Tag: "halving" at biology news
Avian influenza survivors' antibodies effective at neutralising H5N1 strain
...uggested that this treatment was associated with a halving
in mortality. However, directly administering blood carries a risk of infection with other blood diseases, such as Hepatitis C and HIV....
UN: World in big ecological mess
...greatest challenges in achieving the MDGs, such as halving
extreme poverty by 2015. In sub-Saharan Africa the number of poor is forecast to rise to 404 million in a decade from 315 million in 1999. The report was launched simultaneously at several UN headquarters around the world. "The challenge of ensuring...