Chemistry in Action: Profiles of MIT Researchers
by Jacquin Niles, Liz Nolan, Katharina Ribbeck
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This collection of videos highlights the inspiring chemistry research done by three professors at MIT. -Professor Jacquin Niles discusses growing up in the small Caribbean nation of Anguilla and how that inspired him to study the cause and prevention of malaria. -Professor Liz Nolan researches the ways in which bacteria interact with the human body. -Professor Katharina Ribbeck explains the ways in which mucus, a type of slime, might be able to predict preterm pregnancy.
|1||VideoInspirational Chemistry: Jacquin Niles||MIT Professor Jacquin Niles describes his work researching the spread and prevention of malaria.||1/30/13||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoInspirational Chemistry: Liz Nolan||MIT Professor Liz Nolan discusses her work with bacteria, and the ways in which they can be both harmful and beneficial to the human body.||1/30/13||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoInspirational Chemistry: Katharina Ribbeck||MIT Professor Katharina Ribbeck discusses her work with mucus, a type of slime. She specifically researches the way mucus plays a role in pregnancy and preterm labor.||1/30/13||Free||View In iTunes|
- Category: Chemistry
- Language: English
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