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Dengue Treatment News: Dengue Virus Sanofi Vaccine Trial Report

Sept 13, 2012 Update There have been a number of recent sketchy media reports on NPR and the NY Times (Sept. 3, 2014) etc on a new Dengue virus vaccine from Sanofi. Unfortunately, company press releases and media reports really … Continue reading

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Qualifications and Qualities of a Good Scientist

a.k.a. Why Medical Doctors are not Scientists … Whom should we go to for advice … or Whom should we trust Yucalandia’s content is usually focused on facts, figures, observations and advice on how to best apply them. The attached … Continue reading

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Weaponizing Viruses

Full Article at: “Weaponizing Viruses – The Article” Yes, we’ve created yet another new verb by “-izing” a noun. What are your thoughts on the US govt. sponsored research in Holland that has taken a highly pathogenic (but poorly transmitted) … Continue reading

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Salmonella & Parasite Food Contamination in Mexico

Montezuma’s Revenge?      Moctezuma’s Revenge? Reasons to take antibiotics or OTC semi-annual parasite treatments? Here are a few observations from nationwide studies conducted by the US CDC, NIH, Mexican hospitals, and Mexican Medical Schools suggest why both tourists and ex-pats NOB … Continue reading

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Killer Whale Genetics – Who’s Tastiest?

Are all orcas created equally? Hey Honey, what’s for dinner tonight? * What makes a species a species? * Looks the same? * Do dietary differences matter? * What about the amount of interbreeding between groups with a supposed species? … Continue reading

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