Breath of fresh air

2022-06-30T22:25:50+01:0030 June 2022|

Dr Josie Bryant is a new group leader at the Sanger Institute. She is interested in how microbes in the human lung evolve and adapt over time and how this affects health and disease. We spoke to Josie about the inspirations behind her science, returning to Sanger, and what excites her about establishing a new research group.

Breaking the mould – the story of penicillin

2022-12-09T13:58:39+00:006 June 2019|

From a contaminated dish in London to saving lives on the D-Day beaches of Normandy (via dedicated scientists in Oxford and Peoria), pencillin has saved many millions of lives