Evolutionary History of SARS Supports Bats as Virus Source

February 19, 2008

Scientists who have studied the genome of the virus that caused severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) say their comparisons to related viruses offer new evidence that the virus infecting humans originated in bats.

Most UK Citizens Susceptible to Hepatitis B Infection

November 9, 2007

The failure of the United Kingdom to introduce universal hepatitis B immunization means that most UK citizens are susceptible to infection, warns an infectious diseases expert in this weeks BMJ.