About

Biologically Active was founded by Liam Faller and Myriam Solar in 2015. We wanted to cover issues of biology that are in the news, as well as recent papers that might be of interest to people. With this blog we hope to help people understand the various biological stories that appear in the media, and to learn how separate the rubbish from the real science.

If there’s anything you’d like us to write about, or you’ve got any questions or comments, please drop us a message using the contact tab.

Liam Faller

Liam is an Irish scientist based in Amsterdam where he runs a research group studying colon cancer (you can find his lab website here and his institution website here). He has wide-ranging interests in science in general, and is often (rightly) called a geek. If he is not in the lab he can be found on a heavily loaded bike, meandering around the countryside. He also cooks a good curry. You can follow him on Twitter @liamfaller.

Myriam Solar

As of 2016, Myriam has had other work commitments, so has taken a back seat on this blog. She is looking forward to the day when she is less busy and can start writing again!

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s