Lab-on-a-glove: Swipe right on nerve agents – OP testing gloves…9.4.17

Click here to read the full article. The ‘lab-on-a-glove’ developed by us and the University of California, San Diego can detect OP compounds, a group of toxic chemicals found in some pesticides. Image: University of California, San Diego. Remember that classic Brothers Grimm tale where a vain and embittered queen makes various attempts at murdering…

Union accuses BA of ‘shameful’ attempt to disguise seriousness of ‘fume events’ – ITV – 3.11.16 Republished 9.4.17

Last week BA flight 286 from San Francisco to Heathrow was diverted to Vancouver after cabin crew fell ill. Twenty seven people were taken to hospital but were later discharged. British Airways has not said what caused the crew to feel unwell but a recording of the call made to air traffic control requesting an…