Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 18:29
Researchers have discovered that weeks of treatment with a repurposed FDA-approved drug halted the growth of - and ultimately left no detectable trace of - human brain tumour cells in mice.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 13:54
Researchers have identified a molecular pathway that causes a group of untreatable neurodegenerative diseases, including Huntington`s disease and Lou Gehrig`s disease.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 09:44
A new research suggests that changing your lifestyle could actually help your body`s metabolism, which could help fight against major diseases.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 19:49
Scientists have developed a sophisticated new optical imaging tool to capture "astonishing" live images of tumours that enables them to look deep within the cancer cells.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 11:37
Changes in diet, exercise, stress management and social support may lengthen telomeres, which are associated with fewer illnesses and longer life, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 11:31
Researchers have identified a gene mutation associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 14:41
A new study has suggested that genetically engineered malaria parasites - stunted through precise gene deletions - could be used as a vaccine that protects against malaria infection.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 15:33
Scientists have found a new method to detect genetic variations that initiate colon cancer could be readily used for non-invasive colon cancer screening.