Latest Life Sciences Podcast Episodes


Sara Walker on The Physics of Life and Planet-Scale Intelligence

COMPLEXITY - July 02, 2022 20:05 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 184 ratings
What is life, and where does it come from? These are two of the deepest, most vexing, and persistent questions in science, and their enduring mystery and allure is complicated by the fact that scientists approach them from a myriad of different angles, hard to reconcile. Whatever else one might ...

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Vay Cao, Marketing Manager

Science Lives - July 01, 2022 23:00 - 46 minutes ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
In this episode, I speak with Vay Cao, Senior Marketing Manager for Natera, a molecular diagnostics company. Interested in science at an early age, Vay studied microbiology as an undergraduate at Penn State University, and then neuroscience as a graduate student at Brown University, where she ea...

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#52 How is Anima Biotech changing the game on identifying the mechanism of action?

BioTech IQ - July 01, 2022 21:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
On this episode of BioTech IQ Ammon talks with Co-Founder and CEO of Anima Biotech, Yochi Slonim. Yochi is a serial entrepreneur with experience building multiple successful companies before starting Co-Founding Anima. Anima Biotech is developing mRNA Lighting, a novel platform for the discovery...

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Eat For Life with Dr. Joel Fuhrman

The Brain Health Revolution Podcast - July 01, 2022 18:57 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 263 ratings
In this episode, we had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Joel Fuhrman, a board-certified family physician, seven-time New York Times bestselling author who specializes in preventing and reversing illness and disease through nutrition. His latest book, Eat For Life contains the latest research on...

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Domestic Violence: Know the Red Flags and Resources

Public Health Out Loud - July 01, 2022 18:00 - 28 minutes ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
Did you know 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men have experienced domestic violence in their lifetime? Listen to the latest episode of the Public Health Out Loud podcast to learn more about the patterns of behavior that can occur in abusive relationships and local resources that are available to Rhode I...

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Summer Science Books, Effect of Roe on Obstetric Care, Female Athletic Injuries. July 1, 2022, Part 2

Science Friday - July 01, 2022 16:22 ★★★★ - 4.4K ratings
How Will Doctors Train For A Post-Roe World? It’s been one week since Roe v Wade was overturned by the Supreme Court. Many people are still wrapping their heads around what this overturn means for their states— and for their lives. For physicians and medical professionals, there’s another leve...

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SCOTUS Restricts EPA, Scientist Rebellion Protests, Kansas Wheat Problems, Early Science Films. July 1, 2022, Part 1

Science Friday - July 01, 2022 16:21 ★★★★ - 4.4K ratings
Supreme Court Limits EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Regulating Ability This week, in its final round of opinions for the term, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Congress had not explicitly given the Environmental Protection Agency the power to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from power plants under the...

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322. Chickpeas in a Leaky Microwaveable Pouch

Risky or Not? - July 01, 2022 12:00 - 13 minutes ★★★★★ - 27 ratings
Dr. Don and Professor Ben talk about the risks of consuming processed chickpeas in a leaky microwaveable pouch. Dr. Don - risky ☣️ Professor Ben - risky ☣️ Customer reviews: The Good Bean Heat & Eat Coconut Curry Chickpeas, 10 Ounce (Pack of 4), Yellow Yellow Tadka Dal Prod...

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Do we sneeze in our sleep?

Ask the Naked Scientists - July 01, 2022 11:39 - 23 minutes ★★★★★ - 25 ratings
Why chainsaw's blunt over time, planet rotation, Star Trek's on the money with scientific accuracy, mathematical conundrums, sneezing in your sleep, the kinetic energy of a sneeze and our perception of flavour. Lester and Dr Chris have the answers... Like this podcast? Please help us by supportin...

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Care Oncology: Repurposing Drugs for Cancer w/ Dr. Charles Meakin

Ditch The Quick Fix - July 01, 2022 10:00 - 53 minutes ★★★★★ - 30 ratings
My guest today is Dr. Charles Meakin. He is the Chief Medical Officer at Care Oncology Clinic, a dynamic company helping shape the fourth field of cancer care of metabolic oncology. He is a trained but retired Radiation Oncologist and also big on personal biohacking and integrative strategies f...

