Monthly Archives: August 2015

Hepatitis A-like virus identified in seals

Scientists in the Center for Infection and Immunity at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health have discovered a new virus in seals that is the closest known relative of the human… …read more

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Ebola virus can survive in wastewater

The latest discovery by a group of microbial risk-assessment and virology researchers suggests that the procedures for disposal of Ebola-contaminated liquid waste might underestimate the virus’ ability to survive in wastewater. …read more

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Medical terms lead to divide between parents and doctors

When discussing a child’s symptoms, labels such as ‘pink eye’ can dictate how medical decisions are madeFew things are more stressful than dealing with a sick child. …read more

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New vaccine candidates may lead toward universal flu vaccine

Two studies have developed influenza vaccine candidates designed to target an area of the virus that is less prone to mutation compared with traditional vaccine targets. …read more

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Aging Fiercely While Trans Now on Vimeo

“Respect people for the choices that they make in regards to who they are. Transgender…it means that’s how I see me.” …read more

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