Beatrice Politi

Managing Editor, Global News Toronto

July 25, 2013 10:00 am

Encore Presentation: Virus Hunters

Deep in the Amazon jungle, Virologist Simon Anthony is following a Brazilian team of scientists and researchers. Their mission is a life-saving one.“We’re here in the Brazilian Amazon because we know that 75% of emerging infectious diseases in people come from wildlife and the Amazon is one of the most bio-diverse places on the planet,”… Continue reading 

June 5, 2013 11:38 am

UPDATE: Waking the Brain

In April, 16×9 aired an episode featuring patients who had been diagnosed as ‘vegetative’ after suffering severe brain damage. Since then, one of the patients we featured, Leonard Rodrigues, has shown continuing progress in his rehabilitation. Continue reading 

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