Uma versão geneticamente modificada do vírus que causa herpes pode curar câncer de pele, de acordo com pesquisadores. O vírus da herpes modificado é inofensivo para células normais mas, quando injetado
Science & InnovationGory Details Yes, in case you haven’t heard, a doctor in Italy has announced plans to transplant a guy’s head onto a new body two years from now. Sound nuts? Many of the headlines so.
What can virtual reality be when you forget about video game cliches? These experimental apps ponder that question. We’ve heard a lot of talk about virtual reality, but what will people actually do with
If you’re hoping to win an argument this week, try talking neuro-gibberish. Irrelevant neuroscience information – or “neurobabble” – makes for the most convincing scientific explanations, according to
It’s not 100 percent effective, but it’s the best solution out there In 2013, almost 600,000 people died of malaria, a disease caused by a parasite passed to humans through mosquito bites. But these deaths--mostly
Bad experiments for stroke and cancer drugs produce poor results, say research chiefs Research agencies have ordered UK scientists to improve the way they use animals in experiments. Too often poorly projects
Children with a devastating immune condition appear to have been cured, after becoming the first to be given a new form of gene therapy. Without the treatment, the patients who suffer from a rare condition