We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

 

Videos

 
In Pursuit of a Universal Antivenom
Video

When it comes to venomous snake bites, time is of the essence.
Find out how researchers are working to find an effective and affordable universal antivenom.

Watch Now

Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy
Video

This animation created by Nature Reviews Cancer and Nature Reviews Immunology illustrates how tumor cells are sensed and destroyed by cells of the immune system and how tumors can evolve to evade immune-mediated elimination.

Watch Now

What is Sepsis?
Video

Learn about the most preventable cause of death worldwide, in 3 minutes. Save lives and raise awareness by sharing this video with your friends, family and colleagues.

Watch Now

Making Universal Donor Blood From Other Blood Types
Video

Scientists have found enzymes that remove A or B antigens from red blood cells 30 times more efficiently than previously reported enzymes. This could help scientists make universal donor blood from other blood types.

Watch Now

The Microbiology of Cheese
Video

The diversity of cheeses we love are created by encouraging and manipulating the growth of specific microbes. This video explores and celebrates the roles microbes play in the production of a variety of cheeses - from milk-gathering to cheese aging.

Watch Now

Plug-and-play Paperfluidic Diagnostics
Video

Researchers at MIT have developed half-inch modular blocks that can be constructed to produced different diagnostic devices. They hope that their low-cost, easy-to-assemble half-inch creations will soon land in the hands of many small laboratories around the world, to improve infection detection and monitoring.

Watch Now

How Fungus-Farming Ants Might Help us Develop New Antibiotics
Video

Scientists are trying to develop new antibiotics for humans from the bacteria leafcutter ants are carrying on their bodies to protect the fungus they farm from other microbes.

Watch Now

Superbugs: The Fight for Our Lives
Video

Sheldon Paquin explores how society is responding to the enormous challenge of antibiotic resistance.

Watch Now

Is the Future of Medicine Lurking in Iceland's Icy Waters?
Video

Antibiotics are losing their effectiveness, threatening to make common infections deadly. Is the future of medicine lurking in Iceland's icy waters?

Watch Now

John Ioannidis on Moving Toward Truth in Scientific Research
Video

PLOS author John Ioannidis, Professor of Medicine, of Health Research and Policy, and of Statistics at Stanford University, considers how the scientific community can move toward greater truth in published research.

Watch Now