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Episode 28: March 2016

In this episode we hear about aging, artificial fingertips, ancient DNA, antibiotic resistance and dengue fever.
Episode 28: March 2016

Chapters

  1. 0:35
    Gender divide
    The guts of male and female fruit flies age differently.
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  2. 6:03
    Feeling better
    An artificial fingertip can recreate a sense of touch.
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  3. 11:15
    Why did plagues stop?
    DNA from 18th century teeth reveals plague secrets.
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  4. 16:00
    Following the food chain
    Genomics can track antibiotic resistance during beef production.
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  5. 21:12
    Risk assessment
    An early warning system for dengue fever.
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