Baby born from ovary frozen in mother's childhoodWritten by Euronews24
A woman in Belgium is the first in the world to give birth to a baby using transplanted ovarian tissue frozen when she was still a child, doctors say.
The 27-year-old had an ovary removed at age 13, just before she began invasive treatment for sickle cell anaemia.
Polio in Pakistan: Drop of 70% recorded this yearWritten by Euronews24
Polio cases in Pakistan have dropped by 70% this year as troops make territorial advances in the north against militants opposed to vaccination programmes, government officials have told the BBC.
Cancer drug combination 'shrinks 60% of melanomas'Written by Euronews24
A pair of cancer drugs can shrink tumours in nearly 60% of people with advanced melanoma, a new trial has suggested.
An international trial on 945 patients found treatment with ipilimumab and nivolumab stopped the cancer advancing for nearly a year in 58% of cases.
Spinal cord injury may respond to cancer drugWritten by Euronews24
A group of drugs being tested for cancer could also be used to treat spinal cord injuries, a study in mice suggests.
Mice treated with cancer drugs called nutlins recovered much more movement than those left untreated.
Sleep training 'may reduce racism and sexism'Written by Euronews24
Levels of unconscious racist and sexist bias have been reduced by manipulating the way the brain learns during sleep.
A team at Northwestern University, Chicago, played sounds while people slept to trigger and enforce memories of an exercise earlier in the day.
HIV drugs should be given at diagnosis, trial suggestsWritten by Euronews24
HIV drugs should be given at the moment of diagnosis, according to a major trial that could change the way millions of people are treated.
People currently get antiretroviral therapy only when their white blood cell levels drop.
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