Menu Close

Hey there! Nice to meet you!

Welcome to my blog! I’m Pinyu, and I’m a Computational Biology student at Stanford University who aspires to be a biomedical scientist one day. On my blog, I hope to share my journey throughout college and explore the world of science, so be sure to look out for posts about school tips and advice, science news, and more!

Featured on the Blog…

Frustrated Person

Top 10 Ways to Beat Stress and Stay Healthy

Click-clack. The sound of my frantic typing is not uncommon during busy school nights. My mom peeks into my room, and tells me I need to stop working. “I can’t, I have a paper due…

Laboratory Mouse

Animal Experimentation in Research – Ethical or Not?

More than 115 million animals are used in laboratory research a year, and many of these animals are subjected to horrible cruelty such as toxicity testing, genetic manipulation, harsh behavioral experiments, and more. However, without…

Beef

Meat Glue Is Safe For You, Here’s Why

The food industry has often been under scrutiny for deceptive practices, and this time, it’s about meat glue. Many are questioning how safe it is, partly because the word “meat glue” doesn’t really associate with…

Black Lives Matter

History of Racism in Medical Research

Thousands of protesters line the streets of cities around the United States, demanding equality and the end of police brutality for African-Americans. When we think of the Black Lives Matter movement, many of us may…

Heart Transplant

Donating Organs for Money: Ethical or Not?

Currently, there are around 114,000 people on the waiting list for an organ transplant in the United States alone, and everyday, 20 people die due to the lack of available organs for transplant. This is…