Access keys

Skip to content Accessibility Home News, events and publications Site map Search Privacy policy Help Contact us Terms of use

Health news from 2019


Pigs can be used to test human flu vaccines, say Pirbright scientists 


Eating blueberries every day improves heart health press release

Gut worms may hinder the spread of prions to the brain news


Genetic study reveals how gut bacteria work to keep us healthy press release

£14.8m investment to enhance health and livelihoods in the developing world BBSRC press release

Parkinson's clues seen in tiny fish could aid quest for treatments news

Sugar could be sweet solution to respiratory disease news


People choose romantic partners with similar lifespan news


From Bird Flu to Bovine TB: £3m announced to continue the fight against animal-to-human diseases news

Pioneering study could offer protection to patients with rare genetic disease press release

Space worms set to help researchers understand muscle loss news

What can worms tell us about human ageing? news


Hens that lay human proteins in eggs offer future therapy hope press release

Scientists find new way to target norovirus family news