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Medical News Today: Cancer cells 'disguise themselves as immune cells' to spread via lymphatic system, study finds
One route through which cancer spreads to other parts of the body is the lymph system. Now, a new study shows how cancer cells disguise themselves as white blood cells to do this.
Scientists have demonstrated that the microbial communities are as unique to the individual as fingerprints and could be used as a form of identification.
We cannot rely on individual nations to counter new health threats - world leaders must instead agree a global fund, says a group of experts.
Researchers have found antibiotic-resistant typhoid is primarily spread by a Salmonella typhi bacterium strain called H58, and may even be part of an ongoing epidemic in Africa.
The World Health Organization have called for authorities to follow best practices when naming new human infectious diseases in order to avoid stigmatizing certain groups.
Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline have partnered with researchers from UNC-Chapel Hill to create a research center that will focus on finding a cure for HIV.
In a large new study, participants who consumed the most fruit juices or soft drinks also had the most severe symptoms of tooth wear.