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News from 2018 tagged as health

October

Gut microbiota health linked to bacterial infections news

'Artificial embryos' may reduce the need for animals in research press release

Understanding worm stem cells could tap into the potential of our own news

September

£7m multilateral programme to tackle swine and poultry disease press release

Ebola and Lassa fever targeted by new vaccine trial and improved surveillance press release

Pirbright collaboration provides tools for peste des petits ruminants eradication news

Worms in space: The Molecular Muscle Experiment BBSRC press release 

Pirbright scientists help combat African swine fever news

August

Sequencing of biting midge genome paves way for control video 

Milk from bulk storage tanks could be used for foot-and-mouth disease testing press release

Rural poverty in eastern Africa could be reduced with foot-and-mouth disease vaccination strategy press release

July

Gene study pinpoints superbug link between people and animals press release

Don't sweat it: Scientists identify key step in production of BO news

June

Green tea molecule could prevent heart attacks news

May

Department of Health signs MOU with Argentina that will lead to £5 million support via UKRI to tackle AMR in agriculture and impact on the environment press release

Former BBSRC Innovator of the Year finalists shortlisted for the 2018 European Inventor of the Year award news

April

Healthy soil lifts animal weight press release

March

Placenta defects proven to be a factor in prenatal deaths press release

February

Swine and Poultry Research Initiative to address microbiological diseases news

Simple arsenic sensor could save lives news

Curapel, finalist in BBSRC Innovator of the Year competition, launches its first product news

Pirbright helps demonstrate the UK remains free from bluetongue virus news

January

New Caledonian crows extract prey faster with complex hooked tools news

Discovery of a new source of world's deadliest toxin news

AI 'scientist' finds that toothpaste ingredient may help fight drug-resistant malaria news

Scientists zoom in to watch DNA code being read BBSRC press release

How good bacteria control your genes news