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Episode 29: May 2016

In this episode we hear about parasitic worms, dog tumours, epilepsy, DNA sequencing classes and social behaviour in mice.
Episode 29: May 2016

Chapters

  1. 0:33
    Building barriers
    How stem cells help parasitic worms to thrive in their host.
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  2. 6:32
    Going global
    Genetics reveals how an 11,000 year-old dog cancer has spread around the world.
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  3. 12:23
    New hope for epilepsy
    Drugs that block the hormone oestrogen have the potential to treat seizures.
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  4. 18:27
    Training the next generation
    University students gain hands-on experience of a new DNA sequencing technology.
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  5. 23:28
    Gut feeling
    Microbes in the gut influence the social behaviour of mice.
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