COVID and Other Viruses

Coronavirus and Basic VirologyCoronavirus and Other Viruses As many schools reopen this fall, we could all use a review of …

Ep 56- Unlocking Genetic Regulation with Rachel Cherney and Connor Wander

How did you get so put together?  DNA is the blueprint, but it doesn’t determine everything.  DNA gets turned into RNA, and then finally into proteins that help build your body and brain.  But there are SO many steps in that process that affect the final product- you.   The sum of these steps is a process called genetic regulation. 

Dr. Scott Parnell – UNC Chapel Hill

  Dr. Scott Parnell is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology at UNC Chapel Hill.  …

Ep53- How Bacteria Survive the Immune System with Jenna Beam and Connor Wander

This episode is all about bad bugs.  Specifically, a flesh-eating bacteria strain called Staphylococcus aureus (S.aureus).  S. aureus is a …

Jenna Beam – UNC

Jenna Beam is a PhD candidate in microbiology and immunology at UNC Chapel Hill in Brian Conlon’s lab (https://theconlonlab.com/).  The Conlon …

Laetitia Pauline Meyrueix

I am a Bay Area native who moved to North Carolina to pursue my Ph.D. in Nutrition at UNC-CH. I …

Ep. 51 – New Cancer Therapies & Targeting Cancer Biology

With Lebaron Agostini and Connor Wander Join Lebaron (Lee) Agostini and Connor Wander in our FIRST video episode! This episode …

Lebaron (Lee) Agostini

Lebaron Agostini is a Ph.D. candidate specializing in synthetic lethal approaches to target DNA damage response pathways to create novel …

Maya Gosztyla

Maya Gosztyla is a graduate student pursing her PhD in Biomedical Sciences at the University of California San Diego. She …

Sean Jackewicz

Sean Jackewicz is a research student at the University of Georgia who is studying for his degree in Genetics, with …