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Health news from 2018

December

Hair colour gene study sheds new light on roots of redheads' locks 

Soil bacteria provide a promising E. coli treatment news

Launch of first UK led experiment to the International Space Station BBSRC press release

November

Oxford - Axol collaboration secure funding to grow brains in the lab news

October

Studying cellular fats reveals how to protect cells from the common cold news

Gut microbiota health linked to bacterial infections news

'Artificial embryos' may reduce the need for animals in research press release

Understanding worm stem cells could tap into the potential of our own news

September

Ebola and Lassa fever targeted by new vaccine trial and improved surveillance press release

Worms in space: The Molecular Muscle Experiment BBSRC press release 

August

Sequencing of biting midge genome paves way for control video 

Rural poverty in eastern Africa could be reduced with foot-and-mouth disease vaccination strategy press release

July

Gene study pinpoints superbug link between people and animals press release

Don't sweat it: Scientists identify key step in production of BO news

June

Green tea molecule could prevent heart attacks news

May

Department of Health signs MOU with Argentina that will lead to £5 million support via UKRI to tackle AMR in agriculture and impact on the environment press release

February

Simple arsenic sensor could save lives news

Curapel, finalist in BBSRC Innovator of the Year competition, launches its first product news

January

Discovery of a new source of world's deadliest toxin news

AI 'scientist' finds that toothpaste ingredient may help fight drug-resistant malaria news