Beyond Treatment: Caring for the Needs of Children with Cancer

>>Good afternoon, and welcome to the National Cancer Institute’s latest Facebook Live. We are broadcasting today from the Children’s Inn on the NIH campus. Today we’ll be talking about the psychosocial aspects of childhood cancer treatment. My name is Dr. Lori Wiener, and I direct the Psychosocial Support and Research Program at the National Cancer Institute.>>I’m Dr. John […]

Senator Elizabeth Warren: Floor speech on 21st Century Cures Act

Thank you Madam President. Madam President, three weeks ago, Americans went to the polls. Voters were deeply divided on whether Democrats or Republicans should be in charge. Donald Trump is the President-elect, losing the popular vote by more than two million people. But there is one thing that Americans were not divided on. One issue that they sent […]

The Evolution of Bacteria on a “Mega-Plate” Petri Dish (Kishony Lab)

So what we ended up building was basically a Petri dish, except that it’s 2 feet by 4 feet. And the way we set it up is that there are nine bands, and at the base of each of these bands we put a normal Petri-dish-thick agar with different amounts of antibiotic. On the outside there’s no antibiotic; […]