Scientists developed a global reference tool for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's.
Christoph Rossner hopes to use the bunker's unique facilities to conduct research into cannabis' medical applications.
In a lab in Italy, scientists have grown replacement skin for a young boy who had lost most of his to a rare and devastating genetic disease.
Researchers claim they trained the animals to ‘identify’ the faces of celebrities.
“Computerised tomography – or CT Scans – have been one of the greatest achievements in medical imaging.
U.S. scientists Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young have won the 2017 Nobel prize for medici
Gambling, porn, gaming: are these consumptions real addictions?
This device may help surgeons to operate more efficiently on cancer patients
We find out about immuno-oncology, whereby the DNA of specific viruses is modified so they can track down the cancer cells. The viruses then either destroy the cells' structure by replicating themselv
A regenerating worm from Earth has come back from the International Space Station with two heads, a shock finding that may have significant implications for advanced health care for humans.
What are the mechanisms that allow us to adapt to extreme altitude and lack of oxygen?
The highest suicide rate is in the WHO's European region. The lowest rate in its Eastern Mediterranean region.
Life expectancy for young adults who are HIV-positive has risen by 10 years in the United States and Europe thanks to improvements in treatments, according to…
Scientists have developed a pouch that mimics the environment of the womb and the functions of the placenta.
The World Health Organisation invites us to use World Health Day on 7 April to talk about depression, the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide.
Serge Rombi: “Welcome to Business Planet from ‘Now Coworking’ in Lyon.
Pooh, the cat lost his hind legs in an accident and his chances of survival were slim.
When you look into a Wize Mirror, it looks back at you.
After a successful trial on monkeys, a gel called Vasalgel is raising hopes that men will have another option when it comes to contraceptives.
Dubai's 42nd Arab Health exhibition focuses on automation and innovation technology
Scientists have created the first human-animal hybrids in a major breakthrough which could address a critical shortage of donor organs.
A team of
Swiss doctors have reported that cartilage cells harvested from patients’ own noses have been used to successfully produce cartilage transplants for the treatment of the knees of 10 adults with damage
Twenty-six women receiving a specialised fertilisation treatment in Utrecht may have been fertilised using sperm from the wrong donor.
This week’s Business Planet comes from the German city of Bonn.
A 3D-printed, Batman-styled prosthesis gives Hungarian boy a new outlook on life
The man who became a global figure of greed after hiking the price of a life-saving drug by 5000 percent in the US, may have just met his match.