Our Recent Posts

Archive

Tags

No tags yet.

BBC Documentary “Pain, Pus, and Poison”

This was an interesting day spent in the field. We interviewed and recorded a professor of chemotherapy at Yale University. He spoke about how mustard gas was used as a chemical warfare agent during World War I and was discovered to be a potent suppressor of blood production. A similar family of compounds known as nitrogen mustards were studied further during World War II at Yale University.