Immunotherapy has been in the science and health news a lot recently, but it is not a new treatment for cancer. Immunotherapy drugs work by stimulating the immune system to recognise and fight cancer and is already being used to tackle c...

Accidental Discovery Shows That Tea Leaf Nanoparticles Kill Lung Cancer Cells Scientists from India and Swansea University have recently discovered that nanoparticles derived from tea leaves can inhibit and destroy lung cancer cells. In ...

Organ donation and transplantation is a big discussion at the moment. Wales have trialled an opt-out system to help boost numbers on the organ donation list, and similar plans are being discussed for England and Scotland. Last month, Add...

What is Hay Fever? Hay fever is an inflammation in the nose which occurs when the immune system overreacts to allergens in the air. It does this as it mistakes pollen for something harmful like bacteria, which triggers the cold-like symp...

Agenda attended the annual ScandLAS meeting that held the title “Beyond legislation – Best practice in Animal Research” where the one of the main themes was how to achieve the highest possible scientific and welfare standards in an...

Agenda is pleased to announce that this week it has successfully passed its 6-monthly audit for ISO 9001, ISO27001 and ISO14001, this accreditation is fundamental to the quality management, information security and green processes that u...

We are always told to ‘avoid that’ and ‘do this’, here’s 15 health ‘facts’ we’re often told which are in fact totally wrong: 1. Your blood turns blue when it’s out of oxygen: MYTH Blood is never blue: It turns dark red wh...

Agenda Life Sciences would like to welcome Steve Dean to Agenda who strengthens the Manchester based facility management team. Steve Dean is an accomplished Senior Director and scientist with almost 30 years’ experience working in the ...

Kidney Cancer is the 7th most common type in the UK, and each year around 12,600 people are diagnosed with it with 4,400 losing their life to it. The disease, which is also known as renal cancer, is mainly diagnosed in people in their 60...