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Gut Microbes Lessen Mice Malarial Malaise

February 12th, 2016

Episode 421 of 599 episodes

Mice with the right mix of microbes were spared the worst of a malaria infection, possibly via some sort of "booster effect" on the immune system. Christopher Intagliata reports

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