April 2019 Review with Nathan and Laura: uBiome Raided by FBI, PRS for Obesity, and a Gene Therapy Cure


Laura Hercher, Host, The Beagle Has Landed

Nathan Pearson, Genomicist; Founder, Root Deep Insight


00:00 uBiome raided by FBI

15:24 PRS for obesity

24:50 NASA twin study

27:12 A gene therapy cure!

33:55 Gene-edited vs genetically modified: the business community adapts

April was a tough month for some genomics companies. The FBI raided the offices of uBiome and two other pioneers in the field failed. Are there broader implications?

Nathan and Laura have returned to first give us some facts and then to throw their hats in the ring.

Lots happened this month in the world of DNA. Tune in and catch it all.