Lab Rat Chat

News Bite - June 2021

June 29, 2021
Lab Rat Chat
News Bite - June 2021
Show Notes

News Bites are monthly episodes where Danielle and Jeff break down important topics surrounding the field of biomedical research (and some unrelated topics).

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In this News Bite edition, Jeff and Danielle discuss:

  • The use of gene editing in mice to cure sickle cell disease
  • Bird feather crystals and their potential use in making solar cells and fiber optics
  • A half-male, half-female bird - one of five to have ever been discovered in the wild
  • Mice breathing from their butts - a new potential medical discovery

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