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ANTIVIRAL (2012): the First Dose from Brandon Cronenberg

“Antiviral” is probably one of the more disgusting films I have seen. Don’t misunderstand. That’s a high compliment. This film made me feel uncomfortable in its first scene and upped the ante repeatedly thereafter. 968 more words

Film

CRISPR as antiviral tool: Cas9 for Hepatitis C

Clustered, regularly interspaced, short palindromic repeats–CRISPR associated systems (CRISPR-Cas) are prokaryotic RNA-directed endonuclease machineries that act as an adaptive immune system against foreign genetic elements. In fact, this system also known as RNA-targeting, where Cas9 is part of the CRISPR genetic defense system in bacteria, which scientists have been harnessing to edit DNA in animals, plants and even human cells. 413 more words

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Why Vaccination Is Still Important. Part 3 of 3

Why Vaccination Is Still Important – Part 3 of 3

Dr Marc Siegel, a professor of medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City, agreed. 94 more words

Health

Why Vaccination Is Still Important. Part 2 of 3

Why Vaccination Is Still Important – Part 2 of 3

Spot shortages of these drugs have been reported, and the CDC said that people may have to communication several pharmacies to fill these prescriptions. 217 more words

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Why Vaccination Is Still Important. Part 1 of 3

Why Vaccination Is Still Important – Part 1 of 3

Why Vaccination Is Still Important. US robustness officials have hard numbers to back up their warnings that this season’s flu shots are less than perfect: A new study finds the vaccine reduces your hazard of needing medical care because of flu by only 23 percent. 206 more words

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Fosamprenavir

Fosamprenavir

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CAS 226700-79-4

[(1S,2R)-3-[[(4-Aminophenyl)sulfonyl](2-methylpropyl)amino]-1-(phenylmethyl)-2-(phosphonooxy)propyl]carbamic acidC-[(3S)-tetrahydro-3-furanyl] ester

Additional Names: (3S)-tetrahydro-3-furyl [(aS)-a-[(1R)-1-hydroxy-2-(N1-isobutylsulfanilamido)ethyl]phenethyl]carbamate dihydrogen phosphate (ester)

Manufacturers’ Codes: VX-175

Molecular Formula: C25H36N3O9PS

Molecular Weight: 585.61

Percent Composition: C 51.27%, H 6.20%, N 7.18%, O 24.59%, P 5.29%, S 5.48% 2,275 more words