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 89 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 23 hours 41 minutes


episode 19: The Genetic Time Machine

We head back into the past to discover the origins of ancient populations, and into the future to explore the realities of personal genome sequencing.


 2019-08-01  34m

episode 18: Cut. Paste. Pair. Repeat.

Exploring the dark heart of the genome, untying nature’s shoelaces and looking back at the discovery of RNA splicing.


 2019-07-18  25m

episode 17: Happy 100th birthday to us!

We celebrate 100 years of The Genetics Society in suitably scientific style


 2019-07-04  26m

episode 16: Genetics by Numbers

We discover the stories of the double helix, triplet code and Punnett square


 2019-06-20  26m

episode 15: Up The Garden Path

Getting lost in the Valley of Hybridisation


 2019-06-06  22m

episode 14: The Seeds of a Great Idea

How William Bateson brought Mendel to Britain


 2019-05-23  19m

episode 13: The Zero Dollar Genome

Geneticist George Church reveals his plan to slash the cost of personal genome sequencing


 2019-05-09  34m

episode 12: Strands of life

We're on the case of the missing human chromosomes


 2019-04-25  27m

episode 11: Darwin vs Mendel

What might have happened if Darwin had met Mendel?


 2019-04-11  31m

episode 10: Not 'just the wife'

The overlooked stories of women in genetics


 2019-03-28  31m