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How cows are boosting the search for an HIV vaccine

How cows are boosting the search for an HIV vaccine

After studying their structure, scientists came to the conclusion that some of these antibodies connected with HIV perform as efficiently as human bnAbs do. A fifth of the strains were neutralised w...

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Discovery of mosquito linked to Zika Virus no cause for concern

Discovery of mosquito linked to Zika Virus no cause for concern

They've particularly been a problem in Fresno County. "Matings between Wolbachia-infected males and uninfected females results in embryo lethality or low hatch rates". Verily officials anticipate that...

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OSU researchers link dogs being happy with humans to their genes

OSU researchers link dogs being happy with humans to their genes

Already, vonHoldt is working on the next step for this research: investigating how (and if) these genetic mutations lead to behavioral changes in dogs. "It was once thought that during domestication d...

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Baroness Hale appointed as first female president of Supreme Court

Baroness Hale appointed as first female president of Supreme Court

Lady Hale made history on Friday by becoming the third president of the UK's Supreme Court since its inception in 2009, and the first woman in the position. Hale's career began in academia when she...

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Police register FIR against army in Kashmir

Police register FIR against army in Kashmir

J&K police have registered a case against the counter-insurgency 53 Rashtriya Rifles unit in connection with the killing, police sources said. Locals said that no clashes were ongoing when Tanveer, ...

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Judge: Charlie Gard's parents can't take him to America

Judge: Charlie Gard's parents can't take him to America

Charlie's father, Chris Gard, yelled "Evil!" at Gollop as his mother, Connie Yates, began to cry. The judge told Charlie's parents he will not re-run the case but will consider any "new material". Cha...

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Indian Railways is serving food unfit for human consumption, says CAG report

Indian Railways is serving food unfit for human consumption, says CAG report

The report said this was largely caused by the constant changes in the government's catering policy, which often means that the responsibility for train food keeps shifting from the railways to IRCTC ...

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Jamaica scores early, holds off Canada 2-1 in Gold Cup

Jamaica scores early, holds off Canada 2-1 in Gold Cup

It's a rematch of the championship game of the last Gold Cup, a 3-1 Mexico victory in 2015. Mexico managed to coast through a pair of matches against minnows, with easy wins over El Salvador and C...

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Artificial Sweeteners Don't Seem to Help Weight Loss

Artificial Sweeteners Don't Seem to Help Weight Loss

London- Artificial sweeteners or sugar alternatives added to dozens of food and medical products, from cough syrups sold without a medical prescription, to sugar-free diet cokes, may cause weight ...

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Boy trips and finds million-year-old fossil in New Mexico desert

Boy trips and finds million-year-old fossil in New Mexico desert

Sparks' parents contacted biologist Peter Houde, a professor at New Mexico State University , after hearing he had discovered a similar fossil in a quarry south of campus, the university said . "I...

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Donald Trump Thinks Health Insurance Costs $12 Per Year When You're 21

Donald Trump Thinks Health Insurance Costs $12 Per Year When You're 21

Because politically, you can't give it away. The effort, which involves a multi-pronged social media push as well as video testimonials designed at damaging public opinion of President Obama's hea...

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Scientists reverse brain damage in a two-year-old girl after drowning

Scientists reverse brain damage in a two-year-old girl after drowning

Encouraged by her progress, doctors started Eden on hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). Specialists say they were able to reverse the brain damage, despite the girl showing deep grey matter inju...

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Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient

Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient

Bestherbs Coffee LLC is voluntarily recalling its coffee after an FDA laboratory analysis confirmed the presence of desmethyl carbodenafil, which is "structurally similar to sildenafil, the active i...

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AIDS death figures dropped by 'almost half' in 11 years

AIDS death figures dropped by 'almost half' in 11 years

The World Health Organization (WHO) reports a survey of 11 countries finds evidence that HIV drug resistance is growing, posing a potential threat to the prevention and treatment of AIDS. However, U...

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More West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes found in Salt Lake County

More West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes found in Salt Lake County

The infected mosquitoes are from a species that bites birds and mammals, although there have been no confirmed human cases, officials said. One in five people who contract West Nile develop symptoms...

