For the first time in history, scientists have successfully repaired a piece of faulty embryo that causes deadly heart diseases to run in families, according to a report by BBC
This could help in preventing thousands of disorders passed down through generations.
The US and South Korean team...
Scientists in the United Kingdom have confirmed the existence of a new sexually transmitted disease called mycoplasma genitalium.
The confirmation of the bacterial disease, which causes painful urination among other things, as an STD comes more than two decades after it was first discovered.
The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Professor Folorunsho Adewole, a ministerial nominee on Tuesday, said that Nigeria loses about 800,000 children to preventable diseases yearly.
Adewole, who is one of the minister nominees, made this known during his screening at the National...