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Malaria vaccine launched in Malawi

Known as RTS,S, the vaccine will be made available first in Malawi, for access to children up to two years of age. Ghana and Kenya will introduce the vaccine in the coming...

Life Scientist 25 April, 2019

Biomarkers for oral cancer discovered

Researchers have discovered epigenetic markers that are distinctly different in oral cancer tissues compared to the adjacent healthy tissues in patients.

Life Scientist 24 April, 2019

Zika research fast-tracked thanks to new technique

Scientists have used deep mutational scanning to uncover Zika mutations that help foster virus replication in mosquito hosts, while hindering its ability to replicate in...

Life Scientist 23 April, 2019

How to stop mosquitoes from smelling human sweat

US researchers have discovered how mosquitoes pick up on acidic volatiles found in human sweat.

Life Scientist 22 April, 2019

Gut microbiome may influence HIV transmission in high-risk men

Gut microbes from high HIV-risk men drive immune activation in mice and HIV infection in cells, according to a new study.

Life Scientist 19 April, 2019

Biotechnology
Miniature hearts used to test potential new drugs

Miniature hearts used to test potential new drugs

Australian scientists have conducted what is claimed to be the first ever screening of potential heart regeneration drugs using bioengineered human...

Article 10 April, 2019
Health & Medical
Malaria vaccine launched in Malawi

Malaria vaccine launched in Malawi

Known as RTS,S, the vaccine will be made available first in Malawi, for access to children up to two years of age. Ghana and Kenya will introduce...

Article 25 April, 2019
Life Sciences
How does the gut microbiome help fight cancer?

How does the gut microbiome help fight cancer?

Scientists have confirmed that there is a link between the gut microbiome and the immune system's ability to fight cancer.

Article 12 April, 2019
Molecular Biology
How to stop mosquitoes from smelling human sweat

How to stop mosquitoes from smelling human sweat

US researchers have discovered how mosquitoes pick up on acidic volatiles found in human sweat.

Article 22 April, 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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