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New Research on HIV Antibodies: Is a Vaccine in Sight? 215
Researchers are taking a new approach to combat HIV; rather than focus on the virus, scientists are...
Microorganisms in Microgravity: Spaceflight Experiments Reveal New Properties of Pathogens 92
The International Space Station (ISS), orbiting some 220 miles above earth at a speed of 17,000...
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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 5 months 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...
3 years 5 months ago
Reply to: The P. Vivax Comeback -- Is Malaria Beating Natural Defense?
VERY INFORMATIVE. IS THALASSEMIA MINOR STILL CONSIDERED A FORM OF DEFENSE AGAINST MALARIA?
3 years 8 months ago