The fight against poverty-related diseases is gaining ground as scientists prepare trials of vaccines for hookworm, leishmaniasis and other parasitic diseases common in the developing world, thanks to the support of public research funding.
The largest cancer genetic survey ever conducted is revealing how common gene alterations influence our cancer risk – and the results could potentially enable better prevention and screening.
Demonstrating safety and changes to city regulations are needed to integrate autonomous shuttles with current systems, say researchers.
Dr Olivia Roth talks about her research on the evolution of male pregnancy.
Prof. J Murray Roberts is carrying out a health check on the Atlantic.