Nature and Nurture
About This Show
I'm a bee biologist and study honeybee genomics, behavior, and physiology at the North Carolina State University. I am passioned about science and facts of insects. I hope this podcast will share incredible stories with you from outstanding scientists in the world who studying insects every day, their ecology, behavior, genetics, and their environment. Please subscribe on Soundcloud, Itunes, and Google Music Play. Any comments and suggestions are welcome! Please send them to @Insect_Sciences on Twitter. If you would like to support our production, please go to https://www.patreon.com/user?u=3567769 to donate $1 or $5. Little help can make BIG difference!
Most Recent Episode
EP8 - Keep calm and CRISPR on - Dr. Barrangou
In this exciting episode, Dr. Li-Byarlay has interviewed Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou at North Carolina State University. The main topics are around microbiology, genetics, and genomics of CRISPR-Cas immune systems in bacteria. Dr. Barrangou has taken us to a journey of what shaped him into an outstanding scientist in his early years, his research career in both private and academic settings. After explaining the new genome editing technology of CRISPR/Cas9, he also gave us insights on the future of this powerful technology. In the end of their conversation, Dr. Barrangou also shared his thoughts on integrating Ph.D. and M.B.A. to be a high achiever and a better decision-maker, how to stimulate his lab members, and a great book worth reading.