Derek Lowe, an Arkansan by birth, got his BA from Hendrix College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Duke before spending time in Germany on a Humboldt Fellowship on his post-doc. He's worked for several major pharmaceutical companies since 1989 on drug discovery projects against schizophrenia, Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis and other diseases.
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No post today - I'm taking an extra day to the long weekend, and going in with my kids to see the lizards at the Museum of Science in Boston. Just wanted to let everyone know that nothing is down, and things will be back to their usual levels tomorrow!