- Medicines can sometimes interact with each other, resulting in neither working properly. Proteins in the body mediate if and how this interaction takes place.
- Khalid Alam takes the audience into the lab to illustrate how scientists use bacteria to produce a protein and study its function.
- 42 minutes
Information about the author:
- Khalid Alam is a graduate student in biochemistry working with Dr. Burke at MU.
- For his dissertation, Khalid is developing diagnostic tools that detect drug interactions when resources are limiting.