Coalition of leading scientists claim ferret experiments could lead to a pandemic
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Thursday 13 June 2013
Professor Mark Kendall's Nanopatch was shown off last night to crowds at TEDGlobal
Tuesday 04 June 2013
Veterinary Association accused of being too close to farmers in letter to The Independent
After Michael Douglas' claims, the doctors' verdict on oral sex: There's only a 'very small' risk of cancer
Monday 03 June 2013
Michael Douglas may have been displaying admirable candour when he told a journalist this weekend that his throat cancer had been caused by a virus “which…comes about from cunnilingus” – but he also sparked a minor health scare.
Thursday 30 May 2013
A £52m refit for BBC's Bush House
Monday 27 May 2013
Radical animal rights activists plan to squat at Owen Paterson’s house in southern France
Wednesday 22 May 2013
New treatment developed by fusing key proteins of the virus with a bacterial protein
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Justin Bieber’s pet monkey is set to become property of Germany after the Canadian pop star failed to produce the correct vaccination and import papers for the animal.
Thursday 16 May 2013
But up-take remains too low among the worst-hit 10 to 18 age group
Wednesday 08 May 2013
Some of the best musical moments are borne from random discovery. Previously, that might have been via something overheard in a record shop. Or, say, seeing a band you don’t know live. Though, that option didn’t exist for Andy Bellis this week.
'Appalling irresponsibility': Senior scientists attack Chinese researchers for creating new strains of influenza virus in veterinary laboratory
Thursday 02 May 2013
Experts warn of danger that the new viral strains created by mixing bird-flu virus with human influenza could escape from the laboratory to cause a global pandemic killing millions of people.
Wednesday 01 May 2013
A badger flash-mob protested today against a Government-led cull of the animals, outside the Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs (Defra).
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
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- 5 Burglar steals video tapes of child abuse, hands them into police