e discussing the long-term effects of climate change has raised awareness and encouraged action on a larger scale, it has also inspired individuals to implement changes in their everyday routine, ranging from biodegradable alternatives for household items to using more ecologically friendly means of transport.
We have all heard the famous saying that “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”, however, is this to be replaced with “an aspirin a day keeps the doctor away”?
The world’s first malaria vaccine has been approved for use in sub-Saharan Africa.
In June 2020, “Picture A Scientist” was released. A year later I reflect on the prominent message of the documentary.
Humans may never notice this superhero germ-fighting duo, yet they work wonders in the immune system. Spider-Man-like immune cells sling webs to seize invasive bacteria and keep supervillains restrained until Pac-Man-like cells come to gobble them up.
Of all our organs, few would dispute the preeminence of the brain. For centuries, we have accepted its intimate connection to thought, perception, and emotion.
A new technology and a milestone for research, but is it ethical?
Are Google’s recent steps to ban climate misinformation too little, too late?
Medical nanotechnology is a promising area of research, but lack of equity poses problems.
mRNA pioneers Karikó and Weissman were awarded the 2022 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences and the 2021 Lasker Award for the development of mRNA technology that has enabled the rapid development of COVID-19 vaccines.