Ebola virus. 19 had died. Another 19 is considered to be infected. People …

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Introductory evidence of mouse model for the cause of multiple sclerosis

Researchers from the University of Geneva and Geneva University Hospital (HUG) have discovered a DNA binding factor that can play a role in the development of multiple sclerosis. Thus, this contemplates the brain's defense mechanisms against autoimmune responses. The exact mechanism for the development of multiple sclerosis (MS) is not yet ready. It is known that both genetic risks and …

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Fragment profiles reveal acute and silent malaria infections – Zurich – Limmattal

It is known from animal experiments that the malaria drug changes the exhalation of infected mice. Researchers at ETH have analyzed the scent profiles of Kenyan schoolchildren and found that this is also the case with humans. The researchers report on their findings in the PNAS newspaper. In collaboration with the International Center for Insect Physiology and Ecology in Nairobi, …

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First Cause of Multiple Sclerosis Cause – New Knowledge: Medicine and Psychology

The exact mechanism for the development of multiple sclerosis (MS) is not yet clear. It is known that both genetic risks and environmental factors play a role. The research team led by Doron Merkler, associate professor at the Department of Pathology and Immunology at the University of Geneva Medical School, has studied the importance of infections and investigated the immune …

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First Cause of Multiple Sclerosis Cause – New Knowledge: Medicine and Psychology

The exact mechanism for the development of multiple sclerosis (MS) is not yet clear. It is known that both genetic risks and environmental factors play a role. The research team led by Doron Merkler, associate professor at the Department of Pathology and Immunology at the University of Geneva Medical School, has studied the importance of infections and investigated the immune …

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Health: Perfume Cocktail Disorders Malaria | Switzerland

HEALTH ⋅ People with malaria infection smell differently than healthy people. Fragment profiles can pave the way for a field-based diagnostic test for tropical areas. It is known from animal experiments that the malaria parasite changes the exposure of infected mice. Researchers at ETH have analyzed the scent profiles of Kenyan schoolchildren and found that this is also the case …

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