Sometimes we trust something that is untrustworthy. We are blindfolded, we are unaware of the risk factors behind it. That's something that I learned after reading chapter 5: Trusting the untrustworthy. “...unaware that they were actually HeLa, at an estimated cost of more than $100 million.” (Pg.96) https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.forbes.com/sites/chadorzel/2017/01/24/how-much-scientific-research-is-wasted/amp/ In this chapter Dr.Nina Desai and her colleagues... Continue Reading →
Backstabbing Biomed-Danna M.
I must say that reading this chapter really opened my eyes to the effects that mistakes could have on more than just your own cause but it can also affect others. Now I wasn't entirely surprised that some Biomedical research is not entirely true and can get mixed up, but I didn't quite acknowledge that... Continue Reading →