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2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
At least 16 people at Ohio State University have fallen ill with mumps, a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by a virus, according to public health officials.
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6 hrs ago | Medgadget
Szpara, an infectious disease expert who has already begun using the visualization wall to teach her graduate students, explains that large-scale illustration has become increasingly essential to biology and genome teaching, and training today.
8 hrs ago | In-PharmaTechnologist.com
Pfizer's $3.5m expansion of an Indonesian solid oral dose plant will increase capacity by 76%, the company says.
12 hrs ago | The Horse
Willow just turned 2 years old and was a rescue. She was apparently an orphan at birth and her growth was stunted.
14 hrs ago | SciDev.Net
Developing countries will receive extra support to prevent, detect and respond to health threats as the US government announced plans last month to boost funding for nations at high risk from infectious disease .
France's Institut Pasteur du Cambodge on Tuesday inaugurated a new facility here for a regional research platform in Asia, focusing its research on infectious diseases in the region.
M. Suaveolens Ledeb has long been used in China to treat inflammatory infectious diseases.
Infectious diseases affecting the central nervous system range from acute to chronic, from indolent to life-threatening, and from self-limited to relentlessly progressive.
Seattle BioMed said it's received a seven-year, $9.8 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to develop a vaccine targeting HIV/AIDS.
Microbiologist Tatiana Travis reads a panel to check on a bacterium's resistance to an antibiotic in an antimicrobial resistance and characterization lab within the Infectious Disease Laboratory at the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in Atlanta.
Ignaz Semmelweiss made one of the most important contributions to modern medicine when he instituted hand washing in an obstetric clinic in Austria in 1847, decreasing mortality there from more than ten percent to two percent.
A total of 72 people died from the H7N9 bird flu strain in China in the first two months of this year, government figures showed, far more than in the whole of 2013.
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America , Vol.
J. Woody Kennedy, M.D., has been installed as 2014 president of the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society.
As the saying goes, "If you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman."
Provincial health officials in China today reported two new H7N9 avian influenza cases, along with a death in a patient who was sickened by the virus in January.