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Mosquito control using special bacteria infected mosquitoes approved by the EPA

Mosquito control using special bacteria infected mosquitoes approved by the EPA

Report reveals 84% drop in global measles deaths, but disease still kills 90 000 every year

Report reveals 84% drop in global measles deaths, but disease still kills 90 000 every year

Mumps outbreak in U.S. necessitates third booster dose of vaccine for at-risk individuals

Mumps outbreak in U.S. necessitates third booster dose of vaccine for at-risk individuals

CDC recommends new vaccine for shingles

CDC recommends new vaccine for shingles

Scientists better understand how rabies virus induces drastic changes in behavior

Scientists better understand how rabies virus induces drastic changes in behavior

Hepatitis A outbreak among population of San Diego

Hepatitis A outbreak among population of San Diego

FDA approves new treatment for all HCV genotypes 1-6

FDA approves new treatment for all HCV genotypes 1-6

FDA approves fixed-dose combination tablet for treating adults with chronic hepatitis C

FDA approves fixed-dose combination tablet for treating adults with chronic hepatitis C

Researchers unlock better treatment strategy for viral diseases

Researchers unlock better treatment strategy for viral diseases

Intestinal viruses may affect person's chance of developing Type 1 diabetes

Intestinal viruses may affect person's chance of developing Type 1 diabetes

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

International research effort reveals major insights into spread of West African Ebola epidemic

International research effort reveals major insights into spread of West African Ebola epidemic

FDA grants approval for two drugs to treat hepatitis C virus in children

FDA grants approval for two drugs to treat hepatitis C virus in children

New MIP system for therapeutic gene delivery can enhance transgene expression using AAV vector

New MIP system for therapeutic gene delivery can enhance transgene expression using AAV vector

New study identifies cost-effective way to reduce death due to rabies

New study identifies cost-effective way to reduce death due to rabies

AAV-based gene therapy to treat liver disorders advances into human testing

AAV-based gene therapy to treat liver disorders advances into human testing

Studies in non-human primates provide more predictive results in genetic causes of blindness

Studies in non-human primates provide more predictive results in genetic causes of blindness

ABIVAX reports preclinical data on first-in-class drug candidate for functional cure of HIV/AIDS patients

ABIVAX reports preclinical data on first-in-class drug candidate for functional cure of HIV/AIDS patients

Improved surveillance systems and coherent policies needed to combat Rift Valley fever

Improved surveillance systems and coherent policies needed to combat Rift Valley fever

IDRI awarded two-year NIH grant to develop novel RNA-based Zika virus vaccine

IDRI awarded two-year NIH grant to develop novel RNA-based Zika virus vaccine