Antiviral diseases

April 5, 2019

Eat oats to stay protected against infectious diseases: Avenanthramide A, found in Oats,  inhibits Hepatitis-B/C, Dengue, Zika, Ebola, HIV-1, Mtb, Malaria, CMV, Influenza H1NI1,  respiratory syncytial,  Sindbis, and SFV viruses by increasing the Levels of the Antiviral Proteins IFITM3, & Interferon-stimulated gene 15, 5/April/2019, 10.32 pm

Introduction: What they say:  A study from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA […]
March 28, 2019

Molecular therapy for tuberculosis (TB): Clioquinol[iodochlorhydroxyquin] (Trade name:Cortin),  an antifungal and antiprotozoal drug that inhibits certain enzymes related to DNA replication, deacetylates RelA/p65, inhibits inflammatory gene expression downstream of RelA/p65, inhibits TB pathogenesis, increases the efficacy of anti-TB drug, and promotes M. tuberculosis clearance via upregulation of its target gene, 28/March/2019, 5.47 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Singapore Immunology Network, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore; and Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang […]
March 26, 2019

Repurposing the antibiotic Enoxacin into a broad-spectrum anti-infective agent: Enoxacin (Trade names: Comprecin, Enoksetin, Enoxen, Enroxil, Enoxin, Enoxor, Flumark and others),  a fluoroquinolone-based antibiotic commonly used in the treatment of urinary tract infections and gonorrhea,  inhibits Hepatitis-B/C, Dengue, Zika, Ebola, HIV-1, Mtb, Malaria, CMV, Influenza H1NI1,  respiratory syncytial,  Sindbis, and SFV viruses by increasing the Levels of the Antiviral Proteins IFITM3, & Interferon-stimulated gene 15, 26/March/2019, 10.38 pm

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA […]
March 25, 2019

Repurposing the antibiotic Ciprofloxacin into a broad-spectrum anti-infective agent: Ciprofloxacin, a drug used to treat bacterial infections,  inhibits Hepatitis-B/C, Dengue, Zika, Ebola, HIV-1, Mtb, Malaria, CMV, Influenza H1NI1,  respiratory syncytial,  Sindbis, and SFV viruses by increasing the Levels of the Antiviral Proteins IFITM3, & Interferon-stimulated gene 15, 25/March/2019, 8.42 am

Introduction: What they say: A study from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA […]