Monthly Archives: January 2012

New collection of articles explores the science, application, and regulation of genetically modified insects for disease control

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This Week in PLoS Medicine: New Year’s review; Psychotropics; E-prescriptions & more

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Sanitation is Key in Controlling Worm Diseases

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Why is Research Critical to Stop Tuberculosis?

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This Week in PLoS Medicine: Sanitation & infection; adult mortality in Japan; Ghostwriting in the courts

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Media Release: Tobacco smoking and high blood pressure are biggest killers of Japanese adults

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This Week in PLoS Medicine: RTS,S malaria vaccine; hospitalization of children with neurological impairment; & more

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Media Release: New model for possible malaria vaccination suggests mass vaccination should be considered for very low transmission areas

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Treating Trichiasis

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This Week in PLoS Medicine: WHO’s PMTCT; WTO compulsory licenses; & more

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