Camilo Khatchikian of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on researching the migration of ticks and the disease that has followed this journey.
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David Asch and Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about researching the connection between Twitter and heart health.
Louis Rulli of the Law School is quoted on issues with federal forfeiture laws.
Sarah A. Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the current popularity of gluten-free diets.
Paul H. Robinson of the Law School is the writes about outdated penal codes.
Tom Baker of the Law School says, “In the insurance world, eliminating all risk is the equivalent of cold fusion or the perpetual motion machine.”
Roman de la Campa of the School of Arts & Sciences provides his thoughts on the plan to open a U.S. embassy in Cuba.
Megan Ryerson of the School of Design and the School of Engineering and Applied Science talks about the new era of airline competition.
Doctoral candidate Jonathan Madara of the School of Veterinary Medicine is cited.
Raquel Gur of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited as being the star witness to discuss psychotic disorders.
Lance Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for serving on panel that focused on cardiac arrest.
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the value of the euro.
Michael Kahana of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how quickly memories can be formed.
Adam Finkel of the Law School is quoted about standards from the Occupational Safety & Health Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Kenneth Margulies of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that Philadelphia’s smoking rates will continue to decline with shifting attitudes, policy changes and penalties.
Andrea Spaeth of the Perelman School of Medicine offers ways to improve daily functionality for people who are lacking sleep.
Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School discusses the opinions in the Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage and lethal injections.
A study about financial behavior co-authored by Nicholas Souleles of the Wharton School is cited.
Laura Modafferi of the Perelman School of Medicine writes a collaborative blog about cold medicines containing dextromethorphan.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School offers his opinion on a possible shift in the Supreme Court’s political leanings.