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FOX News
Brexit spells upheaval for EU and UK drug regulationLONDON – Britain's vote to leave the European Union spells regulatory uncertain
Brexit spells upheaval for EU and UK drug regulation
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
LONDON – Britain's vote to leave the European Union spells regulatory uncertainty for drug companies, with the London-based European Medicines Agency (EMA), which approves treatments for all EU countries, expected to have to relocate. The... Read more
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The Hill
House Republicans roll out new blueprint for tax reformThe proposal calls for lowering rates, moving the United States toward a consum
House Republicans roll out new blueprint for tax reform
The Hill / Posted yesterday
The proposal calls for lowering rates, moving the United States toward a consumption-based tax system and revamping the IRS. GOP lawmakers designed it to foster economic growth, make the tax code simpler and eliminate the reasons why companies would... Read more
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PhysOrg
A strategy for 'convergence' research to transform biomedicinesound futuristic, scientists are already exploring these and other promising te
A strategy for 'convergence' research to transform biomedicine
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
sound futuristic, scientists are already exploring these and other promising techniques. But the realization of these transformative advances is not guaranteed. The key to bringing them to fruition, a landmark new report argues, will be strategic... Read more
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Providence Business News
Patrick C. Barryinjury cases. He served as a member of the Rhode Island Board of Medical Licens
Patrick C. Barry
Providence Business News / Posted 4 days ago
injury cases. He served as a member of the Rhode Island Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline, the licensing board for all physicians in the state, from 2005 to 2013. He is also a past president of the Rhode Island Association for Justice,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Decentralised Health Systems Will Improve Serviceswas a terrible one-way relationship where one party, the coloniser, constantly
Decentralised Health Systems Will Improve Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
was a terrible one-way relationship where one party, the coloniser, constantly dug resources - whether it is workforce or raw material-without instilling any sustainable profit towards the opposite party, Africa. One marked heritage from... Read more
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Morningstar
This Vanguard Fund Is Conservatism at Its BestVanguard Wellesley’s outperformance over the past year through May 2016 epitomi
This Vanguard Fund Is Conservatism at Its Best
Morningstar / Posted 5 days ago
Vanguard Wellesley’s outperformance over the past year through May 2016 epitomizes why it receives a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold. In a rough market, the fund's 4.9% gain edged past its customized benchmark (weighted 65% in the Barclays U.S.... Read more
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MedCity News
GAO reports critical of FDA's drug approval process add support to regulatory reform argumentThe Government Accountability Office has issued two reports critical of the U.S
GAO reports critical of FDA's drug approval process add support to regulatory reform argument
MedCity News / Posted 8 days ago
The Government Accountability Office has issued two reports critical of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approach to approving drugs and devices. One report, titled “FDA Needs More Strategic Planning to Guide Its Scientific Initiatives,” said... Read more
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The Hindu
Sanjay Valvani, Indian-American hedge fund manager, charged with insider tradingSanjay Valvani is the latest PIO to face insider trading charges after former M
Sanjay Valvani, Indian-American hedge fund manager, charged with insider trading
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Sanjay Valvani is the latest PIO to face insider trading charges after former McKinsey CEO Rajat Gupta, who was convicted in 2012. A hedge fund manager of Indian origin was charged on Wednesday with trading on confidential tips about drug approvals,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nasa reveals $500,000 prize for growing human organs in spaceCould Nasa one day clone a man on Mars? Space agency reveals $500,000 prize for
Nasa reveals $500,000 prize for growing human organs in space
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Could Nasa one day clone a man on Mars? Space agency reveals $500,000 prize for teams who can grow replacement tissues in space for injured astronauts Prize is designed to make it easier to treat injuries on other planets Nasa has revealed a... Read more
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The Hill
Dems to offer gun measures on mental health billmeasure comes from Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-Calif.), who plans to offer an amendme
Dems to offer gun measures on mental health bill
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
measure comes from Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-Calif.), who plans to offer an amendment lifting a ban on federal gun violence research, a longtime goal of Democrats, his office said. Read more here. http://bit.ly/1ZP3lzk Meanwhile, doctors declare... Read more
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Morningstar
Navigating Today’s Challenging Bond EnvironmentFederal Reserve when it wraps up its meeting Wednesday. All expect rates to rem
Navigating Today’s Challenging Bond Environment
Morningstar / Posted 10 days ago
Federal Reserve when it wraps up its meeting Wednesday. All expect rates to remain unchanged. Eichstaedt noted that the U.S. economy is doing all right, it's hard to argue with the employment rate, and inflation remains in check. Rieder agreed,... Read more
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Fortune
Inside the Talks That Ended the Verizon StrikePerez and his staff had been following the uneven negotiations between Verizon
Inside the Talks That Ended the Verizon Strike
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
