Monday 18 December 2017

Go figure

It is time to confront the maths bullies. Very little maths is required for a career in biological science, biochemistry, pharmacology, genetics and chemistry.

These university subjects drop any heavy maths requirement. Welcome creative people to science. I have had a 35-year research career without understanding a word of calculus.

Brian O'Dowd
Professor, Pharmacology Department, University of Toronto, Toronto

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