Based at Cambridge University’s Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine.
In light of last week’s press release (see link below), they contacted Prof Dhaliwal in order to find out a little bit more about the science behind the text.
You can listen to the full interview here:
Spotting lung infections with glowing bacteria – How can fluorescence be used to diagnose lung infections?
The Naked Scientists Podcast – Spotting lung infections with glowing bacteria (external link; includes link to clip and full audio transcript)
Press release: Bacterial probs is safe for patient use, study finds.
Published journal article in Science Translational Medicine (external link)
Professor Kev Dhaliwal – Research Profile, University of Edinburgh (external link)