Interviews about Medicine

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

30 June 2020

Does research still fail to study females?

30 June 2020

Zebrafish show scientists what loneliness does to the developing nervous system...

30 June 2020

Flies fed sugar desensitise their taste buds and find food less filling...

30 June 2020

New evidence for the origin of psychosis shows it may down to how the brain processes new information...

30 June 2020

RFS can't see the numbers two through nine - but his brain can...

30 June 2020

The NHS contact tracing app has failed to materialise. What's the delay, and why are Apple now involved?

19 June 2020

What kinds of headaches are there?

19 June 2020

We're delving into the latest Naked neuroscience news!

16 June 2020

Studying early embryos in the lab...

16 June 2020

Could members of the camel family help scientists find a Covid-19 treatment?

15 June 2020

Kefir is a fermented milk drink with a range of supposed health benefits. Which are PR and which are true?

15 June 2020

Some of the templates used for coronavirus tests no longer match sequences of the virus itself...

08 June 2020

A key study covered in last week’s show has been retracted by the authors, who couldn't verify the data...

08 June 2020

It's best to go shopping when the stores are quietest. We test out an app that helps you find out...

08 June 2020

An in-depth review of the science so far suggests physical distancing, facemasks, and eye protection help...

02 June 2020

Why is it so hard to make a coronavirus vaccine?

02 June 2020

How do you distribute vaccines to a global population?

02 June 2020

Why are there so many vaccine projects at once?

02 June 2020

What's lurking inside cancer cells?

02 June 2020

What role might genes play in COVID-19?

02 June 2020

World Health Organisation has suspended clinical trials for hydroxychloroquine

02 June 2020

What chemical fingerprints does COVID-19 leave in the bloodstream?

01 June 2020

Combining treatments to increase sensitivity to anti-fungal drugs

01 June 2020

Some asymptomatic hospital staff are carrying coronavirus...