June 24th, 2013
Episode 255 of 417 episodes
Dr Chris KP, Dr Dyani and Dr Adam take us yet again on another thrilling adventure into science. New items: Cold war Brains and hippocampal neurogenesis, Naked Mole rats – gooping cancer with hyaluronic acid, Petabyte Optics - 10 years of HDTV on a single disk! 1st Guest: Professor David Liley Swinburne University How anaesthetic drugs act upon the brain. Can you say Magnetoencephalogram? Cognitive neuroscientists can, and do! Often! 2nd Guest: Dr Ian Curran: Dr Ian Curran combines active clinical practice as a consultant anaesthetist and pain specialist with passionate advocacy for the importance of effective medical education in making doctors safe and competent practitioners. 3rd Guest: Karina Needham, PhD Research Fellow, University of Melbourne: Research into potential therapies for the improved treatment of hearing loss.