Breakthrough reported in treating peanut allergy

/ Aug 17, 2017

Breakthrough reported in treating peanut allergy

Australian researchers have reported a major breakthrough in the relief of deadly peanut allergy with the discovery of a long-lasting treatment they say offers hope that a cure will soon be possible. In clinical trials conducted by scientists at Melbourne's Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, children ...

Japan's biologists plead for urgent eradication of invasive fire ants

Jul 11, 2017

Japan's biologists plead for urgent eradication of invasive fire ants

Biologists are calling for urgent nationwide action to prevent venomous fire ants from infesting Japan after the highly invasive species was spotted at several major ports, including Tokyo. "Japan needs to fight the insects as a national campaign," said Takahiro Murakami, an associate professor of ...