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The biology of beauty

CAPTION: Composite faces of the 10 women with highest (left) and 10 with lowest (right) levels of oestrogen. CREDIT:

2 November 2005Research

New fertility hopes for former cancer patients

UK doctors have developed a way of predicting how long a woman who has been treated with radiation therapy will be fertile, ending uncertainty about the chances of motherhood for many childhood cancer patients.

30 June 2005Research

An invasion of cheats

So-called 'nuptial' gifts - often consisting of food - are typically given to females by males as part of courtship and copulation rituals in many species.

11 January 2005Research

SDHI seminar announces morning-after pill finding

Providing women with advanced supplies of the morning after pill does not reduce the abortion rate.

3 December 2004Research

Time no longer running out for ‘biological clock’

A computer scientist at the University of Andrews has developed a ground-breaking formula for working out when a woman's 'biological clock' is likely to stop ticking.

16 June 2004Research

Honour for fertility expert

Leading fertility expert Professor Lord Winston is to be awarded an honorary degree from the University of St Andrews.

23 May 2002Awards