Yeast, the main component of brewed beers is finally receiving its due recognition, after being completely domesticated, through the centuries of beer production.
A genetically deaf mice hearing was successfully restored through gene therapy. Improved gene therapy is being further explored to try restoring higher levels of hearing problems.
New research found that teenagers use e-cigarettes for dripping, smoke tricks and in joining vape fests.
A man with motor neurone disease was made a voice synthesiser with a Yorkshire accent. This will help him keep his identity when he can no longer speak.
Can the remains of a medieval pilgrim help in scientist learn more about the origins of leprosy?
A virtual reality simulation helped people reduce their fear of dying.
A recent discovery about Vitamin D could help develop new treatments not only for Vitamin D deficiency but also for metabolic disorders and certain types of cancer.
Shield-protected air pollutants increase the risk of developing lung cancer four times than previously thought.
Previous studies have focused greatly on the female partner when it comes to determining fertility. The new study is the first to look into both partners to measure how long it takes for them to achieve pregnancy.
People's dislike of eating vegetables could be explained through genetics.
Smokeless tobacco use has increased in the US for the past years. Smokeless tobacco goods, including chewing tobacco and dry snuff are packaged in cans and recently have been found to contain sharpl metal objects.
Parental involvement on student's academic performance can help prevent more students from dropping out of school but only at a certain point, a mathematical model reveals.
An experiment combining two AIDS treatments shows impressive capabilities to reduce the viral load of HIV-infected cells.
Cattle suffering from tuberculosis will see a rapid decrease in the next year after a successful experiment in developing tuberculosis-resistant cattle in China.
The new genes can help doctors identify patients who are at-risk and target treatments. The genes have found to be linked to high blood pressure.