Episode 13: Deciphering The Code Of Life

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What was the most interesting thing we talked about? What was the least? How can we improve in future episodes?

Thank you, again, so much for listening! 

-Ania

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REFERENCES

What is DNA?

https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/basics/dna

What is a gene?

https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/basics/gene

What is a genome?

https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/hgp/genome

Zika mosquito genome mapped – at last

http://www.nature.com/news/zika-mosquito-genome-mapped-at-last-1.21697

Human Genome Project: Twenty-five years of big biology

http://www.nature.com/news/human-genome-project-twenty-five-years-of-big-biology-1.18436

All About The Human Genome Project (HGP)

https://www.genome.gov/10001772/all-about-the--human-genome-project-hgp/

Personal genomics: the importance of sequencing

http://genomesunzipped.org/2010/07/personal-genomics-the-importance-of-sequencing.php

23andme

https://www.23andme.com/

Toronto boy's DNA reveals mysterious new disease — and possible cure

http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/illness-sick-kids-hospital-genome-1.4053311

Every child with cancer to have tumour DNA sequenced to find best treatment

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2017/03/26/every-child-cancer-have-tumour-dna-sequenced-find-best-treatment/

Aleixo Muise

http://www.sickkids.ca/AboutSickKids/Directory/People/M/Aleixo-Muise.html

The Youngest Victims

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/39762/title/The-Youngest-Victims/

Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Mutations Affecting the Interleukin-10 Receptor

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa0907206

9 Ways People Used Radium Before We Understood the Risks

http://mentalfloss.com/article/12732/9-ways-people-used-radium-we-understood-risks