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I am currently working towards a PhD in microbial genetics. Before that I spent a bit over a decade working as a programmer, with most of that time spent writing computer games. I have degrees in Mathematics (MMath), Life Sciences (BSc) and Molecular Genetics (MSc).


Aug
19
reviewed Close How come that we “feel” it when someone's watching us
Jun
29
reviewed No Action Needed Why does the apex of the human heart usually point to the left?
Feb
22
reviewed No Action Needed How does inorganic phosphate inhibit alkaline phosphatase?
Feb
22
reviewed Close Do women have greater reproductive success than men?
Feb
20
reviewed No Action Needed Difference between “transcriptional activity” and “RNA expression”
Feb
7
reviewed No Action Needed What is the mechanism behind ventilatory acclimatization?
Feb
6
reviewed No Action Needed What is the difference between SOLiD, 454, and Illumina next-gen sequencing?
Feb
6
reviewed No Action Needed Excretion of small kangaroos while in the pouch
Feb
4
reviewed Excellent Conjugate secondary antibody
Feb
4
reviewed Satisfactory What vegetation would thrive in the Martian atmosphere?
Feb
4
reviewed Excellent How much gas is exchanged in one human breath?
Feb
4
reviewed Excellent Can Taq polymerase be used instead of polymerase Vent exo (-)?
Feb
4
reviewed Satisfactory Simulating Cell differentiation
Feb
4
reviewed Satisfactory How does prolonged exposure to high frequency noise affect hearing?
Feb
4
reviewed Excellent Are humans hardwired to continue gathering resources after the costs outweigh the benefits?
Feb
4
reviewed Needs Improvement What chemical or biochemical agents do plants use to inhibit each other's growth?
Feb
4
reviewed Satisfactory Why Do Ruminants Require A Multi-Compartment Stomach To Digest Food?
Feb
4
reviewed Satisfactory How do multiple replication forks function without 'colliding', and what is the benefit of this method?
Jan
28
reviewed No Action Needed Why do some animals have 8 Limbs (e.g. Spiders, Octopuses)?