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Stories with subject: Virology
  • New drug to fight respiratory virus in infants 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 3:17 pm

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Le Bonheur Children's Hospital will begin testing what researchers consider to be a promising new medicine on babies infected with a respiratory virus that's the leading cause of the hospitalization of infants nationwide.

  • University launches study of mosquito-borne diseases 
    Updated: Nov-05-15 4:10 am

    PITTSBURGH - The University of Pittsburgh's Center for Vaccine Research is starting a $7.6 million study of rare but deadly diseases that might be used in bioterrorism.

  • Iowa State researchers discover mystery piglet tremor virus 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 3:03 pm

    AMES, Iowa - A team of veterinary researchers at Iowa State University has discovered the cause of a disease that makes baby pigs involuntary shake which has perplexed hog farmers for more than 90 years.