infectious diseases

The ‘bivalent’ booster helps protect against the original strain as well as the omicron variant

By Sandy Cohen • December 6, 2022

'There is still much work ahead to ensure more people at risk can access PrEP,' says Dr. Jessie Clark, professor of infectious diseases

By uclahealth • December 1, 2022

Where we’ve been, where we’re headed with COVID-19, flu, RSV, polio, monkeypox (mpox) and ebola

By Sandy Cohen • November 22, 2022

The new UCLA Health group provides a network for people coming out of intensive care

By Sandy Cohen • November 7, 2022

Dr. Manish J. Butte is leading a research team studying immune system response

By uclahealth • November 7, 2022

It could end up similar to the flu, leading to the need for seasonal shots

By Sandy Cohen • September 20, 2022

‘It still remains extremely important to get vaccinated,’ says UCLA Health immunology and infectious diseases expert Dr. Otto Yang

By Sandy Cohen • September 19, 2022

L.A. County public health officials advise local doctors to promote vaccination

By Sandy Cohen • September 2, 2022

The FDA has identified which tests will remain viable longer than originally expected

By Sandy Cohen • August 31, 2022

We need more effective messaging. Here are some best practices from a UCLA expert.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • August 11, 2022