A song on The Society of Genes

    From the book launch party at Radcliffe, Harvard University (February 3rd, 2016). Come gather round and listen to How our lives are inextricably Linked to genes that form a society. Kevin… Continue reading

Radcliffe Seminar on the The Society of Genes

Junk DNA is dead – long live the Junk!

by Martin Lercher & Itai Yanai Humans are astounding creatures, our unique and highly complex traits encoded by our genome – a vast sequence of DNA ‘letters’ (called nucleotides) directing the building and… Continue reading

Turns Out, GMO Salmon Isn’t All That Fishy After All

            By ITAI YANAI AND MARTIN LERCHER January 11, 2016 Imagine the perfect evening. You open the perfect vintage, sit down for dinner with your perfect spouse, and… Continue reading