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Matt DeLisa, David Putnam, and Gary Whittaker in the lab

Universal flu vaccine developed at Cornell nearing human trials

A universal influenza vaccine developed with the potential to be longer lasting and more effective than commercially available vaccines is destined for human clinical trials, thanks to a $17.9 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Read more

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Iwijn De Vlaminck and student in the lab

A Liquid Biopsy for Infectious Diseases?

(via GEN News) A new study by De Vlaminck Lab researchers and clinicians describes a technique to identify viruses and bacteria in the human body and quantify injuries to organs by using dead fragments of DNA, called cell-free DNA, that roam throughout the bloodstream and urine. Read more