Genetics Unzipped

From Mendel's peas to personal genome sequencing, Genetics Unzipped brings you stories from the world of genes, genomes and DNA. In association with The Genetics Society.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 96 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 3 hours 26 minutes


episode 28: Repost: Chimps, cancer genes and missing kids

An interview with Mary-Claire King


 2021-01-07  32m

episode 27: Not just the wife

The overlooked women of genetics


 2020-12-31  32m

Genetics Shambles 12

Live from 9 lessons and carols for socially distanced people


 2020-12-24  39m

episode 26: Repost: When 'Becky' met Bateson

Edith Rebecca Saunders, the mother of British plant genetics


 2020-12-17  32m

episode 25: Repost: Uprooting the tree of life

Darwin, DNA and de-extinction


 2020-12-10  30m

Are my hormones making me fat?

Hormones: The Inside Story


 2020-12-03  28m

Genetics Shambles 11: Prof Steve Jones

Robin Ince sits down for a chat with Steve Jones, Emeritus Professor of Human Genetics at UCL. Steve is one of the foremost and most popular science writers on the subject of evolution and genetics and is also a world-leading expert on snails.


 2020-11-26  42m

episode 24: Best bits of Genetics Unzipped 2020

We look back over our favourite bits from the podcast over the year, from dark family secrets revealed by genetic testing to the secret scientific history of bird poop.


 2020-11-19  32m

Genetics Shambles 10: In conversation with Prof Aoife McLysaght

Robin Ince sits down for a chat with Aoife McLysaght, Professor in the Molecular Evolution Laboratory of the Smurfit Institute of Genetics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and one of the 2018 Royal Institution Christmas Lecturers.


 2020-11-12  49m

episode 23: Heat, Stick, Duplicate, Repeat

The Story Of The Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)


 2020-11-05  30m