The Straight from a Scientist Podcast

By Julian Dallmeier, Connor Wander, Jake Knight

We want your updates on today's scientific research directly from the source: straight from the scientist working hard to make new discoveries about our world. We’re here to help you learn the what, the why, and the how of the research we produce every day. Informal interviews probe deep into how science is done, and why the how matters when it's time to interpret the results. Roundtable discussions introduce you to hot new fields of study or investigate the darker sides of science. To keep your science fresh, subscribe below or follow us on social media @straightfromascientist on instagram and twitter

  1. 1.
    Ep56- Unlocking Genetic Regulation
    50:53
  2. 2.
    Ep55- Fetal Vulnerability to Cannabis and Alcohol
    56:37
  3. 3.
    E54- Supermassive Black Holes in Dwarf Galaxies
    1:11:13
  4. 4.
    Ep 53 - How Bacteria Survive the Immune System
    39:12
  5. 5.
    Ep 52 - Diabetes and Placental Epigenetics
    52:02
  6. 6.
    Ep. 51 – New Cancer Therapies & Targeting Cancer Biology
    1:31:03
  7. 7.
    Ep.50 - Alzheimer's disease FAQ
    1:08:41
  8. 8.
    Ep. 49 - Alzheimer's disease overview with Konner Blunt
    1:48:30
  1. 9.
    Ep. 48- Are Herbal Supplements Effective? Using Modern Science to Investigate Ancient Medicines with Tayler Catherine
    51:33
  2. 10.
    Ep. 47- Genetic Big data for Personalized Medicine with Sean Jackewicz
    51:43
  3. 11.
    Ep. 46- Stimulate Your Brain for Better Mental Health
    41:48
  4. 12.
    Ep. 45: Applications and Limitations of GWAS with Dr. Liz Tunbridge
    23:03
  5. 13.
    Ep. 44: Sex Differences in Alzheimer's Disease with Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton and Connor Wander
    28:24
  6. 14.
    Ep. 43: Down Syndrome and Alzheimer's Disease with Dr. Elizabeth Head and Connor Wander
    13:54
  7. 15.
    Ep. 42: Neuronal Apoptosis- The Cautious and the Willing with Dr. Mohanish Deshmukh and Connor Wander
    50:50
  8. 16.
    Ep. 41: Alzheimer’s Disease Research roundtable with Drs. Cynthia Lemere, Charles Glabe, and Lea T. Grinberg
    57:08
  9. 17.
    Ep. 40: Roundtable on the Importance of Science Communication with Dan and Gabe from TheSciCommunity
    56:44
  10. 18.
    Ep. 39: Alzheimer’s Disease Research Part I with Drs. Diane Bovenkamp, Frank LaFerla, and Bruce Lamb
    1:00:12
  11. 19.
    Ep. 38: Wood Thrushes and Canadian Wildlife Ecology with Alex Israel
    28:02
  12. 20.
    Ep. 37: Conservation and Rainforest Ecology with Stephanie Martin
    37:24
  13. 21.
    Ep. 36: Behavioral Nutrition and Weight Management with Rachel Paul
    36:07
  14. 22.
    Ep. 35: Meta Roundtable with Learning With Lowell and Connor Wander
    1:28:05
  15. 23.
    Ep. 34: Lab to Life 1 with Dr. Lisa Crose from Camargo Pharmaceutical Services
    1:00:48
  16. 24.
    Ep. 33: Brain Imaging of Chronic Pain with Anton Rogachov and Connor Wander
    47:40
  17. 25.
    Ep. 32: Search and Destroy in HIV Therapy Part II - with Aaron Devanathan and Connor Wander
    1:15:26
  18. 26.
    Ep. 31: The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis: From eubiosis to dysbiosis and back: useful biomarkers for clinical treatment with Miguel Mateas
    54:08
  19. 27.
    Ep. 30: Breaking the Vicious Cycle of Pain and Addiction with Waylin Yu
    55:56
  20. 28.
    Ep. 29: Fasting, Keto, and Injuries with Exercise Physiologist Alyssa Olenick
    52:55
  21. 29.
    Ep. 28: Cognitive Rehab using Virtual Reality with Faviola Dadis
    20:33
  22. 30.
    Ep. 27: Free and Open Science: Reworking peer review and null results with Sander van Bree
    1:03:19
  23. 31.
    Ep. 26: Traumatic brain injury and CTE Roundtable with Connor and Julian
    47:52
  24. 32.
    Ep. 25: Straight from a Scientist Update Episode
    11:27
  25. 33.
    Ep. 24: Search and Destroy in HIV Therapy with Aaron Devanathan
    35:07
  26. 34.
    Ep. 23: The Role of Apoptosis with Georgia Smith
    26:48
  27. 35.
    Ep. 22: Nanotechnology with Claudia Alarcón López
    27:51
  28. 36.
    Ep. 21: Smart Textiles and Flexible Electronics with Ashish Kapoor
    28:46
  29. 37.
    Ep. 20: Biomedical Engineering and Science Education with Stephanie Teeter
    22:52
  30. 38.
    Ep. 19: Bluebirders vs House Sparrows with Suzanne Hartley
    16:45
  31. 39.
    Ep. 18: Science Policy and Activism with Dr. Frances Colón
    55:24
  32. 40.
    Ep. 17: Addiction and Sex differences in the Brain with Jean Rivera
    42:38
  33. 41.
    Ep. 16: Marine Biology and Climate Change with Dr. Jordan Grigor
    57:57
  34. 42.
    Ep. 15: Promising New Treatments for Parkinson Disease with Irene Gonzalez
    34:04
  35. 43.
    Ep. 14: The Immune System and Fat Metabolism with Ricky Barrett
    52:21
  36. 44.
    Ep. 13: Amyloid Beta: Villain, or Hero in Alzheimer's Disease?
    49:49
  37. 45.
    Ep. 12: The Neuroscience of Consciousness & Free Will with Daniel Toker
    43:48
  38. 46.
    Ep. 11: Alzheimers, Axons, and Fruit Flies with Maya Gosztyla
    32:48
  39. 47.
    Ep. 10: How does food affect our brain? Nutritional Neuroscience with Miguel Mateas
    57:17
  40. 48.
    Ep. 9: Should I be worried about Zika? Flaviviruses with Mafalda Farelo
    30:45
  41. 49.
    Ep. 8: Cognitive Benefits and Practical Strategies of Language Learning
    49:27
  42. 50.
    Ep. 7: Adrenaline and Nicotine- The Autonomic Nervous System
    28:10

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