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On the Horizon: Nipah virus

Our past two articles in the On the Horizon series have focused on diseases that were first identified decades ago. In this edition of the series, we’ll be looking at a virus that was only discovered at the very end … Continue reading

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Arsenic in drinking water: Detecting a silent killer

Today at the Society’s Focused Meeting on Industrial Applications of Metal–Microbe Interactions, Dr Joanne Santini spoke about her group’s research into biosensors for arsenic contamination. In the 1970s, the United Nations (UN) and the World Bank led a movement to … Continue reading

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