The GM Chickens that lay eggs with anti-cancer drugs

Chickens have been genetically modified to produce eggs containing high amounts of proteins that are used in cancer treatment. Three eggs containing these proteins are equivalent to one dose of the drug. At roughly 100 times cheaper than producing the drugs in a lab, this new technology is promising and may, in the future, be used on a mass scale to produce these drugs

Parasites that turn their hosts into ‘zombies’

An amazing study has shown how certain parasites can ‘infect’ certain species, causing them to be in the complete control of the parasite.

Flash Glucose Monitoring – Type 1 Diabetes

Life-changing technology is becoming available for thousands of Type-1 Diabetics who have been unable to access it on the NHS. Currently, 80% of the NHS budget for Type-1 Diabetes is spent on dealing with complications, rather than preventing them. This £1000 per year technology could save the NHS millions.