Genome-Wide Association (GWA) studies revolutionizing genetics, new gene loci associated with common diseases and complex traits


Guest: Dr. Karen Mohlke, Department of Genetics, UNC-Chapel Hill

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Dr. Karen Mohlke, Department of Genetics, UNC-Chapel Hill

Karen’s UNC faculty page

A Catalog of Published Genome-Wide Association Studies, from the National Human Genome Research Institute

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Entegrion’s hemostatic bandages and freeze-dried platelets – new technology for stopping bleeding


Guest: Dr. Tom Fischer, CSO, Entegrion, Inc., Scientific Director, Francis Owen Blood Research Laboratory, UNC

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Dr. Tom Fischer, Entegrion, Inc., Francis Owen Blood Research Center, UNC

Entegrion Inc.

Francis Owen Blood Research Center, UNC School of Medicine

Tom’s UNC School of Medicine faculty page

Molecular paleontology, Dr. Schweitzer’s discovery of soft tissue in T. rex bones


Guest: Paleontologist Dr. Mary Schweitzer, Associate Professor, Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, NC State University

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Dr. Mary Schweitzer, paleontologist, NC State University

Notes from Montana: Mary’s field work blog

Mary’s NCSU home page

Q&A with Mary from Nova Science Now