Swiss drugmaker Roche upped its bet on personalized cancer treatment on Monday, saying it is now ready to sell a blood test around the world that can identify common cancer gene mutations from a patient's blood.
More governments should turn away from a repressive war on drugs that has "failed" and look to proven strategies to implement regulated markets for risky substances, a group of former presidents and leaders said in a report published Monday.
Barbara's husband was a victim of the contaminated blood scandal that left nearly 3,000 people dead.
The government will launch an adult social care recruitment campaign to promote care careers.
Inquiry hears emotional testimonies by people caught up in the "worst-ever NHS treatment disaster".
For three whirlwind days in June, U.S. scientist Zhi Hong went shopping at the Boston Bio Conference to find drugs to fill the pipeline of his two-week-old drug company.
Families say children have to be suicidal before they receive help.
New research finds that the hypothalamus, the brain area that controls the stress response, is larger in people with affective disorders.
India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".
A recent study concludes that a special type of video game could be used to successfully reduce chronic low back pain at a patient's home.