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ut scientists created an effective vaccine candidate for a dangerous tropical disease

The tropical Chikungunya fever, whose course is generally much more severe than that of viral Zika virus (ZIKV) infection, did not interest anyone until 2005. Then, however, massive [...]

ESTCube-2 blog: why are we studying asteroids?

Space technology is great, but what good is it for us, those living on planet Earth? High-quality GPS signals are obviously necessary, but why study asteroids, which are located [...]

why feed the gut microbes?

Links between dietary fibre, bacteria in the colon (large intestine) and human health are studied at the laboratory of the Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology of the Tallinn [...]