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- Plus mouthwash falls short in easing a side effect of radiation, and Yale scientists restore some brain function in dead pig brains
April 19, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Pediatric cancer is generally defined as cancer in a patient age 14 or younger, though some definitions increase the age to 19. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of…
March 28, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Using a disabled HIV virus, doctors corrected a rare inherited disorder in infants without a functional immune system
April 18, 2019
BY: Regina McEnery
- Cotton rats are known for ruining cotton crops, but they are also a uniquely valuable model for studying human pathogens
April 16, 2019
BY: Eureka Staff
- Astronomers make a breakthrough; plus affordable AI robots and edging towards a measles record
April 12, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- How two teenagers living with the incurable genetic disorder cystic fibrosis highlight the risk of contracting life-threatening infections 
April 10, 2019
BY: Jessica Rayser

How vaccines can protect everyone if enough people get them.

April 2, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Also, a state of the research report on cancer immunotherapy, and creating 3D-printed, transparent skulls for mice
April 5, 2019
BY: Mary Parker

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Twenty years ago, scientists from the Institute for Genomic Research in Maryland and the University of Texas Health Science Center published the full genome of what deadly sexually transmitted disease, known to Shakespeare as "the French disease"?


- Can a novel mathematical system for animal models help solve this dilemma?
April 4, 2019
BY: Manasi Nandi