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Portada Ciencia

Washington, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The deaths caused by the Camp and Woolsey fires in the US state of California total 79 on Sunday after another five bodies were discovered in areas affected by the first of those fires.

Addis Ababa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) stressed Saturday the need for strategic partnerships to increase access to high-quality diagnostics towards achieving universal health coverage on the continent.

Brazil, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Health authorities from small cities in northeastern Brazil fear a health gap might result from the departure of Cuban doctors due to the offensive positions of the future government of far right politian Jair Bolsonaro.

Brasilia, Nov 15 (PL) Outraged by the authoritarian and reactionary ideological stance of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, the Brazilian people regret on Thursday the withdrawal of Cuban professionals from ''More Doctors'' program in Brazil.

Rome Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) The National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Development (ENEA) held here an informative day on Tuesday with a delegation from the Cuban biotechnology and pharmaceutical group BioCubaFarma.

Brasilia, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Environmental and human rights organizations will denounce threats to democracy and nature by the future government of Brazil at the United Nations Conference on Biodiversity (COP14), which began today in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

Panama, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) Every year, there are 3.6 million obese people in Latin America and the Caribbean, a phenomenon that affects one in four adults today, which is why it is the region''s biggest nutritional threat.

Kampala, Nov 11 (Prensa Latina) Ugandan health authorities called for volunteers to test a vaccine against the infection with HIV, sources involved in the trial reported.

La Paz, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian Government''s commitment to continue investing in the education of future generations, mainly in the scientific-technical area, President Evo Morales ratified on Saturday.

Washington, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Bacteria in showerheads can be dangerous for our health, according to a study from US scientists from the Institute of Environmental Sciences of the University of Colorado, published in MBio magazine.