GMOs

Guest: Dr. Fred Gould, Distinguished University Professor of Entomology; William Neal Reynolds Professor of Agriculture; Co-director, Genetic Engineering and Society (GES) Center, North Carolina State University
Topics: 2016 NAS report on GMOs in agriculture, Genetically Engineered Crops: Experiences and Prospects (Dr. Gould co-chaired the authoring committee), gene drive technology, NC State GES

 

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Dr. Fred Gould

 

National Academies Press site for the GMOs report (free PDF download available)

NCSU press release about the NAS report

Genetically Engineered Crops Are Safe, Analysis Finds NY Times article about the NAS report

NCSU Genetic Engineering and Society Center

NCSU Genetic Engineering and Society February 2016 workshop on gene drives

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo July 27, 2016

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Gene Regulation

Guest: Dr. Tim Reddy, Assistant Professor, Duke Center for Genomic and Computational Biology
Topics: Gene regulation, recent human evolution, gene editing using CRISPR/Cas9, genetic/epigenetic mechanisms of action by glucocorticoid anti-inflammatory drugs, genetics of gestational diabetes

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Dr. Tim Reddy

 

The Reddy Lab

Duke Center for Genomic and Computational Biology

NIH grants aim to decipher the language of gene regulation

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 11, 2015