Interviews about Medicine

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

26 January 2021

How did the technologies that we now routinely use to look inside the body first come about?

18 January 2021

Scientists have created thread out of human cells to make replacement blood vessels

18 January 2021

Looking to feel calmer during lockdown? A knitting habit could help

18 January 2021

The WHO arrive in China to investigate the origins of the coronavirus pandemic

18 January 2021

Studying COVID transmission by testing asymptomatic students at Cambridge University

18 January 2021

New research aims to predict who will get severe COVID from how their immune system responds from the start

15 January 2021

We launch a new series to explain how your body works...

15 January 2021

Viral immunologist Zania Stamataki breaks down questions about the vaccine rollout...

12 January 2021

Oxford's vaccine has been approved, and over 15 countries worldwide are now giving out COVID vaccines...

12 January 2021

Special guests Giles Yeo and Barbara Sahakian have some tips for how to make - and keep - a resolution...

12 January 2021

Public health expert Nisreen Alwan unpacks coronavirus strategies. When might the pandemic end?

12 January 2021

This week's panel are neuropsychologist Barbara Sahakian, and food and obesity geneticist Giles Yeo...

22 December 2020

How worried should we be about this new variant of COVID-19?

22 December 2020

Why do some video game faces creep us out?

22 December 2020

Just how bad for you is the famous medicine from Roald Dahl's book?

22 December 2020

New work in mice suggests a potential start for migraines

18 December 2020

Even as an adult, play is important for our health

18 December 2020

How come a banana always looks yellow, whether in sunlight or artificial light?

18 December 2020

Why are dogs so cute? We ask an expert...

18 December 2020

Turns out cats can embed a cry within their purr...

18 December 2020

A 2018 review looked at the relationship between having a pet and managing a mental health condition...

18 December 2020

Let's take a look at a few neuroscience studies with the help of some local experts...

17 December 2020

How does an RNA vaccine work, and what are the risks?

15 December 2020

Who do people turn to when they need support?