Bugging The System

A blog about microbes, diseases and biomedical research advances. Posts in English or German.

Post-cancer quality of life in the limelight

Cancer survival has doubled since the 1970s. Today, around 1 in 2 people live on after their cancers have been treated. This is a huge progress, but there is a dark side to these statistics we do not normally talk or think much about: quality of life.

April 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Genetic Modification in Humans: A 21st Century Health Policy Challenge

This article was originally published on the GIST website as part of the ‘Science for Society’ article competition. Once the possibilities of altering our DNA become almost endless, should we … Continue reading

August 15, 2015 · Leave a comment