Hopes are rising rapidly for people with the bleeding disorder haemophilia. The advent of longer-lasting blood-clotting factors is making treatment less onerous, and — on the horizon — gene therapy offers a potential cure.
Fish With 2,500 Times The Radiation Limit Found Near Fukushima Nuclear Plant
Protection: The sunscreen pill. It sounds like a lazy sunbather's dream come true: a pill that has all the protective properties of sunscreen without the bother of slathering yourself in lotion or remembering to re-apply it.
cancer is categorized by cell type into non-small-cell lung cancer — of which the three main subtypes are squamous cell carcinoma and large cell carcinoma — and small-cell lung cancer. Treatment and prognosis differ depending on the type of lung cancer.
Experts agree that the biggest driver for the growth in drug-resistant TB has been the deterioration in some countries' health-care infrastructures, including TB programmes, since the — particularly in the former Soviet bloc.
Ramaswamy Govindan vividly remembers the first time he treated his patients with the cancer drug It was the start of the millennium, and the outlook for patients with metastatic non-small-cell cancer (NSCLC) was dire: less than survived a year after