Cancer Research - Highlights and Opportunities

I’d like to draw your attention to a video on YouTube about cancer research. It is produced by the American Association of Cancer Research and it is in part, an advert for the American Association of Cancer Research and (the US) National Cancer Institute. Most of the statistics relate to research in America, however, [...]


The Human Genome - Still more to learn...

There is a nice feature in Wired magazine about “The Genome Revolution”, it is ten years since all the genes in a human were first mapped.  The article is called “10 years on ‘the genome revolution is only just beginning‘”.  There are a few quotes in the article that particularly struck me

The Human [...]


In the Pipeline – How do you find new drugs?

I’d like to direct you to another blog called “In the Pipeline” hosted by Corante. It is written by a man called Derek Lowe. In the Pipeline is the first blog that I started reading regularly and I’ve been following it for a few years now.

Why do I like it?

It is written [...]