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Venom of DEADLY funnel-web spider could protect stroke victims against brain damage

Venom produced by the deadly Australian funnel-web spider could be used to develop a drug to prevent brain damage after a stroke, scientists claim. The Australian funnel-web spider is one of the most dangerous species in the world. Found in shade and sheltered spots, its venom can kill a human in just 15 minutes, as… Read More »

Five-year-old who won the nation’s heart in his battle against leukaemia has found a stem-cell donor

It’s a match! Five-year-old who won the nation’s heart in his battle against leukaemia has found a stem-cell donor after a record-breaking 10,000 people came forward Oscar Saxelby-Lee was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia last year Parents Olivia Saxelby and Jamie Lee launched a desperate appeal for donors Miss Saxelby confirmed on Facebook today three people proved… Read More »