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The Scientist
Becoming Acculturatedmicrograph shows the intracellular pathogen Coxiella burnetii (green) growing w
Becoming Acculturated
The Scientist / Posted 2 hours ago
micrograph shows the intracellular pathogen Coxiella burnetii (green) growing within a primate kidney cell (orange). NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ALLERGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASEBut that still wasn’t sufficient to achieve cell division. So the team... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Zika Birth Defects May Be 'Tip of the Iceberg': Experts2,844 cases of Zika in pregnant women FULL INTERVIEW: Dr. Anthony Fauci, noted
Zika Birth Defects May Be 'Tip of the Iceberg': Experts
NBC Connecticut / Posted 9 hours ago
2,844 cases of Zika in pregnant women FULL INTERVIEW: Dr. Anthony Fauci, noted virus researcher and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, sat down with News4's Doreen Gentzler to discuss the worldwide fight... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Zika Birth Defects May Be 'Tip of the Iceberg': Experts2,844 cases of Zika in pregnant women FULL INTERVIEW: Dr. Anthony Fauci, noted
Zika Birth Defects May Be 'Tip of the Iceberg': Experts
NBC Chicago / Posted 10 hours ago
2,844 cases of Zika in pregnant women FULL INTERVIEW: Dr. Anthony Fauci, noted virus researcher and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, sat down with News4's Doreen Gentzler to discuss the worldwide fight... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Small doses of cancer drug may be potential treatment for sepsis and other pandemicscondition that kills as many as 500,000 people in the United States each year.
Small doses of cancer drug may be potential treatment for sepsis and other pandemics
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
condition that kills as many as 500,000 people in the United States each year. The research, supported in part by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), appears in... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
First Commerical Zika Virus Test Approved by FDAcommercial Zika test. “This will now make it easier for tests to be widely ava
First Commerical Zika Virus Test Approved by FDA
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
commercial Zika test. “This will now make it easier for tests to be widely available,” says Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. “Physicians need to know if their patients are infected with... Read more
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The Scientist
Antibodies Prevent HIV Infection in Monkeysantibodies can protect the animals against subsequent high-dose challenges with
Antibodies Prevent HIV Infection in Monkeys
The Scientist / Posted 3 days ago
antibodies can protect the animals against subsequent high-dose challenges with HIV or related viruses. Scientists from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and their colleagues have now shown that such protection may... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
30 US states at risk as Zika virus spreads through Puerto Rico, feds warnpromising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until Septem
30 US states at risk as Zika virus spreads through Puerto Rico, feds warn
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
promising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until September, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Earlier this year, the CDC listed several countries in Central and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Single bNAb infusion can protect monkeys from HIV-like virus infectionan HIV-like virus for up to 23 weeks, researchers have found. The study, publis
Single bNAb infusion can protect monkeys from HIV-like virus infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
an HIV-like virus for up to 23 weeks, researchers have found. The study, published in Nature, was led by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, and The Rockefeller... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Zika virus is spreading in Puerto Rico -- and risk is rising for USpromising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until Septem
Zika virus is spreading in Puerto Rico -- and risk is rising for US
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
promising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until September, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Earlier this year, the CDC listed several countries in Central and... Read more
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Newsmax
Vaccine Protects Monkeys Against HIV-Like Infectionantibody protected monkeys from an HIV-like infection for up to six months, sci
Vaccine Protects Monkeys Against HIV-Like Infection
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
antibody protected monkeys from an HIV-like infection for up to six months, scientists report. Researchers from the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) found that each of four HIV antibodies helped protect macaque... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Sex is spreading Zika virus in Puerto Rico -- and risk is rising for USpromising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until Septem
Sex is spreading Zika virus in Puerto Rico -- and risk is rising for US
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
promising won’t be available for a first phase of a clinical trial until September, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Earlier this year, the CDC listed several countries in Central and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Putting antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the immune system under 'surveillance'monitoring, neural networks and active learning techniques during the five-year
Putting antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the immune system under 'surveillance'
