Antiviral diseases

September 21, 2017

Antiviral therapy for Hepatitis-B virus: Sodium Selenite increases the expression of Setd2, methylates STAT1, activates STAT1, promotes trimethylation of IFN-stimulated gene-15, and restricts Hepatitis-B virus (HBV) production and pathogenesis via up regulation of its target gene, 21/September/2017,  10.41 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Institute of Immunology, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310058, China; and Institute of Immunology, Zhejiang University School […]
September 16, 2017

Natural product-derived antiviral therapy against Hepatitis-B virus: Luteolin, found abundantly in Salvia tomentosa, increases the expression of Setd2, methylates STAT1, activates STAT1, promotes trimethylation of IFN-stimulated gene-15, and restricts Hepatitis-B virus (HBV) production and pathogenesis via up regulation of its target gene, 16/September/2017,  6.34 am

Introduction: What they say A study from the Institute of Immunology, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310058, China; and Institute of Immunology, Zhejiang University School […]
September 14, 2017

Antiviral therapy for chikungunya (CHIKV) and Zika (ZIKV) viruses: A pharmaceutical mixture encompassing Apigenin and Chrysin (AC)  increases spermidine/spermine N1-acetyltransferase (SAT) expression, depletes spermidine and Spermine levels, and restricts Chikungunya and Zika viruses replication via up regulation of its target gene, 14/September/2017, 12.09 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Viral Populations and Pathogenesis Unit, Institut Pasteur, CNRS UMR 3569, 25–28 rue du Dr. Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex […]
September 14, 2017

Antiviral therapy for HIV virus: Efavirenz, an anti-HIV drug, increases Heme oxygenase 2 (HO-2) expression, blocks N-myristoylation of HIV-1 Gag protein, disrupts HIV-1 budding, and restricts HIV-1 production via up regulation of its target gene, 14/September/2017, 11.55 am

What we say: Dr L Boominathan PhD, Director-cum-chief Scientist of GBMD, reports that: Antiviral therapy for HIV virus: Efavirenz, an anti-HIV drug, increases Heme oxygenase 2 (HO-2) expression, […]