The potential of human-animal chimeras leave scientists with the question of ethics
Pancreatic cancer is the eighth most common cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide, but a new treatment aims to dull the disease’s deadly edge
Lifestyle practises to prevent cancer are becoming neglected
There is ‘no question’ that delays in the approval of life-saving new medicines will prove fatal for some, says Professor Paul Workman
The finding opens up 'a whole new area of science'
Viruses may ‘go easy’ on women so they can be passed on to children, according to researchers from Royal Holloway, University of London
Buchy sparked controversy when he admitted 'I've never even thought about it'
State school applicants with 'compassion, empathy and enthusiasm' are encouraged to apply for one of 25 places on the new scheme
Apparently women can have such ailments as depression and acne thrust upon them for the greater good of preventing an unwanted pregnancy, but the same level of discomfort cannot be expected of men
'I got psychosis and started seeing things which weren’t there. It happened just like that', one woman told The Independent
Results raise hopes of cure for a disease that killed more than 5,000 people in the UK in 2014
Another study shows that although average life expectancy has risen by 10 years since 1990, the healthy life expectancy (the years without serious illness or disability) rose by only 6.1 years
Biotech and pharma stocks have been hit hard under pressure from Hillary Clinton and Congress. What's next?
Nine out of 10 women suffer from PMS symptoms, while only 19 per cent of men experience erectile dysfunction
'For me, it felt like a complete wonder drug and I can’t wait for it to be available,' says a trial patient
Doctors from the clinical advisory group have claimed NHS England tried to sabotage attempts to introduce the expensive drugs, to delay them until the following financial year because they didn't have enough funding