IBMS research grants 2022

The four recipients of IBMS research grants in 2022 explain their projects and the impact they hope their work will have.

Navigating diagnostics: Will testing leave the lab and move to the community

On the back of a new report on the future of diagnostics, we look at whether lab services are likely to be moved out into the community.

The big question: The biomedical science workforce

This month we ask “How can we solve the workforce shortage in biomedical science?”

Pushing back the frontiers with "click chemistry"

Ben Schumann discusses his work and the potential to understand the complex molecular and cellular processes at work in diseases.

The HSD developing specialist skills

Specialist Biomedical Scientist Naveed Sadia outlines her preparations for the Higher Specialist Diploma and her hopes for how it will benefit her career.

Education, development and knowledge acquisition

It’s not about winning, it’s about the journey and what we learn along the path of that journey that really matters, writes Dr Guy Orchard.

Follow the drum

Stephen Mortlock delves into military medicine in the ancient and medieval world.

Car t-cell therapy

The immunotherapy tool that ushered in a new era in cancer treatment options.

The big question: What are your thoughts on the Health and Care Professions Council fee rise?

This month we ask “What are your thoughts  on the Health and Care Professions Council fee rise?”

"My final lifeline"

Professor Kevin Harrington discusses his recent research into how the herpes simplex virus can be used to destroy cancer cells.

Sourcing information

The third instalment of an occasional column by Biomedical Science Programme Leader Dr Lynne Lawrance, for training officers and others supporting students undertaking degrees.