Neat summary of how neurons perceive similar images and what makes for faulty perception in the visual cortex Misfiring from jittery neurons sets fundamental limit on perceptionRead More
Our biological clock is key for lowering our risk of infections, especially now. Link below: https://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/healthy-circadian-rhythm-may-keep-you-sane-and-increase-resilience-fight-covid-19Read More
This article really highlights what stigmatization means and if I may add, highlights the possibility of a new kind of stigmatization that is on the horizon i.e. social-distancing-rule-breaking. BE KIND!
Rolling around lately in my mind has been strange juxtapositionings of ethical dynamics. This started because I began to ponder statistics of human deaths. And then pondering the emotional response to the coronavirus thing, an interesting￼ situation presents itself. Let me see if I can spell it out in a simple way without getting too […]
Originally posted on The Stem Cellar:
The beauty of pharmaceutical drugs is their stability. Those ibuprofen pills in your medical cabinet can sit there for weeks, months, even years but still dull a sudden headache. Unlike ibuprofen pills, you can’t store stem cells in your medicine cabinet (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) Stem cell-based therapies don’t have that…