syphilis
Cuba Ends Mother-To-Child HIV
Cuba Ends Mother-To-Child HIV
Bob Grant | Jul 2, 2015
The Caribbean nation is the first to effectively eliminate the prenatal transmission of syphilis and the virus that causes AIDS, according to the World Health Organization.
An Offensive Playbook
An Offensive Playbook
Mary Beth Aberlin | Feb 1, 2014
Developing nonaddictive drugs to combat pain
Contributors
Contributors
Abby Olena | Feb 1, 2014
Meet some of the people featured in the February 2014 issue of The Scientist.
Syphilis: Then and Now
Syphilis: Then and Now
Kristin N Harper, George J. Armelagos, Molly K. Zuckerman | Feb 1, 2014
Researchers are zeroing in on the origin of syphilis and related diseases, which continue to plague the human population some 500 years after the first documented case.
Lessons From Past Unethical Experiments
Cristina Luiggi | Aug 30, 2011
A bioethics commission announces the completion of an investigation into unethical US government-led experiments with STDs in Guatemala in the 1940s.