Doctors are wary of raising expectations among families affected by cystic fibrosis – which affects 10,000 patients in Britain – after repeated claims since the gene was discovered in 1989 that a gene-therapy cure was just around the corner.
Manila: The Philippines has put its infectious disease response unit on alert following a confirmed case of the highly communicable Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (Mers), officials said on Monday.
Since Ebola erupted in West Africa, there have been 27,443 reported cases, More than 11,000 people have died. “It is under control, we buried the corpse safely and our team will beef up work in the surrounding areas”, Mr. Nyenswah said.
Citing John Maynard Keynes “animal spirits” and Alan Greenspan and Robert Shiller’s uses of the phrase “irrational exuberance”, a study appearing in Scientific Reports suggests hormonal surges could lead to financial market instability. “Then...