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Sep 13, 2015 10:59 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The next factory for lifesaving drugs could be the human body itself.
Sep 3, 2015 09:48 AM ET
Every year people who swear by them line up for their annual flu shot. And that's the drill, year after year. But new research is pointing the way toward one shot, one time, and you're done.
Jun 5, 2015 09:08 AM ET // AFP
The method, called VirScan, provides an alternative to sampling blood for one virus at a time.
Jun 5, 2015 01:01 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Health officials are hoping that next season's flu shot — which will be released in the autumn — will be a better match to the strains that are actually circulating.
May 26, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A silver bullet may have been found in the search for treatment against Ebola and other severe virus outbreaks.
May 15, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Norovirus in an Oregon lake prompts the CDC to issue guidelines for healthy swimming this summer.
May 13, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Typhoid has been an ongoing problem in developing countries, but a strain that has become resistant to antibiotics is becoming dominant.
May 8, 2015 07:58 AM ET // AFP
Ten days after American doctor Ian Crozier was diagnosed with Ebola, his iris changed color.
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