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Dancing With The Stars' Julian Benson on how not even CF could stop him from dancing

Julian wears: Jacket, Claire Garvey, price on request, clairegarvey,com; T-shirt, River Island, €25; trousers, Julian’s own. Photo: Barry McCall Dancing With The Stars’ Julian Benson on how not even CF could stop him from dancing Independent.ie Julian Benson has always been a fighter. We’re sitting in a quiet corner of Dublin’s InterContinental hotel and he’s… Read More »

The breakthroughs that could save our lives

It has been a remarkable year of promise in medical science – from reversing blindness and paralysis to progress in cancer and infertility. First gene-edited babies, probably. A scientist in China caused the biggest stir in science for years when he claimed to have made the world’s first gene-edited babies. The twin girls are apparently… Read More »

Pediatric leukemia 'super drug' could be developed in the coming years

Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered two successful therapies that slowed the progression of pediatric leukemia in mice, according to three studies published over the last two years in the journal Cell, and the final paper published Dec. 20 in Genes & Development. When a key protein responsible for leukemia, MLL, is stabilized, it slows the… Read More »