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Current Biostatistics PhD student, ex-tropical biologist/ software tester, python enthusiast, aspiring data/stats guy.


Aug
2
comment Why don't antibiotics affect mitochondria?
Absolutely fascinating stuff. Thanks for sharing the article.
Jul
31
comment Why don't antibiotics affect mitochondria?
Just found this interesting information from the wikipedia article about ribosomes: "Even though mitochondria possess ribosomes similar to the bacterial ones, mitochondria are not affected by these antibiotics because they are surrounded by a double membrane that does not easily admit these antibiotics into the organelle"
Dec
30
comment How many times did endosymbiosis occur?
that is really fascinating. Thanks for sharing!