Episode 24: Search and Destroy in HIV Therapy with Aaron Devanathan

Our final ComSciCon interview is with Aaron Devanathan.  Aaron studies HIV infection and elimination in the Department of Pharmacy at …

Episode 23: The Role of Apoptosis with Georgia Smith

We had the chance to talk with Georgia Atkin-Smith about Apoptosis and different types of cell death, autoimmune disorders, and …

Episode 22: Nanotechnology with Claudia Alarcón López

I had the opportunity to speak with Claudia Alarcón López, better known as @the.nanotechgirl.  She is a Mexican INCQ (Ingeniero En …

Episode 20: Biomedical Engineering and Science Education with Stephanie Teeter

Our second ComSciCon Triangle interview was with Stephanie Teeter from NC State.  Stephanie is a technician for two biomedical engineering …

Episode 13: Amyloid Beta: Villain, or Hero in Alzheimer’s Disease?

Just Released! – Maya published a great review on Amyloid Beta’s antimicrobial properties in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease!    Free download …

Episode 6: Inflammation Roundtable- Practical Strategies

What is inflammation?  Is it all bad? Why is it linked to virtually all chronic diseases?  Answers and practical strategies …

The Epigenetics of Cuddling

How Personal Contact Could Alter the Genome A study by the McGill Program for the Study of Behavior looked at the …

Improving Science Literacy: How to Read Scientific Papers

Science literacy is the ability to read English words in a new language- the language of science.  You might measure …

Core Lifts: The Staple of Every Exercise Program

One of the most sought after grails in the athletic and aesthetic worlds is that of muscle hypertrophy. This refers …

3D Brain Anatomy: The Allen Brain Atlas

The Allen Brain Atlas is an incredible tool that lives up to the term “Big Data”.  The atlas combines neuroscience …