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Novel principle for cancer treatment shows promising effect
Healthy lifestyle in middle age linked to reduced dementia risk
Hopes of new treatment strategies for glaucoma
Data-driven discovery of biomarkers pave way for improved diagnosis of contact allergy
Genetic differences important for Alzheimer’s diagnosis
New research identifies which T cells patrol body
Youth depression tied to higher risk of 66 diseases and premature death
Study shows why some people may become seriously ill from meningococcal bacteria
New fundamental knowledge of “abdominal brain”
Promising vaccine for Crimean-Congo virus
New study explains important cause of fatal influenza
New type of immunotherapy may pave way for better cancer treatments
Digital CBT effective for severe COVID-19 worry
Frozen eggs and ovarian tissue helped women conceive children after breast cancer
Promising results from in vitro combination therapy against COVID-19
Baricitinib treatment linked to reduced mortality in COVID-19 patients
Early-life events linked to lung health in young adulthood
Greatly increased risk of attempted suicide in girls after sexual abuse
Survey of COVID-19 research provides fresh overview
Mid-levels of immune marker at birth may protect against autism
Anti-depressant repurposed to treat childhood cancer
Synthetic antibody can block SARS-CoV-2 infection
New analysis method can lead to better cancer drugs
Malaria parasites hide out in humans when it’s not mosquito season
Study shows how exercise stalls cancer growth through immune system
Stockholm trio sets up in Brussels
Even mild fatty liver disease is linked to increased mortality
Nobel Prize for hepatitis C discovery
Stem cells can help repair spinal cord after injury
HPV vaccine effective against cervical cancer
Neandertal gene variant increases risk of severe Covid-19
Strong activation of anti-bacterial T cells linked to severe COVID-19
Women could conceive after ovarian tumours
Immunological cause of severe COVID-19 identified
SARS-CoV-2 during pregnancy was not associated with complications in neonates
A cheaper, faster COVID-19 test
Breakthrough for tomorrow’s dentistry
Rare hyperinflammatory syndrome in children with COVID-19 described
Researchers identify nanobody that may prevent COVID-19 infection
These lifestyle choices can reduce risk of chronic kidney disease
Lifestyle choices can reduce risk of kidney disease
Swine flu vaccination in pregnant women did not increase risk of autism in offspring
Immunity to COVID-19 is probably higher than tests have shown
Antibiotics associated with increased risk of inflammatory bowel disease
New insights into immune system’s role in severe COVID
Approved drug reduces ventilator time for patients with severe COVID
Cloth face masks can reduce spread of SARS-CoV
Vitamin B3 shows promise for glaucoma patients in world-first clinical trial