Marvin Minsky: Health, population and the human mindVideo
Marvin Minsky's arch, eclectic, charmingly offhand talk on health, overpopulation and the human mind.
Learning About Parkinson's Research with Dr. Nicole PolinskiVideo
In this excerpt from the weekly Neuro Show, Adam and Xandrina interview Dr. Nicole Polinski from the Michael J. Fox Foundation to learn about the current state of Parkinson's Disease (PD) research.
Introduction to Peptides and Proteins for Bioanalysis Using LC-MSVideo
Khalid Khan, Senior Manager Business Development, discusses the basic structure of amino acids, peptides, and proteins, including specific examples like monoclonal antibodies. The ionization and fragmentation of peptides and how they differ from small molecules is also discussed.
UC San Diego's Amro Hamdoun explains how you can think of cells like night clubs. With every substance that a cell encounters it has to decide which to eliminate and which to let in. Since humans have generated over 80,000 synthetic compounds, it's now ever more important to.Watch Now
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Many companies are offering DNA sequencing for the cannabis field but not all of these companies have scientific staff that have published genomics papers. Do they know how to sequence? This recent review implies, in some cases, they do not.Watch Now
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