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Who needs a COVID vaccine booster shot, and when?

Who needs a COVID vaccine booster shot, and when?

Smithsonian | 
On August 12, the FDA announced that third doses of Pfizer and Moderna’s vaccines would be made available for patients ...
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Infographic: Which 3D printed organs are closest to being transplantable?

The Scientist | 
No one has printed fully functional, transplantable human organs just yet, but scientists are getting closer, making pieces of tissue ...
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Searching for answers in the genome of China’s mysterious coronavirus

The Scientist | 
As public health officials respond in real-time to the unfolding of the outbreak, so too are scientists. Just one month ...
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ISIS leader al-Baghdadi’s remains may have been identified with new rapid DNA testing technology

The Scientist | 
On Sunday (October 27), President Donald Trump announced that US Special Operations forces had cornered Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the current ...
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Fighting cancer by stimulating the immune system with injections directly into the tumor

The Scientist | 
This past April, Mount Sinai oncologist Joshua Brody and his team announced a clinical trial that delivers immune modulators directly ...
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Drug that reverses diabetes and obesity in mice may strengthen brittle bones

Science | 
A drug that can reverse diabetes and obesity in mice may have an unexpected benefit: strengthening bones. Experiments with a ...
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