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New drug combination 'speeds TB recovery'

Adding the antibiotic moxifloxacin to a TB drug combination could reduce treatment to just four months, say …

28/09/07

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Science journalism faces 'new rules'

Science journalists are battling against moral and political agendas, say reporters at the World Conference of …

17/04/07

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Wood stoves are big culprits in climate change

Wood stoves produce twice as much soot as previously thought, contributing more than expected to global warming, …

27/10/06

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Great demand for 'ask the expert' health website

The team behind a Spanish-language website that answers readers' questions about HIV/AIDS and hepatitis say the …

04/07/06

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Chilean children learn science the practical way

An innovative way of teaching science — emphasising practice over theory — has been such a success in Chile that …

26/07/05

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Latin American potato network to help Africa and Asia

A network of Latin American potato experts will help farmers in Africa and Asia to boost their yields and incomes.

09/11/04

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