Research synopses

  • Unravelling RNA pol II

    Unravelling the complex story of RNA polymerase III and it's regulatory effect on RNA polymerase II.

  • Human pressure on evolution

    Human interference has the power to shape evolution, as revealed in a study on pesticide resistance in salmon lice

  • Diabetes & cognitive decline

    Research in rodents suggests the accumulation of brain deposits of amylin may underlie neurological deficits seen in type 2 diabetics

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Sir David Weatherall on malaria

Sir David Weatherall recounts how his research in thalassemia led to an interest in malaria and advances in the field during his career