Compound kills drug resistant bacteria: study

Sci­en­tists Wednesday unveiled a drug com­bi­na­tion that destroys antibiotic-​​​​resistant germs in mice, poten­tially opening a new front against chronic and relapsing infec­tions in humans. Big Pharma had been closely inter­ested in […]

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Twitter’s influence mounts as reach grows

Researchers like Twitter because almost all tweets are open, and the com­pany pro­vides an easy way to down­load the data, says North­eastern Uni­ver­sity com­puter sci­en­tist Alan Mis­love, who worked on […]

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Era ends, new chapter set for Washington Post

In for the right rea­sons’ Dan Kennedy, a pro­fessor of jour­nalism at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity who is writing a book on changes in the news­paper industry, said he is encour­aged that Bezos […]

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