Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 18:27
A new University of Wisconsin-Madison study has found that poverty hampers brain development in children, by slowing growth rate in two key brain structures.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:24
Scientists have identified a mechanism that can help treat brain cancer and a drug that decreases brain tumour growth.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 13:36
Researchers have discovered a promising new approach to treating colorectal cancer by disarming the gene that drives self-renewal in stem cells that are the root cause of disease, resistance to treatment and relapse.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 09:50
A team of researchers used quantitative models of bacterial growth to discover the bizarre way by which antibiotic resistance allows bacteria to multiply in the presence of antibiotics.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 16:43
Scientists have found a new way to intervene in the molecular and cellular cascade that causes fibrosis.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 11:34
A new study has proposed that protein called insulin-like growth factor (IGF), which is delivered via breastfeeding, could help predict an infant`s propensity to later develop autism.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 19:34
A helmet that fires red lasers into the scalp to treat hair loss has now been launched in the UK.
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.