A hero of biotech

A hero of biotech

BY Tom Bulford POSTED October 31, 2017

A baby girl desperately needed heart surgery and it could not wait....

Our best chance to end cancer

Our best chance to end cancer

BY Tom Bulford POSTED October 12, 2017

The FDA’s first ever approval of Kymriah, a CAR-T drug for acute childhood leukaemia, was a milestone for immuno-oncology and has justifiably hit the headlines. But it is far from the end of the story, as a long study from Dr John Savin and Dr Daniel Wilkinson of Edison Research makes clear.

CRISPR ‘it has incredible potential to improve our world

CRISPR ‘it has incredible potential to improve our world

BY Tom Bulford POSTED July 03, 2017

Today we are able to use CRISPR to disable target genes and to add new stretches of DNA. One of the impressive aspects of Doudna’s book is her confidence in these techniques.

Meet the lady who released the genie from the biotech bottle

Meet the lady who released the genie from the biotech bottle

BY Tom Bulford POSTED June 29, 2017

I met the person who has more influence over the future than anybody else.