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Why Are Bats’ Immune Systems Totally Different From Any Other Mammal’s?
Bats host more pathogens than most other mammals. Why aren’t they always sick?
Your Immune System ‘Remembers’ Microbes It’s Never Fought Before, New Study Says
Immune cells build up strength against common bugs we encounter everywhere, and this helps us resist more dangerous ones. Kids eating dirt: Maybe a good thing.
Nobel Prize for Medicine Awarded to Scientist Who Prolonged His Own Life With His Research
The prize, awarded jointly to three scientists, celebrates the discovery of the immune system's front-line responders--though one winner succumbed to cancer three days before
Strawberry-Banana-Anthrax-Vaccine (gasp) Protein-Yogurt Shake, Anyone?
"Probiotics" in yogurt earn their stripes through a major advance in oral drug delivery research
Staying Healthy Never Felt So Good
One hour of additional sleep at night may be your best defense against the common cold
Seven Deadly Sins
We must intervene to halt these aging processes, says Aubrey De Grey. the rub is, no one has figured out how