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 Tracy Vence
Government-commissioned analyses obtained by the media suggest that the UK badger culls that began last year were ineffective and inhumane.
By Abby Olena
Health workers in California have identified cases of polio-like paralysis in children.
By Jef Akst
Researchers reveal the molecular mechanisms of Streptomyces platensis’s defense from its own antibiotics, which inhibit fatty acid synthesis in other microbes.
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