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Shelley DuBois

November 24, 2009

Women wanting to get pregnant turn to acupuncture as an option

October 19, 2009

A parasite researcher from NYU is hoping to tackle African sleeping sickness in Keyna by creating genetically enhanced cows that cannot catch or transmit the disease

June 11, 2009

Research into songbird migrations could shed light on the effects of a warming climate on bird populations.

April 15, 2009

This year's Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens is a colorful take on conservation.

March 18, 2009

Scientists listen to the mating songs of disease-carrying mosquitoes in hopes that they’ll use what they learn to control wild populations.

February 18, 2009

While concussions can be insidiously dangerous for high school football players, young athletes are sometimes hardheaded about their safety. A group in Boston pushes for widespread education on the issue.

February 2, 2009

Cynthia Pannucci works to join two seemingly disjointed worlds.

December 24, 2008

Researchers find a possible treatment for African sleeping sickness in a drug usually used for organ transplant recipients.

December 17, 2008

Researchers use lab rats to examine the role of choice in drug-seeking behavior.

 
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