About Dina @Dina_Maron
Dina Fine Maron is an award-winning journalist and the associate editor for health and medicine at Scientific American. She is also a contributor to the publication's podcasts and Instant Egghead video series. She is based in Washington, D.C.
Dina’s Recent Stories
Health Jun 29More millennials are having strokes. Here’s where
A Scientific American analysis finds the rising trend of stroke among millennials differs based on where one lives.
Science Jun 20Are you a mosquito magnet? Own socks? This study is for you
Researchers are studying the way twins smell for clues about the genetic basis of mosquito appeal.
Science Nov 04A single mutation bolstered the fury of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak
A single genetic alteration may have increased Ebola virus transmissibility and boosted its killing power during the West Africa outbreak.
Science Mar 25World Cup fans didn’t trigger Zika outbreak in Brazil, study says
New genomic analysis clears 2014 sports enthusiasts of unwittingly transporting Zika virus into Brazil.