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Head transplant successfully performed on monkey

2016/01/21

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A monkey head transplant was successfully performed at a university in China claims Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero The experiment was carried out at Harbin Medical University in China reported...

Patient killed after struggle with Washington, D.C. hospital guards ruled a homicide

2016/01/05

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A patient who was killed after a struggle with security guards at a Washington D C hospital last year has been ruled a homicide The incident occurred after -year-old...

Autopsy showed Freddie Gray’s death was homicide

2015/12/17

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A mistrial was declared Wednesday in the trial of Baltimore Police Officer William G Porter over the death of Freddie Gray Jurors said they could not reach a verdict...

Syrian fighters using drugs to fight without rest

2015/11/20

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A pill that allows users to experience seemingly boundless energy and euphoria is being used by fighters in Syria to greatly enhance their combat abilities according to a Reuters...

U.S. uterus transplants could help infertile women get pregnant

2015/11/13

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A team in Ohio is spearheading an experimental surgery the first of its kind in the U S that may prove to be significant for infertile women wishing to carry a...

Herbal viagra use can lead to dangerously low blood pressure

2015/10/15

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw While herbal viagra claims to be purely herbal ingredients vary per brand and are often unlisted The FDA has warned against using these herbal supplements as they are not...

Toddler’s head reattached to spine after ‘internal decapitation’

2015/10/07

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Surgeons in Australia have successfully reattached a toddler s head to his neck after he was internally decapitated in a car accident last month On September -month-old Jackson Taylor...

Former US President Jimmy Carter to be treated for brain cancer

2015/08/21

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Former U S president Jimmy Carter will treat his melanoma with pharmaceutical company Merck CO s Keytruda a new treatment that stimulates a patient s immune system so that...

Inhalable Ebola vaccine works in animal tests

2015/07/14

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The first needle-free vaccine against the Ebola virus has shown promise results on monkeys and researchers should begin human trials soon The needle-free Ebola vaccine contains parainfluenza virus type...

Autopsy shows Freddie Gray’s death was homicide

2015/06/24

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The autopsy on Freddie Gray who died several days after suffering a severe spinal injury in the custody of Baltimore police following his arrest on April concluded that he...

Chinese doctor transplants mice heads, plans trials with monkeys

2015/06/08

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A Chinese doctor who has performed hundreds of head transplants on mice says he plans to perform the procedure on monkeys Ren Xiaoping who left a position at the...

Combination of cancer drugs can shrink tumor size by up to a third, research suggests

2015/06/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Two immunotherapy drugs when used together can shrink cancerous tumours by up to a third in some patients a new British trial suggests Combining two cancer drugs ipilimumab and...

Seven injured after AC unit falls 28 storeys in New York City

2015/06/01

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A large air conditioning unit fell from a crane in Midtown New York at a m Sunday morning injuring at least seven pedestrians and motorists A crane was hauling...

New video shows Freddie Gray motionless as police shackle him

2015/05/21

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A new cellphone video obtained by the Baltimore Sun shows Freddie Gray lying motionless as several police officers shackle his ankles and load him into the van The footage...

Woman undergoes bionic eye surgery in Honolulu to restore vision

2015/03/30

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A -year-old woman in Hawaii who was blinded by a hereditary eye disease two years ago received a bionic eye implant last week that will partially restore her vision...

Ultrasound shows promise as treatment for Alzheimer’s

2015/03/26

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Australian researchers have found that mice suffering from Alzheimer s performed much better in behaviour tests after receiving ultrasound treatment a discovery that could give hope in the battle...

Spider venom may hold chemical keys to new painkillers

2015/03/05

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A research team at the University of Queensland in Australia has found seven compounds in spider venom that are able to block the human pain pathway a discovery that may lead...

Bolivia seizes coca leaves disguised as yerba mate tea for the first time

2015/03/03

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Bolivian police confiscated tonnes of shredded coca leaves on Monday concealed in yerba mate tea packets the first such seizure in the country Police say the leaves were destined for Lebanon...

Science explains why people perceive color differently

2015/03/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A photograph of a cocktail dress went viral online recently after it had people divided on whether the dress was actually white with a gold lace trim or blue...

Neuroscientist says human head transplant could happen in two years

2015/02/27

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The world's first attempt to transplant a human head will be launched this year at a surgical conference in the United States The procedure was first proposed in by...

Baby born in Hong Kong with what may have been ‘absorbed’ siblings inside her

2015/02/10

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A baby girl was born at Hong Kong s Queen Elizabeth Hospital in with partially formed fetuses between her liver and left kidney in a case that was recently...

Auditory brainstem implant gives three-year-old Grayson the gift of hearing

2013/06/24

Three-year-old Grayson Clamp has been given the gift of hearing with a revolutionary auditory brainstem implant The implant is an electronic device that stimulates nerves in the brain allowing the child to process sound Grayson was born without the cochlear...
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