“R&D is seriously expensive, and a lot of things tried don’t work out at the later stages after spending a huge amount of money.” Photograph: iStock

The need for new drugs and health products continues to rise while regulators, consumers and healthcare providers are demanding greater value for mone(...)

European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly is hoping for a second term. Photograph: Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty

European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly said on Tuesday that transparency – or the lack of it – in the workings of the EU administration is now the key chal(...)

An employee fills doner meat into a kebab bread in Vienna, Austria. Photograph: Lisi Niesner/EPA

European Union lawmakers are deliberating the composition of kebab meat as they tackle the bloc’s latest dispute over food safety. The European Parli(...)

The insufficiently studied precipitate decline of bee populations and colony losses worldwide in the last 15 years have become a major source o(...)