EU's top court has cleared the patenting of human eggs used to produce stem cells but which were unable to develop into a viable embryo.
17 Dec 2014 18:54
A UK study has shown that about 76 per cent of cognitive decline is accounted for by lifestyle and other environmental factors.
16 Dec 2014 20:40
France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched on Tuesday (Dec 16) with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana.
16 Dec 2014 03:40
Farmed Norwegian salmon - repeatedly criticised for its supposed effects on health - can be safely eaten even by pregnant women, a new report by experts said.
16 Dec 2014 03:37
A British government-commissioned review has found that resistance to antibiotics could account for 10 million deaths a year and hit global gross domestic product by 2.0 to 3.5 per cent by 2050.