Medicine

Articles about medicine, physiology, pathology, microbiology, drugs, food, neuroscience and psychology...

25 June 2020

Antibiotic alternatives based on bacterial war tactics

13 June 2020

Antibodies to other human coronaviruses are gone within a year of infection, so what is the prospect for long-term...

11 June 2020

A Q&A with mental health expert Professor David Baldwin

06 June 2020

How rapidly is Covid-19 mutating, and what do these mutations mean for the future of the pandemic?

26 May 2020

Can our feline friends contract and transmit the Covid-19 coronavirus?

21 May 2020

‘The aim is to find the monoclonal’ hunting for antibodies to treat Covid-19

21 May 2020

A Brisbane-based research team are discovering species in the gut microbiome of IBD sufferers.

16 May 2020

How does remdesivir work, and what might this mean for the treatment of coronavirus infection...

14 May 2020

Why the brain won’t let us tickle ourselves...

12 May 2020

The NHS contact tracing app has arrived, and is causing controversy...

08 May 2020

When you're swabbed for coronavirus infection, what are they looking for, and how does that differ from an...

07 May 2020

Could the sound of your voice help fight Covid-19 in the future?

26 April 2020

Clinical trials are now underway on a novel vaccine against COVID-19. Will it work?

23 April 2020

China and Europe likely to see different effect of coronavirus-related air pollution drop....

15 April 2020

Where did these viruses come from, and how do they grow in our cells?

12 April 2020

Will patients be able to eat gluten again?

26 March 2020

Covid-19: How unprecedented data sharing has led to faster-than-ever outbreak research...

24 February 2020

If you knew you were going to be on dialysis in four years time, would you do something about it?

18 February 2020

A Naked Scientists intern turned DNA sleuth updates us on where she's got to...

16 January 2020

How much do we understand chronic pain?

23 December 2019

You are free to choose what you eat, but you are not free of the consequences

19 December 2019

CRISPR provides hope for sickle cell treatment...

03 December 2019

What do you get when you sample a fish tank for DNA?

31 October 2019

Electrical stimulation may help people overcome freezing episodes in Parkinson's Disease patients...