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Patients of surgeons with unprofessional behavior more likely to suffer complications

Patients of surgeons with higher numbers of reports from co-workers about unprofessional behavior are significantly more likely to experience complications during or after their operations, ...

4 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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Sex Toy Maker Dame Sues MTA Over Sexist Ad Policies

Dame is suing the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority for refusing to display ads promoting its female-focused sex toys. A lawsuit, filed Tuesday, points to the MTA’s bevy of male-centric ...

10 hours ago from Geek.com

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Norovirus close-ups might help fight stomach flu

Detailed views of a common stomach virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea could aid vaccine and disinfectant development.

Mon 17 Jun 19 from ScienceNews

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How hepatitis B and delta viruses establish infection of liver cells

Princeton University researchers have developed a new, scalable cell culture system that allows for detailed investigation of how host cells respond to infection with hepatitis B (HBV) and delta ...

Tue 18 Jun 19 from Medical Xpress

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Molecular switch for 'exhaustion mode' of immune cells discovered

Tumors and certain viral infections pose a challenge to the human body which the immune system typically fails to handle. In these diseases it switches to a hypofunctional state that prevents ...

Tue 18 Jun 19 from Medical Xpress

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Researchers find genetic cause for fatal response to Hepatitis A

Researchers have identified a genetic mutation that caused an 11-year-old girl to suffer a fatal reaction to infection with the Hepatitis A virus (HAV). The study, which will be published June ...

Tue 18 Jun 19 from Medical Xpress

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Researchers learn dangerous brain parasite 'orders in' for dinner

Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine have discovered how a dangerous parasite maintains a steady supply of nutrients while replicating inside of its host cell: it calls for delivery.

1 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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The dynamics of workplace sexual harassment in the US

A new Gender, Work & Organization analysis of U.S. data from 1997-2016 provides new insights into workplace sexual harassment.

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Big changes needed to fight harassment, group tells US biomedical agency

Nature, Published online: 14 June 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-01886-0Advisory panel says US National Institutes of Health should treat sexual harassment more seriously and ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Nature News

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Distinguishing helpful and harmful gut immune cells offers new view on inflammatory diseases

A type of immune cell that contributes to inflammatory bowel disease exists in two forms, 'good' and 'bad'. A new Crick-led study in Immunity has characterised these distinct populations, which ...

6 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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