Chemistry in Action: Profiles of MIT Researchers
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.
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MIT Professor Jacquin Niles describes his work researching the spread and prevention of malaria.
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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.
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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.
- Chemistry in Action: Profiles of MIT Researchers (ocw.mit.edu/high-school/chemistry/chemistry-in-action/)