Vaccines: Life savers against infectious diseases

2021-10-12T14:56:03+01:002 August 2019|

Smallpox has been stamped out and various other diseases are declining, thanks to vaccination. But not all diseases have vaccines yet – can genomics help speed up the search?

Patience is a virtue for tolerant bacteria

2015-03-13T09:00:56+00:0013 March 2015|

13.03.15 How do microbes develop a tolerance to antibiotics? Research into the genetic mechanisms suggest it’s something of a waiting game, explains Kate Baker