A stomach-churning discovery
Our impulse to look away from disgusting images is triggered by changes in the electrical rhythm of our stomach, according...
Thursday, 4 March 2021
Making a map of the universe
The Gaia mission was launched in 2013 and aims to help us map the universe, as there is still a...
Thursday, 25 February 2021
AI: thinking in three dimensions
A classical problem in structural biology is the ‘protein folding problem’ – that is, figuring out what final 3D conformation...
Thursday, 18 February 2021
Study reveals shared developmental programmes underlying psoriasis and eczema
A recent study reveals that cells from patients with inflammatory skin diseases share many of the same molecular pathways as developing skin cells
Tuesday, 16 February 2021
Quick Prediction of Long COVID
Examination of the immune system in COVID-19 patients shows that the likelihood of severe and ‘long COVID’ may be established very early on following infection
Tuesday, 9 February 2021