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
The World Health Organization OKs the first 15-minute Ebola diagnostic test.
By Kerry Grens
Drug-resistant bacteria have spread in a Los Angeles hospital, perhaps from contaminated endoscopes.
A synthetic antibody prevents infection in four monkeys injected with heavy doses of the virus.
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