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Detox diets’ ‘health boost’ claims unfounded, says expert

A leading scientist has rubbished claims that so-called “detox” diets can boost health and cleanse the body of chemicals Continue reading “Detox diets’ ‘health boost’ claims unfounded, says expert” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, December 1st, 2011
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How petrol-eating mushrooms can decontaminate our planet

By using bacteria to stimulate the exceptional growth capacity of certain plants and microscopic mushrooms Continue reading “How petrol-eating mushrooms can decontaminate our planet” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011
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Gene responsible for maintaining steady weight uncovered

Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have discovered a specific gene that plays an important role in keeping a steady balance between our food intake and energy Continue reading “Gene More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
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Soon, lose weight by simply chewing gum after meals

A team of scientists is trying to develop a chewing gum that may assist individuals in losing weight Continue reading “Soon, lose weight by simply chewing gum after meals” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 31st, 2011
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Treating cancer that has no cure ‘difficult, but not impossible’

Scientists are trying to find a way to stop the progression a cancer without a cure dubbed ‘NUT midline carcinoma’ Continue reading “Treating cancer that has no cure ‘difficult, but not impossible’” More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 26th, 2011
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NSAIDs’ secret role offers potential new drugs against inflammation, pain

A new study has uncovered surprising new insights into the actions of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) Continue reading “NSAIDs’ secret role offers potential new drugs against inflammation, More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 19th, 2011
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New technique that makes cancer cells ‘glow’ during surgery developed

Tricky cancer operations can be made easier and more effective – thanks to a Purdue University researcher’s revolutionising technique that ‘lights up’ the cancerous cells during a surgery Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Friday, September 16th, 2011
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Glow in the dark wound dressing to help spot infections to be available soon

A glow in the dark wound dressing that can help nurses spot infections has been developed, and it could be ready for use on patients within two years Continue reading “Glow in the dark wound dressing to help More...

By BioNews On Thursday, September 15th, 2011
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Scientists ‘turning to woolly mammoth to develop artificial human blood’

Scientists have discovered how the blood of woolly mammoths may hold the key to developing new artificial blood products for humans Continue reading “Scientists ‘turning to woolly mammoth to develop artificial More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, September 14th, 2011
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Pure maple syrup perfect for keeping liver healthy

A diet that includes pure maple syrup may help to promote liver health, according to a new study Continue reading “Pure maple syrup perfect for keeping liver healthy” »  More...