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Macrophages, Tuberculosis and Granulomas: A Video Tutorial

How much do you really know about Tuberculosis, otherwise commonly called TB? The University of Michigan Department of Engineering (friendly rival to my home U of Illinois) has put out a very accessible animated tutorial so you can learn more.Check it out: This video is included as a comprehensive article entitled "Peering into the black box of Tuberculosis" discussing TB as a worldwide problem and what some U-M researchers are doing to help understand the disease more fully...

September 28, 2012 — Joanne Manaster
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Science, It's a Girl Thing! Can You Create a Better Video?

During a bit of insomnia one night a few weeks ago, I checked on my twitter timeline, where I can catch some tweets from those awake across the Atlantic, to find someone had referenced a new contest that wants to reward a talented videographer for creating a new video to replace the controversial video from the European Commission's initiative to encourage girls to consider science, Science, It's a Girl Thing...

September 25, 2012 — Joanne Manaster

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