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05/03/18

How a light touch can spur severe itching

04/30/18

Bacteria’s appetite may be key to cleaning up antibiotic contamination

04/26/18

Rates of autism continue to rise, new data indicate

04/24/18

Experimental arthritis drug prevents stem cell transplant complication

04/19/18

Defect in debilitating neurodegenerative disease reversed in mouse nerves

04/18/18

Psoriasis treated with compound derived from immune cells

04/18/18

Brain scans may help diagnose neurological, psychiatric disorders

04/17/18

Text messaging tool may help fight opioid epidemic

04/17/18

New clues point to relief for chronic itching

04/12/18

How highly contagious norovirus infection gets its start

04/09/18

ALS, rare dementia share genetic link

04/05/18

Major milestone reached in effort to ID cancers’ genetic roots

04/05/18

Macular degeneration linked to aging immune cells

04/03/18

For women with kidney cancer, belly fat matters

03/29/18

CRISPR enhances gene therapy to fight inherited diseases

03/29/18

Slow, steady waves keep brain humming

03/27/18

Drug compound shows promise against rheumatoid arthritis

03/27/18

Antibiotic use increases risk of severe viral disease in mice

03/26/18

Antibody removes Alzheimer’s plaques, in mice

03/21/18

Link between 2 key Alzheimer’s proteins explained

03/19/18

Infectious diseases docs may be lifesaving for patients with antibiotic-resistant infections

03/15/18

Higher doses of radiation don’t improve survival in prostate cancer

03/08/18

Gut microbes influence severity of intestinal parasitic infections

03/08/18

No progress seen in reducing antibiotics among outpatients

03/08/18

New way to fight sepsis: Rev up patients’ immune systems

03/07/18

Decoy molecules target E. coli to treat UTI in mice

03/05/18

CRISPR enhances cancer immunotherapy

03/02/18

$6.8 million to fund research into Cantu syndrome, cardiovascular disease

02/26/18

$5 million aids development of artificial red blood cells

02/21/18

Similarities found in cancer initiation in kidney, liver, stomach, pancreas