Tagged: BPI

Monday Micro: Glowing genitals! - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Dec 02, 2013

When I tell people my lab make nasty bacteria glow in the dark, they usually look at me a bit funny. They look at me even funnier when I tell them it helps us see where the bacteria are. Seriously. Everyone must have done that experiment where you put your hand over the top of a torch, and you can … Read More

Increase your functionality, coherence and structural integrity! Astonishing “aerobic frequency” woo. - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Nov 09, 2012

I have a Google alert for the term ‘biophotonic imaging’ (BPI). This is because it’s a technique I use in my research; it allows us to monitor the emission of light from within living tissues. Occasionally I’ve been approached by people who think this means I study aura’s. I don’t. I make bacteria glow and then track them inside mice … Read More