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US warns monkeypox could mutate to resist antiviral drug

In an online update, FDA officials cautioned that a single molecular change to monkeypox “could have a large impact on the antiviral activity of Tpoxx.” Since viruses are constantly evolving to overcome obstacles to infection, including drugs, regulators stressed that doctors should be “judicious” in prescribing the medication.

US marks 21st anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks

Americans are remembering 9/11 with moments of silence, readings of victims’ names, volunteer work and other tributes 21 years after the deadliest terror attack on US soil.Victims’ relatives and dignitaries will convene Sunday at the places where hijacked jets crashed on September 11, 2001 — the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon and …