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Researchers, HIV sanctuaries disinclined...

Over 70% of the world's 40 million people living with HIV/AIDS are in Africa.

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West Nile virus 'can kill years after infection'...

"For several years, we had followed smaller groups of patients and felt that many had died prematurely."

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GSK earmarks sh66b for disease research

The initiative is geared towards developing prevention and treatment routines for NCDs and other diseases.

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Zebrafish offers hope for spinal cord repair...

"This is one of nature's most remarkable feats of regeneration."

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Lab-grown stem cells 'regenerate monkey hearts'...

Adult heart stem cells have already been experimentally used in heart attack victims.

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Trial drug shows 'impressive' Alzheimer's...

The drug, aducanumab, is only the latest antibody to show promise in an early, Phase I drug trial.

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Dogs, like humans, distinguish words and...

Dogs, like humans, use the brain's left hemisphere to interpret words.

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Tapeworm drug 'stops Zika from replicating'...

Transmitted mainly by mosquitos but also through sexual transmission, Zika can cause crippling birth defects.

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'Mosquitoes can spread Zika to their eggs'...

"Spraying affects adults, but it does not usually kill the immature forms -- the eggs and larvae."

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Being overweight linked to 8 more cancers...

"The burden of cancer due to being overweight or obese is more extensive than what has been assumed."


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A rocky beginning for the NRM government...

New Vision TV brings you the analysis on the first budget by NRM government and the rocky start it hard to deliver on the promises the leadership had made during the swearing-in ceremony in 1986.