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Genetics Unzipped: Tracking COVID and tackling obesity: Meet this year’s Genetics Society award winners

Posted by , on 13 July 2023

Cecilia Lindgren and Lucy van Dorp

“I think it’s really important we have to do science that serves all. Because otherwise we’re not going to provide betterment for all, which must be of course, the goal with our science.”

Dr Cecilia Lindgren

In the latest episode of the Genetics Unzipped podcast, we’re chatting with two of this year’s Genetics Society award winners – Cecilia Lindgren, who’s an expert on the genetics of obesity and metabolic disorders, and Lucy van Dorp, who has spent the past three years tracing the spread of SARS-CoV-2 around the world.

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