Carissa Wong

ARTICLES BY Carissa Wong

The urgent need to STEMpower women

International Women's Day (March 8th) is a great opportunity to reflect on the achievements of women in STEM, as well as the challenges that lie ahead.
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Yes we can-cer: shrinking tumours by boosting the immune system

The 2oth annual World Cancer Day is on February 4th. Here, Bristol PhD student and describes their research that aims to help the body use its own defence system against cancerous cells.
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University of Bristol spin-out wins £1.1 million to develop new cell therapies for solid cancers

February 4th is World Cancer Day; this Bristol-based spin-out company focuses on development of next generation cancer therapies using the body's own immune system.
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The economics of antibiotic resistance | Antibiotics Awareness Week

November 18-24th is World Antibiotics Awareness Week; here, a look at how economics fundamentally shape resistance research efforts.
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Who’s who in Bristol’s tech start-up scene?

With Brexit on the horizon, UK-based start-up companies promise to play an important role in driving the future economy. The South West is home to more than 10,000 tech companies and in Bristol, the tech sector forms the fastest-growing part of the economy.
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