Babraham Institute in the Media

Our communications activities aim to raise our public profile and promote broader awareness of the Babraham Institute and our research. Here we have collected some examples of where the Institute has featured in the media.


Auckland radio interview Michelle Linterman on COVID-19 vaccines

Michelle Linterman is interviewed by 95bFM host Zoë Larsen Cumming about her COVID19 vaccine research.

international | vaccine | linterman | radio | immunology


Myriam Hemberger receives the 2019 March of Dimes Prize

Myriam Hemberger, a group leader in the Epigenetics programme at the Institute from 2004-2018, was awarded the 2019 March of Dimes Prize for her pioneering research on placental biology.

award | developmental biology | epigenetics | international | placenta | pregnancy


Hemberger group collaboration in Science News

Though often forgotten, the placenta has a huge role in baby’s health

developmental biology | epigenetics | hemberger | international | online press | placenta


Varga-Weisz research in Medical News Today

How your gut bacteria may protect you from cancer

varga-weisz | nuclear dynamics | epigenetics | gut bacteria | online press | international


Varga-Weisz study featured in New Atlas

New research reveals how gut bacteria can control our genes

varga-weisz | nuclear dynamics | epigenetics | gut bacteria | online press | international


Varga-Weisz gut bacteria on Science Alert

Bacteria Living in Our Gut Are Hijacking And Controlling Our Genes

nuclear dynamics | epigenetics | gut bacteria | varga-weisz | online press | international


Kelsey lab research on What is Epigenetics

Epigenetic Marks on Histones Keep Egg Cells Fresh

kelsey | online press | international | egg cells | epigenetics


Kelsey lab in Genetic Engineering News

Extra Epigenetic Packaging Keeps Egg Cells Fresh

epigenetics | genetic engineering news | kelsey | egg cells | international | online press


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Leading Pharma-Academic Partnership Unravels the Mystery of a Major Cancer Gene

signalling | stephens | hawkins | pten | pi3-kinases | astrazeneca | gsk | | online press | international


Hemberger lab in ALN Magazine

Womb Age is a Major Factor in Declining Fertility in Older Women

hemberger | epigenetics | pregnancy | aln magazine | international | online press


Myriam Hemberger on DeutschlandFunk

Junges Glück in jungen Gebärmuttern (Young happiness in young uterus)

deutschlandfunk | epigenetics | german | hemberger | international | pregnancy | radio


Michael Wakelam talks Brexit on PBS

Why many British voters are having Brexit regrets

director | pbs | brexit | policy | international