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Episode 75: July 2021

In this episode, we hear about the cost of high status, vaccine trackers, pain relief in newborns, Alzheimer's disease and how losing a partner can increase the risk of cancer.
Episode 75: July 2021
Catherine Markham (CC BY 4.0)

Chapters

  1. 0:31
    The price of power
    Competing for high social status speeds up aging in male baboons
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  2. 7:55
    From bad to worse
    Bereaved deer mice are more susceptible to cancers
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  3. 15:13
    Vaccine trackers
    Molecular tags can be used to trace vaccine proteins in the body
  4. 21:21
    Modelling Alzheimer’s disease
    A new model provides insights into the genes and other biological factors involved in Alzheimer’s disease.
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  5. 28:23
    Pain relief in newborns
    A new way to measure brain activity could help to quantify pain in newborns
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