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News Releases and Statements For 2008


September 2008

Sept. 19, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Type 1 Diabetes May Result from Good Genes Behaving Badly
Sept. 19, 2008Monitoring Exhaled Nitric Oxide Does Not Help Manage Asthma
Sept. 4, 2008Study Reveals Link between Apobec3 Gene and Neutralizing Antibody Response to Retrovirus

August 2008

Aug. 29, 2008NIAID Media Availability: NIAID to Fund Broad Range of Basic HIV Vaccine Discovery Research
Aug. 27, 2008NIAID Media Availability: NIAID Describes Challenges, Prospects for an HIV Vaccine
Aug. 18, 2008Bacterial Pneumonia Caused Most Deaths in 1918 Influenza Pandemic
Aug. 14, 2008Researchers Find Leishmaniasis Parasites Evade Death by Exploiting the Immune Response to Sand Fly Bites
Aug. 13, 2008NIH Scientists Find a Novel Mechanism that Controls the Development of Autoimmunity
Aug. 5, 2008Adult Male Circumcision Reduces Risk of HIV Acquisition for at Least 3.5 Years

July 2008

July 24, 2008NIAID Media Availability: NIAID Announces Revised Priorities for HIV Vaccine Research
July 17, 2008Statement: NIAID Will Not Move Forward with the PAVE 100 HIV Vaccine Trial
July 14, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Exhausted B Cells Hamper Immune Response to HIV
July 11, 2008Statement: The U. S. Transplant Games
July 10, 2008Bulletin: Anti-TB Drug Fails to Benefit HIV-Exposed Infants who were Unexposed to TB at Study Enrollment

June 2008

June 30, 2008NIAID Announces Grants to Stimulate Food Allergy Research
June 25, 2008NIAID Creates HIV Vaccine Discovery Branch to Promote Synergy between Basic HIV Researchers and Vaccine Designers
June 23, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Study Further Defines Potential Role of Fish-Based Fatty Acids in Resolving, Preventing Asthma
June 11, 2008Media Availability: Dr. Anthony S. Fauci to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom
June 5, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Dr. Anthony S. Fauci to Address the United Nations on HIV/AIDS on June 10

May 2008

May 27, 2008Bulletin: Monitoring Board Recommends Stopping Experimental Treatment Regimen in International Study of Patients New to HIV Treatment
May 23, 2008NIAID AIDS Vaccine Research Subcommittee to Meet May 30 to Discuss PAVE 100 Study
May 21, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Scientists Discover How Common Vaccine Booster Works
May 20, 2008NIAID to Advance B-Cell Approach to HIV Vaccines
May 18, 2008Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. on HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
May 14, 2008Dr. Anthony Fauci Reflects on 25 Years of HIV
May 12, 2008Raising Awareness of the Personal and Research Challenges of Food Allergy
May 12, 2008Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., on National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
May 6, 2008Statement of Elizabeth G. Nabel, M.D., NHLBI, and Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., NIAID, on World Asthma Day
May 2, 2008Studies Test New Approaches to Islet Transplantation

April 2008

April 30, 2008Researchers Find Quick Way to Make Human Monoclonal Antibodies against Flu
April 29, 2008Research Findings Open New Front in Fight against AIDS Virus
April 25, 2008NIAID Media Availability: NIAID Seeks Research Ideas for Funding Initiatives in Vaccine Discovery and HIV Prevention
April 23, 2008World Malaria Day - Global Research Needed to Address a Disease without Borders
April 22, 2008NIAID Describes Research Priorities to Fight Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
April 16, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Study Provides New Understanding of Forces behind Seasonal Flu Virus Evolution
April 15, 2008NIAID Media Availability: Air Pollution Affects Respiratory Health in Children with Asthma

March 2008

March 20, 2008NIAID Media Availability: NIAID to Convene HIV Vaccine Summit
March 20, 2008National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
March 20, 2008Statement of Christine F. Sizemore, Ph.D., Barbara E. Laughon, Ph.D., and Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. on World TB Day
March 16, 2008Scientists Identify New Leads for Treating Parasitic Worm Disease
March 14, 2008People with Job’s Syndrome Lack Specific Immune Cells
March 12, 2008Researchers Find Cause of Severe Allergic Reaction to Cancer Drug
March 10, 2008Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., on National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
March 10, 2008Confronting the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance

February 2008

Feb. 28, 2008Bulletin: NIAID Modifies HIV Antiretroviral Treatment Study
Feb. 25, 2008Bulletin: An Update Concerning the HVTN 503/Phambili HIV Vaccine Study
Feb. 15, 2008Novel Approach Strips Staph of Virulence
Feb. 15, 2008Bulletin: NIAID AIDS Vaccine Research Subcommittee Meeting Postponed
Feb. 15, 2008Scientists Find Antibody that Can Potently Neutralize Two Viruses
Feb. 13, 2008Patient with Rare Disorder Responds to Cancer Drug
Feb. 13, 2008NIAID Media Availability: HIV Persists in the Gut Despite Long-Term HIV Therapy--Second Study Finds that B-Cell Abnormalities Also Persist
Feb. 10, 2008NIAID Scientists Identify New Cellular Receptor for HIV
Feb. 7, 2008National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day
Feb. 6, 2008Bulletin: Extended Nevirapine Regimens Reduce HIV Transmission and Death in Breastfed Infants of HIV-infected Mothers
Feb. 6, 2008Anti-Herpes Drug Does Not Reduce Risk of HIV Infection in People with Genital Herpes Virus, Study Finds
Feb. 4, 2008Researchers Discover New Battleground for Viruses and Immune Cells
Feb. 1, 2008Dr. Carl Dieffenbach Appointed Director of the NIAID Division of AIDS

January 2008

Jan. 29, 2008Five Named to NIAID Advisory Council
Jan. 23, 2008Early Promising Results in Malaria Vaccine Trial in Mali
Jan. 21, 2008Studies Highlight MRSA Evolution and Resilience
Jan. 8, 2008NIAID Experts See Dengue as Potential Threat to U.S. Public Health


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