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Catching the Common Cold

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Researchers at Carnegie-Mellon say they may have discovered who is most likely to catch the common cold.

The scientists measured protein complexes at the ends of chromosomes.  Young and middle-aged adults with shorter telomeres were most susceptible to infection.

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