Biology in the News

Have you heard or read something fascinating in the news? If so, share it here...

Andrea Allin
Sep 23

https://apple.news/A1p3UieOPTwOOmf9aDcD4AQ
Isobel Clarke
Sep 9

https://www.nst.com.my/world/2019/09/519220/74-year-old-indian-gives-birth-twins-following-ivf-treatment
viviever
Nov 4, 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/nov/04/five-diseases-that-dogs-can-detect
Ophelia Hedborg
Feb 19, 2018

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/sheep-human-hybrids-chimeras-crispr-organ-transplant-health-science/
Katie Ball
Nov 27, 2017

https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23631534-400-soft-robot-that-squeezes-your-heart-keeps-damaged-organs-pumping/ https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/health-38651596
olivthom
May 3, 2017

Interesting article about artificial wombs (basically allowing lambs to develop sufficiently in a bag of water and salts) and how Alan Flake, MD, has simulated the placenta by using the lambs own hear
Lyubov tsenkova
Sep 15

https://edition.cnn.com/2019/09/13/health/china-crispr-hiv-intl-hnk/index.html
Kaylee Keister
Jun 5

https://apple.news/AAUxYuccnTxa1q0WLJj9EQg
olivthom
Apr 24, 2018

https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23831730-300-making-babies-how-to-create-human-embryos-with-no-egg-or-sperm/
olivthom
Jan 15, 2018

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/01/180109161544.htm original journal entry: http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(17)31451-4?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrie
olivthom
Nov 7, 2017

Injecting a heart attack patient with HDL within hours of myocardial infarction prevents further damage top the heart by increasing glucose metabolism of heart muscle cells: https://www.thenakedscient
risaacs
May 1, 2017

Here is a link to a very interesting article published April 29 2017: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170429095021.htm
Izzie Gleason
Sep 10

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-london-49607786/acid-attack-survivor-regains-sight-via-new-surgery
Laureanne Hall
Mar 12

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/01/190123091155.htm
olivthom
Mar 19, 2018

http://uk.businessinsider.com/taylor-muhl-birthmark-discovers-shes-her-own-twin-2018-3?r=US&IR=T
olivthom
Jan 15, 2018

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/01/key-successful-pregnancy-tamed-immune-reaction
georgrea
Sep 26, 2017

https://www.ted.com/talks/jim_fallon_exploring_the_mind_of_a_killer