Healthy sperm have been created in mice with a common form of infertility, raising hope for future treatment for men with extra sex chromosomes A common genetic cause of male infertility has been overcome in mice using a technique that creates healthy sperm in the laboratory, scientists have shown. Show More Summary
(Tohoku University) Researchers hope an artificial womb used to incubate healthy baby lambs can be used in future technology for premature babies.
Rights groups welcome abolition of article 522 of penal code and say decision raises hopes other states will follow suit Lebanon has joined a number of other Arab states in scrapping a law that allowed rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims. Show More Summary
By Liz Hampton HOUSTON (Reuters) - Mergers among offshore oil drillers are raising hopes that consolidation could bring relief to a sector struggling to emerge from an industry downturn triggered by low crude prices. Transocean Ltd,Show More Summary
Nia Vardalos is set to star in Suburbs Famous (working title), a dramedy series in development at Bravo, which is produced by Tony Kranrtz and his Flame Ventures, I have learned. Co-written by Vardalos and former Raising Hope showrunner Mike...Show More Summary
With the sexually transmitted disease fast becoming drug resistant, successful lab tests of closthioamide show potential as an effective new treatment A new class of antibiotic has been found to work in the lab against the sexually transmitted...Show More Summary
MAPUTO (Reuters) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi and opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama met at the weekend for the first time since 2015, raising hopes of an end to violence following a disputed election three years ago.
(University of Edinburgh) A tiny medical device containing gold specks could boost the effects of cancer medication and reduce its harm, research suggests.
Groundbreaking project corrects faulty DNA linked to fatal heart condition and raises hopes for parents who risk passing on genetic diseases Scientists have modified human embryos to remove genetic mutations that cause heart failure in otherwise healthy young people in a landmark demonstration of the controversial procedure. Show More Summary
India's central bank has cuts its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point, raising hopes of lower borrowing costs for households as inflation ebbs. The announcement by … Click to Continue »
An Arizona State University researcher has made another breakthrough using the rare-earth metal erbium as the gain material for an optical amplifier, this time with an achievement that will enable its use for the first time with small chip optical technologies. Show More Summary
TOKYO, July 31 (Reuters) – Japan’s big three shippers on Monday reported profits for the first quarter, bouncing back from losses a year earlier and raising hopes the firms could be emerging from the industry’s worst-ever downturn on record. Show More Summary
Japan's big three shippers on Monday reported profits for the first quarter, bouncing back from losses a year earlier and raising hopes the firms could be emerging from the industry's worst-ever downturn on record. Mitsui OSK Lines swung to…
Draft document says Elysée hopes Libyan PM and eastern commander will agree to truce and to work towards elections The office of the French president has said it hopes Libya’s prime minister, Fayez al-Sarraj, and the divided country’s eastern commander, Khalifa Haftar, will agree on Tuesday to a conditional ceasefire and to work towards elections. Show More Summary
Wildlife researchers in Cambodia say they have found a breeding location for the masked finfoot bird, one of the world's most endangered, raising hopes of its continuing survival.
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump's son and a Russian attorney, and the failure to disclose it, add new urgency to the push to pass a Russian sanctions bill that has been stalled in Congress, lawmakers and aides said on Tuesday. Show More Summary
Chinese and Indian soldiers are staring one another down across the barrels of missile launchers, mortars and high velocity guns in the frozen wastes of the western Himalayas and leech-infested rain forests of the eastern Himalayas. Currently, the Indian, American and Japanese navies, including submarines and aircraft and helicopter carriers, are also conducting exercises to [...]Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The seasonal monsoon rains have covered most of India and the amount of precipitation so far is within expectations, the head of the country's weather office said, raising hopes for higher farm output after increased sowing of rice and soybean crops.
Venezuela hit its 100th day of anti-government protests Sunday, amid uncertainty over whether the release from prison a day earlier of prominent political prisoner Leopoldo Lopez might open the way to negotiations to defuse the profound crisis gripping the country. Show More Summary