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Amazing antibodies

As I mentioned in a previous blog entry,¬†antibodies are a vital tool used by biomedical researchers every day. This is one of the reasons I’m interested in them, but antibodies also play a critical role in our immune defence against invading pathogens such as viruses and bacteria. In addition, they are increasingly used in medical … Continue reading

A day in the life…of a biologist

What does a scientist actually do on a daily basis? A question with too many answers because it depends on their area of science and the research aims, but I thought I’d give a brief description of some of the things I get up to in the lab. This may be of interest if you’re … Continue reading