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Fear and anxiety may not be as separate as we have come to believe

Fear and anxiety may not be as separate as we have come to believe

The Scientist | 
[It’s commonly believed that] fear is a more basal response to an immediate threat thought to be controlled by the ...
zika virus aedes mosquito

Bacteria-infected mosquitoes cut dengue cases by 77 percent, study shows

The Scientist | 
Researchers have infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes—the species responsible for passing on many diseases—with bacteria called Wolbachia with the intent of ...
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Common vaccines appear to reduce risk of Alzheimer’s and cognitive decline

The Scientist | 
[Two studies] have demonstrated that flu and pneumococcal vaccines are linked with a lower risk of Alzheimer’s disease. In both ...
super potent covid neutralizing antibodies isolated and successfully tested in animals

COVID-19 recoverers appear to rapidly lose antibodies, leaving them vulnerable to reinfection within months

The Scientist | 
Infections caused by coronavirus cousins such as SARS and MERS result in antibodies that remain in the body for nearly ...
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