Author Archives: Annalise Murray

What’s the Price of Changing a Life? Orkambi, Medicine and the NHS

For Cystic Fibrosis patients Orkambi offers huge hopes of an improved quality of life. Annalise Murray looks into tricky NHS negotiations, and why they delayed access to the new precision medicine.

Social Genomics; the newest narrative of Post-Mining Communities.

The genetic underpinnings of social behaviours are a controversial emerging field in science. Annalise Murray asks if a new study considering British coal mining pitches it right.