Professor Richard Oreffo, who leads the Bone and Joint Research Group from the University of Southampton, offers his insights into the world of adult stem cells, and their potential to create bone and tissue for regeneration.
Throughout 2014 -- BBSRC's 20th anniversary -- BBSRC researchers will be exhibiting the best of British bioscience across the UK. This year-long programme of bioscience communication will showcase research to a broad public audience using exciting and engaging exhibitions. Then on 14-16 November all exhibitors will join BBSRC and partners at the Museum Gardens in London's Bethnal Green (subject to licence) for the Great British Bioscience Festival finale.
The world is facing a potential crisis in terms of food security. The challenge is to produce and supply enough safe and nutritious food in a sustainable way for a growing global population, which is projected to reach 9Bn by 2050.