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District of Columbia HIV/AIDS prevalence at 3%, report says

District of Columbia HIV/AIDS prevalence at 3%, report says

One virus particle is enough to cause infectious disease

One virus particle is enough to cause infectious disease

Global elimination of rabies appears to be possible

Global elimination of rabies appears to be possible

Bioinformatics sheds light on evolutionary origin of Rickettsia virulence genes

Bioinformatics sheds light on evolutionary origin of Rickettsia virulence genes

Space-grown bacteria help explain Salmonella illness

Space-grown bacteria help explain Salmonella illness

Health impacts of climate change require global action

Health impacts of climate change require global action

Small molecules block cancer gene

Small molecules block cancer gene

Breakthrough improves effectiveness of tuberculosis vaccine

Breakthrough improves effectiveness of tuberculosis vaccine

New Stanford list of HIV mutations vital to tracking AIDS epidemic

New Stanford list of HIV mutations vital to tracking AIDS epidemic

Pharmacies offering no-cost antibiotics should promote responsible use, CDC says

Pharmacies offering no-cost antibiotics should promote responsible use, CDC says

Texas bill to make HIV screening part of routine care would help efforts to curb virus

Texas bill to make HIV screening part of routine care would help efforts to curb virus

Experimental microbicide containing natural compound provides protection in monkeys against simian version of HIV

Experimental microbicide containing natural compound provides protection in monkeys against simian version of HIV

Hazardous conditions found in home healthcare may put frail and seniors at risk

Hazardous conditions found in home healthcare may put frail and seniors at risk

Zambia launches effort to improve tuberculosis diagnosis

Zambia launches effort to improve tuberculosis diagnosis

Advocates in Mexico call for greater effort against HIV/AIDS

Advocates in Mexico call for greater effort against HIV/AIDS

Universal vaccination associated with decreased Canadian cases of most deadly strain of meningitis

Universal vaccination associated with decreased Canadian cases of most deadly strain of meningitis

Instant immunity through chemically programmable vaccination and covalent self-assembly

Instant immunity through chemically programmable vaccination and covalent self-assembly

Doctors call for change in how non-active tuberculosis in immigrant children treated

Doctors call for change in how non-active tuberculosis in immigrant children treated

Wyeth's Prevenar vaccine for pneumococcal disease registered in Russia

Wyeth's Prevenar vaccine for pneumococcal disease registered in Russia

Bacteria-killing enzyme cures mice with fatal pneumonia

Bacteria-killing enzyme cures mice with fatal pneumonia