Content writing offer

post by drethelin · 2011-09-30T22:41:05.995Z · LW · GW · Legacy · 5 comments

We're looking to commission something like 10-20 articles on transfection for a website we're developing, I'm interested in hearing from lesswrongers in biotech or who are grad students in the field looking for some freelance writing work. You can email me at


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comment by Manfred · 2011-10-01T02:53:53.985Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

For the curious:

Transfection is the process of deliberately introducing nucleic acids into cells. The term is used notably for non-viral methods in eukaryotic cells.

Anyhow, what makes this LW-related? Is a personal project? Academic? Aimed at selling a product?

comment by Nic_Smith · 2011-10-02T02:53:25.806Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

I recall similar talk on the Open Cures mailing list for the related topic of protofection. No idea if this is related somehow or not -- who is "we" for the OP?

comment by VNKKET · 2011-10-01T21:14:38.768Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

How much payment are you offering for how much work?

comment by fubarobfusco · 2011-09-30T23:31:57.345Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

Ick ... that site is currently a parked domain showing pop-ups and stuff.

comment by PhilGoetz · 2011-10-01T03:45:32.539Z · LW(p) · GW(p)

That's normal for sites that aren't live yet.