Medical Research & Experimentation

Medical research involves the field of biomedicine, and medical experimentation. These scientists use various methods such as animal experimentation, human experimentation, clinical trials and other methods to discover life-saving new medications, surgical techniques and more. Find out all about it here!

Who Developed The FIrst Vaccine for Polio?

Polio is a devastating disease that has claimed many victims in the United States and other countries. Today, there are two vaccines that prevent polio. Who developed the first vaccine for polio? Read on to learn more about this exciting discovery.

Gram Negative Bacteria

Gram negative bacteria have been in the news recently, but what are they exactly? Read on to learn about the characteristics of Gram negative bacteria and some common examples.

Swine Flu Vaccine Side Effects

The swine flu vaccine is relatively safe for most people. Like any other medication, there are side effects. Swine flu vaccine side effects include soreness at the injection site and headaches. Some may be allergic to components of the vaccine, and some may experience rare complications.

Learn How to Use a Compound Microscope

Learning how to use a compound microscope may seem daunting at first, but really is quite easy. Taking a short amount of time to learn the various parts of the microscope will have you making use of all the functions with confidence.