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note on bacteria vs virus

Posted on 29 Jul 2018

The article is up on AmanzMY and I couldn’t be happier. I have been sitting on this draft for about 3 months before I hit the button.

Initially I asked Tarmizi Halim (a microbiologist) and Afiq Asri to help me with the article, but Afiq Asri (he is my favorite Twitter epidemiologist although he is a biomedical engineer) was not able to commit. Then I asked Noor Adila (a virologist) and she contributed to the article. Standing at 2,400 words the article sounds and feels comprehensive for public consumption.

Because it is for the public consumption, it was significantly dumbed-down. Here is a list:

Pretty cool huh, when young scientists banded together to enlighten the public.