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June 23, 2009

Jean Robert Nonon raises mosquitoes at New York University, sending them across the globe for malaria research.

June 4, 2009

Scientists study how biodiversity affects the spread of animal-borne disease.

June 1, 2009

After decades of abandonment, an unlikely experimental malaria vaccine is stirring again, promising to outshine all other candidates in the pharmaceutical pipeline.

May 29, 2009

Scientists have found that weight-loss surgery has a dramatic effect on type 2 diabetes and can even eliminate symptoms. Now, researchers are attempting to find out what is behind this diabetes “cure” and are even looking for alternative ways to mimic the surgery’s results.

May 18, 2009

Studying the early stages of tuberculosis infection could help scientists figure out new ways to tackle the disease.

May 11, 2009

Pigs cough up a mish-mashed flu virus, something scientists saw coming for years.

May 5, 2009

Could increasing global temperatures cause this tropical disease to spread?

April 20, 2009

Scientists are researching ways to use a “gene knockout” technique known as RNA interference to help fight HIV.

March 10, 2009

A microscopic arms race may lead to a new cost effective malaria treatment.

March 8, 2009

A recent Ebola Reston outbreak among pigs in the Philippines is cause for concern among some scientists.

January 9, 2009

In Latin America, little-known infections are as harmful as malaria or HIV, but their treatment is cheap.

December 31, 2008

A new study finds that gut microbes may help protect against the onset of type 1 diabetes.

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