Post Profile






Ask a MacArthur genius: Just how cheap can cancer diagnosis get?

When it comes to global healthcare crises, Rebecca Richards-Kortum is a real penny pincher.
read more

share

Related Posts


How to Save When it Comes to Camping Trips

Hobbies / Camping : Go Camping

I am a skilled penny pincher/coupon collector and money miser or at least this is what I am told.  No, I am not cheap but I do not like to Read more

Cheap urine test for cancer steps closer

Health : Medical News Today

Non-infectious illnesses like cancer and cardiovascular diseases are rising globally, but they are hard to diagnose because of lack of biomarkers, and in countries with poor infrastructure, expensive diagnosis using mammograms and c...

Ask a MacArthur genius: Can feces fuel cars?

Health : The Checkup

Some engineers use their training to build bridges or develop new products. Kartik Chandran, a new MacArthur “genius” grant winner, has a different dream: transform rivers of feces into usable fuel.The Columbia University professor ...

Ask a MacArthur genius: Can a fake leaf commercialize photosynthesis?

Health : The Checkup

Peidong Yang is allergic to hype — a fact that is perhaps incompatible with the MacArthur “genius” grant he was just awarded. “The biggest misunderstandings about our work come when our results are exaggerated,” he says, revealing t...

Ask a MacArthur genius: Can transplanted brain cells cure Parkinson’s?

Health : The Checkup

“It was quite a wild idea,” said Lorenz Studer, Director of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center’s Center for Stem Cell Biology and new MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant recipient. He’s talking about the obsession that’s shaped ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC