Facial herpes, a virus possibly 5000 years old

The modern strain of the facial herpes virus, which causes cold sores, dates back around 5,000 years, according to the authors of a recent study. “We were able to determine that the variations of the modern strains all date back to some time in the late Neolithic, early Bronze Age“, explained Christiana Scheib, co-lead author … Read more

a draft profile of patients, according to the WHO

A first portrait of patients affected by the current outbreak of monkeypox cases is emerging, according to statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO). The most common profile is that of a man under 40, living in Europe, having sex with men, with rashes all over his body and fever. This is only a crude … Read more

Tesla stumbles on Wall Street after reports of possible workforce cut

Saying to have “a super bad feeling about the economy”his boss Elon Musk would have mentioned in an e-mail the need to cut 10,000 jobs. Shares of electric car maker Tesla fell on Wall Street on Friday (June 3) after news reports of an email from Elon Musk mentioning the need to cut the company’s … Read more

Alopecia drug approved in the United States

The American Medicines Agency (FDA) authorized on Monday June 13 a drug against a severe form of alopecia, a disease causing hair loss or body hair and affecting more than 300,000 people each year in the United States. Read alsoAlopecia: hair loss affects many women Baricitinib is the first oral tablet to fight this condition, … Read more

A surgeon grafted an ear implant printed from human cells

An American medical team announced on Thursday June 2 that it had for the first time grafted a human ear implant created from the cells of the treated patient and using a 3D printer, a procedure which should be able to help people suffering a rare birth defect. Read alsoHow virtual reality is transforming medical … Read more

prison sentence for the theft of grands crus in restaurants

Four men were sentenced Tuesday, May 31 to prison terms by the Annecy Criminal Court (Haute-Savoie) in a case of thefts of great wines in restaurants, including the Auberge du Père Bise, two stars in the Michelin Guide. Read alsoHow do diamond thieves dispose of their loot after a robbery? The establishment of chef Jean … Read more

prison sentence for the theft of grands crus in restaurants

Four men were sentenced Tuesday, May 31 to prison terms by the Annecy Criminal Court (Haute-Savoie) in a case of thefts of great wines in restaurants, including the Auberge du Père Bise, two stars in the Michelin Guide. Read alsoHow do diamond thieves dispose of their loot after a robbery? The establishment of chef Jean … Read more

in Herat, the Taliban prohibit men and women from eating together in restaurants

Taliban authorities in the city of Herat, in western Afghanistan, have banned men and women from eating together in restaurants, including if they are married, we learned Thursday, May 12 from official source. Read alsoJean-Pierre Perrin: “The failure in Afghanistan is more serious than in Vietnam” SEE ALSO – In Afghanistan, the Taliban close girls’ … Read more

Four new starred restaurants in the city of Washington

The famous Michelin guide awarded four new restaurants in the American capital on Wednesday, May 4, illustrating the dynamism of the American capital’s gastronomic scene, where only one establishment shines in the firmament. Read alsoMichelin Guide 2022: who are the starred in Paris? In the prestigious three-star category, the “Inn at Little Washington”, by American … Read more