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“Infectious Disease”

Aug 10, 2011 02:49 PM ET // Marianne English
In an effort to slow the spread of malaria, scientists are trying to go to the source -- by stopping how mosquitoes reproduce.
Dec 16, 2011 07:44 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world's biodiversity is declining at an unprecedented rate. As a result, more extinctions than usual are predicted for the coming year.
Oct 4, 2012 04:51 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
With the flu season ready to hit its usual peak in November, health experts are growing increasingly concerned about people passing illnesses on to their pets.
Sep 12, 2011 02:01 PM ET // Tim Wall
This glow-in-the-dark kitten is super-powered to fight AIDS as well as the feline version of HIV.
Sep 20, 2012 02:14 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Mosquitoes in two African villages seem to have changed their habits to better pursue their human prey.
Feb 16, 2012 11:58 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An unprecedented number of dolphins have been beaching themselves in recent weeks, and experts are grappling as to why.
Nov 29, 2011 01:39 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A look at the long list of plants and plant parts that chimps consume and how they help them.