24 June 2016

Freelance pieces

Samples from a 20+ year career in science writing…

 

MEDICINE/BIOLOGY/CHEMISTRY

Standard model (Nature)

The littlest prion (Nature Outlook)

Alzheimer’s vaccines (Nature Outlook)

The dark side of proteins (Nature)

The journey of Jin-Quan Yu (Scripps Research)

Seized by ecstasy (Dana Foundation)

Gene mutation strongly protects against Alzheimer’s (Dana Foundation)

Zika and the brain (Dana Foundation)

How real is CTE? (schnablog)

Secrets of the shaking palsy (Nature Outlook)

New Alzheimer’s therapy suggested (Science)

Interview with Christof Koch (Dana Foundation)

The sounds of silent movies (Nature)

Rewired for sight and sound (Nature)

Love song of the zebra finch (NYU Physician)

How to reduce your Alzheimer’s risk without drugs (Dana Foundation)

Interview with biochemist Chester Mathis, co-inventor of PIB-PET tracer (Dana Foundation)

Perspectives on the next great flu pandemic (UNC Gillings School of Public Health)

Targeting tumor metabolism (Nature Reviews Drug Development)

The magic bullet that burst the bubble (New Scientist)

 

ENGINEERING/PHYSICS

Bio-bots (Johns Hopkins Engineering magazine)

Can you wrap your head around M-branes? (JHU A&S Magazine)

Can we handle the quantum truth? (schnablog)

 

 

 

 

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