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One step closer to a gonorrhoea vaccine?

One step closer to a gonorrhoea vaccine?

PARIS — A discontinued vaccine against a bacteria that causes brain inflammation also shielded people against gonorrhoea, the first drug ever to offer such protection against...

The perfect crime foiled by... a mosquito

The perfect crime foiled by... a mosquito

PARIS — The murderer absconds with a smirk, knowing he has covered his tracks like a pro – no witnesses, no finger- or foot-prints, no stray hairs to betray his identity.

New drugs needed against gonorrhoea: UN

New drugs needed against gonorrhoea: UN

PARIS — New drugs are urgently needed to treat gonorrhoea, a sexually-transmitted disease threatening to veer out of control as it develops resistance to existing antibiotics,...