Science & Technology

COVID-19: Will an end shortly be vac-seen?

With nearly 20 weeks since the first confirmed UK COVID-19 case and over 12 weeks since Boris Johnson announced the UK’s move into lockdown, a question on many people’s minds is: when will this end? Pandemics generally conclude with herd immunity, either achieved naturally or via vaccination. Natural herd immunity, which many claim to be […]

Milestone Study Reveals Hidden Cancer Genetics

A global research collaboration on cancer genetics has generated unprecedented data. Annalise Murray reviews its enormous strengths – and where we need to look next to fully understand cancer.