Next-Generation COVID-19 Vaccines

Next-Generation COVID-19 Vaccines

The current COVID-19 vaccines have saved an estimated 20 million lives globally, but while they provide strong protection against severe disease, they do not reliably prevent infection and transmission. Using a new approach, Harvard Medical School physician-scientists...
Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer

Globally, cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women, with 604 000 new cases in 2020. About 90% of the 342 000 deaths caused by cervical cancer occurred in low- and middle-income countries. The highest rates of cervical cancer incidence and mortality...
Diabetes

Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. . Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood glucose. Hyperglycemia, also called raised blood glucose or...
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV)

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV)

Respiratory syncytial (sin-SISH-uhl) virus, or RSV, is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. Most people recover in a week or two, but RSV can be serious. Infants and older adults are more likely to develop severe RSV and need...
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