Viral Replication: a COVID-19 Game

Viral Replication is what makes viruses so dangerous! It only takes infection by one viral particle for a chain reaction …

Viral Transmission: a COVID-19 Game

Viruses spread disease by jumping from one host to another in a process called viral transmission.  Some viruses spread easier …

COVID-19 and Other Viruses

Coronavirus and Basic Virology As many schools reopen for the year, we could all use a review of basic virology.  …

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. 

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 …

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 …

Ep.50 – Alzheimer’s disease FAQ

What is Alzheimer’s disease? Who can get Alzheimer’s, and how does the disease progress?  In this podcast episode,  Maya Gostyla …

Ep. 46- Stimulate Your Brain for Better Mental Health

With Dr. Harry Steinbusch and Connor Wander Use it or lose it? Stimulating your brain for better mental health is …

Ep. 39: Alzheimer’s Disease Research Part I with Drs. Diane Bovenkamp, Frank LaFerla, and Bruce Lamb

This week’s episode marks the 1st of a series focused on Alzheimer’s disease (AD) research.  All episodes were recorded in …

Ep. 36: Behavioral Nutrition and Weight Management with Rachel Paul

For this episode, we talked to Dr. Rachel Paul, also known as The College Nutritionist, about her work in behavioral …