Daniel Irimia

Daniel Irimia

May 19, 2014

Group 6 Copy 40
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    On May 16, Dicty and HL60 cells will race for the "fastest &
    smartest" title. Both cell types are models for studying human neutrophils, the white blood cells protecting us from infections. Neutrophils are often perturbed during disease and today we have no drugs to correct their migration when that happens. We recruited 20 of the top science labs around the world to fine-tune the cells for the Race, but only one will win the Great Prize of $5,000.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Low cost snake antivenom for Asia, Africa and South America

    Death by snake venom in India, Africa, and South America are substantial. Traditional antidotes are prohibitively...

    Water From Oil: Can We Help Restore Iraq's Marshes?

    Collapse of the marsh ecosystems of southern Iraq after 1991 forced hundreds of thousands of people into urban...

    Designing Better Electric Grids: Storing 100% Renewable Energy in Iceland

    It is important for Iceland, a model country in renewable generation, to lead by example and...

    Backer Badge Funded

    An engineering project funded by 13 people