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By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
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Scores of cattle culled in Tibet due to foot and mouth disease outbreak

The Chinese Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) reported an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in the Tibetan village of Shigatse, which has affected dozens of cattle.   Photo credit: Lawrence Livermore National More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 19th, 2010
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The second hemorrhagic fever vaccine success story in less than a month: this time it’s Marburg

As I reported on May 24, 2010, the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) in conjunction with other agencies came up with a vaccine which produced immunity in monkeys against the Ebola More...


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