Monday, 18 March, 2019
China halts work by team on gene-edited babies

China halts work by team on gene-edited babies

Gene editing for reproductive purposes might be considered in the future "but only when there is co...

Ocasio-Cortez thinks very highly of herself. Here’s her latest hilarious gaffe

Rep. -elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won't officially take office until early next month, but she's ...

Extremely rare blood needed to save 2-year-old South Florida girl

Donors must be exclusively Pakistani, Indian, or Iranian descent, which means the donor's birth pare...

Hindustan Unilever to merge with GSK Consumer Healthcare

With this, the company will expand its footprint in India with Horlicks , after having fought off c...

The director general (DG) of SACA, Adamu Baba, however, decried that stigmatisation and discriminati...

Designated on 1 December every year since 1988, it is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS p...

The first clinical trial is underway to test a new male contraceptive that could be a game changer...

Russell-Moyle, who was elected in 2017, explained that means he does not get sick and "can't transmi...

County pharmacies and drug stores also have flu shots and nasal spray vaccines available. If you...

Although 173,000 cases of measles were reported a year ago, it is still a massive drop for the 850...

Drug overdose deaths hit a new record high - 70,237 previous year, according to another new CDC rep...

The crisis is centred around the restive eastern city of Beni in North Kivu, a region which has been...

Robert Redfield, the CDC's director, said . Meanwhile, death rates increased for suicide , stroke,...

We could be more vocal, more ambitious, more determined to eradicate the disease in the UK. These me...

A recent report places India amongst the countries that most experience high social and economic cos...

Instead, some opt for hybrid cloud. Amazon Translate is a neural machine translation service tha...

And if I can't do it, how can I be asking others to do that?" He said: "Since then I have been on ...

He went on: "I am an HIV-positive man, but because I've been taking the right medication for several...

Officials had told consumers to throw out any romaine ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, citing an E...

Robert Redfield, CDC director, said in a statement Thursday. Overall, there were more than 2.8 mill...

The CDC is tracking 116 confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis in 31 states, including six in N...

Despite the sharp recent increases in drug-related deaths, some early signs suggest that 2017 could ...

The report finds that there have been 160,000 new diagnosis in 2017. Moreover, the rate per 100,0...

Life expectancy declined in 2017, falling to 78.6 years, according to the new report from the Cente...

There's a lot of Very Important Science being done at the moment, and a new study from the Journa...

The researcher, He Jiankui (HEH JEE-ahn-qway) of Shenzhen, revealed the possible pregnancy Wednesd...

HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue today called for a "radical rethink" of how to r...

Health authorities across the globe have failed to protect patients from poorly tested implants that...

Because the research has not yet been published in a scientific journal or carefully vetted by other...

Though there is likely romaine lettuce coming from non-contaminated regions in the United States, th...

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