Brian Sloan: ‘The ‘Chimera’ of Parenthood’

Speaker: Dr Brian Sloan, College Lecturer & Fellow in Law, Robinson College, Cambridge A joint seminar between Cambridge Reproduction and the Cambridge Socio-Legal Group. In 2015, The Independent newspaper reported the case of a man who had ‘failed’ a paternity test in the United States because the genetic material in his saliva was different from … Read more Brian Sloan: ‘The ‘Chimera’ of Parenthood’

Are Coolio and Mimi Compatible According To Science? | Love Goals | Oprah Winfrey Network

The couples meet with a compatibility expert who explains to the group that genetics play a big part in whether or a not a couple are meant to be together. Here, Coolio and Mimi learn that they are more alike than they may have realized. For more on #Love Goals, visit https://bit.ly/2uycQih Find OWN on … Read more Are Coolio and Mimi Compatible According To Science? | Love Goals | Oprah Winfrey Network

The gene experts sequencing coronavirus to find out where it came from – and where it’s going

A genetics company in Iceland is gathering data from COVID-19 patients to build a detailed picture of the behaviour of the virus. Its founder Kari Stefansson said that data from population samples suggested women were less likely to be infected. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like … Read more The gene experts sequencing coronavirus to find out where it came from – and where it’s going

Iceland genetics expert says COVID-19 was ‘widespread in the UK very early’

The founder of a genetics company in Iceland, which is building a picture of the behaviour if Covid-19, has said that novel coronavirus was “widespread in the UK very early”. Doctor Kari Stefansson made this comment, speaking to British news media, Sky News, in this video item. A genetics company in Iceland is gathering data … Read more Iceland genetics expert says COVID-19 was ‘widespread in the UK very early’

The Nutty Professor | Eddie Murphy Plays the Whole Klump Family

Eddie Murphy is Dr. Sherman Klump. Eddie Murphy is also Ernie Klump. Eddie Murphy is also Papa Klump and Mama Klump and Grandma Klump. Buy/Rent The Nutty Professor! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Nutty-Professor-Eddie-Murphy/dp/B001UNQY38/ref=sr_1_1 iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/the-nutty-professor-1996/id300914224 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9Vao-TLosE Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/The_Nutty_Professor?id=K9Vao-TLosE&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/the-nutty-professor-1996/1MVe3516c196cf3bb8435c423cb03bfdab6 VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/The-Nutty-Professor/4978 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: https://www.uphe.com/movies/the-nutty-professor Eddie Murphy gives the “performances” of his … Read more The Nutty Professor | Eddie Murphy Plays the Whole Klump Family

One British laboratory’s race to track the coronavirus | ITV News

The government has pledged £20m towards COVID-19 research including a new network of leading genetics institutions to trace the evolution of the pandemic in real time. At the Medical Research Council’s Centre for Virus Research (CVR) in Glasgow, each new sample of coronavirus they receive is another fragment of evidence in their effort to end … Read more One British laboratory’s race to track the coronavirus | ITV News

Coronavirus: Young People Are Falling Seriously Ill From Covid-19

New evidence from Europe and the U.S. suggests that younger adults aren’t as impervious to the novel coronavirus that’s circulating worldwide as originally thought. Despite initial data from China that showed elderly people and those with other health conditions were most vulnerable, young people — from twenty-somethings to those in their early forties — are … Read more Coronavirus: Young People Are Falling Seriously Ill From Covid-19

Adam Rutherford: The genetics of skin colour

Dr Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, author and broadcaster. He hosts the BBC Radio 4 programme ‘Inside Science’ and has published books related to genetics and the origin of life. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) In his most recent project, he confronts the use of science to strengthen racist ideologies. He talks to Krishnan about how if we … Read more Adam Rutherford: The genetics of skin colour

Two Cheetah Cubs Born Via IVF in ‘Groundbreaking Procedure’ for First Time

Scientists at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) and the Columbus Zoo have successfully transferred cheetah embryos produced by in vitro fertilization (IVF) to a surrogate cheetah mom for the first time. Two cubs were born Feb. 19 to 3-year-old mom Izzy, though the cubs’ biological mom is 6 1/2-year-old, Kibibi. Cheetahs naturally have low … Read more Two Cheetah Cubs Born Via IVF in ‘Groundbreaking Procedure’ for First Time

SophieCo.Visionaries | We know how to restore an anti-ageing molecule in our DNA – geneticist

They say age breeds wisdom. But can we grow personally and mature, while staying young and healthy? Can ageing be cured just like any other disease? We asked David Sinclair, professor of genetics at Harvard Medical School. Follow https://twitter.com/SophieCo_RT https://www.instagram.com/sophieco.visionaries/ Podcast https://soundcloud.com/rttv/sets/sophieco-visionaries Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on … Read more SophieCo.Visionaries | We know how to restore an anti-ageing molecule in our DNA – geneticist

Former FBI Agent Explains Criminal Profiling | Tradecraft | WIRED

According to Jim Clemente, retired FBI behavioral analyst and criminal profiler, when it comes to the “nature vs. nurture” debate, “genetics loads the gun, personality and psychology aim it, and your experiences pull the trigger…” As a criminal profiler, it was his job to catch murderers, serial killers and rapists and pick up the slack … Read more Former FBI Agent Explains Criminal Profiling | Tradecraft | WIRED

Decoding cancer immunology: Hunting hidden tumours

The immune system is constantly on the lookout for threats, but cancer isn’t always easy to spot. Some cancer cells can fly under the radar. Now, advanced sequencing technologies are enabling scientists to investigate the unique genetics of both cancers and immune responses in individual patients. This means researchers can develop treatments that boost the … Read more Decoding cancer immunology: Hunting hidden tumours

Mechanisms of AMR and the way forward | Professor Sandhya Visweswariah

Professor Sandhya Visweswariah, Professor in the Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics at the Indian Institute of Science presents on the mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance and discusses potential new approaches. Read more about the Academy’s work to stop superbugs through international collaboration: https://acmedsci.ac.uk/policy/policy-projects/antimicrobial-resistance This talk was given as part of the Hamied Foundation UK-India … Read more Mechanisms of AMR and the way forward | Professor Sandhya Visweswariah

From mice to mouse lemurs: A new model organism?

Could the tiny mouse lemur be the next big thing in genetics research? Researchers from Stanford university certainly think so, and they are using citizen science to make their case – building a living genetic library of wild lemurs in the forests of Madagascar. CORRECTION: In the voice over at 00:06 we state that mouse … Read more From mice to mouse lemurs: A new model organism?