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Burnt torso: science, police work paints picture of victim
Detectives are relying on medical science to identify a man whose burnt, dismembered torso was found on the side of a rural Queensland last year.
What Is Quinine?
Found in the bark of the cinchona tree, quinine is a compound with many medicinal applications, including fever-reducing, painkilling and anti-inflammatory properties.
English jar, U.S. clock common items with interesting stories
In this edition of What's It Worth? we'll look at one of those items whose "type" -- a food container -- is common, but the age is old.
What is tonic water?
Tonic water is carbonated water to which quinine has been added to give it a characteristically bitter taste, which many people - myself among them - quite enjoy.
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Severe Babesiosis in Immunocompetent Man, Spain, 2011
To the Editor: Babesiosis, a malaria-like illness, is transmitted through Ixodes ticks by the zoonotic parasites, Babesia spp.