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
monitoring, neural networks and active learning techniques during the five-year study, which has been funded by the NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The grant brings together evolutionary biologists, infectious disease... Read more
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Engadget
HIV antibodies guarded monkeys from the disease for six monthsantibodies can prevent infection, prevent disease and might be a viable alterna
HIV antibodies guarded monkeys from the disease for six months
Engadget / Posted 4 days ago
antibodies can prevent infection, prevent disease and might be a viable alternative for a vaccine against HIV," the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases' Malcolm Martin tells The Verge. Beyond that the methods used in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Single antibody infusions found promising against HIV - newkerala.com #55570protect people at high risk for HIV transmission. The study, published in the
Single antibody infusions found promising against HIV - newkerala.com #55570
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
protect people at high risk for HIV transmission. The study, published in the journal Nature, was led by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the US National Institutes of Health, and The... Read more
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The Verge
A single injection of antibodies protected monkeys from HIV for nearly six monthsfor a vaccine against HIV," says Malcolm Martin, the director of the Viral Path
A single injection of antibodies protected monkeys from HIV for nearly six months
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
for a vaccine against HIV," says Malcolm Martin, the director of the Viral Pathogenesis and Vaccine Section​ at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, who co-authored the study. "That’s a new finding." The study is not... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Mumps outbreak at Harvard lands students in isolationand more recently at the former Swiss Serum and Vaccine Institute in Bern, says
Mumps outbreak at Harvard lands students in isolation
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and more recently at the former Swiss Serum and Vaccine Institute in Bern, says Peter Jahrling, a virologist at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in Frederick, Maryland. Photo: President Barack Obama awards the Medal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hepatitis C linked to increased risk of head, neck cancers, study suggestsof not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health,” said Dr.
Hepatitis C linked to increased risk of head, neck cancers, study suggests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
of not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health,” said Dr. Thomas Quinn of Hopkins and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. “Because hepatitis C virus can be cured, why not increase screening... Read more
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Philly.com
Business People on the Move: New department chair at Einstein Healthcare NetworkJacobson's clinical research has been funded by the NIH, most notably as princi
Business People on the Move: New department chair at Einstein Healthcare Network
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Jacobson's clinical research has been funded by the NIH, most notably as principal investigator and co-investigator on many National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) award-funded... Read more
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The Financial Express
Blocking a molecule may help better treat asthmaT cell biology, but also provided a potentially effective and novel strategy to
Blocking a molecule may help better treat asthma
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
T cell biology, but also provided a potentially effective and novel strategy to treat asthma,” said Dr Jeff Zhu, from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The study was published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical... Read more
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New Kerala
Blocking a molecule can better treat asthma - newkerala.com #53627significantly enhanced our basic knowledge on T cell biology, but also provided
Blocking a molecule can better treat asthma - newkerala.com #53627
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
significantly enhanced our basic knowledge on T cell biology, but also provided a potentially effective and novel strategy to treat asthma," said one of the researchers Jeff Zhu from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases... Read more
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FOX News
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancersof not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health," said Dr.
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancers
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
of not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health," said Dr. Thomas Quinn of Hopkins and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. "Because hepatitis C virus can be cured, why not increase screening... Read more
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Business Wire
hVIVO Announces a Joint Venture Investment with the SEEK Group to Develop Vaccines against Flu and Zika Infectionsand Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the United
hVIVO Announces a Joint Venture Investment with the SEEK Group to Develop Vaccines against Flu and Zika Infections
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the United States. Imutex will collaborate with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to accelerate development of both vaccines this year. Depending... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancersof not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health,” said Dr.
