Selected Bibliography of Articles by Jalees Rehman
Many promising male contraceptives are in development, but none have come to market. What’s taking so long?
The power of fat
Human fat cells can be used to regenerate damaged hearts and ageing joints.
The need for critical science journalism
Critical science journalism critically evaluates the quality and impact of scientific research and is an important counterpart to “infotainment” science writing.
Articles for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting:
The Courage to Venture Beyond: Of Polymaths and Multidisciplinarians
A Beautiful Quest: The Search for a Unified Theory
Physician-Scientists: An Endangered Species?
Illuminated Storytelling: Ancient Campfires and the Evolution of Storytelling
The Stress of Aging: The enzyme telomerase limits the aging of cells but it also promotes cancer
It appears that many published studies in cancer research cannot be replicated by other scientists.
Understanding how networks of blood vessels form is key to engineering transplantable organs and tissues.
Links to other Websites:
Rehman Lab at the University of Illinois (Chicago)
We study stem cells and regeneration, mitochondria and metabolism, inflammation and the biology of blood vessels (contact email for academic research related questions: jalees[at]uic[dot]edu)
Jalees’ monthly essays and columns for the 3Quarksdaily website
3QD is a blog and online essay collection devoted to science, philosophy, culture, politics, religion, literature and art.