Medicine


Medicine

First Human Clinical Trial Starting For Drug That Can Turn Off The Gene That Causes Huntingtons Disease

Posted in Medicine on 8th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

A groundbreaking new drug in the treatment for Huntington's disease.

Shape-shifting Nanoprobes Report On Internal Body Conditions Using Magnetic Fields

Posted in Medicine on 6th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

New shape-shifting nanoprobes that can perform high-resolution remote biological sensing.

The Skin Cancer Rise Is 'linked To The Package Holiday Boom'

Posted in Medicine on 6th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

A boom in cheap package holidays in the 1960s is partly behind the "worrying rise" in skin cancers in pensioners, Cancer Research UK suggests.

A Typing Test May Be Able To Diagnose Parkinson's

Posted in Medicine on 5th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

A number of conditions might slow the signal from the brain to the fingers, such as diseases that affect the central nervous system, including Parkinsons.

Getting Enough Sleep?

Posted in Medicine on 4th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

A mobile app helps physicians identify common sleep disorders in patients.