S2012 Ep8: 30 Second Science: Ian Lipkin
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Ian Lipkin is a self-described microbe hunter. A professor at Columbia University, he does research on a wide array of infectious diseases. When Ians not in the lab, he helps Hollywood put science up on the silver screen. Among his many other contributions to the film "Contagion," Ian taught Gwyneth Paltrow how to have a seizure.