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Einstein A Go Go - 4 November 2012

November 8th, 2012

Episode 230 of 408 episodes

This week, Dr Krystal and Danger Mouse join Dr Shane to discuss Australia’s role in eliminating malaria, how having red hair can give you cancer, genetic sequencing of the Hendra virusand brain scans to see how well your brain centres communicate. The studio guest isMarnie Blewitt, from theDivision of Molecular Medicine at theWalter and Eliza Hall Institute. She talks aboutmechanisms governing epigenetic control of gene expression - how genes are switched on and off, during normal development and in disease. Another big week in science! For more information visit: http://einsteinagogo.net/

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