The Mulligan Lab Science Blog

August 14, 2018

Note: this post was originally written for parents, although it is certainly useful information for everyone!

Hi parents! Scientist here. I decided to write a long post about vaccines to help shed some light on how vaccines work and, hopefully, bring some clarity to top...

August 14, 2018

Hippocrates, the forefather of western medicine, once said “all disease begins in the gut.” Thousands of years later, we are now beginning to realize the significance of his words. Indeed, there exists an enormous world inside of us that most of us constantly overlook.


January 20, 2018

Contrary to what is often portrayed on television, scientists cannot investigate human disease the same way Dr. Frankenstein studied the creation of life. Instead of human experimentation, what researchers have figured out is how to use model organisms.

What is a model...

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