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Latest Stephen C. Harrison Stories

2011-08-08 19:41:05

Some vaccines are once-in-a-lifetime; others need a booster shot or two to maintain their potency.

2011-08-08 14:00:00

Study reveals features of influenza virus and our response to it that could reduce the need for annual vaccinations BOSTON, Aug.

2010-03-08 14:06:00

New World hemorrhagic fevers are emerging infectious diseases found in South America that can cause terrible, Ebola-like symptoms. Current treatments are expensive and only partially effective.

2009-06-11 13:33:05

Howard Hughes Medical Institute researchers are reporting the first detailed molecular snapshots of a deadly gastrointestinal virus as it is caught in the grasp of an immune system molecule with the capacity to destroy it.


Word of the Day
definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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