Elemental Bones

Elemental Bones

Bones. Far from static objects. In this podcast, Anne discusses aspects of bone physiology that made their way into THE SILVER SKULL.   SHOW NOTES Osteoclasts and osteoblasts Vitamin D Rickets Scurvy Epiphyseal cartilage Periosteum Osteoid Hydroxyapatite...
Getting Medieval

Getting Medieval

Are researchers really mining medieval texts for ideas they can apply to modern medicine? Yes they are! Listen to Anne Renwick speak about the current efforts that inspired Evie’s character and work in A SNOWFLAKE AT MIDNIGHT.   SHOW NOTES AncientBiotics...
Medical Mistletoe

Medical Mistletoe

Mistletoe, it’s not just for kisses! Is it poisonous? At a low dose, can mistletoe be used as a medicine? SHOW NOTES Mistletoe: Good for More Than Free Kisses Durable response of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma following high-dose peri-lesional injections...
An Origin Story

An Origin Story

Anne Renwick discusses the original opening for THE GOLDEN SPIDER, taking you behind the scenes for a glimpse of her Gross Anatomy experience and what crept into her first book. SHOW NOTES Femur Anatomy Tertiary Syphilis Skull Skull Anatomy The Facial Nerve Cranial...