Medicine

31 January 2017

AI did as well as a panel of doctors when searching for skin cancer.

31 January 2017

A pancreas transplant between a mouse and rat has reversed the symptoms of diabetes.

24 January 2017

Soft robotic sleeve gives hearts a helping hand.

16 January 2017

Are antioxidants all they're cracked up to be?

16 January 2017

A new app hopes to make walking easier for the elderly.

05 January 2017

Chris gets his ticker checked with an ECG.

29 December 2016

Will the alcohol kill off any Salmonella in my eggnog?

15 December 2016

How can we ensure that minority backgrounds are fairly represented in science?

15 December 2016

A new approach helps researchers to assess data from many small-scale studies before designing clinical trials.

12 December 2016

And finally it’s time for our Gene of the Month, which is the gene - or rather the gene fault - responsible for...

12 December 2016

Because we might be able to grow human embryos longer than 14 days in the lab, does that mean we should? Sarah...

05 December 2016

... and it could mean quicker diagnosis and better drug delivery.

05 December 2016

We hear how this will save Shona Cobb, who has condition that affects her heart, known as Marfan syndrome.

05 December 2016

We swabbed our desks to see what's growing there and the results were pretty disgusting...

05 December 2016

You can burst it, pop it, neuter it, starve it or just break it...

05 December 2016

The many clever mechanisms that bacteria do to stop antibiotics killing them...

05 December 2016

We've only had anitbiotics for 100 years; we survived up until then, so surely we can do so again?

05 December 2016

Your prescription to help stop antibiotic resistance...

28 November 2016

What do parkour athletes have in common with orang-utans?

28 November 2016

Could your gut bugs be playing a role in how your DNA is being expressed?

14 November 2016

The parasites that cause African sleeping sickness can hide in the skin of healthy people...

14 November 2016

The heart begins beating much earlier than first thought...

31 October 2016

Do scientists have a place in Hollywood?

24 October 2016

Leukaemia can become resistant to chemo but scientists have been watching cells in real time to work out how they...