Mosquitoes ‘Put Off Biting’ By Human Diet Drugs

Scientists say they may have found a way to reduce the appetite of blood-hungry mosquitoes, by giving them human diet drugs. This left them feeling full and bloated and put them off biting, US researchers said. They said the technique could be used to prevent…

More Over-75s Should Take Statins, Experts Say

More people over the age of 75 should be taking statins, scientists have said, following a review of research. There had been a lack of evidence about how much the cholesterol-lowering drugs benefit this age group. But the review found they cut the risk of…

Breast Cancer Risk Test ‘Game Changer’

Experts have developed a potentially “game-changing” test to predict a woman’s risk of breast cancer. It combines information on family history and hundreds of genetic markers with other factors, such as weight, to give the most comprehensive assessment possible, says Cancer Research UK. The test…

Upgrading Your Lab with LIS Lab Solutions

The workload of laboratories have increased over the years. With all of the competition and demands for results, labs would need to be more efficient in their work and delivering much-needed information to physicians. This is why using LIS solutions for your workplace will help…