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(U.S. Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

The 633rd Medical Group received a germ-zapping robot, nicknamed “Saul,” which harnesses the power of technology to kill off viruses…including Ebola.
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(U.S. Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

Predict the spread of the Chikungunya virus in the Americas, win 150,000. DARPA’s newest challenge has never been more exciting.
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Army scientists have developed vaccines against two types of hantaviruses, which are known health threats to U.S. troops stationed in Europe and Asia. The research team used small amounts of genetic material, or DNA, from the Hantaan and Puumala viruses …
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