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Study suggests some drug resistance to influenza B medications
...Influenza viruses evolve rapidly and nimbly, which compels
ongoing investigation of antiviral therapies that use alternative mechanisms of action and target different points in the viral life cycle. The emergence of drug-resistant influenza B should draw attention to the importance of continual monitoring of...
Mayo Clinic researchers challenge sepsis theory
...y Brunn, Ph.D., say the evidence they've published compels
this conceptual shift about sepsis. "The problem with the concept of sepsis, and what provoked some of our interest, is that it has been known for 10 years that when you treat with anything that interrupts bacterial poisons, it has no impact on the s...
Antibodies from plants protect against anthrax
...asualties. The unpredictable nature of such events compels
us to develop cost-effective, highly stable medical countermeasures to enable authorities to treat individuals exposed to bioterror agents such as anthrax," says Les Baillie of the Naval Medical Research Center. Dr. Baillie, who is also associated wi...