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Physicist Stephen Hawking sits on stage during an announcement of the Breakthrough Starshot initiative with investor Yuri Milner in New York

Stephen Hawking’s Voice Beamed into Space at Final Send-Off

By Costas Pitas LONDON (Reuters) The voice of Stephen Hawking was beamed into space with a message of peace and hope on Friday as the...
Nurse gives a red ribbon to a woman to mark World Aids Day at the entrance of Emilio Ribas Hospital, in Sao Paulo

Hong Kong Scientists Say New Research Points to Universal Antibody Drug...

HONG KONG (Reuters) A team of AIDS researchers in Hong Kong says its new research, tested on mice, indicates a functional cure for HIV, the...
The planet Mars showing showing Terra Meridiani is seen in an undated NASA image

Massive Martian Dust Storm Threatens Plucky NASA Rover

roverBy Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) An immense dust storm that may soon encircle Mars is threatening one of NASA's rovers on the planet's surface, with...
Baskets of acai berries are seen on a truck in Abaetetuba

Brazil Probes California Firm for ‘Biopiracy’ of Tropical Fruit Açaí

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters)  Brazilian prosecutors said on Tuesday that they were investigating a U.S. company for alleged 'biopiracy,' accusing it of illegally using genetic...
Biologists work in a laboratory at Pluristem Theraputics in Haifa

Israel’s Pluristem Sees Positive Results from Leg Pain Study

TEL AVIV (Reuters) Israel's Pluristem Therapeutics Inc, a developer of placenta-based stem cell products, said on Tuesday it had positive results from a mid-stage...
Israeli company Galmed gets positive trial results for liver drug

Israeli Company Galmed Gets Positive Trial Results for Liver Drug

TEL AVIV (Reuters) Galmed Pharmaceuticals said on Tuesday patients in a mid-stage trial for its treatment for NASH, a fatty liver disease linked to...
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