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Billie Eilish Responded To The Backlash Over Her Evolving Style And Experimental Vogue Cover Months After Revealing She Lost 100,000 Followers For Posting A Picture In A Corset That Was Labeled “Disingenuous” By Critics


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The story of Carol and Karen: Two experimental Facebook accounts show how the company helped divide America


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Russia is offering its experimental COVID-19 vaccine to other countries, but Putin won’t take it until it’s formally approved


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SpaceX Has Launched an Experimental Space Junk Sweeper Into Orbit

SpaceX Has Launched an Experimental Space Junk Sweeper Into OrbitScientists hope RemoveDEBRIS will help clean up Earth's cluttered lower orbit



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Google Aims To Give Cell Reception To Puerto Rico Via Experimental Balloons

Google Aims To Give Cell Reception To Puerto Rico Via Experimental BalloonsGoogle will begin using an experimental balloon to try and restore emergency cellular reception service to the devastated island of Puerto Rico after the Federal Communications Commission approved a license on Friday.



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Experimental gel partially protects against genital herpes

By Gene Emery (Reuters Health) – An experimental vaginal gel containing a drug used to treat the AIDS virus could prevent half of cases of genital herpes, according to a study done in South Africa. Among women who used tenofovir gel, the annual rate of infection with the genital herpes virus, known as herpes simplex virus type 2 or HSV-2, was 10.2 percent versus a rate of 21 percent for women who used a placebo gel. If the gel were to be approved and manufactured, and “if a woman was concerned about acquiring herpes simplex virus type 2, this would be the best protection available,” chief author Dr. Salim Abdool Karim of the Centre for the AIDS Program of Research in South Africa told Reuters Health.
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Merck experimental vaccine shows promise in cancer trial: WSJ

(Reuters) – Merck & Co Inc’s experimental cancer vaccine appeared to provide broader protection against a cancer-causing virus than the company’s Gardasil shot did in clinical trials, the Wall Street Journal said on Sunday. Officials at Merck were not immediately available to comment. The article said Merck expects health-care providers to eventually switch to V503 if the product receives marketing approval. Gardasil, launched in 2006, was the first vaccine to protect against human papillomavirus, or HPV, a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer in women and other less-common types of cancer in males and females.
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Experimental Gilead drug effective in early-stage leukemia trial

By Deena Beasley (Reuters) – An experimental drug from Gilead Sciences Inc shrank tumors in half of leukemia patients whose cancer had returned, according to an early-stage trial that represents a new foray into oncology by the world’s biggest seller of HIV medications. The pill, idelalisib, is part of a new class of medications designed to selectively block a type of protein known to promote tumor growth in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and other types of blood cancer. …
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Major Breakthrough in HIV Research: Study Published Today Online in The Journal of Experimental Medicine Identifies Population of Cells Serving as the Major Reservoir for HIV

A study published today online in The Journal of Experimental Medicine has identified the population of CD4 T cells serving as the major reservoir for HIV infected cells and as the primary cell site for HIV replication and production in infected patients.
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