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A collection of stories and insights on matters of discovery that advance life sciences. Brought to you by creatives, scientists, and leaders at GE Healthcare Life Sciences.

A collection of stories and insights on matters of discovery that advance life sciences. Brought to you by creatives, scientists, and leaders at GE Healthcare Life Sciences.
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A collection of stories and insights on matters of discovery that advance life sciences. Brought to you by creatives, scientists, and leaders at GE Healthcare Life Sciences.

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English


Episodes

4. What do the Periodic Table and the Human Protein Atlas have in common?

8/21/2019
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We humans have been mapping things since the beginning of time. In our endless quest to figure ourselves and our world out, there are projects galore. Does the 150 year old periodic table ring any bells? In this episode Dodi takes Conor on an explorer’s journey, destination: Human Protein Atlas project. Strap on your seatbelt, it’s a bumpy ride connecting the dots between explorers, chemists, geneticists…and even sociologists!

Duration:00:21:03

Bonus episode: The role of AI in healthcare, more specifically pandemics

7/30/2019
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A pandemic starts with a picnic. But can pandemics be prevented without cancelling feel-good gatherings? Enter Artificial Intelligence into the world of healthcare and life sciences. Dodi meets up with an expert panel on the topic and gets examples of the real potential of this very trendy topic.

Duration:00:13:07

2. When a hamster rules the biopharma world

7/12/2019
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Little did you know, but a single hamster has been a force of innovation and massive biomedical production. Scientists devote entire careers to so called CHO cells from this Chinese hamster’s ovary. Dodi and Conor meet a couple of them to figure out why this hamster rules the biopharma world.

Duration:00:21:48

3. Kidney surgeon who fixes the plumbing

7/12/2019
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The list of people needing kidney transplants is tragically long, and donor lists are desperately short. Conor and Dodi find scientists who are coming up with alternative solutions to this problem. Some enable transplantation of less-than-perfect organs, and others dream of 3D printing important organs.

Duration:00:14:43

1. Tea and jam and protein separation

6/12/2019
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Dodi and Conor discover how jam played a part in paving the way for biopharmaceutical drugs. 60 years ago, Swedish scientists happened upon a new method of protein separation through chromatography. The very same technique continues to be the foundation for modern biomedical manufacturing.

Duration:00:22:06

Discovery Matters ... because it does!

5/16/2019
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Life sciences has a new podcast! A collection of stories and insights on matters of discovery that advance life sciences. Hosts are Dodi Axelson and Conor McKechnie, friends for gloriously long years and colleagues at GE Healthcare Life Sciences. Enjoy!

Duration:00:02:21