Toothpaste ingredient could fight malaria, according to ‘robot scientist’

Research carried out in part by an artificially-intelligent (AI)’robot scientist’ has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be developed to fight drug-resistant strains of malaria. In a study in the journal Scientific Reports, scientists from Britain’s Cambridge University who used the AI robot to conduct high-throughput screening said […]

New designer viruses can help fight cancer: Study

Scientists have created artificial ‘designer’ viruses that can target cancer by alerting the body’s immune system and sending killer cells to fight tumors. Most cancer cells only provoke a limited reaction by the body’s immune system and can thus grow without appreciable resistance. By contrast, viral infections cause the body […]

Tobacco companies lose European court docket fight over bloc’s packaging law

The court docket said the ecu measures from 2014, which include a demand that health warnings cover65% of cigarette packs, don’t move ‘beyond the bounds of what is suitable and vital’. Photograph: Bloomberg Luxembourg/London: Cigarette makers Philip Morris Worldwide Inc., Imperial Manufacturers % and British American Tobacco Percent (BAT) misplaced […]

Shanghai geared up To assist India To fight pollutants: authentic

Beijing in China and New Delhi in India are among the world‘s worst polluted cities. SHANGHAI: China is prepared to percentage superior generation, studies, in addition to ‘green‘ practices with India to counter the effects of environmental degradation, such as air pollution, due to theeconomic improvement of towns, a pinnacle […]

Changes to both policy and lifestyle are needed to fight diabetes 

With deaths and the costs relentlessly rising, societies have to stop sugar-coating the threat and take lifesaving action SCMP Editorial Health experts have long expressed concern about rates of diabetes, especially type 2, the form linked to poor lifestyle. The World Health Organisation’s first major report on the disease is […]