Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm Foldscope Exploration

Hi Everyone, In my first post, I talked a little bit about my microbiology independent research project that I have been working on for several months now. My project’s focus was destroying P. aeruginosa biofilm formations with isolated bacteriophages. My original method (the one talked about in my first post) was to grow different triple culture combinations of P….

Peony Leaf Exploration

Hello everyone, It’s been awhile since my last post as I had really been struggling with the Foldscope setup. My main problem was aligning the light hole with the lens, but after hours of frustration and tutorial watching, I have been able to successfully view and take photos of my samples.  I thought it would be best to…

First Post! – Microbiology Independent Project

Hi Everyone! My name is Leo and I am a high school student from Marin County, CA. I love science, especially biology, and plan on majoring in a biology-related field at university and then going on to medical school. I am really happy to join such a great community of people that share my passion…