Interviews about Medicine

Interviews about medicine, physiology, pathology, bacteria and viruses, pharmacology, food, hormones, neuroscience and psychology...

24 February 2021

How concerned should we be about new coronavirus variants? That’s what Pei-Yong Shi is trying to answer...

24 February 2021

You might know them as the "UK variant" or "South African variant" - but what are they really...

23 February 2021

The pandemic has interfered with learning, but not just for schoolchildren...

23 February 2021

UK MP Robert Halfon, chair of the Education Committee, weighs in on lost learning and mental health...

23 February 2021

The WHO team dispatched to China, to investigate the origins of the pandemic, have published their results...

23 February 2021

Researchers in Scotland find problems - unsurprisingly - where alcohol is involved...

23 February 2021

Evidence that there are important genes in COVID that are being ignored in the literature

23 February 2021

With the UK making plans to reopen schools on 8th March, scientists have tried to predict the consequences...

22 February 2021

What's the best way to deal with being bored?

22 February 2021

Check out the latest Naked Neuroscience news!

22 February 2021

What boredom neuroscience exists out there?

22 February 2021

How does boredom relate to depression?

22 February 2021

We hear from an art historian on boredom during lockdown...

19 February 2021

What happens to people who go into space?

16 February 2021

Do we need vaccine passports, and when might things be getting back to normal...

16 February 2021

A tried and true method for making vaccines has been used to make some of the COVID vaccines

16 February 2021

Current trials include mixing and matching difference vaccines, and looking at the vaccines in novel groups

16 February 2021

Using coronavirus mRNA to make a vaccine

16 February 2021

What is a COVID variant, and how could they affect COVID vaccines?

16 February 2021

Explaining the method of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine

16 February 2021

What does "efficacy" actually mean and how is it calculated from trial data?

16 February 2021

Explaining the principles of vaccination

16 February 2021

New data from around the UK could help us catch more cases

12 February 2021

How does haemorrhage hurt?