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Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases

Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chair of the Royal College of Global Positioning System, said: "This research makes a compelling case for doing what we can throughout our lives to prevent or del...

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USA nod for Gilead's pan-genotypic hep C pill

Vosevi is a fixed-dose, combination tablet containing two previously approved drugs - sofosbuvir and velpatasvir - and new drug voxilaprevir. The remaining clinical need to treat HCV patients i...

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BBCI: Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'

BBCI: Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'

At 11:35 p.m., the dispatcher told her police were on the way. Soon after the police squad auto containing Officer Noor and his partner Officer Matthew Harrity, who both had less than two years' e...

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Manpreet Kaur fails in dope test - check updates

Manpreet Kaur fails in dope test - check updates

Manpreet Kaur has been tested positive for a banned stimulant dimethyl butylamine which may lead her out of the upcoming World Championships. The national record holder failed an in-competition test...

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Shraddha Kapoor looks gorgeous at trailer launch of Haseena Parkar, see pics

Shraddha Kapoor looks gorgeous at trailer launch of Haseena Parkar, see pics

The film is based on Dawood Ibrahim's sister Haseena Parkar's life. She was doing "Force 2" at that time and John was injured. She said, "She was such a strong woman and I was really fascinated by h...

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Airlines Revoke Ban On Telgu Desam Party MP Diwakar Reddy

Airlines Revoke Ban On Telgu Desam Party MP Diwakar Reddy

The former minister was earlier banned by all major domestic airlines for his unruly behavior after he reportedly broke office equipment and abused IndiGo staff at Visakhapatnam airport on June 15. ...

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Actress Sanjjanaa's Deleted Nude Scenes From Dandupalya 2 Allegedly Pop Up Online

Actress Sanjjanaa's Deleted Nude Scenes From Dandupalya 2 Allegedly Pop Up Online

According to a report in bollywoodlife.com, the clip was to feature in the film but had to be dropped after the regional censor board objected to it. The movie Dandupalya 2 has been in the news fo...

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B.C. spends $90 million fighting wildfires

B.C. spends $90 million fighting wildfires

Richmond is anxious about exceeding the capacity of the center and urges all residents who have to leave their homes to call the Red Cross. An estimated 45,806 people had been evacuated province-wid...

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Another dip in builder confidence

Another dip in builder confidence

Of the three components that inform the main index, all three saw drops in July. The trade group says rising materials prices, including lumber, are eating into builders' confidence levels. Componen...

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The Open Championship: 5 American sleepers in the Royal Birkdale field

The Open Championship: 5 American sleepers in the Royal Birkdale field

Open, where he was the defending champion . "Tom Weiskopf is the one that said that first". You have to have a lot of things go right at the right times. "It's taken me a long time to get everythin...

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BMO Capital Downgrades Rating On Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG)

BMO Capital Downgrades Rating On Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG)

Capricor Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CAPR) has declined 72.31% since July 19, 2016 and is downtrending. "We are aware of a small number of reported illnesses isolated to a single restaurant in Sterli...

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Aaron Carter breaks down talking about eating disorder, mean comments

Aaron Carter breaks down talking about eating disorder, mean comments

WATCH: Aaron Carter Fires Back at Drug Use Accusations & "Male Body Shaming" After Arrest: 'It's Not Funny!' . The statement is quite curious considering that after the arrest Nick took to social...

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USA housing starts rise more than expected in June

USA housing starts rise more than expected in June

Single-family housing starts grew to a rate of 849,000, a 6.3 percent month-over-month increase from May's 799,000. This is 8.3% above the revised May estimate of 1,122,000 and is 2.1% above the June ...

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United States detects another case of atypical BSE

United States detects another case of atypical BSE

The rest were atypical BSE. Although the words "mad cow" may strike fear deep into the center of your beef-loving stomach, there's no need to freak out over a recent report of a single cow in Al...

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At Least 20 Civilians Dead in Yemen Airstrike

At Least 20 Civilians Dead in Yemen Airstrike

The officials said the toll is expected to rise, with several women and children in critical condition. The statement said the civilians had fled fighting in the nearby Mokha district, on the Red Se...

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