Monday, December 22, 2008

Links: Flu, Abortion, Google Data and TB

Seasonal flu. Health experts announce that this year nearly all H1N1 viruses are resistant to oseltamivir (sold as Tamiflu) and responsive to adamantane, amantadine and rimantadine. The opposite is true for H3N2 viruses. (Toronto Sun)

Abortion. Blogger roundup about abortion and women's rights from Brazil (Global Voices Online)

Science Commons. Google shutters its science data service before it is even launched (Wired)

TB. How evolution and human migration make controlling drug-resistant tuberculosis even harder than you think (PLoS Biology)

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