Perez and his staff had been following the uneven negotiations between Verizon Communications and its two large unions for almost a year when some 40,000 workers, mostly installers, electricians, and call center workers, walked out on strike in... Read more
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examiner.com
NASA challenges scientists to grow human tissue for use in deep space missionsNASA has joined forced with the nonprofit Methuselah Foundation’s New Organ All
NASA challenges scientists to grow human tissue for use in deep space missions
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
NASA has joined forced with the nonprofit Methuselah Foundation’s New Organ Alliance to sponsor The Vascular tissue Challenge in a quest to go where no “man” has successfully gone before, by offering a $500,000 prize to be divided among the first... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Hospitals that mess up are urged to confess Medical errors in U.S. hospitals kill tens of thousands of patients each year
Hospitals that mess up are urged to confess
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
Medical errors in U.S. hospitals kill tens of thousands of patients each year, and even more suffer injury because of mistakes by doctors or nurses. Not every case of harm is avoidable; patients may get an... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes June 12of 2017. Horton is a non-traditional student (adult learner with children) and
Business Notes June 12
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
of 2017. Horton is a non-traditional student (adult learner with children) and currently serves as the executive assistant for the Non-Traditional Student Organization at SCSU while writing for the University Chronicle during the academic... Read more
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PharmaceuticalOnline
Taking the Long Road to Continuous Manufacturingoffers the pharmaceutical industry as an improvement over the traditional batch
Taking the Long Road to Continuous Manufacturing
PharmaceuticalOnline / Posted 16 days ago
offers the pharmaceutical industry as an improvement over the traditional batch processing methods that have been practiced for decades. Continuous manufacturing is inherently more efficient than batch operations because it integrates processing... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds differences in hospitalization trends for gout and rheumatoid arthritishospitalizations primarily associated with gout have increased dramatically. Th
Study finds differences in hospitalization trends for gout and rheumatoid arthritis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
hospitalizations primarily associated with gout have increased dramatically. These results of a study described in a research letter in the June 7, 2016 issue of JAMA reflect improved management of rheumatoid arthritis patients and both an... Read more
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Business Wire
Qadium Raises $20M Series A for “Google Street View” for Internet-Connected DevicesSeries A investment led by Scott Sandell, prominent technology investor and man
Qadium Raises $20M Series A for “Google Street View” for Internet-Connected Devices
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
Series A investment led by Scott Sandell, prominent technology investor and managing partner of NEA. Qadium built a platform to index every device on the public internet, and to identify relationships between those devices at scale for corporate... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelixis and Its Partner Ipsen Announce Phase 3 Trial Results of CABOMETYX™ (Cabozantinib) Tablets Demonstrating Significant Overall Survival Benefit for Previously Treated Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma Presented at ASCOand objective response rate findings previously reported,” said Toni Choueiri,
Exelixis and Its Partner Ipsen Announce Phase 3 Trial Results of CABOMETYX™ (Cabozantinib) Tablets Demonstrating Significant Overall Survival Benefit for Previously Treated Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma Presented at ASCO
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
and objective response rate findings previously reported,” said Toni Choueiri, M.D., Clinical Director, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “With the recent FDA approval of CABOMETYX, patients in need of... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelixis and its partner Ipsen announce phase 3 trial results of CABOMETYX™ (cabozantinib) tablets demonstrating significant overall survival benefit for previously treated patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma presented at ASCOand objective response rate findings previously reported,” said Toni Choueiri,
Exelixis and its partner Ipsen announce phase 3 trial results of CABOMETYX™ (cabozantinib) tablets demonstrating significant overall survival benefit for previously treated patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma presented at ASCO
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
and objective response rate findings previously reported,” said Toni Choueiri, M.D., Clinical Director, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “With the recent FDA approval of CABOMETYX™, patients in need of... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders pressures Clinton to back drug price initiativeThe first-in-the-nation ballot measure would allow California’s health agencies
Sanders pressures Clinton to back drug price initiative
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
The first-in-the-nation ballot measure would allow California’s health agencies to negotiate directly with drug companies to lower drug costs. ADVERTISEMENT “There’s no reason – other than the greed of the prescription drug companies – to not... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes June 5Hanneken Insurance Agency welcomes Sarah Peters PINE RIVER—Hanneken Insurance
Business Notes June 5
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
Hanneken Insurance Agency welcomes Sarah Peters PINE RIVER—Hanneken Insurance Agency is pleased to announce that Sarah Peters has joined their team as communications manager. Peters is a graduate of Central Lakes College and Minnesota State... Read more
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The Mercury News
