Experiments conducted on lab monkey amygdala may also help the search for new treatments for depression, drug addiction, binge eating and other behavioural problems in humans, its authors hope.
26 Jan 2015 10:01
TODAY reports: A study by the National University of Singapore shows that when the chemotherapy drug Epirubicin is attached to nanodiamonds, the treatment is more effective and patients suffer from less side effects.
26 Jan 2015 02:11
The World Health Organisation's chief on Sunday (Jan 25) admitted the UN agency had been caught napping on Ebola and pledged reforms to avoid similar mistakes in future.
24 Jan 2015 09:14
A total of 51 cases of measles in seven US states have been reported, and a child from Mexico who visited Disneyland in California is also reported to be infected.
23 Jan 2015 19:18
Sierra Leone lifted quarantine measures imposed at the height of the Ebola epidemic, as the WHO warned the crisis was still "extremely alarming" despite a drop in new cases.