Revolutionary X-ray treatment offers new hope for diseased eyes

Revolutionary X-ray treatment offers hope for diseased eyes Non-invasive Oraya therapy inhibits blood vessel growth – reducing inflammation and scarring of the eye | UPDATED: 22:03 GMT, 22 December 2012 A revolutionary new treatment for wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD) has had its global launch in the UK.

Smallpox virus may help treat deadly form of breast cancer

Smallpox virus may help treat deadly form of breast cancer Virus that helped eradicate smallpox used against type of breast cancer resistant to current treatmentsIt destroyed 90 per cent of cancer cells in lab tests | UPDATED: 10:03 GMT, 2 October 2012 A relative of the small pox virus may be an effective weapon against one of the deadliest forms of breast cancer, researchers say.