What I’ve Been Up To
What I Talk About
- change is good?
- comics say it best
- correlation does not equal causation
- did we get bought out by China?
- don't drag your kids into your misguided beliefs
- evolution isn't up for debate
- excuse me while i swoon
- genetics is not evil
- giant microbes
- go gophers!
- happily ever after
- i'm a nerd
- i also like the NIH
- ignorant people bother me
- i like my job
- i miss minneapolis
- i tend to be excitable
- i want some freakin' popcorn
- just one thing?!
- love and marriage
- my bridesmaids will be barefoot
- my God i'm prepared
- oh yeah the GRE
- please let me into grad school
- stem cells!!!
- syracuse is not a real city
- syracuse is nothing like home
- Thanks Margaret Sanger
- the CDC is da bomb
- the internet is not your homeboy
- theory is not a four-letter word
- troubleshooting PCR sucks
- two does not equal four
- vaccinate your children
- woo!!! research!!!
- yes i do have opinions
Tag Archives: i’m a nerd
….and this blog makes me giggle. Not So Humble Pie is my new favorite blog (other than my own, of course.) And since I work in a Drosophila lab…these cookies made me shriek with delight. See more on BoingBoing (one … Continue reading
In a spectacular breakthrough for science, UCLA researchers have demonstrated that stem cells can be engineered into essentially a genetic vaccine. !!!!!!! <—– is how excited I am about this Now, this does not by any stretch of the imagination … Continue reading
Hi everybody! Last week Tuesday I had an interview for a research tech position at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. I was offered the position and accepted! I’m very excited about moving but it’s also stressing me out (as … Continue reading
Researchers in Florida believe they have found a potential new target for HIV drugs. Instead of targeting CD4+ T-helper cells, these researchers think the best target would be macrophages. In this study, the team found that in diseased cells (such … Continue reading
Researchers in Germany have found “Ida”, a small primate that might just be the common ancestor of lemurs and humans. So what does this mean? Well, those who have studied evolution know that an evolutionary tree is made of branches … Continue reading
As you might have figured out by now, I adore my university, and I like to brag when exciting research comes out of it. You also know that I am extremely interested in cancer biology, and today’s news bite encompasses … Continue reading