Research synopses

  • Breast cancer treatment

    Could an antiepileptic drug help prevent the spread of breast cancer?

  • 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?

Spotlight

    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

Latest features