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“Infectious Disease”

Jan 25, 2016 02:05 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Animal health officials share what dog owners should know about the virus and what to do if their pets come down with it.
Aug 11, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Tadpoles from six countries, in both tropical and temperate locations, test positive for a disease-causing parasite.
Apr 20, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Discouraging pets from licking your face is just one of many guidelines that researchers hope will help prevent infections spreading from pets to people.
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.
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