Taking a cholesterol-lowering drug for five years in middle age can lower heart and death risks for decades afterward, and the benefits seem to grow over time, a landmark study […]
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged $5.7m towards a programme to increase production of experimental Ebola treatments in Guinea and other affected countries.
Watch the video: Newsy Scientists have grown miniature human stomachs from stem cells as a way of studying gastric diseases such as ulcers and stomach cancer and in the future […]
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.
A team of Australian doctors has successfully transplanted so-called dead hearts into patients in what they said was a world-first procedure that could significantly increase the number of suitable donor […]
A man completely paralysed from the chest down after his spinal cord was sliced in half in a stabbing attack is able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery.
Pneumonia is a leading cause of death worldwide. The bacterial infection kills one person every 10 seconds, according to experts who say they have discovered how the pathogen behaves so […]