Tag Archives: diseases

Researchers Receive Federal Awards To Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

It’s almost as if it were kismet that I came across this story this morning. After asking a coworker this morning how her July 4th weekend was, she admitted that she was covered in mosquito bites after spending the day…


Funding Pause Issued for ‘Gain-of-Function’ Research

Science can be innovative and cool, and then science can be dangerous and scary. It’s this second category of science that I worry about. Apparently the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the Department of Health…