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AIDs changed the world. Now the world of AIDs is changing.

The now-infamous AIDS epidemic was first reported in June 1981. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported an astonishing 774,467 cases of AIDS within the...
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Resistance Is Futile!!!

You hear stories about it in the news weekly, but just what is antibiotic resistance, and is the future of antibiotic era of healthcare...

Give their Hearts a hug: a new heart treatment

Researchers at Harvard University have developed a novel treatment for heart failure. The new treatment is a robotic silicone sleeve that mimics heart function....

Memento mori: Escaping death

'I have always been terrified of death, and no philosopher or holy man has been able to convince me otherwise.' Such are the words...

A latte for your heart?

Earlier this month, Nature Medicine published a study on inflammasome gene modules which found tenuous but suggestive evidence that coffee could be good for...

Medical students launch new research journal

Students from the University of Exeter Medical School have launched a new health research journal alongside peers from Bristol, Cardiff and Plymouth. The ‘INSPIRE Student...

Nobel Prize winners for 2016

The Nobel Prize Committee has officially announced its recipients for the Nobel Prizes in Chemistry, Physics and Medicine or Physiology. The Nobel Prizes were established...

University of Exeter makes new diabetes discoveries that could lead to...

University of Exeter researchers have uncovered crucial information that could change how Type 1 Diabetes is treated, including the possibility that it may be...

Exeter academics make world’s best list

Six academics from the University of Exeter have earned a place on a prestigious list of the world’s most influential minds, which was published...

The ‘ViroCap’

Late last month, medical science took a quiet but incredibly huge leap forward, and added another item to its bulging inventory of 'Things That...