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Interior Ciencia

Kinshasa, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) announced that they will use another vaccine to combat the outbreak of Ebola, an effort that joins today''s encouraging results of clinical trials with two other drugs.


Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) China''s Ministry of Ecology and the Environment reprimanded several local companies for using traps to mask damage to the environment and said that these actions contravene the efforts the Ministry is currently making to look after the environment.


Washington, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) A study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, found that the so-called broken heart syndrome, or stress-induced cardiomyopathy, can cause cancer.


Panama, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) A study conducted by the Gorgas Memorial Institute for Health Studies (ICGES) found that the influenza virus that is currently affecting Panama is more aggressive than in previous years.


Beijing, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) China is promoting the development of new energy vehicles (NEV) and next year, its capital is expected to have 20,000 electric taxis.


Washington, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) July 2019 was the hottest month in the global 140-year record, the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reported.


United Nations, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) UNAIDS´s Executive Director, Winifred ''Winnie'' Karagwa Byanyima, is today assuming this challenge with humility, passion and faith in the end of AIDS as a public health threat by 2030.


Montevideo, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay''s Jose Marti Eye Hospital will reach a total of more than 90,000 surgeries undertaken by September, including 60,000 cataract operations, reported the center''s Director, Sandra Medina, quoted Thursday by La Republica newspaper.


New Delhi, August 15 (Prensa Latina) Researchers at the Hyderabad Institute of Technology and the B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology in Jalandhar, India, developed a process to obtain bone implant material from eggshells.


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Havana, 14 aug (Prensa Latina) The increase of cases of dengue in the Americas region has placed Cuba on alert, where efforts are ongoing across all sectors to control the vector and avoid the spread of viruses, reported WednesdayDr. Francisco Duran.