What Does A Cancer Cell Look Like?

What Does A Cancer Cell Look Like?

A major focus of my lab is understanding the mechanical properties of biological materials. And that ranges from animal cells to plant cells and we’re particularly interested in understanding the cell nucleus which is where most of the genomic material, most of the DNA of the cells is contained So there are many cells that

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The Curious Case of Colic

The Curious Case of Colic

[♪ INTRO] Babies cry a lot. Which can be really irritating, but it’s normal. It’s the only way they can tell you they’re hungry. Or bored. Or tired. Or… you get the idea. But some babies do cry more than others. And when an otherwise healthy baby cries more than normal, they’re said to have

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What Are Fever Dreams?

What Are Fever Dreams?

[♪ INTRO ] Being sick is the worst. Not only do you get the chills and a runny nose during the day, but your illness can chase you into your dreams as well. You might have experienced those bizarre and emotionally intense dreams some people have when their temperature skyrockets, AKA fever dreams. While lots

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