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Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology

Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
May 14, 2018
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Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?

21 February 2017 – I flew back to the UK after a few months in Nepal. I decided to return...
Apr 06, 2017
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New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease

A new research has developed specific, potent drugs against Chagas disease and sleeping sickness. These diseases , caused by Trypanosoma protists,...
Aug 10, 2016
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?

The effects of high-fat food and obesity are reported daily in the media. But despite this, we still love a...
Jul 29, 2016
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Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders

Abraham Lincoln and King George III are just two of many people who achieved great things despite living with genetic disorders . Fortunately for...