Multiphoton microscope and endoscope could speed up diagnosis

Two new optical devices could reduce the need to take tissue samples during medical examinations and operations and to then send them for...

GLINT project

Using sugar to detect cancer: a game changer for cancer screening

Cancer accounts for 13 percent of all deaths worldwide and despite recent medical improvements remains one of the most deadly diseases in...

EADV Symposium

Dermatologists and Venereologists discuss refugee crisis

The 13th Symposium of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, which opened its doors last Thursday 19th May and took place in...


Fighting against counterfeit medicine

Around the world, especially in developing nations, counterfeit medicines are a real problem. Until now, in many countries there hasn't...


Mindray makes waves in ultrasound

With the new ultrasound system Resona 7 platform, Mindray steps forward as a major player in the fast-expanding field of medical imaging!


Cancer cells - Unlock the secrets with Big Data

The sharing of genetic information from millions of cancer patients around the world could be key to revolutionising cancer prevention and...


Open Science to track virus outbreaks

In recent years, we have witnessed multiple epidemics of viral diseases such as Ebola or Zika. Rapid targeted intervention is key to...


Revolutionary antibiotics will save the world

An international team of including the Lomonosov Moscow State University researchers discovered which enzyme enables Escherichia coli...

Real-Time Monitoring

New high-performance water purification systems

Merck Millipore, the Life Science division of Merck, introduced the AFS® 40E / 80E / 120E and 150E water purification systems. These new...


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Global spread of Zika "of utmost concern"

The President of the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) Prof Raad Shakir (London), said today that following the first confirmed...


Obesity needs urgent action

The leading organisation responsible for research into obesity in Europe has warned that unless something is quickly done to tackle the...


Zika: Experimental drug slows down infection

Virologists from KU Leuven, Belgium, have shown that an experimental antiviral drug against hepatitis C slows down the development of Zika...