The new tools will likely open the doors for scientists to explore many novel areas. With comments from our Alan Regenberg

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Women, especially pregnant women, are frequently excluded from immunisation programmes. The reasoning is often flawed—and the consequences can be fatal – with comments from our Carleigh Krubiner

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A History of Monsters

October 31, 2018

Monsters once inhabited the mysterious fringes of the known world. In our human-dominated present, can they still be found?

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The liver is a fascinating thing

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Expecting More

October 11, 2016

Pregnant women have been excluded from the clinical research agenda for too long, say bioethicists and medical specialists. Spurred on by the Zika crisis, they are pushing to close that knowledge gap. Featuring our Ruth Faden

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If you’re a pregnant woman and have a backache or headache, or a fever, your options for over-the-counter treatment basically boil down to one medication: the pain reliever acetaminophen, better known as Tylenol…But evidence has accumulated that, when taken during pregnancy, acetaminophen may increase the risk that children will develop asthma or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

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Sentient machines are a greater threat to humanity than climate change, according to Oxford philosopher Nick Bostrom

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