Monica Javidnia


University of Rochester

I’m a neuropharmacologist in Rochester, NY studying Parkinson’s disease progression and treatment response.

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A parasitic flatworm is one of nature's spookiest creatures

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Leucochloridium paradoxum is a parasitic flatworm that uses both mind control and mimicry to trick birds into eating it

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Testing drugs on stem cells in petri dishes may revolutionize our understanding of difficult-to-study diseases

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Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge? This is even more exciting for ALS patients.

Carina Seah

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Alternative medicine could treat our maladies, but we have to study it

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It is sorely lacking in rigorous scientific research

Song-My Hoang

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