Day: May 27, 2013

“Alternative Medicine: Sense and Nonsense” Upcoming Lecture by Dr. Paul Offit

For those of you in the NYC/LI area:  An Invitation from the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory for a Free Public Lecture! Please join us for the 2013 Lorraine Grace lectureship on societal issues of biomedical research: Alternative Medicine: Sense and Nonsense Saturday, June 8, 2013 3:00pm Grace Auditorium One Bungtown Road Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 Americans love alternative medicine, and they are...

/ May 27, 2013

A brief note on killing cancer cells in a dish

I am taking the Memorial Day holiday off. I will return next week (or even earlier if something comes up that I can’t resist blogging about). In the meantime, here’s a general principle that needs to be remembered in cancer research: I would also add to that list: So does bleach. So does acid. So does alkali. So does pouring the media...

/ May 27, 2013