Blood cancer’s Achilles’ heel

New findings about a fatal form of blood cancer could aid the development of new drugs with significantly less harmful side effects than existing...

How gut bacteria keep us healthy

An international team of scientists, led by the University of Glasgow, have announced a new advance in our understanding of how bacteria in our...

Why waste plastic bottles are a valuable resource

Dr Timothy Whitehead, Lecturer in Product Design for Low-Income Countries at Aston University, explains how we can add value to waste plastic bottles and...

The Open University – The higher education partner of choice for business

In April 1969, The Open University (OU) received its Royal Charter and the vision of a university that would open up education for all,...