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Chemically modified plant compounds fight against hepatitis E virus

Chemically modified plant compounds fight against hepatitis E virus

In a search to find an effective drug for the hepatitis E virus, researchers discover a plant compound that prevents the replication of viruses. Researchers...
WHO: The development of new antibiotic treatments is stagnant

WHO: The development of new antibiotic treatments is stagnant

A WHO report highlights the lack of antibiotic treatment development and how this impacts the future of infection care. In the annual pipeline report by...
male contraceptive pill

Scientists achieve male contraceptive pill breakthrough

An effective male contraceptive pill could soon be on the horizon, with a new study demonstrating that two experimental drugs were well-tolerated in men,...
Tacking drug-resistant tuberculosis bacteria with new antibiotics

Tacking drug-resistant tuberculosis bacteria with new antibiotics

Researchers have discovered new antibiotics that have the potential to tackle drug-resistant tuberculosis bacteria. Tuberculosis is a bacterial infection that mainly affects the lungs, causing...
Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer’s disease: is plasticity science’s big breakthrough?

NervGen is developing a novel drug candidate that could revolutionise treatment for conditions associated with central nervous system damage, including Alzheimer’s disease. It promises to...
drug-delivery system

Gel-based drug-delivery system makes tablets a thing of the past

Scientists have developed an innovative drug-delivery system that administers medications through gels. The new system provides an alternative method for ingesting treatments for patients...
uveal melanoma

Drug treatment for uveal melanoma shows exciting results

Effective drug treatment for a rare type of eye cancer known as uveal melanoma (UM) may soon be on the horizon, thanks to a...
spinal cord injury treatment

UK scientists discover an effective new spinal cord injury treatment

A group of UK-based researchers at the University of Birmingham have potentially identified a powerful new spinal cord injury treatment, discovering that an existing...
treatment for cataracts

World’s first drug treatment for cataracts could be available soon

The first ever drug treatment for cataracts could be on the market imminently, with a team of international scientists at Anglia Ruskin University (ARU)...
New lung cancer treatment stops cancer from worsening for over two years 

New lung cancer treatment stops cancer from worsening for over two years 

A new life-extending lung cancer treatment is now available on the NHS, which could benefit over 550 patients a year. The revolutionary lung cancer treatment...

Enhancing the efficacy of cancer vaccines and antibody drug conjugates

In its quest to optimise treatment for cancer and infectious diseases, Defence Therapeutics illustrates how its groundbreaking Accum technology elevates the performance of vaccines...
Life-saving arthritis drugs can treat Covid patients

Life-saving arthritis drugs can treat Covid patients

The NHS is repurposing a cutting-edge arthritis drug to treat the most seriously ill Covid patients in the hospital. The RECOVERY trial carried out through the...
treatment for dementia

Sodium selenate drug may provide a new treatment for dementia

Research pioneered at Monash University has potentially discovered an effective new treatment for dementia, specifically for a rare form of the disease called behavioural...
Exciting development reduces chronic inflammation

Exciting development reduces chronic inflammation

Researchers successfully mitigate chronic inflammation in mice using customised "mini-antibodies", a discovery that could transform future treatments. A discovery by a team of researchers at...
NICE announces two new antimicrobial drugs coming to the NHS

NICE announces two new antimicrobial drugs coming to the NHS

Cefiderocol and ceftazidime-avibactam, two antimicrobial drugs, will be made available on the NHS with the hopes to tackle antimicrobial resistance. The National Institute for Health...
psilocybin treatment

Psilocybin treatment offers effective alternative for patients with depression

Novel research has signified the exciting potential of employing psychedelics to treat depression, finding that psilocybin treatment can help alleviate the impacts of the...
bladder cancer treatments

Scientists identify a range of new bladder cancer treatments

A study performed at MedUni Vienna has discovered hundreds of new potential bladder cancer treatments, with one commonly used drug demonstrating effectiveness against two...
Antiviral Treatment for COVID-19

Novel antiviral treatment for COVID-19 administered to high-risk patients

The NHS is administering a novel antiviral treatment for COVID-19 to patients who are most at risk, which improves symptoms within hours. Thousands of patients...
New Cancer Drug

New cancer drug developed in CU lab

CU Cancer Centre scientists recently demonstrated how a new cancer drug can slow the progression of cancer cells, by inhibiting the oncogene CHD1L, which...
New treatment for urothelial cancer available on the NHS

New treatment for urothelial cancer available on the NHS

Over 800 people with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer will benefit from a new treatment – avelumab. Urothelial cancer is a type of bladder...

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