Preserved remains from the Andes yield clues about infectious diseases.
By Hayley Dunning | November 1, 2012
The Maiden, a 15-year-old girl, yielded a protein profile that helped researchers determine that she suffered from a respiratory illness at the time of her death.
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By Jef Akst
Plasma-based therapy trials begin in West Africa; NIH-GSK vaccine shows promise in Phase 1; the real statistics
By Molly Sharlach
NIH admits new patient; joint pains stall clinical trial; U.S. grants immunity to vaccine developers; more
About half of the H3N2 influenza samples tested in the United States encode altered antigens from the strain used to produce this year’s vaccine.
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