New gene therapy innovation centre to advance scientific discoveries into life-changing treatments
A pioneering gene therapy innovation centre at the University of Sheffield is set to advance scientific discoveries into promising treatment options for millions of patients with life-threatening diseases.
Parkinson's gene may impair how new neurons are made throughout our lifetime
A gene defect linked to Parkinson’s disease may not only cause the early death of neurons, but also impair the process that generates neurons in the brain throughout our lifetime, a new study has revealed.
Hard of hearing over-70s report memory loss and mental health problems in lockdown
People with hearing difficulties experienced heightened self-reported depression, loneliness, and memory problems during the Covid-19 lockdown, according to an online survey of the over 70s.