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New Ebola Drugs Signal End for Deadly Virus

A major milestone in drug discovery and development was achieved in the summer of 2019. Two drug candidates developed to combat the Ebola epidemic in Africa – REGN-EB3 and mAb114 – produced remarkable results in clinical trials, effectively neutralizing the...

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Predicting Viral Outbreaks With Machine Learning

Think about pandemics that have affected the human race – our history and even our culture. Even in recent times, viral outbreaks such as Zika, Ebola, HIV and even Smallpox have caught us by surprise. Despite the technology and data...

The Immune System: Our Personal Security Detail

Have you ever wondered why we get fevers when we’re down with the flu? The immune system is a highly complex and efficient system of cells that carry out specific processes at a molecular level. Each one of these processes...