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  •  A vaccine is under development (7+ / 0-)

    Man fights back against Mother Nature:

    Clinical stage biotechnology company, Arbovax Inc., created a vaccine for Chikungunya, the company announced last month.

    It was developed by Dr. Dennis Brown and Dr. Raquel Hernandez of North Carolina State University.

    In animal tests, the vaccine has proven to fight the virus and other mosquito-borne viral diseases such as dengue fever, West Nile, Japanese encephalitis and yellow fever, according to Arbovax researchers.

    http://www.wral.com/...

    Election Day is Nov 4th, 2014 It's time for the Undo button on the 2010 Election.

    by bear83 on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 09:33:12 PM PDT

    •  Wow, I better call my stock broker - this could (1+ / 0-)
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      the upside part of this terrible "growth market."

      Humor Alert! No statement from this UID is intended to be true, including this one. Intended for recreational purposes only. Unauthorized interpretations may lead to unexpected results. This waiver void where prohibited. Artistic License - 420420

      by HoundDog on Sat Jul 26, 2014 at 09:43:24 AM PDT

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