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  • Science Re-Cap of Week – 01/23/16

    Science Re-Cap of Week – 01/23/16

    Wes

    Its been a wild week over on the MostlyScience facebook page. But if you missed some of our posts, fear not! We have your re-cap right here. 1) Why you should probably not eat snow. A recent study published in the journal Environmental Research shows that snow attracts pollutants from the air in levels that […]

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  • An interview with Dr. Sara Canavati

    An interview with Dr. Sara Canavati

    Christopher_NW

    Recently I had the pleasure of being a finalist in the 2015 Malaria Social Media Awards with Dr. Sara Canavati. Sara went on to win an esteemed award (the South-East Asia category) and I thought it would be jolly good to interview her.   Christopher Haggarty-Weir: Congrats on winning the 2015 Malaria Social Media Award […]

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  • Prof. Gero Miesenböck: A man of the mind

    Prof. Gero Miesenböck: A man of the mind

    Christopher_NW

    Image credit, www.cncb.ox.ac.uk Please note this article is co-authored by both Christopher Haggarty-Weir and William Godfrey. William had the idea of interviewing Prof. Miesenböck (one of William’s current favourite scientists) and came up with the majority of questions, in addition to writing up the transcripts from the recorded interview. Christopher conducted the interview and attended […]

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  • Malaria Heroes: Alphonse Laveran.

    Malaria Heroes: Alphonse Laveran.

    Christopher_NW

    I have decided to launch a series of articles called “Malaria Heroes” which will give some information about some of the key figures throughout the modern history of malaria (i.e. since the 1800’s). The first of these heroes that led to a greater understanding of this parasitic infection is Dr. Charles Alphonse Laveran, a French […]

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Multi-drug resistant TB: Treatment today, hope for tomorrow.

Multi-drug resistant TB: Treatment today, hope for tomorrow.

Christopher_NW

 

I would like to introduce Smaranda Fillip, a colleague of mine who is studying towards her MD at my old alma mater, the University of Queensland, in addition to studying in New Orleans as part of a joint medical school program. She wrote the bulk of this succinct informative introduction to multi-drug resistant tuberculosis along […]

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