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The flu was clearly on our editors' minds, but they seemed to have left the more straightforward reporting to other outlets.
Researchers find troublesome influenza viruses close to home.
A new drug could foil any outbreak
After a week of swine flu hysteria, PopSci.com takes a look back at the history of pandemic flu
Scientists have succeed in replicating flu pandemic antibodies from 90 year old survivors
Influenza viruses kill up to 646,000 people worldwide every year.
As fear of another massive influenza breakout grows, we parse the candidates' records on bioterrorism and more
It was a busy weekend for public health officials
As the CDC announces the first U.S. death from the swine flu, media outlets wrestle with how to cover the outbreak
WHO raises H1N1 pandemic alert level to 6
Mexico returns to normal while other countries grapple with the spread of the disease. Plus, a flu blog roundup
New tobacco that produces flu vaccines could rescue the plant's reputation
Keep calm, and keep washing your hands
A synthetic biology method proves its chops.
The Black Plague, Third Pandemic and Spanish Flu wiped out hundreds of millions; they have nothing on today's worst diseases
Travel and gathering restrictions follow on the heels of disease spread
Mexico closes schools, talks about closing public transportation, US starts making vaccine
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