Medicine

UK Hospital Authorized To Create Three-Parent Babies

In the procedure, scientists use the mother's egg, but they remove the nuclear DNA from it. The Britain fertility regulator said that the license only allow...


Age reversal drug could be on market in three years

In just one week, muscle tissue samples taken from the older mice in the group were virtually indistinguishable from the younger mice and showed significant imp...


Decades of TB progress threatened by drug-resistant bacteria, warn experts

Here are facts on tuberculosis you need to know. It spreads through the air like a common cold or flu. It also spreads when infected person coughs and sneezes a...


On World Tuberculosis Day, Doctors Warn Of New Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Expensive Drug Regimens: While a course of standard TB drugs costs approximately Rs. 1000, MDR-TB drugs can cost more than Rs.1-1.5 lakh, and the cost of XDR-T...


Scientists come up with the flawless bottle of wine

Perlman is now speaking with bottle manufacturers about adopting his design. Through this exercise he saw the hydrophilicity (tendency to attract water) of the ...


PDP crisis: My committee report not sacrosanct - Dickson

The body called on the duo to immediately sheathe their swords, honourably step aside for selfless party members to organise a national convention as a matter o...


Private Experimental Stem Cell Trial Left Three Patients Blind

The cells were extracted their from fat, mixed with blood plasma and injected into their eyes. However, it can be hard for patients to distinguish between trial...


US Charges Russian Officials Over Hacks For the First Time

Prosecutors March 15 accused two Russian Federal Security Service agents-Aleksey Alekseyevich Belan and Igor Sushchin-and two hackers-Dmitry Dokuchaev and Karim...


New Tuberculosis Drugs May Become Ineffective

Treatment: India's Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme offers free diagnosis and treatment to everyone infected with TB, but it's only used by thos...


Baby born with extra legs thriving after risky surgery

The infant called Dominique was born with the lower half of her twin's body - the legs and feet, protruding from her neck and upper back. "Her recovery has been...


Clement: "We're going to fight hard to the very end"

Benik Afobe and Josh King got the goals for the Cherries in that vital victory and Howe has hailed the impact of the duo on their season, going forward. Bu...


IBM's bringing Watson to a whole bunch of new developer tools

Titan aims to use IBM's platforms to drive visitors to its brand websites as well as footfall into its 1,500 retail stores and 10,000 multi-brand outlets locate...


Credit Suisse weighs €2.8bn share sale instead of IPO

Reuters said the likelihood of the IPO going ahead is now low, though the team behind it will continue to work on it as there has not been an official decision ...


New Vaccine Could Prevent Virus From Killing Children

Unlike other common causes of diarrhea, rotavirus can not be prevented through improvements in water, sanitation, and hygiene, so vaccines are essential to ...


Watch Penguins captain Sidney Crosby slash Marc Methot's fingertip off

In the first period, Methot was carrying the puck into the Penguins' zone during a 4-on-4. Defenseman Marc Methot left the Ottawa Senators game against the ...


Fahey hired by University of IL

With the exception of her first year where her team only won 16 games, Fahey has led her team to at least 19 wins each season; however, the last nine seasons th...


Nonprofit hospitals get partial win at Illinois Supreme Court

Under a 2012 law, a nonprofit hospital in IL doesn't have to pay property taxes if it can show its charitable services are equal to or exceed its property tax l...


PwC settles $3bn malpractice suit with Jon Corzine's MF Global

MF Global invested in the bonds through a financial vehicle known as "Repo to Maturity" and, on the advice of PwC, recorded the RTMs as sales. The trial was win...


Ricciardo ready to roar as F1's fastest cars return to Albert Park

He is playing a straight bat to the all-too-familiar hype and speculation regarding his chances of victory. "I kind of learned a few years ago that (while) yo...


Mom who beat cancer while pregnant dies after giving birth to twins

Then, while pregnant, the disease, a rare and aggressive form of cervical cancer, came back-and she beat it again, while pregnant. Snider was the face of triu...


Mortality Rate Rising Among White Americans

Their findings point to a cycle of despair that's deepening: Middle-aged whites today are more likely to report pain and mental-health problems than their prede...


4 people found dead in Sacramento, suspect detained in San Francisco

Thursday morning. Luciano Farga lives right across from the home where Sacramento police found four bodies Thursday morning. A suspect is being held in San Fra...


Colorectal cancer preventable, with increased screening

Globally, Colorectal Cancer (CRC) is on the rise by being the third most predominant cancer and the scenario in not much different in India either. Over time,...


IN flu cases, deaths spike during first quarter of 2017

More than 4,900 cases of the flu have been confirmed by laboratory testing in San Diego County this year, compared to over 5,400 at the same point last year, ac...


[Report] Stem cell divisions, somatic mutations, cancer etiology, and cancer prevention

She said that environmental causes of cancer have always been underestimated, and that estimates on their contribution to cancer will increase as more is learne...


New HB2 repeal bill passes first reading

But when Republican legislative leaders attached to a repeal bill a "cooling off" period that would prohibit the adoption of any local nondiscrimination ordinan...


Freedom Caucus claims enough votes to kill Obamacare repeal

Republicans can only afford to lose 21 house votes, and at the end of the night Freedom Caucus spokeswoman Alyssa Farah signaled that the group may still tank t...


Less than half of women breastfeed after two months, says new survey

Public Health England (PHE) surveyed 500 mums and found that while 73% breastfeed as soon as their babies are born, only 44% are still breastfeeding six to eigh...


Being An Older Mother Comes With Many Benefits, New Research Finds

The average age at which people have children in the United Kingdom has been steadily increasing since the 1970s and more than half of births in 2015 were to mo...


This 'Electronic Skin' Could Give Prosthetics a Sense of Touch

As the new technology is capable of producing its own energy from natural sources, this type of electronic skin could last longer than similar products now avai...


Traders Review: Amgen Inc. (AMGN)

Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 4.15 and Price to cash per share ration is at 3.26. The RSI oscillates between zero and 10...


Drug-resistant TB strains threatening fight against disease

In 2015 alone, it is estimated to have killed 1.8 million people, according to the World Health Organization (WHO ). The Epidemiology and Research Division a...


Analytical Guide for Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Stakeholders

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 1.85% which for the week stands at 1.59%. The stock climbed 17.63 percent over the past quarter, while surged 9...


Trump budget cuts will hurt

What the Budget Blueprint signals for the future is ambiguous and in line with Trump's lack of coherent ideas. The federal budget deficit for fiscal year 20...


Mark Sanchez to visit Bears Thursday

Chicago is trying to fill the void left by Jay Cutler , whom the team cut earlier this month after eight years. Connor Shaw is the only quarterback outside...