race
On Race and Medicine
On Race and Medicine
Keith Norris | Feb 1, 2014
Until health care becomes truly personalized, race and ethnicity will continue to be important clues guiding medical treatments.
NIH Bias Challenged
NIH Bias Challenged
Jef Akst | Feb 1, 2013
A new study disputes findings of a 2011 analysis suggesting that black researchers are funded less than their equally qualified white peers.
Book Excerpt from Living Color
Nina G. Jablonski | Oct 1, 2012
In Chapter 3, "Out of the Tropics," author Nina G. Jablonski, explores the genes behind skin pigmentation and makes the distinction between color and race.
True Colors
Nina G. Jablonski | Oct 1, 2012
The biological and social ramifications of skin pigmentation are too often ignored by scientists, teachers, and the general public.