This blog is a place where I will translate interesting findings in biomedical and basic science research from scientific jargon to plain old English. The bottom line: You don't need a PhD to understand science!

Monday, December 12, 2011

If you live in the Washington DC area, stop by the Autism Reading Room preview party!

Autism Reading Room is a new online resource designed to enhance public understanding of autism research. Join the preview party and be the first to experience the new site.

December 14, 2011, 5:00-10:00 PM
Old Town Hall
3999 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.

Complimentary wine, cheese, and non-alcoholic beverages
Spanish speakers welcome

Hosted by MindSpec (, a nonprofit research organization utilizing innovative bioinformatics strategies to understand causes of autism spectrum disorders.