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Scientists remove HIV from mouse cells

Researchers at Temple University in Pennsylvania have made a medical breakthrough in the treatment of HIV. They used a gene-editing tool to remove the disease from cells of infected mice. It is the first...

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In the 1960s, the sugar industry paid three Harvard scientists $50,000 to say that heart disease was most likely caused by saturated fat. After their report was published in JAMA, diets concentrating on low fat gained the endorsement of many health authorities.

Basically what this means is we have the wrong idea about what causes heart disease. That big glass of Pepsi is probably go to cause more harm than your bacon and eggs. from NYT:...