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Combination therapy 88% effective against HIV, leishmaniasis coinfection

January 17, 2019
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Imported cases of Lassa fever often missed for days

January 16, 2019
From 1969 to 2016, 33 cases of Lassa fever were diagnosed in travelers from West Africa to nine other countries, according to a new report. Researchers suggested that…

Government shutdown halts research on invasive new tick

January 15, 2019
A veterinary pathologist who first identified the Asian longhorned tick in Virginia said research on the tick has been halted because of the government shutdown. Kevin

Q&A: Malaria vaccine developments

January 15, 2019
According to WHO, progress against malaria has stalled and the disease remains a global health concern, causing more than 200 million illnesses and 435,000 deaths in 90…
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HIV/AIDS 1 Hour Update For Florida Health Professionals

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This is a 1 hour activity designed for home study by healthcare clinicians. Specifically, it meets the 1 hour HIV/AIDS…
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Wound botulism outbreak associated with black tar heroin use

January 4, 2019
The authors of a new MMWR report on a wound botulism outbreak in San Diego County that was associated with injection…
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VIDEO: Noninfectious bloodmeals increase vector competence of Aedes aegypti

November 8, 2017
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