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06.09.2014 - 18:43

New study reveals strong link between higher levels of pollution and lung health of European citizen

New data has identified a clear link between higher levels of exposure to air pollution and deteriorating lung health in adult European citizens. More...

01.09.2014 - 08:40

New Tuberculosis Blood Test in Children is Reliable and Highly Specific

A new blood test provides a fast and accurate tool to diagnose tuberculosis in children, a new proof-of-concept study shows. The newly developed test More...

28.08.2014 - 12:01

Environment and Health Experts Commit to Actions on Climate Change

More than 500 delegates to the EcoHealth 2014 conference have issued a call to action to urgently and collaboratively address the impacts of climate More...

20.08.2014 - 19:00

Seals Introduced Tuberculosis to the New World

Seals carried tuberculosis from Africa to the Peruvian coast a new study in the journal 'nature' shows. Scientists including Mireia Coscollá Devís More...

13.08.2014 - 18:04

New insight into the survival and transmission strategy of malaria parasites

Malaria parasites exploit the function of the well-known epigenetic regulator HP1 to promote their survival and transmission between human hosts, a More...

11.07.2014 - 18:19

A woman is the heartbeat of every nation...

A music video by the MamaYe Ghana Team on the need to work towards improving maternal and newborn health in Ghana has just been published. Swiss TPH More...