- CFP: Discourses and Lived Meanings of Parenting: Exploring Gender and Diversity in Social Expectations on Parenthood
- Department Seminar – From Global Health to Planetary Health: What Future Governance for Health of People and Planet?
- MEMORY / HABIT / ADDICTION – a workshop organized by the Neuroscience and Society Network
Tag Archives: Biotechnology
On February 6th Dr Lara Marks spoke to BBC Radio 4 about Carl Djerassi, the inventor of the contraceptive pill. You can listen to the interview here. Lara Marks is a trained historian of medicine, who has a long history … Continue reading
FDA Approves Lemtrada for MS: Dr Lara Marks recounts the story of the drug in “The life story of a Biotechnology drug: Alemtuzumab”
On November 14 2014 the FDA announced the approval of Lemtrada (alemtuzumab) as a treatment for patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) who have previously failed two other drugs. This decision marked the culmination of a long and … Continue reading