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With the collaboration of:
  • Obra Social La Caixa
  • ISGlobal

What is being done to investigate malaria spread by a parasite that isn't the most widespread? How does a pregnant woman's body respond to infection? A pair of researchers present a new project into how the immune systems responds to infection in pregnant women and newborn babies. The aim is to find a vaccine candidate or a marker for the disease.

Would you undergo a test that could tell you if you were going to develop melanoma? Would you want others to know? What can industry and the government do? What is the best protection? 

These are just a few of the questions put to one skin cancer sufferer and several experts in this video. What about you? What do you think?