Latest results from UK sex survey

British adults who find new sexual partners when travelling outside the UK are more likely to engage in high-risk behaviours such as unprotected sex, taking illegal drugs and drinking a lot of alcohol, according to the latest National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal-3).

Leanness gene discovered in mice

The discovery of a gene linked to 'leanness' in mice gives new hope for a treatment for type 2 diabetes.

£44m brain imaging centre opens in Cardiff

Scientists will use the Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre to try to discover the causes of neurological and psychiatric conditions such as dementia, schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis.