A new software algorithm decides which patients are most likely to become infected with the virus. But this is not like other risk calculators, some experts say

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Virtually all top medical journals require authors to disclose potential conflicts of interest, but few—just 12%—apply that same medicine to their own editors by publicly disclosing editors’ financial ties to industry, a study has found

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They are our apex predator, the deadliest hunters of human beings on the planet

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In 1698, five ships set sail from Scotland, carrying a cargo of fine trade goods, including wigs, woollen socks and blankets, mother-of-pearl combs, Bibles, and twenty-five thousand pairs of leather shoes

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Victoria Gray is waiting patiently in a hospital room at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville

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Dr. Julie Rickard thought her visit to Wisconsin over the Christmas holiday would bring a break from her day job working in suicide prevention in Wenatchee, Wash.

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The research could eventually lead to new sources of organs for transplant, but ethical and technical hurdles need to be overcome

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Following the resignation of the country’s health minister, the president will take over the response and deploy a new vaccine

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