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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.
    Ep 53 - How Bacteria Survive the Immune System1/5/2020
    39:12
  2. 2.
    Ep 52 - Diabetes and Placental Epigenetics12/1/2019
    52:02
  3. 3.
    Ep. 51 – New Cancer Therapies & Targeting Cancer Biology11/5/2019
    1:31:03
  4. 4.
    Ep.50 - Alzheimer's disease FAQ10/2/2019
    1:08:41
  5. 5.
    Ep. 49 - Alzheimer's disease overview with Konner Blunt9/8/2019
    1:48:30
  6. 6.
    Ep. 48- Are Herbal Supplements Effective? Using Modern Science to Investigate Ancient Medicines with Tayler Catherine6/15/2019
    51:33
  7. 7.
    Ep. 47- Genetic Big data for Personalized Medicine with Sean Jackewicz6/15/2019
    51:43
  8. 8.
    Ep. 46- Stimulate Your Brain for Better Mental Health5/31/2019
    41:48
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    Ep. 45: Applications and Limitations of GWAS with Dr. Liz Tunbridge4/21/2019
    23:03
  2. 10.
    Ep. 44: Sex Differences in Alzheimer's Disease with Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton and Connor Wander4/9/2019
    28:24
  3. 11.
    Ep. 43: Down Syndrome and Alzheimer's Disease with Dr. Elizabeth Head and Connor Wander3/27/2019
    13:54
  4. 12.
    Ep. 42: Neuronal Apoptosis- The Cautious and the Willing with Dr. Mohanish Deshmukh and Connor Wander2/10/2019
    50:50
  5. 13.
    Ep. 41: Alzheimer’s Disease Research roundtable with Drs. Cynthia Lemere, Charles Glabe, and Lea T. Grinberg12/20/2018
    57:08
  6. 14.
    Ep. 40: Roundtable on the Importance of Science Communication with Dan and Gabe from TheSciCommunity12/13/2018
    56:44
  7. 15.
    Ep. 39: Alzheimer’s Disease Research Part I with Drs. Diane Bovenkamp, Frank LaFerla, and Bruce Lamb11/27/2018
    1:00:12
  8. 16.
    Ep. 38: Wood Thrushes and Canadian Wildlife Ecology with Alex Israel11/14/2018
    28:02
  9. 17.
    Ep. 37: Conservation and Rainforest Ecology with Stephanie Martin11/6/2018
    37:24
  10. 18.
    Ep. 36: Behavioral Nutrition and Weight Management with Rachel Paul10/17/2018
    36:07
  11. 19.
    Ep. 35: Meta Roundtable with Learning With Lowell and Connor Wander10/15/2018
    1:28:05
  12. 20.
    Ep. 34: Lab to Life 1 with Dr. Lisa Crose from Camargo Pharmaceutical Services10/10/2018
    1:00:48
  13. 21.
    Ep. 33: Brain Imaging of Chronic Pain with Anton Rogachov and Connor Wander9/2/2018
    47:40
  14. 22.
    Ep. 32: Search and Destroy in HIV Therapy Part II - with Aaron Devanathan and Connor Wander8/20/2018
    1:15:26
  15. 23.
    Ep. 31: The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis: From eubiosis to dysbiosis and back: useful biomarkers for clinical treatment with Miguel Mateas8/5/2018
    54:08
  16. 24.
    Ep. 30: Breaking the Vicious Cycle of Pain and Addiction with Waylin Yu7/19/2018
    55:56
  17. 25.
    Ep. 29: Fasting, Keto, and Injuries with Exercise Physiologist Alyssa Olenick7/4/2018
    52:55
  18. 26.
    Ep. 28: Cognitive Rehab using Virtual Reality with Faviola Dadis7/3/2018
    20:33
  19. 27.
    Ep. 27: Free and Open Science: Reworking peer review and null results with Sander van Bree6/18/2018
    1:03:19
  20. 28.
    Ep. 26: Traumatic brain injury and CTE Roundtable with Connor and Julian6/9/2018
    47:52
  21. 29.
    Ep. 25: Straight from a Scientist Update Episode6/4/2018
    11:27
  22. 30.
    Ep. 24: Search and Destroy in HIV Therapy with Aaron Devanathan5/19/2018
    35:07
  23. 31.
    Ep. 23: The Role of Apoptosis with Georgia Smith5/8/2018
    26:48
  24. 32.
    Ep. 22: Nanotechnology with Claudia Alarcón López5/3/2018
    27:51
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    Ep. 21: Smart Textiles and Flexible Electronics with Ashish Kapoor4/28/2018
    28:46
  26. 34.
    Ep. 20: Biomedical Engineering and Science Education with Stephanie Teeter4/21/2018
    22:52
  27. 35.
    Ep. 19: Bluebirders vs House Sparrows with Suzanne Hartley4/14/2018
    16:45
  28. 36.
    Ep. 18: Science Policy and Activism with Dr. Frances Colón4/1/2018
    55:24
  29. 37.
    Ep. 17: Addiction and Sex differences in the Brain with Jean Rivera3/27/2018
    42:38
  30. 38.
    Ep. 16: Marine Biology and Climate Change with Dr. Jordan Grigor3/12/2018
    57:57
  31. 39.
    Ep. 15: Promising New Treatments for Parkinson Disease with Irene Gonzalez3/1/2018
    34:04
  32. 40.
    Ep. 14: The Immune System and Fat Metabolism with Ricky Barrett2/21/2018
    52:21
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    Ep. 13: Amyloid Beta: Villain, or Hero in Alzheimer's Disease?2/15/2018
    49:49
  34. 42.
    Ep. 12: The Neuroscience of Consciousness & Free Will with Daniel Toker2/13/2018
    43:48
  35. 43.
    Ep. 11: Alzheimers, Axons, and Fruit Flies with Maya Gosztyla2/11/2018
    32:48
  36. 44.
    Ep. 10: How does food affect our brain? Nutritional Neuroscience with Miguel Mateas2/5/2018
    57:17
  37. 45.
    Ep. 9: Should I be worried about Zika? Flaviviruses with Mafalda Farelo2/2/2018
    30:45
  38. 46.
    Ep. 8: Cognitive Benefits and Practical Strategies of Language Learning1/28/2018
    49:27
  39. 47.
    Ep. 7: Adrenaline and Nicotine- The Autonomic Nervous System1/22/2018
    28:10
  40. 48.
    Ep. 6: Inflammation Roundtable1/14/2018
    47:03
  41. 49.
    Ep. 5: Introduction to Straight from a Scientist1/9/2018
    36:12
  42. 50.
    Ep. 4: Serotonin and Adult Neurogenesis12/27/2017
    39:16

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