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The ALS ice bucket challenge actually worked

The ALS ice bucket challenge actually worked

The ALS ice bucket challenge started out as a fun way to raise awareness and donations for the disease. And it worked, possibly in a huge way.

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A new smart bandage can suck bacteria out of a wound

A new smart bandage can suck bacteria out of a wound

A new bandage, dubbed a “smart bandage” developed using nanofibre meshes can draw bacteria out of a wound through a technique known as “electrosapping.”

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Scientists create experimental herpes vaccine, and it could lead to several other vaccines

Scientists create experimental herpes vaccine, and it could lead to several other vaccines

A new experimental treatment using a mutated form of the Herpes virus to create a vaccine that could not only cure the virus, it could be used to cure others as well.

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Genetic manipulation offers potential leukemia breakthrough

Genetic manipulation offers potential leukemia breakthrough

A new treatment using generically manipulated T-Cells is showing incredible results for patients suffering from advanced cases of leukemia.

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