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Deadly dengue fever outbreak in northern Pakistan

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SHAFAQNA- More than 350 people in the northern city of Peshawar have been diagnosed with dengue hemorrhagic fever, a local doctor said Thursday. The Khyber Teaching Hospital have tested 359 patients positive for the fever, a deadly mosquito-borne…

Rare disease clues found in cell's recycling system

SHAFAQNA- Researchers with the National Institutes of Health uncovered a compound in a cell's recycling system that could lead to a treatment for a rare genetic disease. Niemann-Pick type C1, or NPC1, is a rare, fatal genetic disease…