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Building a Digital Health Startup with Shuo Qiao of Moving Analytics

From Lab to Launch by Qualio - July 01, 2022 09:00 - 25 minutes
Today on the show we're joined by Shuo Qiao, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Moving Analytics. We discuss his career path and how it earned him a spot on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list, his interest in computer science, and crossing paths with his future business partner. Dive into fundi...

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30. Doers and Thinkers: Three Experts Weigh In

Contagious Conversations - July 01, 2022 08:00 - 27 minutes ★★★★★ - 58 ratings
For our milestone 30th episode, we're bringing you 3 discussions in one! Host Claire Stinson introduces a collection of speakers from this year’s Aspen Ideas Health Festival, an annual event that brings together innovative thinkers and doers to address the world's biggest health challenges. List...

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If Monkeys Could Talk...

Short Wave - July 01, 2022 04:10 - 13 minutes ★★★★★ - 5.4K ratings
... Could a monkey host this podcast? Aaron Scott and Resident Neuroscience Nerd Jon Hamilton discuss the vocal capabilities of our primate relatives. From syllables and consonants to rhythm and pitch, certain monkeys and apes have more of the tools needed for speech than was once thought. Now s...

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Episode 25: The Evolution and Optimization of Spine Surgery. A Conversation with Dr. Edward Benzel

Optimal neuro|spine - July 01, 2022 04:00 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
There are few names as recognizable as Dr. Edward Benzel in the field of spine surgery. He quite literally wrote the book on it. On this episode, I have the distinct privilege of sitting down with Dr. Benzel to discuss a myriad of topics including his experiences in spine surgery and the lessons...

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Excellent Massage Therapy Goals & Principles with Amanda Barp, LMT

Watershed Wellness podcast - June 30, 2022 21:00 - 25 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Amanda Barp has been practicing massage therapy for 17 years - a very long time for a profession that demands a lot from the practitioner! We start out this podcast talking about her career so far and how she's managed to stick around much longer than the average practitioner. After a brief visi...

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Overcoming CAR T cell resistance in myeloma, why anti-CCR4 antibody therapy in CTCL sometimes fails, and corticosteroids increase risk of VOE in sickle disease

Blood Podcast - June 30, 2022 16:30 - 19 minutes ★★★★ - 35 ratings
In this week’s episode we review a novel strategy for overcoming resistance to CAR T cell therapy that involves the dual targeting of myeloma cells and cancer-associated fibroblasts. We’ll also explore a recent report demonstrating that loss of CCR4 expression is common after treatment of CTCL wi...

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Defining and Striving for HBV Cure: What’s in the Pipeline

CCO Infectious Disease Podcast - June 30, 2022 16:05 - 14 minutes
In this episode,  Carla S. Coffin, MD, MSc, shares her thoughts on the different investigational approaches under evaluation for their potential to achieve HBV cure, including entry inhibitors, capsid inhibitors, siRNAs, immune modulators, TLR agonists, therapeutic vaccines, and checkpoint inhib...

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ASCO 2022: Advances in CLL/SLL

PCE - June 30, 2022 16:00 - 37 minutes ★★★★ - 5 ratings
In this episode, John M. Burke, MD, a leading expert, and Amy Esposito, FNP-C provide expert insights on key data presented at the 2022 ASCO annual conference for CLL/SLL regarding: Updated response and safety results after 3 years of follow-up from the phase II CAPTIVATE study of ibrutinib and...

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ASCO 2022: What’s New in Mantle Cell Lymphoma

PCE - June 30, 2022 16:00 - 24 minutes ★★★★ - 5 ratings
In this episode, Tycel J. Phillips, MD, and Amy Goodrich, RN, MSN, CRNP-AC, provide expert insights on key data presented at ASCO 2022 for mantle cell lymphoma regarding: Results from the phase III SHINE study of the addition of ibrutinib the first-line BR followed by rituximab maintenance in o...

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Ep.43 – HIV Testing: What you need to know!

