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AIDS Activists Stage April Fools' Day Demonstration at Gov.'s NYC Office NEW YORK, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ACT UP New York will be holding a protest and press conference on
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At least 2,000 Snow Geese have fallen dead from the sky, according to wildlife managers from the Idaho Department of Fish & Game (IDFG). Over the past weekend, staff from the IDFG, along with and volunteers, have been picking up the bodies of the geese which had been on their long migration back north from their winter quarters in south western United States and Mexico to their nesting grounds in Northern Alaska.
BEIJING, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd.(NASDAQ:SVA), a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, today announced that the Company will participate in the
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JOHANNESBURG, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vital Voices Global Partnership and Bank of America today launched a weeklong initiative in Johannesburg, South Africa, connecting women leaders from sub-Saharan
Amid intense coverage of the Ebola crisis, thousands worldwide die from the common flu.
Killing more than one third of the European population in the mid-14th century, the bubonic plague has long been blamed on rats that allegedly snuck onto sailing ships and transported disease-ridden fleas all over the continent. But, now, a new study currently appearing in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reveals that giant gerbils from Asia were more likely the rodents responsible for spreading the Black Death.
NEW YORK, Feb.
A team of archaeologists and other researchers hope that an ancient graveyard in Italy can yield clues about the deadly bacterium that causes cholera.
Vibrio cholerae is a gram negative comma-shaped bacterium with a polar flagellum that causes cholera in humans. V. cholerae belongs to the gamma subdivision of the Proteobacteria. Classical and El Tor are the two types of V. Cholerae identified by hemaggluttination testing. El Tor is found throughout the world, while the classical biotype is found only in Bangladesh. It was first isolated as the cause of cholera by Italian anatomist Filippo Pacini in 1854; however, this discovery was not...
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