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Toxoplasma gondii is a single-celled parasite that lives in cats' intestines, but can infect other animals and people as well.
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If even hearing the word "ragweed" makes your eyes water, you might be one of the nearly 45 million Americans with seasonal allergies.
A team of scientists has made an important discovery about the molecular interactions that occur between generally benign species of Propionibacterium bacteria and the pathogenic bacterium Staphylococcus aureus , the cause of most "staph" infections.
Asha Patel checks a trap on the roof of Pittsburgh's Allegheny General Hospital that collects particles in the air.
Ragweed season is sneaking up on you. But you can beat its effects by getting ahead of it, and starting allergy medications now - about two weeks before ragweed blooms in early to mid-August.
The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio.
Researchers have identified a potential biomarker for airway obstruction in patients with asthma that not only reflects airflow limitation but also asthma control.
Support from a network of leading researchers across Europe specialised in a rare auto-immune disease with unmet medical needs could help test several novel treatments Collaboration between research groups is key in tackling rare diseases such as auto-immune disease Myasthenia Gravis .
Chikungunya fever just turned up again in South Carolina, in an Upstate resident who recently returned from Haiti.
Surendra Sharma, M.D., Ph.D., a research scientist and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown... Surendra Sharma, MD, PhD, a research scientist and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and The Warren Alpert ... (more)
University of Otago microbiologists have made an ''amazing discovery'' that offers new hope for developing revolutionary new antibiotics to attack tuberculosis.
Learning the role of immune-system cells in healthy digestive tracts and how they interact with neighboring nerve cells may lead to new treatments for irritable bowel syndrome .
Allergist-immunologist Dr. Patrick Perin, a "local boy" from Englewood Cliffs, is medical director of allergy at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck.
Scientists at the University of Toronto say a low-carb diet can dramatically reduce the risk of colon cancer .
An egg a day to keep allergies away, says recent research that finds half of children outgrow egg allergy, and may become tolerant to baked eggs.
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