July 8, 2016
zika vaccine

France’s Valneva says has generated possible Zika vaccine

French biotech firm Valneva said on Thursday it has produced a possible vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus. Valneva said its facility in Lyon, central...
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Anti-HIV pill may not be reaching those most at risk

Only a small proportion of gay and bisexual men who could have taken a daily pill to reduce their risk of HIV actually did so...
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PepsiCo, Coca-Cola still sparkle in Mexico after fizzy drinks tax

Flat beverages are helping overall sales at Coca-Cola Co and PepsiCo Inc stay fizzy in Mexico despite a tax on sodas. As Mexico moved toward...
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El Mayo Zambada

Mexico arrests suspected associate of drug boss ‘El Mayo’ Zambada

One of the top suspected associates of Mexican drug kingpin Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada has been arrested in Mexico City, prosecutors said on Thursday, in...
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Pemex sees oil output boost from looming joint ventures

Mexican state oil company Pemex expects to boost crude output over the next few years with a handful of joint ventures that will focus on...
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Bantu the gorilla

Bantu the gorilla dies from cardiac arrest in Mexico City zoo

Bantu, a 220-kilogram (485-lb) endangered gorilla who lived in the Mexico City zoo, has died after going into cardiac arrest when he was sedated in...
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