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Epigenetic marks for Alzheimer's detected

Researchers have discovered changes in blood samples which are associated with Alzheimer's disease, thanks to an international study of Finnish twins.

Life Scientist 14 November, 2019

Living skin with blood vessels can now be 3D printed

The work serves as a significant step towards creating grafts that are more like the skin our bodies produce naturally.

Life Scientist 13 November, 2019

Children of young mums more likely to have ADHD

Genetic risk of ADHD in children was found to be strongly associated with early maternal age at first birth, particular for women younger than 20.

Life Scientist 12 November, 2019

New strain of HIV discovered

Scientists have confirmed a new subtype of HIV, called HIV-1 group M subtype L — the first new subtype of 'group M' HIV virus to be identified since 2000.

Life Scientist 11 November, 2019

Drug accelerates cell division in aggressive breast cancers

A new drug blocks one of cancer's key evolutionary escape routes from chemotherapy, reinvigorating the response to chemotherapy in cancers that have become resistant.

Life Scientist 08 November, 2019

Biotechnology
Drug accelerates cell division in aggressive breast cancers

Drug accelerates cell division in aggressive breast cancers

A new drug blocks one of cancer's key evolutionary escape routes from chemotherapy, reinvigorating the response to chemotherapy in cancers that...

Article 08 November, 2019
Health & Medical
New strain of HIV discovered

New strain of HIV discovered

Scientists have confirmed a new subtype of HIV, called HIV-1 group M subtype L — the first new subtype of 'group M' HIV virus to be...

Article 11 November, 2019
Life Sciences
Measles wipes the immune system's memory

Measles wipes the immune system's memory

Researchers have demonstrated how measles causes long-term damage to the immune system, leaving people vulnerable to other infections.

Article 06 November, 2019
Molecular Biology
No guts, no glory: a series of serendipitous events

No guts, no glory: a series of serendipitous events

Ahead of his appearance at the 58th ASMR National Scientific Conference 2019, we talk to Professor Daniel Drucker about how he became a pioneer in...

Article 14 October, 2019
Lab Technology
Award-winning digital innovations for the health sector

Award-winning digital innovations for the health sector

The winning entries in the 2015 national iAwards have brought a range of benefits to a variety of sectors — with the health sector being no...

Article 09 September, 2015
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