Taking a twitter break (mostly) while I try and finish the book – "Stigma Machine"- which accompanies this wonderful gif — ( a gif I very much enjoyed designing in collaboration with graphic artist Tom Morris https://t.co/bosmPpuHQv ) pic.twitter.com/yO0z6YOObC
— Imogen Tyler (@ProfImogenTyler) November 30, 2018
The topic of pain is part of the course. Want to know more?
Take a look at videos from the 2015 conference Visible Solutions: How Neuroimaging Helps Law Re-Envision Pain (on Vimeo).
I mention it in the course.
It is part of the many examples that it is foolish to embrace everything that looks like “progress” without ever asking questions.
The US Has Officially Started Using CRISPR on Humans
On Monday, a University of Pennsylvania spokesperson confirmed to NPR that the institution’s researchers have officially started using CRISPR on humans — marking a national first that could lead to a more widespread use of the technology in the future. Thus far, CRISPR has been used to treat two cancer patients, both of whom had relapsed after traditional cancer treatment.
Update July 2019: I am transferring the course to Thinkific.