Research synopses

  • Plant pathogens

    Characterising plant pathogens is crucial for improving crop food security. Here, new methodology is developed and applied to yellow stripe rust

  • Meeting metabolic needs

    Cancer cells thrive even under hypoxic conditions, but where do they source the building blocks needed to meet their rapid growth?

  • Sweet as a peach

    High throughput analysis reveals a complex relationship between genetics, biochemistry and metabolism on taste in peaches.

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    Sir David Weatherall

    The story of malaria

    Sir David Weatherall recounts how his research in thalassemia led to an interest in malaria and advances in the field during his career

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