In a world-first trial, Australians are among the patients whose cancer has all but disappeared and now doctors are hopeful they can treat other cancers as effectively.
Vitamin D may combat multiple sclerosis (MS) by blocking the migration of destructive immune cells to the brain, new research suggests.
Watch the video: Newsy In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform […]
A “biopen” containing stem cells and growth factors, to repair damaged and diseased bone, is being developed by Melbourne’s St Vincent’s Hospital and the University of Wollongong.
An anti-tuberculosis vaccine could prevent multiple sclerosis, early research suggests. A small-scale study by researchers at the Sapienza University of Rome has raised hopes that the disease can be warded […]
A breakthrough in diagnosis of breast cancer could save thousands of women from enduring unnecessary mastectomies and radiotherapy, researchers have said.
Australian scientists have developed a new prostate cancer test they hope will replace the controversial PSA screening procedure.
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have published more than a century’s worth of data on scores of infectious diseases they compiled while putting together computer models and simulations for […]
Glioblastoma is one of the most ominous brain tumors. Despite aggressive surgery, radiation and chemotherapy the outcome of this disease is almost always fatal. Researchers at the University of Zurich […]
In a landmark advancement, Australian scientists have developed a new approach to the treatment of aggressive adult and childhood leukaemia which promises to lead to long-term survival for those suffering […]