Catherine Price

Société de Chimie Industrielle Fellow

Catherine Price’s research during her fellowship examined “Food, Sex, Fight: The Hormones that Make Us Us.”

More from Catherine Price

Probing the Mysteries of Human Digestion

The strange, sometimes sickening things we’ve done to understand what goes on inside our guts.

The Age of Scurvy

In a time of warring empires and transoceanic voyages, sailors dreaded scurvy more than any other disease.

The Healing Power of Compressed Yeast

Fleischmann’s Yeast for Health campaign turned unappetizing blocks of fresh yeast into one of the first health-food fads by using brazen, relentless advertising marked by unverifiable claims and “scientific” language.