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Conversations with groundbreaking researchers from Northeastern University. We connect what’s going on in their labs to what’s going on in your life.
Smash the Ratriarchy
For centuries, women have been dismissed as emotional and, thus, unreliable. The “scientific” proof? Hormones. This stereotype even extends to female rats, which have been excluded from biomedical research because their hormones supposedly make the results “messy.” But a Northeastern professor has found that these dreaded chemicals could actually cure certain mental health disorders. Now that’s something to get emotional about.