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New bowel cancer drug target discovered

Researchers have discovered a new drug target for bowel cancer that is specific to tumour cells and therefore less toxic than conventional therapies.
17 October 2017

A defence mechanism to kill intestinal worms

Researchers have discovered a mechanism that kills intestinal worms, which affect nearly a third of the world's population as well as livestock.
11 October 2017

40 year career in tuberculosis research celebrated

The scientific insight, leadership and influence shown by Douglas Young has been praised by leading tuberculosis researchers from around the world.
02 October 2017

The Crick backs Technician Commitment

The Francis Crick Institute has backed a pledge to support science technicians.
28 September 2017

Genome editing reveals role of gene important for human embryo development

Researchers have used genome editing technology to reveal the role of a key gene in human embryos in the first few days of development.
20 September 2017

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