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Sexual harassment is pervasive in US physics programmes

Sexual harassment is pervasive in US physics programmesSexual harassment is pervasive in US physics programmes, Published online: 22 April 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-01303-6Survey ...

Mon 22 Apr 19 from Nature News

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Neonics hinder bees' ability to fend off deadly mites, study reveals

A University of Guelph study is the first to uncover the impact of neonicotinoid pesticides on honey bees' ability to groom and rid themselves of deadly mites.

Mon 22 Apr 19 from Phys.org

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Eating elderberries can help minimize influenza symptoms

Folk medicines and herbal products have been used for millennia to combat a whole range of ailments, at times to the chagrin of modern scientists who have struggled to explain their medicinal ...

Tue 23 Apr 19 from Medical Xpress

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Researchers describe the mechanism of a protein upon infection of the 'Fasciola hepatica'

Fasciola hepatica is a parasite that causes on average 3.2 million in losses in the agricultural sector every year worldwide. It is a two-centimeter-long worm at adult size that mainly affects ...

Tue 23 Apr 19 from Phys.org

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Measles: What you need to know about vaccines, outbreaks and staying safe

Once considered eliminated, measles is again on the rise with more cases this year already than in all of 2018.

Mon 22 Apr 19 from Medical Xpress

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Study shines light on safety of deworming programs

A new study has identified no major differences between the microbiomes of people infected with roundworm or hookworm and uninfected peers. The investigators found no evidence that curing either ...

Tue 23 Apr 19 from Medical Xpress

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Danish dogs to receive virus-inspired cancer vaccine treatment

Fifteen Danish dogs with advanced cancer are to receive a new type of therapeutic vaccine which, it is hoped, will rid them of the disease and pave the way for human testing.

Tue 23 Apr 19 from Phys.org

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Dengue mosquito is Queensland's biggest threat for spreading Zika virus

Researchers at QUT and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute have found that the dengue fever mosquito common to north and central Queensland poses the greatest danger of spreading the Zika ...

Tue 23 Apr 19 from Medical Xpress

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Bacteria harness viruses to distinguish friend from foe

Bacterial cells that normally colonize our guts can distinguish themselves from other bacterial species using what's traditionally considered their enemy—a virus. Researchers report April ...

Tue 16 Apr 19 from Phys.org

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Decline in measles vaccination is causing a preventable global resurgence of the disease

In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States, when no sustained transmission of the virus was seen in this country for more than 12 months. Today, however, the United ...

Thu 18 Apr 19 from Medical Xpress

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