iol scitech july 22 spider silk
AFP

Spider silk weaving its way into medicine

Spiders have a skill we have long sought to replicate: they spin threads of silk with a strength four times greater than steel.

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iol scitech aug 12 dromedary camel
AFP

MERS detected in air samples from barn

Saudi scientists have found gene fragments of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus in air from a barn housing an infected camel.

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iol scitech july 22 hiv cells
AP

Technique forces HIV from hiding place

New experiment is an important advance in the so-called 'kick-and-kill' approach for a cure.

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