Category: Health

Nobel prize awarded for imaging molecules

Image copyright GAVIN MURPHY/NATURE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Image caption A bacterial "motor" as seen with cryo-electron microscopy The 2017 Nobel Prize in chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for …

First global pledge to end cholera by 2030

Image copyright EPA Health officials from around the world are meeting in France to commit to preventing 90% of cholera deaths by 2030. The disease, which is spread through …

AncestryDNA angers privacy campaigners

Image copyright Bloomberg Privacy campaigners have criticised genealogy company Ancestry.com for continuing to keep customers' DNA data. The move comes despite the firm axing a controversial "perpetuity clause" from …