Sarah Lawton


DIY reagents for COVID-19 testing

Sarah Lawton | Added: 20 May 2020

Researchers in Warwick Medical School at the University of Warwick have developed a way to create s…

Will our climate bounce back as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown?

Sarah Lawton | Added: 20 May 2020

Stanford research study envisions energy and environment landscape after COVID-19, pinpointing redu…

Orbitronics: the next step for Moore’s Law?

Sarah Lawton | Added: 19 May 2020

SLAC scientists have broken the link between a quantum material's spin and orbital states, opening …

Return to work safely: Managing transmission in transport hubs

Sarah Lawton | Added: 18 May 2020

Aerosol specialists – ANCON Medical – discuss innovation that could detect COVID-19 in high traffic…

Return to work safely: Environmental surface swabbing

Sarah Lawton | Added: 18 May 2020

In light of the UK government’s request for employers to enable staff to safely return to work wher…

Covid-19 reveals misunderstanding of the lab sector

Sarah Lawton | Added: 15 May 2020

As Russ Swan settles in to a new normal of self-isolation, he'd like to believe politicians, he rea…

Re-purposing familiar drugs to defend against COVID 19

Sarah Lawton | Added: 15 May 2020

By Dermot Martin

Drugs with a successful track record against rare diseases occasionally show posi…

Rothamsted turn to harvesting coronavirus data

Sarah Lawton | Added: 13 May 2020

A group of researchers based at Rothamsted Research, one of the oldest agricultural research instit…

Higgs Spectroscopy: A new method to measure superconductors

Sarah Lawton | Added: 13 May 2020

From sustainable energy to quantum computers: high-temperature superconductors have the potential t…

AI to map impact of COVID-19 on the heart

Sarah Lawton | Added: 12 May 2020

A joint UK-US research team is applying a pioneering artificial intelligence system to map how the …

Why men are more vulnerable to Covid-19 than women

Sarah Lawton | Added: 12 May 2020

Evidence from a large study of several thousand patients shows that men have higher concentrations …

Generating sustained nanolight

Sarah Lawton | Added: 12 May 2020

An international research team has discovered an effective method for controlling the frequency of …

WIN: A Tale of Seven Scientists

Sarah Lawton | Added: 11 May 2020

And a new philosophy of science
Written by Eric Scerri 

What’s your poison?

Sarah Lawton | Added: 11 May 2020

Why are so many drugs derived from natural sources on the market to treat human disease? Venom-mast…

The renaissance of supercritical fluid chromatography

Sarah Lawton | Added: 11 May 2020

Early development of supercritical fluid chromatography (SFC) was described as high-pressure or den…

Extending the design rules for clean energy production

Sarah Lawton | Added: 7 May 2020

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have uncovered the …

Virtual conference on low-carbon lifestyle changes

Sarah Lawton | Added: 7 May 2020

More than 500 researchers from all around the world will gather virtually tomorrow Wednesday May 6 …

Why all newborns should receive BCG vaccine

Sarah Lawton | Added: 7 May 2020

An international research team has identified the mechanism behind one of science's most enduring m…

‘Open Design’: Printing research hardware to save on capitol costs

Sarah Lawton | Added: 7 May 2020

Free and open source hardware (FOSH) is rapidly gaining momentum as part of a global ‘open design m…

Cyber warning issued for key healthcare organisations

Sarah Lawton | Added: 6 May 2020

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued a cyber security warning to healthcare organis…