The six-step technique was determined to be microbiologically more effective for reducing the median bacterial count (3.28 to 2.58) compared to the three-step method.
Two reports released this week call for increased investments to speed development of diagnostic tests, drugs and vaccines, and to improve medication delivery.
Several pertussis outbreaks also occurred in highly-vaccinated populations, indicating waning immunity.
Rabies is preventable after an exposure through PEP.
CCR5 is not just present on T-cells but also exists in the liver on the surface of hepatocytes and also in the liver on stellate cells.
There had been less than five HIV patients annually reported with HIV in the county, but since the start of the outbreak in late 2014, 188 people have now been diagnosed with the virus in that area.
Antibodies have a distinct mechanism of action from antiretrovirals.