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Brazil 2014: Scientists warn of dengue fever risk at World Cup

Brazil 2014: Scientists warn of dengue fever risk at World Cup

Researchers have developed an early warning system to predict the risk of dengue infections for the 553 microregions of Brazil during the football World Cup. The estimates show that the chance of a dengue outbreak is enough of a possibility to warrant a high-alert warning in the three northeastern venues (Natal, Fortaleza, and Recife) but is likely to be generally ... Read More »

US : FDA Rejects Novartis’ Serelaxin

US : FDA Rejects Novartis' Serelaxin

Novartis announced that it received a Complete Response Letter from the FDA indicating that the agency will not approve a Biologics License Application for serelaxin for the improvement of acute HF symptoms via reduction of the rate of worsening of HF. Read More »

CDC Recommends Pill Against HIV, Report

CDC Recommends Pill Against HIV, Report

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday announced new clinical guidelines that recommend anyone who is at an elevated risk for contracting HIV use the drug Truvada as a preventive measure to help protect themselves from being infected with the virus, which can cause AIDS. The federal health agency recommended the use of Truvada,, an antiretroviral medication that is ... Read More »

Man Claims His Father Is The Zodiac Killer

Man Claims His Father Is The Zodiac Killer

CNN reports that a man from Louisiana claims the famous Zodiac Killer as his father. Gary L. Stewart, the author of a newly published book “The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Searching for My Father and Finding the Zodiac Killer” claimed that during his research he has find a similar resemblance between the two. Read More »

A blood test to predict premature delivery, Study

A blood test to predict premature delivery

A new research shows that blood tests during pregnancy can identify the risk of preterm births. In order to develop the test, researchers used microarrays to study various whole blood gene expression linked to spontaneous premature birth within 48 hours in women with premature labor that were admitted to hospital. The team explained that it is an important time frame ... Read More »