For decades, immunologists have been trying to train the transplant recipient's immune system to accept transplanted cells and organs without the long-term use of anti-rejection drugs. New University of Minnesota preclinical research shows that this is now possible.
Lions and tigers are being born with painful deformities caused by inbreeding at industrial-style centers that harvest their body parts for a growing trade in traditional Asian ‘medicine’, investigators have revealed.
Iran exported $570 million worth of medicinal plants during the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2019) to register an increase of $120 million compared to the previous year, said an official with the Agriculture Ministry.
We have always heard of how laughter is the best medicine, and the saying holds true for a lot of health problems. When we are with a group of friends or family, we laugh, smile, share experiences and funny stories, which make us feel instantly better.
Biogen, an American multinational biotechnology company called on the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to look again at the proposed pricing for the only available treatment for the rare but fatal muscle-wasting disease spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).