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We’re inching closer to a new vaccine for Lyme disease. But will the public accept it?

STAT | 
As the threat of Lyme disease grows and fears surrounding it spread faster than the ticks that carry the infection, ...
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Spinal cord tumor illustrates long-term risks of controversial stem cell therapies

STAT | 
Stem cell therapies have the potential to treat many conditions, but so far there’s little proof that they do. Even ...
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Is one genetic mutation responsible for human endurance?

PBS | 
Studies suggest that a mutation caused humans to lose function of the CMAH gene two to three million years ago—around ...
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