Hepatitis C linked to higher risk of head and neck cancers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
of not knowing your infection status can directly affect your health,” said Dr. Thomas Quinn of Hopkins and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. “Because hepatitis C virus can be cured, why not increase screening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Researchers to Establish Presence of Zika Virusfor the virus, transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Scientists from the
Researchers to Establish Presence of Zika Virus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
for the virus, transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Scientists from the US government's research programme at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) recently said that a Zika vaccine could be ready for human... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Zika virus gets scarierheavily on Congress when it decides whether to allocate $1.9 billion in emergen
Zika virus gets scarier
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
heavily on Congress when it decides whether to allocate $1.9 billion in emergency funding, as requested by the CDC and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Lawmakers balked when President Barack Obama first asked for the money... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
More funding needed in fight against Zika virus (Los Angeles Timesheavily on Congress when it decides whether to allocate $1.9 billion in emergen
More funding needed in fight against Zika virus (Los Angeles Times
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
heavily on Congress when it decides whether to allocate $1.9 billion in emergency funding, as requested by the CDC and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Lawmakers balked when President Barack Obama first asked for the money... Read more
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Daily Mail
Researchers crack the secret of how Zika spreads through sexof the flavivirus family - including dengue, Yellow Fever and West Nile, accord
Researchers crack the secret of how Zika spreads through sex
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
of the flavivirus family - including dengue, Yellow Fever and West Nile, according to Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Scientists have revealed a molecular map of the Zika virus, which... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Blocking IL-1 signalling molecule could alleviate asthma symptomsCollins. This research project was directed by the late William E Paul, Chief
Blocking IL-1 signalling molecule could alleviate asthma symptoms
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
Collins. This research project was directed by the late William E Paul, Chief of the Laboratory of Immunology at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Dr Jeff Zhu, Chief of the Molecular and Cellular Immunoregulation... Read more
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USA Today
New gene therapy could help 'Bubble Boy' patientsstudy involved five males aged 7 to 23 years. They all suffered from chronic vi
New gene therapy could help 'Bubble Boy' patients
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
study involved five males aged 7 to 23 years. They all suffered from chronic viral infections and were being treated at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which also helped develop the novel gene therapy. With the corrected... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Novel gene therapy can improve symptoms of Bubble Boy disease in young adultsdisorder improved following treatment with novel gene therapy developed at St.
Novel gene therapy can improve symptoms of Bubble Boy disease in young adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
disorder improved following treatment with novel gene therapy developed at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health. The results of this... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Zika has Pirates, Marlins players worried about series in Puerto Ricothe virus in other countries and returning to the United States with it, Dr. An
Zika has Pirates, Marlins players worried about series in Puerto Rico
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
the virus in other countries and returning to the United States with it, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told Fox News on Sunday that he expects the mosquitoes carrying the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Gene therapy offers hope for ‘Bubble Boy’ disease, St. Jude researchers saystudy involved five males aged 7 to 23 years. They all suffered from chronic vi
Gene therapy offers hope for ‘Bubble Boy’ disease, St. Jude researchers say
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
study involved five males aged 7 to 23 years. They all suffered from chronic viral infections and were being treated at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which also helped develop the novel gene therapy. With the corrected... Read more
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Daily Mail
Children with cruel 'bubble boy' disease develop an immune systemtheir immune system. The new gene therapy was developed at St Jude Children's
Children with cruel 'bubble boy' disease develop an immune system
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
their immune system. The new gene therapy was developed at St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, and at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). It involved replacing the faulty IL2RG gene with a... Read more
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Slate
Outbreak Is a Scary Word—but You Don’t Really Need to Panic About Zika in the U.S.attention, not the multitude of Zika sufferers who get better without complicat
Outbreak Is a Scary Word—but You Don’t Really Need to Panic About Zika in the U.S.
