Posts from Category: laboratory

20 August 2020

COVID-19: Effective Test and Trace Could Reduce R Number by Up to 26%

New research from Imperial College London suggests the COVID-19 reproduction rate, or R number, could be reduced by up to 26% if test and trace ...
17 March 2020

Coronavirus: First Vaccine to be Tested by US Volunteers

The first phase of human trials for a vaccination to protect against COVID-19 has begun in the USA. Human trials Four patients, located at the Kaiser Permanente Research ...
10 March 2020

Coronavirus: Scientists to Use Genetic Code to Track Spread in UK

Scientists in the UK are analysing the unique genetic code of samples from infected patients to track how Covid-19 is spreading throughout the country. Covid-19 Each sample ...
3 March 2020

NHS England Approves Funding for Rare Conditions

In celebration of World Rare Disease Day, held on Saturday 29 February 2020, NHS England has struck a deal to fund possibly life-changing treatment for ...
11 February 2020

Could Mushrooms Alleviate Features of Pre-Eclampsia?

New research could suggest that a substance, which is most commonly found in mushrooms could have the ability to alleviate some of the features attributed ...
29 January 2020

Nasal Spray Used for Treatment-Resistant Depression Not Recommended by NICE

A nasal spray which is used by those with treatment-resistant depression has not been recommended for use by NICE due to uncertainties over its clinical ...
28 January 2020

Sheffield University Scientists Develop 3D Parts That Can Fight Bacteria

A team of researchers at the University of Sheffield have 3D printed parts that show resistance to common bacteria. This new discovery has the ability ...
23 January 2020

New Screening Could Potentially ‘Eliminate’ Cervical Cancer in England

A new, more sensitive cervical cancer screening test could potentially save the lives of hundreds of women in England. New Screening As part of the NHS Long ...
15 January 2020

Sir Jackie Stewart: F1 is Hastening Race to Dementia Cure

Formula 1’s ability to find quick solutions is hastening the race to find a cure for dementia, believes three-time world champion Sir Jackie Stewart. Former F1 ...
13 January 2020

Lung Cancer Immunotherapy Proposals Rejected by NICE

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has rejected proposals to combine immunotherapy and chemotherapy for some adults with small cell lung cancer. It’s ...

    Topics

    Accommodation
    Administration
    Agricultural
    Buildings
    Business
    Cleaning
    Clothing
    Communications
    Community
    Construction
    Consultancy & Training
    Culture & Hospitality
    Editors Pick
    Electrical
    Energy
    Energy & Environment
    Equipment
    Events
    Facilities & Property
    Finance
    Financial & Professional
    Food
    Furniture
    Health Online News
    Horticultural
    ICT
    Industrial
    Installation
    IT & Communications
    Laboratory
    Leisure
    Machinery
    Maintenance
    Materials
    Materials & Industrial
    Medical
    Medical Equipment
    Metals
    Office
    Other Services
    Postal
    Premium
    Press Releases
    Property
    Recreational
    Research
    Security
    Social
    Software
    Textiles
    Training
    Transport
    Transport & Logistics
    Travel
    Utilities
    Vehicles
    Water
    28 September 2020

    Landmark strategy launched to cement UK’s position as global leader in genomics

    Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has today heralded ...
    18 September 2020

    New funding to help hospitals introduce digital prescribing

    More patients and healthcare staff will benefit from single electronic ...
    16 September 2020

    Winter plan for health and social services in Wales published

    Health Minister, Vaughn Gething, yesterday (15 September) set-out the preparations ...

    Your curated posts

    28 September 2020

    Landmark strategy launched to cement UK’s position as global leader in genomics

    Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has today heralded ...
    18 September 2020

    New funding to help hospitals introduce digital prescribing

    More patients and healthcare staff will benefit from single electronic ...
    16 September 2020

    Winter plan for health and social services in Wales published

    Health Minister, Vaughn Gething, yesterday (15 September) set-out the preparations ...