March 1, 2012|
Editor's choice in immunology
February 28, 2012|
A new subtype of the flu virus is identified in Guatemalan yellow-shouldered bats, and the virus may share its genes with the human version.
February 17, 2012|
The World Health Organization announced today that it recommends publishing the two controversial H5N1 papers in full, as soon as a few details are worked out. And Science is listening.
February 13, 2012|
Infection by GFP-encoding viruses enables quick, easy detection of tuberculosis in patient samples.
February 7, 2012|
Only a quarter of Clostridium difficile infections in one hospital system were traced to contact with a symptomatic patient.
February 1, 2012|
The US National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity explains why it recommended redacting the details of studies reporting on a highly transmissible H5N1 strain.
January 24, 2012|
An attempt to regrow the infamous GFAJ-1 bacteria, reported to incorporate arsenic into its DNA backbone, has failed.
January 3, 2012|
A Chinese health agency confirms that the strain of H5N1 bird flu that killed a Chinese man last month does not spread between humans.
January 1, 2012|
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