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Moving from document-based FP and STI guidelines to computerized clinical decision support

Moving from document-based FP and STI guidelines to computerized clinical decision support

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Link between BCG and lower COVID-19 mortality disproved by new analysis

Link between BCG and lower COVID-19 mortality disproved by new analysis

Researchers demonstrate how TB bacteria import vitamin B12 molecules to grow

Researchers demonstrate how TB bacteria import vitamin B12 molecules to grow

Pets have a low risk of transmitting multi-drug resistant bugs to owners, study finds

Pets have a low risk of transmitting multi-drug resistant bugs to owners, study finds

Restrictive healthcare policies may delay diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis

Restrictive healthcare policies may delay diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis

Gold-containing drug auranofin kills 95% of SARS-CoV-2 virus in 48 hours in lab conditions

Gold-containing drug auranofin kills 95% of SARS-CoV-2 virus in 48 hours in lab conditions

Massachusetts recruits 1,000 ‘contact tracers’ to battle COVID-19

Massachusetts recruits 1,000 ‘contact tracers’ to battle COVID-19

American Lung Association launches a $25M initiative to end COVID-19

American Lung Association launches a $25M initiative to end COVID-19

Infectious diseases from animals likely to cause further pandemics

Infectious diseases from animals likely to cause further pandemics

CIHR Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health awards NEIHR grant to McGill University

CIHR Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health awards NEIHR grant to McGill University

‘You pray that you got the drug.’ Ailing couple gambles on trial for COVID-19 cure

‘You pray that you got the drug.’ Ailing couple gambles on trial for COVID-19 cure

Deaths of Chinese children, adolescents from infectious diseases prior to COVID-19 found to be rare

Deaths of Chinese children, adolescents from infectious diseases prior to COVID-19 found to be rare

Inhibiting the iron transport could halt tuberculosis

Inhibiting the iron transport could halt tuberculosis

Zebrafish can provide genetic clues to human nicotine addiction

Zebrafish can provide genetic clues to human nicotine addiction

Will 'old faithful' tuberculosis BCG vaccine work against COVID?

Will 'old faithful' tuberculosis BCG vaccine work against COVID?

COVID-19 patients can be infectious even after their symptomatic recovery, study shows

COVID-19 patients can be infectious even after their symptomatic recovery, study shows

SLAC structural biologist discovers a strange cavity in key tuberculosis protein

SLAC structural biologist discovers a strange cavity in key tuberculosis protein

New research initiative to investigate multi-species response to novel coronavirus

New research initiative to investigate multi-species response to novel coronavirus

Murdoch Children's Research Institute to roll-out clinical trial of BCG vaccine against COVID-19

Murdoch Children's Research Institute to roll-out clinical trial of BCG vaccine against COVID-19