GPs want more support when offering drugs that lower the risk of certain cancers, a new report by the University of Leeds and Cancer Research UK reveals.

A new treatment for Clostridium difficile (C.diff) reduces recurrent infections by nearly 40%, a large study has found.

Restricting the use of a common antibiotic was more important than a high profile 'deep clean' of hospitals in massively reducing UK antibiotic resistant Clostridium difficile, a major study found.

A new £6.8m medical imaging centre which aims to transform the diagnosis and treatment of patients suffering from cancer, heart disease and musculoskeletal diseases has opened.

More than 200 scientists have signed up to a tissue-sharing database designed to reduce the number of animals needed for biomedical research.