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Using Technology To Track Disease

Use of technology to track the flu and other illnesses is in its infancy, but it is the wave of the future.


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Malaria Drug May Be Useful In Fight Against Cancer

Malaria has long been conquered in the U.S., but researchers at Penn have found an old malaria drug may have a new use in treating patients with advanced cancer.


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Genetic Engineering To Fight The Spread of Disease

According to a report in the journal Nature, scientists have demonstrated a mechanism that could reduce the incidence of malaria by genetically manipulating mosquito populations.


Designer Alexandra Taylor

West Chester Designer Uses Fashion To Help Prevent Disease

Alexandra Taylor has designed and is selling scarves to help prevent malaria.