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Vaccines: How Bad is the Risk?

May 20, 2019/0/0/

Another impressive educational video from the folks at Kurzgesagt. They do amazing work. “Vaccines are one of our best tools to prevent dangerous diseases, but they come with side effects. So would it be safer not to vaccinate? This video has been supported by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.”

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Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma Finalist in the 2018 World Changing Ideas Awards

April 9, 2018/0/0/

Nerdcore Medical’s infectious disease card game, Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma, was listed as a finalist in the 2018 Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards, in the health category. There were nearly 1,400 submissions in 12 categories.  The Healing Blade card game idea was conceived of by Drs. Arun Mathews and Francis Kong, as a […]

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In Which a Study is Stymied

November 3, 2017/0/0/

Another cartoon by David Malki! “You on the Bronze Age diet?”

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In Which the Species is Bettered

November 2, 2017/0/0/

Been reading Watermark cartoons lately, by David Malki! Occasionally he dips into medical concepts, such as… life expectancy. Small pox, anyone?

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Curative Design on PATREON

May 26, 2016/0/0/

We’ve launched a new project in collaboration with the incredible visual designer Eleanor Lutz of tabletop whale. It’s called CURATIVE DESIGN. We believe that good design, when applied to learning, is extremely powerful. Some of our topics include: Embryonic Heart Development and Circulation Topography of Medical Statistics Glycolysis Brachial Plexus Injuries Bacteria Identification … and many more! Come check […]

Curative Design, Design, Fundraising, Posters

New Website!

February 18, 2016/0/0/

Thanks to Gigawatt Graphics for our new website! As you can see, we are expanding our vision to cover an array of new products. We will have lots of new items implemented in our webstore soon, plus the amazing Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma card game, which is currently being manufactured. Stay tuned!

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Where to buy our books, games, posters…

June 1, 2015/0/0/

Available now, on Amazon.com: The Bacterionomicon and Occam’s Razor Also, everything else we have, including Manga guides to school subjects, Supramystic collectible cards, and Healing Blade posters, is available at our TopatoCo webstore

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Announcing Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma

May 28, 2015/0/0/

Since the original Healing Blade sold out, people have been demanding a reprint - but instead we're offering a complete redesign! Check out our Kickstarter for Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma.

Games, News, The Healing Blade

The Bacterionomicon

March 25, 2015/0/0/

Thank you Kickstarter backers and everyone who pre-ordered! The Bacterionomicon is on its way in the mail. For those of you just catching up with us, what is the Bacterionomicon, you may ask? Step into a fantasy world of monsters and heroes inspired by bacteria and antibiotics, from Acinetobacter baumannii to Yersinia pestis and Amoxicillin/Clavulanate [...]

Bacterionomicon, Updates

Book Shipment expected in March

February 15, 2015/0/0/

I just received word that the Bacterionomicon shipment from China is expected to dock in NYC on March 2nd and expected to arrive in our Massachusetts warehouse March 9th. This is really happening! I know, I know, by now many of you have decided that we are sophisticated internet scammers who have constructed an elaborate [...]

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