Livengood: Sustainable San Mateo County event plannedare urged to take an active mode -- walk, bike, bus, transit, or carpool -- to
Livengood: Sustainable San Mateo County event planned
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
are urged to take an active mode -- walk, bike, bus, transit, or carpool -- to the luncheon and be entered into a drawing for prizes. The San Carlos Library is very close to the San Carlos Caltrain station and SamTrans bus routes. For a carpool... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Large national effort shows promise in reducing both catheter use and UTI ratesand UTI rates have stayed high despite years of national attention on the issue
Large national effort shows promise in reducing both catheter use and UTI rates
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
and UTI rates have stayed high despite years of national attention on the issue. Now, new results from a large national effort show that it may be possible to both reduce catheter use and UTIs at the same time, saving money and suffering. The... Read more
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Senior Journal
FDA wants food industry to help reduce salt consumptionNutrition, Vitamin, Supplement News Critical issue for seniors - the eat out
FDA wants food industry to help reduce salt consumption
Senior Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Nutrition, Vitamin, Supplement News Critical issue for seniors - the eat out a lot, most in danger of heart and stroke problems June 2, 2016 – In a move of critical importance to senior... Read more
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Business Wire
ExThera Medical Closes Financing Led by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures to Support Commercialization of Innovative Technology to Remove Pathogens From Whole BloodMedical Care Ventures GmbH. The round included existing investors, and the conv
ExThera Medical Closes Financing Led by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures to Support Commercialization of Innovative Technology to Remove Pathogens From Whole Blood
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
Medical Care Ventures GmbH. The round included existing investors, and the conversion of the company’s convertible note, for a total of $15.3 million. Other terms were not disclosed. Proceeds from the financing will be used to support European... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Whānau Tahi Makes New Zealand IT HistoryTahi is a prime example of the excellent talent we see in our Microsoft partner
Whānau Tahi Makes New Zealand IT History
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Tahi is a prime example of the excellent talent we see in our Microsoft partner community to deliver innovative and transformative solutions to our mutual customers,” Gavriella Schuster, general manager, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp,... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Medical errors are the cause 250,000 U.S. deaths a year 31st May 2016 · 0 Comments By Vanessa McMainsContributing Writer (Special f
Medical errors are the cause 250,000 U.S. deaths a year
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
31st May 2016 · 0 Comments By Vanessa McMainsContributing Writer (Special from NorthStarNews Today) – Medical errors cause more than 250,000 deaths every year in the United States, enough to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agencythe home they were selling in Springfield, N.H. That threatened to cost them at
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agency
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
the home they were selling in Springfield, N.H. That threatened to cost them at least a percentage point more in interest for a mortgage in their native Connecticut, where they planned to retire. Doak, 63, said he quickly identified the source of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
National, state and local sources of help/assistance for mental illnessOrganization: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Phone: Toll-free
National, state and local sources of help/assistance for mental illness
Altoona Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
Organization: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Phone: Toll-free, 1-800-950-NAMI Organization: NAMI Information HelpLine Phone: Toll-free, 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) Notable: This line receives more than 4,000 requests each month from... Read more
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examiner.com
International media sources offer look at alarming HPV vaccine concernsWhile the U.S. media is consistently silent about any risks from cervical cance
International media sources offer look at alarming HPV vaccine concerns
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
While the U.S. media is consistently silent about any risks from cervical cancer vaccines such as Gardasil, respected media around the world continues to report on concerns about serious health risks involved in the controversial vaccines. Newspaper... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary| News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Republican candidates filed for J
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
| News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Republican candidates filed for June 7 primary Well-known names might not have the advantage Race is too complex to gauge, pollster says From top... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama’s Syrian Refugees Arriving from Areas with Dangerous Levels of Active TBof the vetting process from 18-24 months to just three months. Many of the 2,5
Obama’s Syrian Refugees Arriving from Areas with Dangerous Levels of Active TB
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
of the vetting process from 18-24 months to just three months. Many of the 2,545 Syrian refugees who have arrived in the U.S. in the first eight months of FY 2016, part of the Obama administration’s “surge” to resettle 10,000 this year, are... Read more
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Business Wire
Atlantic Healthcare Appoints New Commercial and Business Development Functions in U.S.CAMBRIDGE, England & RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atlantic Healthcare plc, a
Atlantic Healthcare Appoints New Commercial and Business Development Functions in U.S.
