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Medical News Today: Why scientists are searching the ocean for new drugs

As medical researchers continue their efforts to improve human health, some are turning their attention to the ocean because they believe that the Earth’s seas might harbor novel disease-fighting chemistry. Could human health depend on the creatures of the ocean? The oceans cover more than two-thirds of Earth. As the adage goes, we know more… Read More »

Scientists with ties to China ousted from US cancer center amid fears of foreign influence

According to documents and statements reviewed by CNN, five scientists at the institution were flagged by the US National Institutes of Health — which funds biomedical research across the country — “regarding a variety of threats, including data security and intellectual property loss,” according to a statement by the cancer center. Internal investigations revealed a… Read More »