Slate / Posted 12 days ago
attention, not the multitude of Zika sufferers who get better without complications. Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and long one of the country’s top infectious disease experts, has... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Two Ebola vaccine candidates show promise in clinical trialtrial. Results from the study are described in the April 19th issue of the Jour
Two Ebola vaccine candidates show promise in clinical trial
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
trial. Results from the study are described in the April 19th issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has supported... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study suggests re-evaluation of long-held method to predict effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccinevirus that enables the virus to enter a human cell and initiate infection. New
New study suggests re-evaluation of long-held method to predict effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccine
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
virus that enables the virus to enter a human cell and initiate infection. New research conducted by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, found that higher... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Local Zika outbreaks in United States ‘likely’ according to U.S. officialoutbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected,
Local Zika outbreaks in United States ‘likely’ according to U.S. official
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Ebola vaccine from Johnson & Johnson proves promisingfrom studies of potential rivals, including Merck’s experimental Ebola vaccine,
Ebola vaccine from Johnson & Johnson proves promising
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
from studies of potential rivals, including Merck’s experimental Ebola vaccine, said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which helped discover J&J’s vaccine, called AdVac. The difference with... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Transplanted human islets prevent hypoglycemic events in Type 1 diabetes patientsin Diabetes Care on Monday, April 18. The research was funded by National Insti
Transplanted human islets prevent hypoglycemic events in Type 1 diabetes patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
in Diabetes Care on Monday, April 18. The research was funded by National Institute of Health (NIH) grants through the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the National Institute for Diabetes and Digestive and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
J&J Ebola Vaccine Has Promise as Wider Test Awaits Next Outbreakfrom studies of potential rivals, including Merck & Co.'s experimental Ebola va
J&J Ebola Vaccine Has Promise as Wider Test Awaits Next Outbreak
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
from studies of potential rivals, including Merck & Co.'s experimental Ebola vaccine, said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which helped discover J&J's vaccine, called AdVac. The difference with... Read more
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Medical News Today
Pancreatic cell transplantation: a breakthrough for type 1 diabetes?ongoing immunosuppressant drug use. But for now, study co-author Dr. Nancy D.
Pancreatic cell transplantation: a breakthrough for type 1 diabetes?
Medical News Today / Posted 13 days ago
ongoing immunosuppressant drug use. But for now, study co-author Dr. Nancy D. Bridges, transplantation branch chief at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease - which also helped fund the study - says their research represents the... Read more
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CNBC
Zika shouldn't stop travel in continental US: NIH[in the U.S.], mosquito control becomes again becomes a very important issue,"
Zika shouldn't stop travel in continental US: NIH
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
[in the U.S.], mosquito control becomes again becomes a very important issue," said Fauci, director of the NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. He said people in the continental U.S. should not be worried but... Read more
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FOX News
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely': US officialoutbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected,
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely': US official
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely'outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected,
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely'
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely': U.S. officialoutbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected,
Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely': U.S. official
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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TribLIVE
Local Zika outbreaks in United States likely, national health official saysto see outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people aff
Local Zika outbreaks in United States likely, national health official says
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
to see outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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FOX News
Top Obama doc Fauci to Congress on Zika funding: 'Act now'the White House and GOP-led House about funding against the deadly virus. “We
Top Obama doc Fauci to Congress on Zika funding: 'Act now'
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
the White House and GOP-led House about funding against the deadly virus. “We have to act now,” Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told “Fox News Sunday.” House Republican leaders have argued that the... Read more
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FOX News
Top Obama doc Fauci to Congress on Zika funding: 'Act now'the White House and GOP-led House about funding against the deadly virus. “We
Top Obama doc Fauci to Congress on Zika funding: 'Act now'
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
the White House and GOP-led House about funding against the deadly virus. “We have to act now,” Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told “Fox News Sunday.” House Republican leaders have argued that the... Read more
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Fortune
Local Zika Outbreaks in United States 'Likely' According to Expertsoutbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected,
Local Zika Outbreaks in United States 'Likely' According to Experts
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
outbreaks of the Zika virus, with perhaps dozens or scores of people affected, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Sunday. The United States has seen more than 350 cases of people... Read more
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