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Oral azithromycin reduces maternal sepsis and healthcare costs in low-resource settings

Mon, 2024-02-12 17:51
Sepsis, a severe infection that can lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and death, is one of the top three causes of maternal deaths worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.
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Drug repurposing study finds lonafarnib effective against RSV

Sun, 2024-02-11 16:25
A study in Nature Communications identifies lonafarnib from the ReFRAME drug-repurposing library as a potent inhibitor of the RSV fusion protein, showing promise in reducing RSV infection in vitro and in vivo.
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New study finds 4’-fluorouridine effective against avian influenza in vitro and in vivo

Sun, 2024-02-11 14:35
A PLOS Pathogens study reveals 4’-fluorouridine effectively combats avian influenza in vitro and in animal models, showing promise as a treatment that overcomes resistance and reduces disease severity without significant adverse effects.
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