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BioMed Central launches Biology Direct
...life sciences. Lipman and Koonin, speaking on the eve
of the journal's launch, explain the motivation for establishing Biology Direct: "We were compelled to launch this experiment because, while scientific publishing cannot be effective without peer review, we saw flaws in the current, predominantly, a...
First big influenza genome study reveals flu evolution
...cientists survey five New York flu seasons On the eve
of the 2005-06 flu season, scientists at The Institute for Genomic Research (TIGR) have captured influenza evolution in action. In a study published in this week's journal Nature , the researchers report the first large-scale project to sequence the...
Vaginal gel may provide a new approach to HIV prevention
...ides in resource-poor countries. Announced on the eve
of the TIME Global Health Summit, this agreement marks the first time any pharmaceutical company has licensed an anti-HIV compound for development as a microbicide when the class of drugs is so early in development. Women make up nearly half of all ...