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.
To contact Derek email him directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
I'll be taking advantage of the fact that it's not actually raining today, and adding a day to the weekend. The rising rivers around the Boston area have made me glad that I live on a hill! Regular posting returns for Monday. . .