1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
Influenza protection can be transferred across species, say scientists who have identified a key gene in ducks.
A vaccine in the form of a skin patch has proved more effective than a needle in mice.
We are pleased to report that planning permission was granted last week for a new world-leading biomedical research institute in London.
Bird flu epidemics could be prevented by GM chickens that stop the spread of flu to other birds.
Scientists have developed nanoparticles that boost the effectiveness of vaccines in mice by mimicking part of the natural immune response.