New investigational drug reduces MDR-TB deaths

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Rotary commits $75 million to worldwide polio eradication

Rotary International, a global humanitarian organization, plans to commit $75 million over the course of three years to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Read More »

Synthetic biologists recreate gene from E. coli ancestor

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Malaria vaccine could be accepted as early as 2015

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Evans: Vaccines must be developed for TB

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Study identifies pathogen epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa

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Global Fund adopting new funding model

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria recently released initial details on a new funding model amid criticism that the adoption process has been rushed and not sufficiently transparent. Read More »

Miami-Dade County confirms locally acquired Dengue case

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South African professor receives international TB grant

Valerie Mizrahi, the director of the Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine at the University of Cape Town, received a Senior International Research Scholar award to study tuberculosis this week. Read More »

Malaria and dengue cases rise in New Delhi

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Kenya plans massive measles vaccination campaign

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South African TB, HIV research institute set to open

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Swine flu fair pigs appeared normal

Researchers testing pigs for influenza A viruses at Ohio county fairs found that infected animals typically appear clinically normal, demonstrating the challenges health officials faced in preventing variant influenza from spreading this summer. Read More »

New antibiotic disarms pathogens

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Australian province hit by measles epidemic

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Chloroquine making a comeback as malaria treatment

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Whooping cough cases hit pre-vaccine level in Utah

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West Nile virus suspected in Chicago firefighter's death

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Flu season stars early in Montana

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Minnesota pertussis outbreak slowing

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