Jennifer Brubaker is a medical student at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. She received her graduate degree from Johns Hopkins University in Biotechnology, where she studied Human Molecular Genetics and Emerging Infectious Diseases. She graduated from Boston College with a degree in Biology in 2012.
We now know that antibacterial soaps do not protect from preventable illness better than regular soap, but beyond that, some of these products are even shown to have deleterious long-term effects.
Still looking for a New Year’s Resolution? Try drawing inspiration from some of the super-resolution microscopy work of 2016.