Nigeria advances in natural medicine

Traditional herbal medicines are naturally occurring; plant-derived substances with minimal or no industrial processing that have been used to treat illness within local or regional healing practices. Today is African Traditional Medicine Day. A day set out by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the African Union (AU) to promote and develop traditional medicines. CHUKWUMA […]

Pig organs could soon be transplanted into humans

Piglets that were born after having their genes edited … Pigs’ organs are similar in size to ours and they can be bred easily in large numbers Gene editing creates virus-free piglets, advance moves animals closer to becoming organ donors for people  Scientists have cleared a major barrier to transplanting organs from pigs into humans […]