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Vaccine Aims at Fly Host of Disease Parasite

An experimental leishmaniasis vaccine relies on eliciting an immune response to a protein from the saliva of the sand fly that carries the leishmania parasite, rather than on anything from the parasite itself. Cynthia Graber reports  

June 3, 2015 — Cynthia Graber

How to Stop Dengue [Video]

Infecting mosquitoes with a common bacterium might be the best tool available for fighting “breakbone fever”

May 22, 2015 — Dina Fine Maron

Where Is Avian Flu Hiding?

Three strains of the virus are decimating poultry farms across the country, but how they’re being transmitted remains unclear

May 18, 2015 — Dina Fine Maron

Why Do Facts Fail?

Why Do Facts Fail?

Deconstructing Denial