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Cutting antibiotic usage reduces resistance levels

2024-04-10T09:57:00+01:00By

Cutting the use of antibiotics in both humans and animals has shown a reduction in antimicrobial-resistant bacteria.

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Utah law to permit non-FDA-approved stem cell therapies

2024-04-04T14:13:00+01:00By

Utah has passed legislation that will allow patients to receive placental stem cell therapies without the need for FDA approval.

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Cholera vaccine shortage puts millions at risk

2024-04-03T11:04:00+01:00By

The World Health Organization  has declared a worldwide shortage of the oral cholera vaccine amid an upsurge in cases.

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Radio waves used to hijack E.coli bacteria to make medicines

2024-03-20T15:36:00+00:00By

Researchers have developed a method that uses high-frequency radio waves to temporarily open bacterial cell walls to introduce new DNA.

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Sponge-on-a-string cuts wait time for Barrett’s diagnosis

2024-03-20T15:00:00+00:00By

A procedure to test for a precancerous condition of the oesophagus, which uses a novel medical device, is under trial in NHS England.