Nerd Nite Ann Arbor features speakers who are passionate about anything from Star Trek ethics to the history of Ann Arbor. We are glad to partner with them to bring some science to the Nerd Nite stage. Each event has about three speakers and this particular event features one of our RELATE workshop participants.
The Battle for Iron: What's all the "Fe"ss about?
A Discussion with Ada Hagan
Iron is an important nutrient that we all make sure to get enough of in our diets. Did you know bacteria need it too? Harmful bacteria steal iron from us in impressively sneaky ways when they invade our bodies. Come learn about the battle invading bacteria wage against your body over iron atoms. Those bacteria have some pretty cool tricks up their sleeves, but so do we! That is, if we learn enough about it…