“It’s simply time to say No!” to abusive behavior and toxic interactions

How many of us have either suffered or know someone that has dealt with abusive behavior and toxic interactions in their working place?We all know someone, right? Recently, this article “Overcoming Microaggressions in the Lab” written by Kawanda Foster got my full attention and voiced deep and important problems, often hidden. More awareness is needed!Importantly,… Read More “It’s simply time to say No!” to abusive behavior and toxic interactions

A Great & Bright effort – Covid19 Vaccine

A Bright Christmas #27 Happy Holidays Everyone 🙂 Despite this intense and concerning year, we should take a moment to reflect that due to a huge effort of scientists we are finally getting people around the world vaccinated against the SarsCov2 virus that has taken to this date 1.76 Million lives worldwide! This terrific achievement,… Read More A Great & Bright effort – Covid19 Vaccine

Reflections from an Internship at Cartana – 10x Genomics

We briefly met on a bus ride to Biomedicum. And while catching up about life, I got to know that Giuseppe was doing an internship provided by the Career Service here at KI and wanted to know more about his experience.Today, I will share with you some reflections regarding his internship at Cartana (now part… Read More Reflections from an Internship at Cartana – 10x Genomics

Unusual Christmas Traditions From Around The World

Day 17 in our ChristmasCalendar2019!Food: Food for Thought Even though Christmas may have begun solely as a Christian holiday, with time people from all over the world have embraced the festive season and added their own “peculiar” traditions! Manger scenes, Santa Claus, and smiley snowmen are still the characters we mostly think about when we think… Read More Unusual Christmas Traditions From Around The World

“Moving Across – Where Art Meets Science”

It has been a week since we all gathered in a chilly but cosy Sunday evening at Stallet, here in Stockholm, for “Moving Across – Where Art meets Science”
“Moving Across”, an event organized by a group of creative researchers from Karolinska Institutet, brought to a general audience a synergistic connection between interesting biomedical research and its artistic and entertaining explanation by the “Improv” group Improphilia. Sounds fun, right?… Read More “Moving Across – Where Art Meets Science”