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Explore the world of cloning, protein folding, genome mapping, and more with the most important researchers in the field. Hosted by Marc Pelletier and Leo Laporte. Part of the TWiT.tv podcast network. Released every Wednesday.

Explore the world of cloning, protein folding, genome mapping, and more with the most important researchers in the field. Hosted by Marc Pelletier and Leo Laporte. Part of the TWiT.tv podcast network. Released every Wednesday.
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Explore the world of cloning, protein folding, genome mapping, and more with the most important researchers in the field. Hosted by Marc Pelletier and Leo Laporte. Part of the TWiT.tv podcast network. Released every Wednesday.

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English


Episodes

FiB 95: So Long and Thanks for all the FiBs

7/6/2012
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We bring back all the co-hosts, panelists, and subject matter experts for a touchy feeling - warm and fuzzy feel good farewell. FiB is moving to: Microbe TV Guests: Dr. George Farr, VP - Aeromics, LLC Mark Griswold, Ph.D.; CWRU Jasen Buch; Aeromics, LLC Vincent Racaniello, Ph.D. Andre Nantel, Ph.D. Prof. David Y. Thomas, Ph.D., McGill U. Justin Sanchez, Ph.D., Univ. of Miami Dave Brodbeck, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and...

Duration:01:40:55

FiB 94: Getting DNA Right-s

6/8/2012
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We navigate the waters of Biotechnology. Gene patents, how do you get them and why are they there? And once you have them, how are you going to finance your company and move forward? Guest: Eileen Smith Ewing - Shareholder, GreenbergTraurig, Boston, MA; Chair, Committee on Biotechnology & Chair, Life Sciences Division, American Bar Association Hosts: Marc Pelletier and Denise Howell We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in...

Duration:01:08:19

FiB 93: Snyder's Omics

4/6/2012
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The technologies that our guest has developed are playing an important role in changing the world, not like the car, the microwave and the cell phone, but as in Drs. Flox, McCoy, and Crusher. Guest: Dr. Michael Snyder Co-Host: Andre Nantel, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth...

Duration:00:56:41

FiB 92: Foldit - Crowd Sourcing God's Work

3/9/2012
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Dr. David Baker explains how the game Foldit uses crowdsourcing to intelligently design artificial proteins never seen before in nature. Guest: Dr. David Baker Co-Host: Markus Veolter Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast.

Duration:00:56:37

FiB 91: 6 PhDs Piled High And Deep

12/16/2011
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In this episode of Futures in Biotech, we talk about the Frontiers of Biotechnology - where the line between science and sci-fi are beginning to blur. Guests: George Farr, Ph.D. , Mark Gerstein , David Thomas, Ph.D. , Justin Sanchez, Ph.D. and Simon Melov, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing...

Duration:01:10:53

FiB 90: In-Silico Models of Organ Morphogenesis

12/5/2011
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In this episode of Futures in Biotech, Dr. Celeste Nelson, from Princeton University, explores the fundamental mechanisms of organ morphogenesis. Guest: Dr. Celeste Nelson, Ph.D. Guest Host: Andre Nantel, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast. Sponsor:Ford...

Duration:01:10:27

FiB 89: Towards Curing Malaria With Dr. Elizabeth Winzeler

11/18/2011
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Dr. Elizabeth Winzeler describes her approaches to drug discovery in an effort to tackle Malaria. Guest: Dr. Elizabeth Winzeler, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast. Sponsor:Ford

Duration:01:08:23

FiB 88: Cogito, Ergo Sum... Multitasking?

11/4/2011
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How understanding our mind will shape our futures with Dr. Adam Gazzaley. Guest: Dr. Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Ph.D. Special Guest Host: Dave Brodbeck, PhD Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast. Sponsor:Ford

Duration:01:13:44

FiB 87: Anti-Matter Message In A Magnetic Bottle

10/3/2011
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We talk with Jeffrey Hangst about the successful trapping of anti-hydrogen to hopefully answer some of our most important questions about the universe. Guest: Prof. Jeffrey Hangst Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast.

Duration:01:25:13

FiB 86: Biomasses For The Masses

9/9/2011
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Changing an Amish farm in Ohio into an energy source solution for modern times. Guests: John Griswold , Matthew J. Griswold, CFA and Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast.

Duration:01:02:24

FiB 85: Modeling Life With The World's Most Powerful Computer System

8/23/2011
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Dr. Vijay Pande, Stanford's Director of Folding@home, details how the World's most powerful system models Alzheimer's and other human diseases. Guest: Dr. Vijay Pande Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast.

Duration:01:18:42

FiB 84: Biotech - Hot in Cleveland

7/15/2011
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Baiju Shah, President & CEO of BioEnterprise, explains how to transform a regional economy into a thriving biotechnological innovation center. Guest: Baiju Shah, J.D. Host: Marc Pelletier We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions on Futures in Biotech. Also thanks to Phil Pelletier and Will Hall for the great themes. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this netcast.

Duration:01:15:28