Immunity boost from ancient DNA

Australian researchers have discovered a gene variant that sheds new light on how human immunity was finetuned through history. Findings from the Garvan Institute of Medical […]

Bongs, booze and baby boomers

Western countries are sitting on a timebomb of health and social issues arising from drug and alcohol overuse among baby boomers – the generation that won’t […]

Snail venom hope for diabetics

New research has found that venom produced by an Australian marine cone snail could help develop improved diabetes treatments in years to come.