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Sunday 26 April, 2015

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  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 31st, 2011

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’  More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 26th, 2011

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)  More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 19th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Friday, September 16th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, September 15th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Pure maple syrup promotes healthy liver

Here’s good news for those suffering from fatty liver disease – pure maple syrup is likely to boost your liver, new research suggests  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, September 8th, 2011

New target to prevent drug-induced liver damage identified

US scientists have identified a key protein that could protect against drug-induced liver disease and acute liver failure  More...