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May 19, 2020

The use of calcium sulfo-aluminate cement as an alternative to Portland Cement for the recycling of municipal solid waste incineration bottom ash in mortar

Waste Management & Research : the Journal of the International Solid Wastes and Public Cleansing Association, ISWA
Marc AntounGeorges Aouad
May 22, 2020

Lillias Hamilton: Personal physician to the Amir of Afghanistan

Journal of Medical Biography
Christopher Timmis
July 2, 2020
Open Access

A game-theoretic model of Monkeypox to assess vaccination strategies

PeerJ
Sri Vibhaav BankuruDewey Taylor
March 19, 2020
Review

The History of the Personal Belief Exemption

Pediatrics
Elena Conis
April 30, 2020

EPPIC (Efficient Purification by Parental Inducer Constraint) Platform for Rapid Generation of Recombinant Vaccinia Viruses

Molecular Therapy. Methods & Clinical Development
Brittany JaspersePaulo H Verardi
March 3, 2020
Case Report

A Case of Hyperekplexia That Started From Childhood: Clinical Diagnosis With Negative Genetic Investigations

Frontiers in Neurology
Annibale AntonioniEnrico Granieri
March 20, 2020

Colleges of royal physicians and isolation hospitals to control public hygiene in Chile from 1879 to 1920

Medwave
Juan Mansilla SepúlvedaLeónidas Arias Poblete
June 2, 2020

Genes that Control Vaccinia Virus Immunogenicity

Acta Naturae
S N Shchelkunov, G A Shchelkunova
June 5, 2020

How Are Orthopaedic Surgery Residencies Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic? An Assessment of Resident Experiences in Cities of Major Virus Outbreak

The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Tonya W AnGuy D Paiement
May 23, 2020

Alkalinity and Its Consequences for the Performance of Steel-Reinforced Geopolymer Materials

Molecules : a Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry
Andreas KoenigFrank Dehn
May 15, 2020
Open Access

Plagues, pandemics and epidemics in Irish history prior to COVID-19 (coronavirus): what can we learn?

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
B D Kelly
March 27, 2020

HLA genes in Amerindians from Mexico San Vicente Tancuayalab Teenek/Huastecos

Human Immunology
Antonio Arnaiz-VillenaGilberto Vargas-Alarcon
April 25, 2020
Case Report
Open Access

A Case Report of Monkeypox in a 4-Year-Old Boy from the DR Congo: Challenges of Diagnosis and Management

Case Reports in Pediatrics
Anna Korsgaard EltvedtAnja Poulsen
March 17, 2020

Magnitude and diversity of immune response to vaccinia virus is dependent on route of administration

Virology
Laura J HughesKevin L Karem
April 14, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Estimating Probabilities of Success of Clinical Trials for Vaccines and Other Anti-Infective Therapeutics

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
C. H. WongAndrew W Lo
April 21, 2020
Open Access

An Ethnobotanical Study of Traditional Knowledge and Uses of Medicinal Wild Plants among the Marakwet Community in Kenya

Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : ECAM
Bernard K WanjohiWilson K Kipkore
March 14, 2020

Brincidofovir: understanding its unique profile and potential role against adenovirus and other viral infections

Future Microbiology
Julio J Alvarez-CardonaRoy F Chemaly
June 9, 2020

Rapid, Seamless Generation of Recombinant Poxviruses using Host Range and Visual Selection

Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE
Sameera VipatStefan Rothenburg
June 17, 2020
Open Access

Contagious Diseases and its Consequences in the Late Qajar Period Mashhad (1892-1921)

Archives of Iranian Medicine
Jalil Ghassabi GazkouhAlireza Salehi

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