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New Research on HIV Antibodies: Is a Vaccine in Sight? 363
Researchers are taking a new approach to combat HIV; rather than focus on the virus, scientists are...
H7N9 Emerges Across China 277
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Reply to: Measles in America: Why vaccination matters
What a shame this outbreak is! We had eradicated measles in the US with measles vaccine! Then...
2 years 4 days ago
Reply to: Just the Vax, Please: Vaccines and Hospital Acquired Infections -- Using old techniques to address new issues
Yet another vaccine - when will enough be enough. A very proven method of curing C Diff is fecal...
2 years 11 months ago
Reply to: The P. Vivax Comeback -- Is Malaria Beating Natural Defense?
A few comments- human malarias are *only* transmitted by female Anopheles (although other genera...
3 years 2 months ago