Professor David Nutt

Renowned neuroscientist Professor David Nutt is in conversation with Salon London’s Helen Bagnall about his plans to bring liver friendly hangover-free synthetic alcohol to market by 2020, the surprising difficulties British Universities face conducting essential research in to effective treatments for anxiety and depression, and the powerful role the British government plays in preventing academics publishing research findings which might contravene their political worldview (something Professor Nutt knows only too well).