As you can see, genetics is interesting the D3 team at the moment! Here is another article from Nature, this one on how the importance of ‘inert’ genes.
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As part of our process of following the drug, we interviewed people who research, prescribe, develop apps for and take warfarin. This is the first of a series of short films revealing how people construct knowledge about the medication. This first film features a genetics researcher, Dr Harsh Sheth, who works at Newcastle […]
Epigenome: The symphony in your cells
by Kerri Smith
Nature Video, 18 February 2015
A video of an orchestra playing Beethoven explains what is Epigenome.
Antonio Regalado (2015) Internet of DNA – A global network of millions of genomes could be medicine’s next great advance. Availability: 1-2 years, in: MIT Technology Review, 23 Feb 2015
A book on “the social shaping” of risk assessment, “the social meaning” of “geneticization” and “the public health implications of the consequent ‘reduction’ in this regulatory science for society”:
Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks: Science, Cancer, and the Geneticization of Drug Testing
By John Abraham and Rachel Ballinger
Routledge – 2015 – 224 pages
part of a Genetics and Society series