Category: Science Blog October 16, 2014
From Bake Off to the immune system – we explore exciting new research that shows why following the genetic recipe is crucial for producing normal blood cells.
Category: Science Blog October 14, 2014
Our scientists have found that melanoma cells follow the ‘trail’ of a naturally-occurring molecule in the body, encouraging them to spread.
Category: Science Blog October 11, 2014
New research showing lung cancer may lie dormant for 20 years, this year’s crop of Nobel Prizes, and can green tea fight cancer?
Category: Science Blog October 9, 2014
Two new studies reveal the processes in our cells that cause lung cancers develop – a process that can take more than twenty years.
Category: Science Blog October 6, 2014
In 2001, our researchers Tim Hunt and Paul Nurse won a share of the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine. We look back at their achievements.
Category: Science Blog October 4, 2014
Testing a more accurate imaging technique for neuroblastoma, 11 million work days lost to smoking, plus mantis shrimp eye technology and more.