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#Scientists discover #cancer-fighting berry on tree that only grows in Far North Queensland

A dog called Oscar pre-treatment with the berry compound (L) & 15 days after treatment (R).

Jessica van Vonderen reporting,

Scientists have been surprised by the rapid cancer-fighting properties of a berry found only in Far North Queensland. 456 more words


Wait for unintended consequences -- Scientists to test lab-grown penises

Penises grown in laboratories could soon be tested on men by scientists developing technology to help people with congenital abnormalities, or who have undergone surgery for aggressive cancer or suffered traumatic injury.

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Ebola virus vaccine to be tested in UK #Ebola #EbolaVaccineTrials #GlaxoSmithKline

CHRIS HIGGINS.Scientist takes blood out test tube in laboratory test of Ebola Zaire virus. luchschen / Shutterstock

Human trials of an Ebola vaccine are set to begin in Britain within a few weeks, with the number of potential cases projected to reach 20,000 during this outbreak. 303 more words


Experimental Ebola Vaccine Heads to Human Trials

An experimental Ebola vaccine will soon enter phase one of a clinical trial on humans, the National Institute of Health said Thursday.

Initial testing will take place at the NIH’s Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, while the NIH is in the process of working out tests in Ebola-stricken West Africa. 237 more words