New research focused on ‘switching off’ allergic responses, may hold the key to tackling debilitating allergic and autoimmune diseases.
Silent Signal is an ambitious project partnering six artists working with animation together with six leading biomedical scientists, to create experimental animated artworks exploring new ways of thinking about the human body. Silent Signal takes you on a journey: starting at the microcosm of the infection fighting internal landscapes of our cells, through the personal […]
With Rio 2016 Olympics less than 70 days away, Marianne Guenot speaks to leading research scientists about the work being done to curb the Zika virus outbreak.
Why is urbanisation increasing disease prevalence? Tim Ellis looks to South Africa for answers.
Has an 18th century anatomist been vindicated by new research on how waste leaves the brain? Rachel David investigates.
Nicole Samuel on new research into the immune response to this haemorrhagic fever
From HG Wells’s Invisible Man to Sir Isaac Newton, what motivates scientists to become their own experimental guinea pigs? …
Liger and male handler The battle of the sexes is as old as time itself. George Gilder commented that “differences between sexes are one of the most single important facts of human society”. These differences are also one of the most important foundations for human existence. Evolution has gradually crafted us from the humblest of […]