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Me and my work
Finding genes that change our brain as we get older!Read more
I try to find genes that are related to how our brain changes as we get older. Guess what? We just had our research on the BBC news!
Check it out here http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/edinburgh_and_east/8574891.stm
My Typical Day
Checking emails, working on my computer, checking emails, writing stuff, checking emails & having coffee!Read more
Lots of my day is spent checking emails – most of my work is with other scientists over all the world so the best way to discuss our work is to through email. Of course, I get to keep in touch with my friends too. I also spend some time doing some work on my computer – doing calculations to see if differences in genes are related to differences in intelligence tests.
What I'd do with the money
I would go to schools and tell science jokes!!
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Smiley, sociable and sporty
Who is your favourite singer or band?
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Surfing in Hawaii – at a scientific conference!
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
Play sport for my country, win the lottery and grow my hair!
What did you want to be after you left school?
a doctor – I used to love ER
Were you ever in trouble in at school?
Yes – I always asked too many annoying questions!
What's the best thing you've done as a scientist?
I found genes that are related to how much your blood clots – it was a new discovery!
Tell us a joke.
A man goes to the doctor Can you help me, I have a hereditary disease? What disease is that? Diarrhea. That’s not a hereditary disease! It is when it’s in your march2010genes.
what interested you in becoming a scientist?
What’s the best thing that have happen to you as a scientist?
Which science-related books would you recommend to people?
what does it mean by Chris evicted?
Hello, who likes biology because i would like to ask them a question about it?
What’s the recipe for your smartie chocolate cake? :D
What is noetic science? Do you believe it is a real science?
Do you believe in life in outer space?
does your research benefit brain deterioration diseases, such as alzheimers? if so do you feel you could find ways to
Do you have any regrets about being a scientist ??
View all my answered questions
- Can the students win anything?
- Chat seems to be blocked, what can I do?
- Have you got a video that explains this more easily?
- How can I learn more about these topics?
- How can I stop people from bothering me when I'm trying to take part in I'm a Scientist?