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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.


Mar
11
revised Free Radicals for aging
The synonym seems to be for EN-US rather than EN-GB :S
Mar
10
revised In what ways, if any, does administration of rapamycin *not* mimic calorie restriction?
edited tags
Mar
10
revised What are the effects of combining rapamycin with dietary restriction?
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Mar
10
revised Why is blood pressure higher the more distal an artery is?
Added zoology as the source is referring do a dog and question doesn't specify that we're referring to humans
Mar
10
revised cardiology wiki excerpt
Expanded definition to allow questions on the vascular system coming under cardiology
Mar
10
comment Why do pandas have a high probability of giving birth to twins?
See Kevin's great answer :D
Mar
9
wiki created ethology description
Mar
9
wiki created ethology excerpt
Mar
9
wiki created parasitism description
Mar
9
wiki created parasitism excerpt
Mar
9
revised What forms the human amniotic sac?
deleted 3 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Mar
9
comment Why do pandas have a high probability of giving birth to twins?
I don't know that they have a particularly high rate for multiple births up against other mammals when you consider cat litters of up to ten and beyond?
Mar
8
revised Can methylation from DNA get copied to RNA during transcription?
Two new tags and a few extra words to improve readability
Mar
8
revised Why do animal teeth get darker if exposed?
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Mar
8
revised What is the mechanism that directs myosin walking?
edited tags
Mar
8
revised Compare and contrast “Rubisco activity” and “assimilation rate” (is there a difference, and if so, what is it)?
Changing to more common capitalisation of RuBisCO
Mar
8
revised How do insects breathe?
Spelling tags and subbing respiration for ventillation.
Mar
8
revised How do insects breathe?
Spelling corrections
Mar
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
7
revised What is the difference between HPLC and FPLC and why is FPLC preferable for protein purification?
Expanded abbreviations