Nazneen Rahman is a geneticist in the UK who finds genes that predispose to cancer and use them to help patients. She was a guest on #sciencechat on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.
In a special #sciencechat we look at some of the facts and figures of the College of Science at Northeastern University.
Nick Polanchik, a rising second year biology major and math minor, was an Orientation Leader over the summer. On Wednesday, August 7, during #sciencechat, he answered questions about what students can expect when they arrive on campus in just a few weeks.
Deanna Church is a staff scientist at the National Institutes of Health where she works on genome assembly. She was a guest of #sciencechat on July 31, 2013 where she talked about how she got interested in her work, the challenges, and the victories.
Each year, nearly $18 billion is spent on nanomedicine research.
During #sciencechat on July 17 the @NortheasternCOS account tweeted several fun science facts.
Jeremy Casson, the interim director of Student Services in the College of Science at Northeastern University, tries to calm the nerves of some incoming students.
Chris Gunter, aka @girlscientist, was the #sciencechat guest on June 5, 2013.
Dan Blustein is a Twitter ambassador for the College of Science. He recently returned from an annual trip to Bonaire to do some research.