After the recent nerve agent attack in Salisbury, Prof Alastair Hay of Leeds University has been prominent in the media, talking about the substances involved, and the symptoms that the victims of such attacks can suffer.
Alastair Hay is Professor of Environmental Toxicology in the Faculty of Medicine & Health at Leeds University. He will talk about the effects of exposure to chemical weapons.
Cafe Sci Leeds was set up to encourage understanding and debate about topical scientific research and issues in an informal setting. Speakers are invited to present a short talk on an area of science in which they have been involved which is then followed by questions and comments.