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We’ve made remarkable progress developing vaccines but treatments for COVID victims remain elusive

We’ve made remarkable progress developing vaccines but treatments for COVID victims remain elusive

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
The only fully approved COVID-19 drug, the antiviral remdesivir, has shown modest benefit, at best, in hospitalized patients. Two “monoclonal ...
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Myocarditis and potential heart damage caused by COVID may be biggest challenge to resuscitating college sports

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
A small but growing body of evidence shows that COVID-19 can damage the heart, sometimes fatally, even in a previously ...
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Oral cancer epidemic in men caused by HPV, immune system gone ‘awry’

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
[S]cientists have made headway in figuring out why HPV, the human papillomavirus, has this glaring gender bias. Men are four ...

Leukemia T-cell gene therapy shows progress, but not as effective as hoped

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Four years ago, University ...
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Seeing a fetus’ future ills

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
Philadelphia InquirerSeeing a fetus' future illsPhiladelphia InquirerConsider that the Human Genome Project, completed in 2003, took 13 years and cost ...
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Researchers report a gene-therapy success

Philadelphia Inquirer | 
For a quarter of a century, gene therapy has been stymied, largely because the patient's immune system attacks the treatment ...
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