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Brazil Researchers: Zika Virus 'Active' in Saliva, Urine
Wall Street Journal : February 5, 2016, 12:13 pm
The Zika virus has been found to be “active” in saliva and urine of infected persons, sparking fears of possible new transmission methods for the mosquito-borne pathogen.
J&J, AbbVie Shares Drop on Potential Drug Competition
Wall Street Journal : February 5, 2016, 4:54 am
Shares of AbbVie and Johnson & Johnson took a hit Friday after FDA briefing documents hinted a cheaper competitor for the drug companies’ blockbuster anti-inflammatory treatments could be headed to market soon.
Susan L. Solomon's Stem-Cell Research Quest
Wall Street Journal : February 5, 2016, 3:47 am
The co-founder of the New York Stem Cell Foundation left a career in law and business for science. Her goal: A cure for diabetes.
CDC Suggests Protected Sex in New Zika Guidelines
Wall Street Journal : February 5, 2016, 2:45 am
Pregnant women should avoid unprotected sex with male partners who have traveled to areas where Zika virus is prevalent, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced.
Companies Form Health-Insurance Alliance
Wall Street Journal : February 4, 2016, 6:48 am
Twenty major companies—including American Express, Macy’s Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc.—are banding together to use their collective data and market power in a bid to hold down the cost of providing workers with health-care benefits, a growing concern of U.S. corporations.