Researchers have grown synthetic embryo models of mice outside the womb by starting solely with stem cells cultured in a petri dish — without the use of fertilised eggs.
The Australian Government has secured 450,000 doses of the new third-generation monkeypox vaccine by Bavarian Nordic, with the NSW rollout beginning on 8 August.
Researchers have shown that the loss of the male sex chromosome as many men age causes the heart muscle to scar and can lead to deadly heart failure.
Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine will be available to children aged six months to less than five years in certain at-risk population groups, with first doses to begin in September.
A research team led by Edith Cowan University (ECU) has found a way to make lung cancer treatment safer and more effective.
The umbrella review suggests that depression is not likely caused by a chemical imbalance, and calls into question what antidepressants do.
Cognitive decline has been observed in mice fed a high-fat diet, while moderate consumption of alcohol is associated with higher iron levels in the human brain.
The method can both detect the presence of a bacterial infection and determine which antibiotics will be most effective for treatment in less than five hours.
An international team of scientists has discovered that cells in the brain differ in very fundamental ways from those in other body tissues.
iNKT cells are scarce in the body, and numbers are even lower in cancer patients, but they can be boosted using a relatively straightforward vaccine approach.
A stomach adult stem cell population can fulfil two distinct functions: either help with digestion under normal conditions or take the lead on injury response.
The early embryo invests in its own future: it promotes the formation of the tissues that will soon take care of its development.
Postmenopausal women may have more of a brain biomarker called white matter hyperintensities, linked to cognitive decline, than premenopausal women or men of the same age.
Researchers have shown that probiotics can support the effect of antidepressants and help to alleviate depression.
ATAGI has recommended that people aged 50 to 64 years should have their fourth dose, while people aged 30 to 49 years may choose to have a fourth shot if they wish.