News

Feb. 22 2017
Autism Risk Linked to Herpes Infection During Pregnancy
Women with signs of active genital herpes had twice the odds of giving birth to offspring with autism spectrum disorder.
 

 

Apr. 5 2016
Scientists Net Virus Behind Tilapia Die-Offs in 2 continents
Discovery points the way to protecting a fish that feeds multitudes.



Apr. 3 2016
Ian Lipkin Debunks Anti-Vax Documentary in Wall Street Journal
Lipkin worked behind the scenes to persuade Tribeca Film Festival organizers not to provide a platform for misinformation

 

Feb. 16 2016 
CII Receives Grant from Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation to Study Tick-Borne Diseases
The grant will support research into known and as-yet-to be-discovered tick-borne bacteria and viruses.
 

Jan. 8 2016
Ian Lipkin Receives Top Science Honor in China
President Xi Jinping presided over ceremony acknowledging Dr. Lipkin's outstanding contributions to scientific advancement in China.
 

Dec. 4 2015
Precision Medicine Technology Hailed as “World Changing Idea”
The CII's new diagnostics technology was featured as one of Scientific American's ten “World Changing Ideas” of 2015.