Thursday, January 24, 2019

French watchdog sounds alert over chemicals in diapers

PARIS: A French public health watchdog issued a warning yesterday about the risks of several chemicals found in disposable nappies, particularly artificial...

Scientists make gene-edited chickens in bid to halt pandemic

LONDON: British scientists are developing gene-edited chickens designed to be totally resistant to flu in a new approach to trying to stop...

Second Chinese woman carrying genetically-edited baby: Report

He Jiankui shocked the scientific community last year after announcing he had successfully altered the genes of twin girls born in...

Bangladesh ‘Tree Man’ returns to hospital as condition worsens

‘I made a mistake by leaving the hospital. I now I understand I should have stayed and continued the treatment here’...

Scientists in Hong Kong claim antiviral breakthrough

Chemical could slow spread of deadly viral illnesses HONG KONG: Hong Kong scientists...

New app gives throat cancer patients their voice back

Vlastimil Gular, who lost his larynx and his voice, speaks in his own voice via a mobile phone using the special...

‘Mosquito birth control’ drug could be ready in 5 years

LONDON: Scientists in the United States said on Tuesday they had taken a major step toward developing a "mosquito birth control" drug...

Profit-hungry tiger breeders behind the push to lift China’s trading ban

Captive tiger numbers in China have grown to estimated 6,500 HONG KONG/HARBIN: At the...

Bolivian bees under threat from coca pesticides

Pale moth used as biological weapon against coca cultivation COROICO: Nancy Carlo Estrada works with her bees outside...

PM opens new expansion project at Amiri Hospital

KUWAIT: HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah attended yesterday the opening of the new...

Mubarak Hospital hosts colorectal cancer awareness campaign

People aged between 45 and 55 advised to undergo screening KUWAIT: A group photo featuring Mubarak A-Kabeer Hospital...

Scientists create bee vaccine to fight off ‘insect apocalypse’

More than 40% bees, butterflies face extinction HELSINKI:  Picture taken shows a bee collecting pollen from a flower...

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