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Friday 29 May, 2015

Single drug soon to cure high cholesterol, breast cancer

There may soon be a drug that could lower your cholesterol levels and also treat breast cancer. Researchers have shown that a compound initially developed as a cholesterol-fighting molecule can also kill cancerous cells  More...

by BioNews | Published 12 months ago
By BioNews On Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Chemists trio win top Spanish award

Chemists Avelino Corma Canos of Spain and Mark E. Davis and Galen D.Stucky of the US will share the 2014 Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Soon, take the pill through nasal spray

What if spraying your nose can transport the drug to its destination in your body and you don’t require to pop those pills? Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Missing Xenon gas may be resting in earth’s belly: Study

The missing noble gas Xenon did not leave atmosphere and disappeared into space but may be resting at earth’s core, a thrilling study reveals  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Over 16 percent of Chinese soil is polluted

About 16.1 percent of soil in China’s mainland is polluted, an official report said Thursday  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

New drug to protect unvaccinated people from measles

A novel oral drug may protect unvaccinated people who are exposed to measles from getting sick and prevent them from spreading the virus to others  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 10th, 2014

France seizes 13 tonnes of fake Chinese pills

French customs officers have seized 13 tonnes of fake drugs from China at a port on the English Channel, The Local reported Thursday  More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 7th, 2014

Monkey lesson: Eat less to live longer

Monkeys on a reduced-calorie diet live longer than those that can eat as much as they want, a fascinating research suggests  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Toxic dump poisons water in Italy

Water contaminated from an illegal toxic dump has been distributed over the course of years to residents of a large area in central Italy  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Scientists discover clean method to produce methanol

Researchers have discovered a potentially clean and inexpensive way to convert carbon dioxide to methanol  More...