Genetic details of controversial ‘three-parent baby’ revealed
When a United States (U.S.) fertility clinic revealed last year that it had created a baby boy using a controversial technique that mixes Deoxyribo Nucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material from three people, scientists were quick to raise the alarm.
Jesus's tomb restored after months of work
The tomb where Jesus is believed to have been buried is being unveiled again following nine months of restoration work that will be highlighted at a much-anticipated ceremony Wednesday.
First fluorescent frog found in Argentina
Argentine and Brazilian scientists at the Bernardino Rivadaiva Natural Sciences Museum made the discovery while studying the metabolic origin of pigments in a tree-frog species common to South America.
Leadership Initiative trains primary healthcare workers in Lagos
Leadership Initiative For Youths Empowerment, a Non Governmental Organization (NGO), has trained health workers at Primary Healthcare Centres in Isolo and Itire areas of Lagos, on improving community access to sexual....
Chronic kidney disease
Chronic kidney disease is a progressive loss of kidney function over a period of months and years. There are numerous causes, which include other diseases like, hypertension, diabetes, glomerulonephritis etc.
Minister wants government to leverage on mobile technology for improved access to health, others
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has stressed the need to use mobile technology to expand access to health and nutrition services in the country.
Science unravels spiders' monstrous food web
The world's spiders eat 400-800 million tonnes of insects every year -- equivalent to the amount of meat and fish that humans consume over the same period, a study said Tuesday.
Parenthood linked to longer life
Parents, take courage. If you survive the sleep deprivation, toddler tantrums and teenage angst, you may be rewarded with a longer life than your childless peers, researchers said Tuesday.