Hi there, folks.
I've been interested in TdC for quite some time. Its history is rich
and it is, as well, a metaphor of a country not assimiliating into the
Last night I saw Zinnie Harris play, "Further from the Farthest Thing,"
and it whetted my appetite even more. [The play is commendable. I only
wish the second act was as well done as the first.]
I am writing a screenplay set in the near future and am conducting some
In 1997 Dr. Noe Zamel, a geneticist from University of Toronto, led a
scientific expedition on behalf of Sequana Therapeutics. The team was
interested in testing the population, since more than 50% have asthma.
Their ultimate goal, as yet unachieved, was to isolate an asthma gene
and "turn it off." I understand that blood samples were taken from 270
inhabitants. Was there any outcry?