Chinese experimenters found cancers in mice responded to treatment after they were given a dose of a common parasite medication. Photo: Shutterstock

Chinese scientists find cancer hope in old pest remedy

  • Researchers make accidental discovery while testing drug resistance in insects
  • Common parasite treatment paves way for cancer-busting drugs in tests
Topic |   China science

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Chinese experimenters found cancers in mice responded to treatment after they were given a dose of a common parasite medication. Photo: Shutterstock
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Chinese and Japanese scientists at the giant ASgamma array in Tibet have detected the most powerful cosmic ray ever observed, emanating from the Crab Nebula. Photo: Handout

Highest energy cosmic ray recorded by scientists in Tibet

  • Chinese and Japanese researchers detect most powerful gamma ray ever seen
  • Light particle travels 4,500 light years to Earth from the Crab Nebula
Topic |   China science

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Chinese and Japanese scientists at the giant ASgamma array in Tibet have detected the most powerful cosmic ray ever observed, emanating from the Crab Nebula. Photo: Handout
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