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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.

November 14, 2008

Geneticists hope their stem cell research will find new drugs against this debilitating disease.

October 10, 2008

Researchers get aggressive with drug-resistant strains of TB and see promising results.

August 27, 2008

Both deadly and benign spore-forming bacteria's genes allow them to eke it out in extreme conditions.

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