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NIH Director Francis Collins shares his best-case scenario for a coronavirus vaccine: We could have a shot by fall but mass-producing it will be 'a heck of a stretch' by the end of the year.


Neo-Nazis got hold of 20,000 leaked email addresses and passwords thought to belong to WHO and the Gates Foundation, researchers say


Abbott launched an antibody test that can tell if you've had the coronavirus, and it plans to pump out millions a month



Top NIH Dr. Anthony Fauci says the coronavirus outbreak could be 'one of those things we look back on and say boy, that was bad'


A US doctor predicts a 'massive surge' in coronavirus cases to 'every single state' in the coming weeks, but says this is 'not the end of the world'


The life and rise of Dr. Anthony Fauci, the public-health hero who has become the face of America's coronavirus response team



The Trump administration just backtracked and said a coronavirus vaccine would be affordable for Americans — after triggering massive blowback


Congress to fund research on gun violence for the first time in over 20 years


The US government just appointed a dentist and a biologist to head the National Institute of Nursing Research — and nurses are furious


A 23andMe competitor is teaming up with genetic research powerhouses in a nationwide population health study to see if certain diseases like cancer can be prevented


Companies are working to track signs of depression using data from your phone or smartwatch — and Olympian Michael Phelps is on board


Congress just passed a massive budget deal -- and it includes some huge changes for Americans' healthcare



The US government is lifting a ban on engineering deadly viruses to make them more dangerous


DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Johnson & Johnson introduces healthcare platform -- NIH will give out 10,000 Fitbit devices -- Hasbro, Brown develop robotic companions


A best-selling author reveals what it was like to get a flesh-eating disease while exploring a 'lost city' in the Honduran jungle


A rare view inside a beating heart cell



Two new studies suggest this tiny device could help prevent HIV -- with one major caveat


After years of controversy, the National Institutes of Health will stop using chimps for research


Scientists are getting closer to a universal flu vaccine


Mental healthcare is in the middle of a major shake-up