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Medical student in the United Kingdom, having previously studied Biology at A-Level. I spend a good deal of my time volunteering with St John Ambulance, which I find fantastically rewarding and when I'm not writing essays I'm handling flags here on Bio.SE.


Jun
1
revised Modularity of transcription factors
Updated link to use DOI - http://meta.biology.stackexchange.com/a/277/69
Jun
1
revised Is there such thing as Animal non-verbal body language?
Fixed formatting as bold doesn't stretch between paragraphs
May
31
revised Is there a Reverse Transcription optimization for long, 9kb, transcripts?
Edited in "oops, I'm dumb. Ignore the template swapping thing in the RT" rather than appending and removed signature
May
31
wiki created cloning description
May
31
wiki created cloning excerpt
May
31
comment Why apes started to contemplate and become altruistic?
We're not entirely convinced that there's enough biology in that question to make it a fit for this site, and even if there was it's very broad :)
May
31
revised Formal definition of a 'genetic trait reservoir'?
added a reference to the paper - updated to use DOI
May
31
revised Can I compare Shannon indices of metagenome gene data?
Clean up and removal of signature line
May
30
comment Is it better to take a half dose of paracetamol and a half dose of ibuprofen together rather than a full dose of either?
By "better" I take it you mean a more effective analgesic rather than better in terms of potential toxic effects, speed of onset/offset etc?
May
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on systems-biology tag wiki excerpt
May
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on software tag wiki excerpt
May
29
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Do trees really get a large share of their mass from the carbon in the air?
May
29
revised Can humans shorten their sleeping patterns?
Rewrote to avoid closure as an off-topic personal advice question
May
29
comment Do hot drinks cool you down?
n.b. I got to that article on p4 of a pubmed search for hot drink - others might want to start from after there as there was nothing really before :)
May
29
answered Do hot drinks cool you down?
May
28
awarded  Enlightened
May
28
awarded  Nice Answer
May
28
awarded  Enlightened
May
28
awarded  Nice Answer
May
28
revised Do trees really get a large share of their mass from the carbon in the air?
Fixed chem formulae after migration