Dirty Drinks - June 30, 2022 15:00 - 48 minutes ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
Join your cohosts, Dr. Starlin and Sarah, as they interview Dr. Sara Bares from the University of Nebraska Medical Clinic on her involvement in the HIV Specialty Clinic, HIV testing and what you need to know about this still prevalent virus. You can find more information on the UNMC HIV Special...

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The Trigeminal nerve (CNV)

Dissectible Me 5 minute anatomy - June 30, 2022 14:46 - 5 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
In this episode we explore the 5th cranial nerve, CNV aka The Trigeminal nerve, discussing the function and route of its three major branches. We will also discover what happens when we damage one of these branches, and SPOILERS it has nothing to do with facial palsy or facial weakness. Terms e...

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High-Throughput Chemistry and Engineering with Kadi Saar

Axial Podcast - June 30, 2022 14:30 - 54 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
Really excited to put out this conversation with Kadi Saar, an outstanding inventor and world-class computational chemist, where we discuss her career spanning childhood interests to graduate research to her work now around high-throughput structural biology and condensates. Kadi is a rising sta...

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Clinical localisation and approach to an unconscious patient.

Clinical neurology with KD - June 30, 2022 14:30 - 23 minutes ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
In this episode, we will discuss the clinical approach to a comatose patient. We will discuss how to take history and do a focus clinical examination on an unconscious patient and use that knowledge for localisation. For notes and images of the episode, visit  Say he...

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Tick Tock, Tick Tock: Why you should listen to your internal Swiss watch

BioSounds - June 30, 2022 14:00 - 19 minutes
Although you won’t hear it tick, your body has its own internal clock regulating your circadian rhythm. Your circadian rhythm is your sleep-wake pattern over the course of a 24-hour day. Most living things have it, including animals, plants, and even some microbes. Circadian rhythms affect your...

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Understanding Addiction

Expert Guidance for Effective Management and Appropriate Monitoring of Patients With Pain - June 30, 2022 12:00 - 18 minutes
In this episode, Michael Weaver, MD, DFASAM, discusses the complexities of substance use disorder. He details the neurobiology of addiction, emphasizing that developing a substance use disorder is a brain disease, not a personal choice. Listen in as Dr Weaver provides information on risk factors...

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A Nursing Perspective on PARP Inhibitors in Prostate Cancer

PCE - June 30, 2022 12:00 - 11 minutes ★★★★ - 5 ratings
In this episode, Brenda Martone, MSN, ANP-BC, AOCNP describes recent evidence on PARP inhibitor therapy in metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) and discusses best practices for incorporating PARP inhibitors into clinical practice. Topics include: An overview of the PROpel study...

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Optimizing Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

PCE - June 30, 2022 12:00 - 12 minutes ★★★★ - 5 ratings
In this episode, Sandip Patel, MD shares his thoughts on optimizing immune checkpoint inhibitor (ICI) therapy in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and discusses best practices for individualizing therapy decisions and managing adverse events. Topics include: Currently approved ICIs ...

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Nursing Considerations for CDK4/6 Inhibitors in HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer

PCE - June 30, 2022 12:00 - 20 minutes ★★★★ - 5 ratings
In this episode, Julia LaBarbera, MSN, RN, AGACNP-BC, discusses the latest evidence and guidance on how advanced practice providers can optimize patient outcomes with CDK4/6 inhibitors for HR+/HER2- breast cancer. Topics include: An overview of the monarchE study leading to FDA approval of adju...

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Amy DeZern on the link between myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders

In conversation with... - June 30, 2022 10:00 - 12 minutes
Dr Amy DeZern discusses the link between myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders and the need for a multidisciplinary approach for the treatment of patients who have both. Read the full article: Myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders: two sides of the same coin?

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Amy DeZern on the link between myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders

In conversation with... - June 30, 2022 10:00 - 12 minutes
Dr Amy DeZern discusses the link between myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders and the need for a multidisciplinary approach for the treatment of patients who have both. Read the full article: Myelodysplastic syndrome and autoimmune disorders: two sides of the same coin?