The Betatrophin Blues

October 24, 2014 admin 9

All the recent high-profile papers that are having troubles are bumming me out. The latest example is the “Betatrophin” Diabetes paper from Harvard last year. Yesterday it was called into major doubt by a new Cell paper from a group led by Jesper Gromada at […]

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What is Betatrophin & why is Harvard so excited about it?

April 25, 2013 admin 1

Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) is making a big announcement today about stems, the biggest they say in their almost decade-long existence. Last night I speculated/predicted some possible announcements. Today I’m betting they will announce the discovery of a novel […]