I’m crowdfunding. Why?

This post is adapted from my crowdfunding campaign website.  My lab is giving crowdfunding a go. I have a talented postgraduate student about to start a self-funded MPhil/PhD with me and we are hoping to crowdfund some consumable costs. Why? Here are three reasons: Funding is scarce. Acquiring research funds is […]

World Duchenne Awareness Day 2015

Today is the second World Duchenne Awareness Day, the 7th of September 2015.  The 7th of the 9th.  79.  This is a significant number… These 79 boxes represent the 79 exons of the DMD gene.  This gene encodes for a protein called dystrophin; do you notice that some exons are joined together […]