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Will Ralph Steinman's Nobel Prize Stick?

Immunologist Ralph M. Steinman was awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for his discoveries about the human body's immune system — research that had for...

Self-Sabotage: Why Cancer Vaccines Don’t Work

A vaccine that thwarts cancer cells has so far proven to be better in theory than in practice, and researchers may finally understand why.   The possibility of...

A Shot at Cancer.

Back in 1999, two researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) received a long-awaited green light to launch separate studies on cancer care. Six months...

Vaccines Stage A Comeback

You seldom see them on the cover of Prevention Magazine, but vaccines are the great prevention success story of modern medicine. They are not perceived as new or...

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