Biochem Blogs

Biochemistry blog, science writing

  Ebola. Just the word is enough to make people panic. Well “Ebola” is actually just a river in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Of course...
  Enzymes perform numerous tasks in order to contribute to the global goal of organism survival. One such enzyme is Survivin. Survivin wears many...
  You’ve spent years in training. You’ve spent months developing a project, collecting preliminary data, publishing manuscripts, and training...
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria you have probably read about skimming through the paper while you drink your morning coffee....
  I’ve noticed over the past few years as electronic devices become more prevalent in our society, that students are now bringing the devices to...
This semester’s protein journal club topic was on hydrogen deuterium exchange (HDX). We could discuss any paper that used either mass spectrometry (MS)...
In this day and age, the human race is plagued with resilient, pathogenic bacteria that can cause serious complications in our lives. These bacteria cause...
Have you ever been surprised by a very bright light turning on in a dark room? Think about how you reacted when that happened. You probably covered your...