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Dec 09, 2010

Dec 09, 2010

Food safety bill fix headed for Senate

(CIDRAP News) – Landmark food safety legislation cleared another hurdle yesterday evening when the US House of Representatives passed a massive funding bill that includes a version of the legislation that fixes an error in the Senate's recently passed food safety bill.

Dec 09, 2010

Dec 09, 2010

Study blames faulty immune response for severe H1N1 in adults

(CIDRAP News) – A team of US and Argentine researchers has proposed an unusual biological mechanism to explain severe pandemic H1N1 influenza cases in nonelderly adults, involving antibodies that react with but fail to stop the virus.