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Food poisoning duration: How long do symptoms last?

Food poisoning is common and preventable but what is it and what causes it? Learn about how long food poisoning may last and ways to prevent it. …read more

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New insights into the toxin behind tetanus

Tetanus toxin is the neurotoxin that causes lockjaw. Many are vaccinated, but tetanus still kills tens of thousands of people per year worldwide. …read more

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News from the pathogen that causes sleeping sickness

The life-threatening African trypanosomiasis, also called sleeping sickness, is caused by protozoa of the species Trypanosoma brucei. …read more

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Genetic alteration in child reveals immune response pathway in common cold

Analyzing a rare genetic mutation in a child helped researchers discover how the immune system responds to common cold viruses. The findings may lead to better therapies. …read more

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Reversing a common liver disease

Eliminating old or damaged cells that have stopped dividing reduced signs of fatty liver disease in mice. The findings are an important clue for developing treatments. …read more

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