Immune cells produce wound healing factor, could lead to new IBD treatment | EurekAlert! Science News

Specific immune cells have the ability to produce a healing factor that can promote wound repair in the intestine, a finding that could lead to new, potential therapeutic treatments for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a new research study.

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‘Global emergency’: World running out of antibiotics, warns WHO

The World Health Organization has issued a dire warning that we are running out of antibiotics and not producing new medications quickly enough. The report, released Tuesday, said there is a “serious lack” of new antibiotics being developed to fight the growing number of infections resistant to existing antibiotics.

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Hepatitis A outbreak declared in LA County as San Diego washes down streets | Fox News

Los Angeles health officials declared a hepatitis A outbreak in the county on Tuesday, days after San Diego County announced a public health emergency due to the virus that killed at least 16 people.

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