People living with HIV in Malawi are being given access to vital tests thanks to a simpler way of transporting blood.
HIV can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug, researchers show.
Canadian health authorities have approved the drug RU-486, commonly known as the abortion pill.
Scientists identify five types of prostate cancer, each with a distinct genetic signature.
South Korea’s PM Hwang Kyo-ahn declares a “de facto end” to the Mers virus outbreak, after no new infections are reported for 23 days.
Malarial mosquitoes are posing a new threat – they have started biting during the day in some parts of Africa
Pros and cons of using first licensed malaria vaccine
The world’s first malaria vaccine has cleared one of the final regulatory hurdles prior to being used to immunise children in sub-Saharan Africa.