Jan. 9 Science Café Cleveland to discuss pros and cons of antioxidants

Science Café Cleveland’s next topic will be “Antioxidants: Direct from the Fountain of Youth? Are antioxidants the magic elixir of immortality, or poisons in disguise?” During the Jan. 9 session, pharmacology professors John Mieyal and Mike Maguire will discuss whether antioxidants are the key to health and longevity or a risk to normal body functions.

Science Café Cleveland will be held Jan. 9 at Market Garden Brewery, with drinks beginning at 6:30 p.m. and the discussion at 7 p.m. The CWRU chapter of Sigma Xi, WCPN ideastream and Market Garden Brewery sponsor Science Café Cleveland. For more information, visit case.edu/affil/sigmaxi.