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Dog DNA May Yield Clues to Human Eczema
A gene associated with eczema
in dogs has been identified, and that might one day lead to better
treatments for people with the skin disease, a new study
Ingredient in New MS Drug Linked to Serious Brain Disease
The active ingredient in a drug that's expected to become a popular treatment for multiple sclerosis has been linked to four European cases of a rare but sometimes fatal brain disease called progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML).
Kids More Likely to Pick Up Warts at Home, Not Public Spaces
Contrary to conventional
wisdom, a new Dutch study has found that the most likely way
children get infected with the virus that causes warts is from
close contact with family members or classmates, rather than from
public places such as pools or communal showers.