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New type of vaccines could help against more respiratory illnesses

New type of vaccines could help against more respiratory illnesses

Scientists have determined the structure of the respiratory virus known as human cytomegalovirus. Credit: McLellan lab Some of the same researchers at The University of Texas at Austin who created a key to all coronavirus vaccines used in the U.S. have made a similar advance against the human metapneumovirus (hMPV), one of a handful of …

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Researchers refine experimental prodrug treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma

Researchers refine experimental prodrug treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A new study by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) shows that linking a tumor-killing prodrug to a macromolecular carrier of the Poloxamer family improves retention of the drug in treatment-resistant neuroblastoma tumors, leading to rapid tumor regression and lasting therapeutic responses in several preclinical models. The findings were recently …

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All of the Easter Eggs in the Season 3 Trailer for The Boys

All of the Easter Eggs in the Season 3 Trailer for The Boys

A new trailer for the third season of Amazon Prime’s ultraviolent superhero satire The Boys just dropped, and it is teasing even more bloody, bone-crunching antics as well as the introduction of a handful of new characters. A video on the Emergency Awesome channel breaks down all of the key details in the trailer—including more …

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Watch an Average Runner Demonstrate Just How Fast Eliud Kipchoge’s Marathon Pace Really Is

Watch an Average Runner Demonstrate Just How Fast Eliud Kipchoge’s Marathon Pace Really Is

Mark Lewis is a YouTuber who describes himself as an average runner who is “not too bad” at any distance, and has run everything from 5Ks to ultra-marathons. In a recent video, he sets himself the challenge of learning from the performance of one of the all-time greats in the sport of distance running: Olympic …

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Watch Kate Beckinsale Crush an Abs Workout With Hanging Crunches

Watch Kate Beckinsale Crush an Abs Workout With Hanging Crunches

If you need the inspiration to get moving this weekend, check out Kate Beckinsale’s latest gym-stagram. The actress, 48, goes hard with her workouts, and the video she just posted proves it. Hanging from a ceiling suspended ladder, the Underworld star effortlessly completes full rep crunches in the 10-second clip, captioned with a simple yellow …

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