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Naked Scientists NewsFLASH episode

Mon, 29th Sep 2008

Blindness, Bees and Breast Milk

Group of feeding bumblebees (c) Sarah Jenkins

Gene therapy for blindness, more efficient engines, extinct tortoises and the numeracy of bees all make an appearance in this week's Naked Scientists NewsFlash.  Plus, we hear about how gold nanoparticles show antibodies travelling from breast milk to baby's blood, and a new facility in Uganda could supply affordable HIV drugs across Africa.

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In this edition of Naked Scientists NewsFLASH

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  • 11:05 - From Breastmilk to Baby's Blood

    We know that antibodies must pass from breastmilk to baby's blood, but only now have scientists watched one in the process, using a gold nanoparticle to shine a light on how it works...



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