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Look Mom…Molecular Biologists On TV

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 05-24-2010

As scientists we are “naturally obsessed.” We have a need to find the answer and can’t stop working until we get it. So how do we find the time to watch this one hour dramatic story by Richard and Carole Rifkind about life in a molecular biology lab? Although there are many health related stories in the media (1), it’s not every day that you get to see “our” story on television. Besides, what else are we going to do with ourselves during our next “one hour incubation time?”

Wang, Z., & Gantz, W. (2010). Health Content in Local Television News: A Current Appraisal Health Communication, 25 (3), 230-237 DOI: 10.1080/10410231003698903