The AlmaMAC 199: Nikoo Aghaei, genomics and lung cancer brain metastasis, Project Empower Circle

LISTEN This week, Sawayra talks to Nikoo Aghaei about her work developing an in vivo functional genomics screen to identify novel drivers of lung cancer brain metastasis. They also talk about Nikoo’s work with Empower Circle, a group motivated by … Continue reading The AlmaMAC 199: Nikoo Aghaei, genomics and lung cancer brain metastasis, Project Empower Circle

The AlmaMAC 198: Examining the role of sleep and exercise on cardiovascular health with Josh Cherubini

LISTEN Sleep deprivation is associated with poor heart health including high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, and even mortality. While exercise has been shown to have positive effects on cardiovascular health, less is known how and if it can counteract some … Continue reading The AlmaMAC 198: Examining the role of sleep and exercise on cardiovascular health with Josh Cherubini

The AlmaMAC 197: Blurring the lines between art and science with Kay McCallum

LISTEN Art and cultural heritage materials are exposed to a number of pollutants including UV light, mold growth, temperature/humidity changes, or gas pollutants that can potentially ruin the pieces over time. Fortunately, these materials remain conserved through the expertise of … Continue reading The AlmaMAC 197: Blurring the lines between art and science with Kay McCallum

A Very Special AlmaMAC: The Caffeine Rabbit Hole at Fringe Fest

LISTEN Sawayra talks to the cast and crew of The Caffeine Rabbit Hole which is debuting at Hamilton’s Fringe Fest 2021! THE CAFFEINE RABBIT HOLE Written, Produced & Directed by JOHN BANDLER Streaming July 15-25, 2021 http://www.hamiltonfringe.ca Box Office: https://www.tinyurl.com/CaffeineRabbitContinue reading A Very Special AlmaMAC: The Caffeine Rabbit Hole at Fringe Fest