Jeremy Hunt’s intervention appeared designed to scupper Labour attempts to seize the initiative over health in early skirmishes in the election campaign
If we don't like rich landlords then we can raise taxes on the rich generally, but it will be a brave politician who suggests it
A wide variety of DNA mutations which differ from one person to another might play a decisive role in triggering schizophrenia according to two of the largest studies to date into the complex genetics of the mental disorder.
Beijing Genomics Institute is producing 500 cloned pigs per year
Retailer has recalled more medicines as a precaution after a possible manufacturing fault was identified
Conclusion that teachers are less important than biology sparks outrage, as researchers call for national curriculum to be abandoned in favour of personalised lesson plans
Dr Sanger was 'one of the most important scientists of the 20th century'
Scientists are calling for a wider public debate on a new development in genetics that could allow the simple and accurate manipulation of the human genome, as revealed yesterday by The Independent.
It is now clear that the "one or two mistakes" were in fact overwhelming problems, but phasing out the LCP still leaves the problems it was created to resolve
A local official said an agreement of pay was reached with "mutual satisfaction"
Tests have established a direct link between the Duke of Cambridge and a woman believed to have been at least half Indian
Mitochondrial replacement could help families at risk of a certain class of genetic disorders
Britain needs a radical rethink of its defences against emerging plant diseases brought in from abroad, such as the chalara fungus now threatening ash trees, the Environment Secretary, Owen Patterson, said.
Company 'decided to withhold its trade secrets'
Pharmaceutical giant withdraws existing treatment to boost profits
As many as 13,000 patients across the US had steroid injections that may have been contaminated by a fungus linked to a rare form of meningitis that has killed eight people, federal officials said yesterday.