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Hydrophylax bahuvistara

Slime produced by Hydrophylax bahuvistara contains a newly identified flu-fighting protein called urumin, named for a type of sword used in the region of India where the frog resides. 

childhood cancer

RISK ROUNDUP  Some pediatric cancer survivors carry genetic mutations that increase the risk of a later, second cancer.

sperm

NONE SHALL PASS  Men’s birth control options haven’t changed much in 50 years. One potential option on the horizon is a gel injection that blocks sperm from traveling through the vas deferens, a duct in the male reproductive system.  

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