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Tree bark molecule may combat malaria

By targetting the early stages of malaria infection, a compound derived from tree bark could help fight the …

02/01/07

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Old-growth forests 'are key carbon sinks'

Forests more than a century old store far more carbon than thought — which could make them valuable on the …

01/12/06

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Wheat gene discovery could fight malnutrition

New research revealing how to boost the nutrient content of wheat could help combat malnutrition in developing …

24/11/06

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African science to benefit from China trade deal

Agricultural science in Africa will be boosted by a trade and aid deal that African countries agreed with China at …

06/11/06

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Trading carbon could reduce deforestation

Industrialised nations could slow down carbon emissions by funding projects that reduce deforestation, says the …

25/10/06

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GM viruses may help cure Hepatitis B infections

A promising new method to treat Hepatitis B uses a GM virus to transport a molecular weapon to where the virus …

18/10/06

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Researchers stop side effects of disused malaria drug

Researchers have raised hopes of treating severe malaria by modifying the structure of an outmoded therapy to …

05/10/06

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Vaccines against bird flu in humans show promise

Promising results from research teams in China and the US raise hopes of producing a vaccine to protect humans …

12/09/06

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