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 August 22, 2014
We take a look at science behind widespread but overblown media reports that Botox could be used to treat stomach cancer
Category: Science Blog July 1, 2013
As a first year PhD student, I can usually be found slaving away at the bench and looking after my fruit flies. But lately I’ve been leaving my natural habit...
Category: Science Blog August 3, 2012
Biology has its share of contentious issues, and the existence of cancer ‘stem cells’ – treatment-resistant cells at the heart of a tumour – is certain...
Category: Science Blog December 1, 2011
Being told your child has cancer is every parent’s worst nightmare. But every year, around 1500 families are given this devastating news. And while survival r...