Do children need more protein than adults?

The answer to the title question depends upon how you define “need”. There are three ways of expressing the needs of individuals for protein – the absolute need in grams per day (adults need more) – the relative need in grams per kg of body weight per day (children need more) – the protein level…

Women and research fraud

How many research frauds are women? Origins of this post In January 2014, two papers were published in the top science journal Nature which claimed that stem cells could be created by simply exposing ordinary skin cells to mild acid shock Obokata et al 2014.The first author on both of these papers was a young…