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  • COVID-19: It's more than just a respiratory illness.

    Hi, I’m Alice, a third year undergraduate Biology student at Durham university. Over the Summer, I have been working with one of my professors to investigate what is known about the effects of COVID-19 on the brain and thought I would share my findings as this is something everyone should be a...
  • The microbiome: A delicate community

      The understanding of the gut microbiome is evolving year on year and its importance is becoming more obvious. The human gut microbiota can weigh up to 2kg and contain trillions of microorganisms with a microbiome of more than three million genes combined. The scale of importance of the micro...