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1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun
Wednesday is the 30-year anniversary of the day my colleagues and I reported that a new retrovirus, now known as HIV , was the agent causing AIDS.
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5 hrs ago | CBC News
The Saudi Arabian ministry of health has confirmed a total 231 cases of MERS in the kingdom, with 76 deaths to date.
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BACKGROUND:Infectious diseases emerge frequently in China, partly because of its large and highly mobile population.
B lymphocytes have critical roles as positive and negative regulators of immunity.
A Filipino nurse who tested positive for the deadly Middle East respiratory syndrome has been found free of infection in a subsequent examination after returning home.
Ameliorative effect of a microbial feed additive on infectious bronchitis virus antibody titer and stress index in broiler chicks fed deoxynivalenol.
Hand washing is one of the best ways to prevent infectious diseases, and placing cameras over sinks might boost youngsters' hand hygiene, new research suggests.
A new medical-testing device is being prepped to enter the battle against infectious disease .
For some of the scientists and doctors who helped the world battle the 2003 SARS outbreak, the recent rapid rise in human infections in several Middle Eastern countries caused by a cousin virus is creating a sense of sharp unease.
Town of Whitecourt mayor Maryann Chichak and Alberta Health Services public health nurse Jean Day show off the official Whitecourt Proclamation of Immunization Week on April 26 to May 3. Barry Kerton That is the message Alberta Health Services wants to get out during Immunization Week, which will be held on the last week of April.
An outbreak of mumps among New Jersey college students has highlighted the "weak sister" in the MMR vaccine.
On Tuesday, Banfield Pet HospitalA released its State of Pet Health a 2014 Report.
A credit-card-sized anthrax detection cartridge developed at Sandia National Laboratories and recently licensed to a small business makes testing safer, easier, faster and cheaper.
A new superbug that caused a bloodstream infection in a Brazilian patient has been identified by an international research team.
The mumps outbreak in Columbus at Ohio State University is now over 230 cases. The majority of which stems from students on campus.
The deaths of five young patients exposed to a fungus at Children's Hospital between 2008 and 2009 have been linked to a single source: contaminated linen.