An EU-funded project is looking beyond genetics to see what governs how our blood cells are created and how they function
16.09.14 The genetic code of a virus is a million times shorter than ours and changes quickly. Velislava Petrova explains how to find and track these slippery foes
11.09.14 Scientists across Africa have set up a network to track and rapidly respond to the emergence of antimalarial drug resistance. Sanger International Fellow Abdoulaye Djimdé explains why it’s so vital
10.09.14 Stepping out of a science degree and into a communications role was never going to be easy, says Sophia Berry
08.09.14 Rabbits provide an excellent model for studying the genetics of domestication. Bronwen Aken explains how changes in their genomes explain shifts in behaviour
04.09.14 Why do male and female mice behave differently? As Ximena Ibarra-Soria explains, smell plays a role but it’s not as straightforward as you might expect.