The estimated economic cost of HIV and AIDS in the United States is about $36.4 billion annually, federal government researchers say.
More experienced doctors present during the final stages of labor would mean a lot less emergency Caesarean sections, a British report says.
The Starr Foundation has donated $100 million to promote cancer research at four New York institutions and one in Massachusetts.
Archaeologists have found the remains of an 18th century rectory used by French missionaries in what is now a park in a St. Louis suburb.
Bone grafts allegedly stolen in the United States have gone to at least 40 British patients, it was reported Friday.
China had its worst spell of acid rain in August with Beijing among the hardest hit, the China Meteorological Administration said Friday.
Using a kind of molecular ‘hip joint operation,’ researchers at Uppsala University have succeeded in replacing a natural amino acid in a protein with an artificial one. This step forward opens the possibility of creating ...
Using an animal model, brain researchers in Göttingen have examined the effects of mutations that cause autism in humans. These are mutations in the genes which carry the building instructions for proteins in the neuroligin ...
Biologists at the EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne) have unveiled a new twist in a metabolic pathway that cells use to defend themselves against toxins made by disease-causing bacteria.
Earth Observation Scientists at the University of Leicester have been able to measure from space for the first time signals showing the amount of carbon dioxide taken up by plants, in a project hailed by the Natural Environment ...