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Male hormones activate heart disease genes

Male hormones activate heart disease genes

Researchers at Sydney's Royal Prince Alfred hospital and the Heart Research Institute say they have discovered a major reason why men are more likely to die from coronary heart disease than women.... More...

Low turnout for anti-GM rally sends clear message

The anti-GM movement barely managed to scrape up 100 protesters for a lunchtime rally at Parliament today to oppose the lifting of the moratorium next month. "The low turnout today sends a clear m... More...

Stem cell progress on Parkinson's

Scientists have revealed further evidence that stem cells offer a realistic hope of developing treatments for Parkinson's disease. At a conference of stem cell experts in London on Monday, Profess... More...

OGTR invites submissions on GM cotton

Australia’s Gene Technology Regulator has issued an invitation to comment on the risk assessment and risk management plan for the limited and controlled release of GM insecticidal and herbicide tolera... More...

Open letter to Take5 from Cystic Fibrosis parents

The following letter has been sent to the organisers of the Take5 campaign by the Canterbury Branch of the Cystic Fibrosis Association. '15 September 2003Mr Menendez & Ms ErOrganisersTak... More...

MaDGE lends support to GM papaya?

We have just received photographic evidence from Italy which poses an important question about what happens to discarded items of personal protest clothing.Have Madge members seen an export opport... More...

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Mycoplasma Bovis: More Properties Positive

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RBNZ: Super Fund Chief To Be New Reserve Bank Governor

Adrian Orr has been appointed as Reserve Bank Governor effective from 27 March 2018, Finance Minister Grant Robertson says. More>>


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Insurance: 2017 Worst Year On Record For Weather-Related Losses

The Insurance Council of New Zealand (ICNZ) announced today that 2017 has been the most expensive year on record for weather-related losses, with a total insured-losses value of more than $242 million. More>>