Integrated care shows substantially reduced health costs for people with HIV, diabetes and hypertensionDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

Research conducted through an equitable partnership of the LSTM and its partners (theRESPOND-Africa consortium), which includes NIMR in Tanzania and MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit in Uganda, has found…

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Persistent dysfunction in natural killer cells has been implicated in severe COVID-19 progressionsDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

Based on previous studies of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is known that a specific form of white immune cells, natural killer (NK) cells, make an important contribution to the early…

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New model helps determine optimal strategies for combining vaccines and social distancingDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

Every country in the world these days must make smart decisions about how to allocate vaccines and what sort of social distancing to mandate to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Ben-Gurion…

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Physical distance may not be enough to prevent viral aerosol exposure indoorsDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

Eighteen months ago, stickers began to dot the floors of most shops, spaced about six feet apart, indicating the physical distance required to avoid the COVID-19 virus an infected person…

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