Investigating immune responses

A molecule produced by hepatitis B virus prompts the body’s immune cells to leap into action.

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Research highlights

Genetic make-up and its impact on viral infection

A fast and simple approach for analysing people’s genetic make-up and the viruses that infect them could reveal molecular information that can be used to improve prevention and treatment of disease.

Features

Screening for an enzyme defect in newborns

Study boosts argument for cord blood screening to detect an enzyme defect in infants.

Editorial Corner

Welcome from the Executive Director

KAIMRC sets its eyes on becoming a regional leader in biomedical research.