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 Kerry Grens
The US Food and Drug Administration gives the green light to deploy an experimental short interfering RNA treatment against Ebola.
By Molly Sharlach
Lengthy stints in intensive care units pare down patients’ gut microflora, a study shows.
By Tracy Vence
The WHO says more than 20,000 people could be infected by November, while the CDC estimates the epidemic will strike some 500,000 people by the end of January.
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