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Lead scientist John Gordon (foreground) and Wojciech Dawicki (background)

New Promise for Curing Food Allergies

“This discovery reverses food allergies in mice, and we have many people with allergies volunteering their own cells for us to use in lab testing to move this research forward,” said professor John Gordon, lead scientist behind the discovery just published in the current issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. The findings […]

Computer visualisation of villi-like battery material.

New generation smartphone battery inspired by the gut

A new prototype of a lithium-sulphur battery — which could have five times the energy density of a typical lithium-ion battery — overcomes one of the key hurdles preventing their commercial development by mimicking the structure of the cells which allow us to absorb nutrients. Researchers have developed a prototype of a next-generation lithium-sulphur battery […]