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October 5, 2009

History's lessons on the resurgence of a disease.

October 4, 2009

Smoking bans reduce heart attacks by over a third.

September 24, 2009

New virus sculptures explore the public perception of scientific images.

September 2, 2009

Using ferrets to predict the virus's virulence.

August 17, 2009

A white blood cell known as Th-17 might play a pivotal role in autoimmune diseases from psoriasis to rheumatoid arthritis.

July 9, 2009

Researchers struggle to produce reliable protection against the malaria parasite.

July 6, 2009

One man’s efforts to push back the new version of the HIV epidemic.

June 30, 2009

Could prions, the proteins that cause diseases like Mad Cow, also be crucial to normal brain functioning?

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?

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