A discovery in the field of genome editing technology has been awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in chemistry
Research conducted by an undergraduate student at the University of Dundee has helped develop our understanding of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Trials are about to get underway to assess the safety and efficacy of two coronavirus vaccines currently in development.
In the last week the government has announced two new ways in which it will support our health system and the people who work for it.
Those in the UK working in research-active universities that have been affected by the pandemic can now take advantage of two major new support packages.
There are now two patients who have been cured of HIV, which has led researchers to start hunting for a more widely available cure using gene therapy.