Ph.D., A postgraduate research career based in North East England spanning nearly 20 years focused on the autism spectrum and related developmental conditions. Authorship on 20+ peer-reviewed papers and amateur science writer contributing to several professional and lay publications. Book author and keen blogger with an interest in science communication.
Using sodium valproate during pregnancy can put babies at risk of developmental problems. Kalliopi Dodou and Paul Whiteley explore some of the recent evidence.
Viruses lurk in our genome and science is only now starting to understand the important role that they might play in health and disease. Kalliopi Dodou and Paul Whiteley explain.
Is there more to the suggestion of gluten-related problems outside the classical association with coeliac disease or wheat allergy? Kalliopi Dodou and Paul Whiteley find out