First RSV vaccine could be approved this summer

(NEW YORK) -- After decades of research, a first-of-its kind vaccine designed to protect newborns against RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, could be approved by August.Pfizer, the maker of the vaccine, announced Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted its application... Read More.

Fifth person confirmed to be cured of HIV

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers are announcing that a 53-year-old man in Germany has been cured of HIV.Referred to as "the Dusseldorf patient" to protect his privacy, researchers said he is the fifth confirmed case of an HIV cure. Although the details of his successful... Read More.