Archive: 07/9/2009

Swine flu summit: Gov't checks on state readiness

(AP) -- The Obama administration put the states on notice Thursday: Swine flu vaccinations are likely to be ready this fall with the looming threat of the disease's resurgence, so figure out now how to deliver them.

dateJul 09, 2009 in Health
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Scientific achievements less prominent than a decade ago

A new report by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press finds that overwhelming majorities of Americans believe that science has had a positive effect on society and that science has made life easier for most people. ...

dateJul 09, 2009 in Other
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One secret to how TB sticks with you

Mycobacterium tuberculosis is arguably the world's most successful infectious agent because it knows how to avoid elimination by slowing its own growth to a crawl. Now, a report in the July 10 issue of the journal Cell, ...

dateJul 09, 2009 in Cell & Microbiology
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