Opioid epidemic fuels rise in infectious diseases

Opioid epidemic fuels rise in infectious diseases

Hospitalization for serious infections linked to opioid use quadrupled in the last decade. Researchers led by Emory's Carlos del Rio propose five action steps to target the problem.



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Malawi yields oldest-known human DNA from Africa

Emory anthropologist Jessica Thompson's work in Malawi is part of a major new paper in the journal Cell, filling in thousands of years of human prehistory of hunter-gatherers in Africa.