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Many Non-Antibiotic Drugs Affect Gut Bacteria

By Catherine Offord | March 20, 2018

A new study finds that more than 200 human-targeted, non-antibiotic drugs inhibit the growth of bacterial species that make up part of the human microbiome.

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Recipients of Experimental Herpes Vaccine File Lawsuit

By Catherine Offord | March 15, 2018

The suit claims that Rational Vaccines, the company of recently deceased researcher William Halford, violated US and international laws when it carried out the procedure.

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Opinion: Token Pharmacovigilance

By Peter Doshi | May 23, 2017

A US government website for collecting reports of side effects associated with vaccines is broken. Why has no one noticed?

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image: Circadian Atlas Chronicles Gene Expression

Circadian Atlas Chronicles Gene Expression

By Kate Yandell | October 27, 2014

Researchers have mapped the times of day when mouse genes are transcribed across 12 organs.

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image: Gene a Pain for Statin Users

Gene a Pain for Statin Users

By Kate Yandell | August 28, 2013

A genetic variant may help explain why some patients experience muscle discomfort and dysfunction while taking the cholesterol-lowering medications.

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