David Colquhoun, Twitter-addicted scourge of scientific quackery

Guardian Article about David Coquhoun

David Colquhoun in his office at UCL: ‘People simply still don’t get that to prove “effect B” is caused by “intervention A” you have to use randomised controlled testing.’ Photograph: Karen Robinson

Professor of pharmacology David Colquhoun is the take-no-prisoners debunker of pseudoscience on his unmissable blog

David Colquhoun, professor of pharmacology at University College London for 30 years, has lately led a double life. In his day job, he has pioneered painstaking research into the binding properties of molecules and contributed extensively to understanding the particular influences on ion channel function in the development of drugs. In his after-hours alter ego, however, he is the take-no-prisoners scourge of quackery and mumbo-jumbo in his unmissable blog, DC’s Improbable Science.

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