UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
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Blogs, Science News
Why I marched for science
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
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Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Cyclones, typhoons and hurricanes are the same weather phenomena. So why are they called different names?
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?