Biochemistry and molecular biology

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How antivirals provide hope to vulnerable Covid patients
Pfizer says its recently approved Paxlovid drug has almost 90% success in preventing severe illness if taken soon after infection

Robin McKie

16, Jan, 2022 @7:33 AM

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‘Amazing science’: researchers find xenobots can give rise to offspring
Xenobots are synthetic lifeforms made by cells from frog embryos and assembling them into clusters

Nicola Davis

29, Nov, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Oxford Covid biotech firm makes stellar debut on London stock market
Shares of Oxford Nanopore close up 44%, giving co-founder paper fortune of £63m

Julia Kollewe

30, Sep, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Gavin Vinson obituary
Other lives: Professor of biochemistry at Barts, London, and editor of the Journal of Endocrinology

Bronwen Vinson

30, Sep, 2021 @4:16 PM

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Antibodies in breast milk remain for 10 months after Covid infection – study
Researchers believe such antibodies could be used to treat people with severe coronavirus

Linda Geddes

27, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Oxford Covid biotech firm plans £2.4bn flotation on LSE
Business founded in 2005 has won contracts worth £144m from the UK government during pandemic

Julia Kollewe

09, Sep, 2021 @5:02 PM

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Investors flock to life sciences as UK sector breaks funding record
Covid crisis spurs growing interest in drugmakers, diagnostics and medical equipment firms

Julia Kollewe

02, May, 2021 @2:11 PM

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Letter: Jan Stern obituary
Antony Denman writes: Jan introduced me to the idea that physicists could work in hospitals

Antony Denman

20, Apr, 2021 @4:23 PM

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Richard Bruckdorfer obituary
Other Lives: Biochemistry professor who became an expert on autoimmune disease

Surjit Kaila Singh Srai

13, Apr, 2021 @5:05 PM

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Jan Stern obituary
Other lives: Biochemist whose work contributed to the newborn baby heel prick test

Stefan Stern

24, Mar, 2021 @10:31 AM

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The epic battle with cancer's 'Death Star'
Forty years after the mutant genes that cause the deadliest cancers were discovered, drugs that target them could be approved

David Cox

06, Mar, 2021 @5:00 PM

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John Bishop obituary
Other lives: Pioneer of molecular cell biology who trained many young scientists at Edinburgh University

Richard Lathe

12, Feb, 2021 @5:19 PM

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