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Thai liver worm in the bile ducts within the liver
Feature: Worm Spit May Lick Liver Cancer
A liver worm is responsible for 26,000 cancer deaths every year, but a component in its spit could form the basis of a vaccine – and could even help to heal chronic wounds in diabetics.
Browse: Alzheimer’s Vaccine Slows Development of Tangles
Vaccine shows promise for Alzheimer's and early-onset dementia.
Simon Says: Deselecting “Evolition”
A report that whooping cough had evaded the current vaccine by mutating epitomises misconceptions about evolution.