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dengue antibody and dengue virus

FRIEND OR FOE   A dengue antibody (blue, shown bound to a dengue virus protein, red, in this molecular model) can ease Zika’s entry into cells, a new study finds.

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An analysis of existing studies linked daily juice drinking to very small amounts of extra weight in young children. The amount was so minuscule that it probably doesn’t matter, scientists say. The studies looked at only 100 percent fruit juice, not fruit cocktail drinks.

winking emoji

WINK WINK  Brain activity linked to recognizing verbal sarcasm also spikes when reading a sentence that ends with a winky-face emoji.

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