We look back over the first 20 episodes of Genetics Unzipped to select some of our favourite bits that you might have missed.
We’re telling tales of sex and death, and exploring the very darkest side of genetics.
Take a trip in a genetic time machine, discovering the origins of ancient human populations and exploring the future of personal genome sequencing.
We’re exploring the dark heart of the genome, untying nature’s shoelaces, and looking back at the discovery of RNA splicing.
In this episode we’re celebrating the Genetics Society’s centenary with past president and Nobel laureate, Sir Paul Nurse.
We’re unravelling the story of the double helix, cracking the triplet code, and sketching out a Punnett square.
Get lost in the Valley of Hybridisation in the Genetics Society’s medal-winning garden at the Chelsea Flower Show.
We take the train with William Bateson, seek the secrets of snapdragons and build an army of MinIONs.
In this episode of Genetics Unzipped we talk to pioneering geneticist George Church about his plans for the ‘Zero Dollar Genome.
Everyone knows that humans have 23 pairs of chromosomes. But back in the 1930s, the correct answer would have been 24. So what happened?