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Antimicrobial agents incorporated into edible films applied to foods to seal in flavour, freshness and colour can improve the microbiological safety of meats, according to new research.
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Scientists have developed therapeutics from a new generation of tobacco plant that fights West Nile virus and other pathogens.
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Researchers have utilized high-resolution electron microscopy to look at HIV infection within the actual tissue of an infected organism, providing perhaps the most detailed characterization yet of HIV infection in the gut.
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Researchers have discovered a key difference in the biological mechanisms by which the immune system responds to viral and bacterial pathogens.
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Two neurology researchers have come up with a theory that may help unify scientists` thinking about several neurodegenerative diseases and suggest therapeutic strategies to combat them.
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Researchers have been able to learn the precise structure of the mosquito-transmitted chikungunya virus pathogen while it is bound to antibodies, showing how the infection is likely neutralized.
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A new filtering technology has shown promise in protecting lungs from allergens, viruses and ultrafine particles in the air, according to a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher.
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Scientists have identified the region on dengue virus that is neutralized in people who overcome infection with the deadly pathogen.