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The Culture of Antibiotic Discovery

Imagine transplanting every species on Earth onto the moon. Most species would not be able to survive the conditions of outer space, while a few might find ways to adapt to the new environment. This can be likened to the process of culturing bacterial samples in standard laboratory media: only a small fraction of the…

Engineering Health

The realm of medical research and study is often pursued by chemists, biologists, pharmacists, and doctors. These professionals drive forward research on the human body, diseases, and treatments. However, there is one group of scientists that has worked on medical research which has largely remained in the background. From the pacemaker to the ultrasound machine,…

Phantom Limbs: The Missing Link

Scientists, researchers, and physicians alike still have not been able to pinpoint the precise cause of phantom pain, a term coined by Silas Weir Mitchell in 1871. Phantom limb is used to reference a syndrome in which patients experience pain or other sensations originating from a nonexistent limb. There may also be discrepancies between the…

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