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13 November 2021

Early birds and night owls risk missing solar cues needed to reset their body clock, risking heart health...

09 November 2021

An immortal cell line from the 1950s is at the centre of a new lawsuit

04 November 2021

New nanotechnology promises rapid test development for current and future pandemics

20 October 2021

Tiny polluting particles produced in and outdoors have been linked to millions of premature births...

24 September 2021

Small changes to canteen menus resulted in a significant decrease in consumed calories...

17 September 2021

Minor 'nudges' in stores can lead to big increases in healthy purchases and drops in sales of sweets.

13 July 2021

A novel type of fully implantable temporary pacemaker has been developed that naturally absorbs into the body

05 March 2021

A molecule that controls immune cells might help to stop sepsis

13 November 2020

Does the announcement from Pfizer this week mark the beginning of the end of our socially-distanced existence...

20 August 2020

Scientists build an artificial liver device that sustains liver function and stimulates organ repair...

12 May 2020

Healthcare workers are carrying COVID-19 without realising they’re infected, a new study shows...

01 May 2020

Coughs and sneezes traditionally spread diseases, and coronavirus particles are shed into sewage...

28 April 2020

Loss of smell and taste sense has been reported by people later diagnosed with SARS-CoV-2. Now we know why...

22 April 2020

Covid-19 mortality rates are apparently much lower in some parts of the world. Might the TB jab you had as a teenager...

19 April 2020

Immune responses can actually help Covid-19 to infect cells, a new study reveals...

05 April 2020

Scientists have found a new molecule to treat paracetamol overdose

10 March 2020

Is lettuce grown in space as good for you as lettuce grown on Earth?

21 February 2020

An expandable heart valve could spare millions from multiple, hazardous heart surgeries...

30 January 2020

Can running for 15 minutes a day help improve the health of children?

03 January 2020

Hate cleaning? Wish things just wouldn’t get dirty? Technology to the rescue...

17 December 2019

DNA stores our biological blueprint, and it can now store the blueprint of common objects too...

16 December 2019

Poor living conditions is linked to depression in men, and anxiety in women...

30 November 2019

Destabilising addiction memories turns out to be a surprisingly effective long-term treatment for alcoholism...

29 November 2019

If you find it difficult to change your diet, look at what these bacteria did…