About Laetitia Meyrueix

Nutrition Doctoral Student, housed in Genetics. Getting the Best of Both Worlds with Epigenetics.

by Laetitia Meyrueix April 19, 2019

Toxins are everywhere these days. In your water, in your food, in your beauty products, in mostly everything you consume or surround yourself with. Most importantly, toxins are in the headlines. The media has done a great job sensationalizing many … Continue reading

by Laetitia Meyrueix October 10, 2018

Science is not just for scientists. There are ways for everyone to be involved and contribute, and citizen science is opening the door. Citizen science is defined by the involvement of the public in scientific research – through either community-driven … Continue reading

by Laetitia Meyrueix February 24, 2018

The Human Genome Project (HGP) was an amazing endeavor to map the full human genome, and so intense an effort that it required an international collaborative research team. One of the ultimate goals of this project was to shed light … Continue reading

by Laetitia Meyrueix June 29, 2017

Many of us can still remember seeing our favorite pop singers with the perfect milk mustache on commercials for “Got milk?”. Later, in the school cafeteria, we would try to recreate this perfect milk mustache with milk provided by the … Continue reading

by Laetitia Meyrueix February 3, 2017

Every day the media bombards consumers with different recommendations regarding the amount of food to consume, important micronutrients to keep in mind, and general advice about what you should be putting into your body. It can be difficult, regardless of … Continue reading