An experimental medicine has cured 95 percent of patients with hepatitis C, including those who failed other treatments, WebMD reported.
Detecting many forms of cancer may soon be as easy as a simple blood test, according to a new study.
A molecule found in healthy people may help those with celiac disease. The newly identified molecule, a protein called elafin, tames an enzyme that plays a role in inflammation of […]
The tobacco plant could be a powerful weapon in the fight against cancer, say Australian scientists. They have found a molecule in the flower of the plant that targets cancer […]
“Personalised” treatments for breast cancer are a step closer, according to research scientists at Cardiff University.
The World Health Organization has declared India free of polio after three years of no new cases — meaning 80 percent of the world is now free of the virus. […]
Men won’t need to have numerous painful needles in their rectum to find out if they have prostate cancer anymore, Australian doctors say.
The World Health Organization reports tens of thousands of people with the multidrug-resistant form of tuberculosis are now getting treatment for this disease thanks to new diagnostic tools. In advance […]
A cancer drug which could prolong the lives of terminally ill patients has been trialled for the first time, a hospital trust has announced.
An experimental drug made from snail venom has shown early signs of promise in numbing pain, raising hopes in the hunt for new, non-addictive medications, researchers said on Sunday.