Stress and white hair

It is been said that stress turns hair white. Zang and collaborators published on Nature the research, which gives us the confirmation of this popular saying. Long story short: stress triggers the fight-or-flight response, which has an impact on the cells producing hair pigments. Going into details of the experiment, researchers stressed mice by injectingContinue reading “Stress and white hair”

Women in STEM: dr. Lilith

For the third episode of Women in STEM, today I have the honor to host dr. Lilith Mabel Caballero Aguilar (@lilithlabs). Hi lilithlabs! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? Hi! My name is Lilith Mabel Caballero Aguilar, I am 30 years old. I was born in Mexico but IContinue reading “Women in STEM: dr. Lilith”