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Jul 11, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now running tests on six forgotten vials of smallpox recently discovered in an unsecured laboratory.
May 2, 2014 01:50 PM ET // AFP
Even though smallpox has been eradicated, the world's remaining stockpiles should not be destroyed, scientists said.
May 1, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
A team of researchers has produced an experimental vaccine for the deadly H7N9 flu strain.
Apr 23, 2014 10:25 AM ET // AFP
A U.S. study has found that cow manure, commonly used to fertilize vegetable crops, contains a high number of genes that can fuel resistance to antibiotics.
Mar 24, 2014 08:50 AM ET // AFP
The disease is spread by direct contact with blood, feces or sweat, or by sexual contact or unprotected handling of contaminated corpses.
Mar 24, 2014 11:07 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Ebola is one of the deadliest known viruses and there is no known cure. Continue reading →
Mar 21, 2014 11:00 AM ET // AFP
The highly contagious disease shows symptoms that are similar to those caused by Lassa fever, yellow fever and Ebola.
Feb 24, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The California children tested negative for polio, and all had been vaccinated.
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