Readers of TRANSFUSION will certainly recognize the name of Jim Zimring as one of our most acclaimed transfusion medicine researchers, whose publications and presentations are always first-rate and highly stimulating. Although his seminal contributions in immunohematology, alloimmunization, and blood group transfusion biology have made him a prominent leader in our field, he has moved beyond…

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Dr. James Zimring

Even when we don’t realize it, science is part of our lives. Physics, chemistry, biology…it’s all essential to our survival. So why is the general subject so confusing these days? Why do laymen think they know better than scientists? And perhaps more importantly, at a time when everything else is advancing, when the cutting edge…

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Scientific advances have transformed the world. However, science can sometimes get things wrong, and at times, disastrously so. Understanding the basis for scientific claims and judging how much confidence we should place in them is essential for individual choice, societal debates, and development of public policy and laws. We must ask: what is the basis…

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