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, England & RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atlantic Healthcare plc, an international specialty pharma company focusing on gastrointestinal disorders, today announces it has established U.S. commercial and business development operations and... Read more
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The Hill
On data privacy, Congress and agencies are both baffledPrivacy is a hot-button issue. There is a raging war today for the personal dat
On data privacy, Congress and agencies are both baffled
The Hill / Posted a month ago
Privacy is a hot-button issue. There is a raging war today for the personal data of the average consumer, and a Maginot line has been clearly drawn by the antagonists. On one side are marketers, advertisers, and Internet and data companies, who want... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meetingdrug efficacy. Findings were presented during the 2016 Digestive Disease Week (
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
drug efficacy. Findings were presented during the 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, and were included in a total of 13 Takeda-sponsored vedolizumab or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)-focused... Read more
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MedCity News
Small cancer study reveals need for better communication for terminally ill patientsnot. —ABC News, Journal of Clinical Oncology Samsung’s biosimilar arm has subm
Small cancer study reveals need for better communication for terminally ill patients
MedCity News / Posted a month ago
not. —ABC News, Journal of Clinical Oncology Samsung’s biosimilar arm has submitted its first new drug application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for review — a biosimilar for arthritis drug Remicade — and the FDA accepted the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers developing web-based, decision-support tool for osteoarthritis patientsResearchers at UMass Medical School are developing a web-based, decision-suppor
Researchers developing web-based, decision-support tool for osteoarthritis patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
Researchers at UMass Medical School are developing a web-based, decision-support tool for osteoarthritis patients that will provide individualized, evidence-based information in real time to guide optimal knee and hip care, including joint... Read more
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ECMConnection
Quality Associates, Inc. Celebrates 30th Anniversaryand scientific support services Quality Associates, Inc. (QAI), a provider of
Quality Associates, Inc. Celebrates 30th Anniversary
ECMConnection / Posted 1 months ago
and scientific support services Quality Associates, Inc. (QAI), a provider of enterprise-class services and solutions for content management, document imaging and ECM, announces the celebration of its 30th anniversary. Founded in 1986, QAI... Read more
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AdWeek
Adweek's Power List 2016: The Top 100 Leaders in Marketing, Media and Techof global corporate titans, taking into account such criteria as company value,
Adweek's Power List 2016: The Top 100 Leaders in Marketing, Media and Tech
AdWeek / Posted 1 months ago
of global corporate titans, taking into account such criteria as company value, revenue and revenue growth, market performance, consumer reach and affinity, their standing among rivals, the number of employees overseen, key acquisitions and... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | As Congress debates visa program, Afghan and Iraqi interpreters settle in Kentuckyprovince, Noori said he took them seriously. He knew of other Afghans who were
SUNDAY EDITION | As Congress debates visa program, Afghan and Iraqi interpreters settle in Kentucky
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
province, Noori said he took them seriously. He knew of other Afghans who were murdered by the Taliban while aiding the U.S. government. He said he applied for a “special immigrant visa” in late 2012 and received it 15 months later, allowing... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016 represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge a
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 1 months ago
represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge and understanding the latest happenings with regards to the New Economy. The world is rapidly changing as transparency, big data and the ability... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes May 2224 hours a day, seven days a week through urgent care, emergency rooms and trau
Business Notes May 22
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
24 hours a day, seven days a week through urgent care, emergency rooms and trauma surgery. The life-saving team cares for more than 27,000 patients each year, treating minor injuries or illnesses to life-threatening conditions that require... Read more
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Breitbart
Health Expert Blasts CDC: Ignores Own Study, Allows Refugees Into U.S. Without Latent TB ScreeningDr. Jane Orient, executive director of the Association of American Physicians a
Health Expert Blasts CDC: Ignores Own Study, Allows Refugees Into U.S. Without Latent TB Screening
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
Dr. Jane Orient, executive director of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, is criticizing the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for allowing refugees to enter the United States without screening and treatment for latent... Read more

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