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OU on the BBC: BBC Inside Science – Personal genetics kits

Updated Thursday 16th January 2014

On BBC Inside Science this week, the team look at the regulation of personal genetics kits.

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A molecular model represents molecules and their processes. Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Janpietruszka | Dreamstime.com In BBC Inside Science, Dr Adam Rutherford, colleagues and guests illuminate the mysteries and challenge the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.

On this week's episode:

  • Regulation of personal genetics kits
  • Earthquake mapping
  • Persister cells, which enable bacteria to evade antibiotics
  • Measuring glaciers
  • How the scorpion got its sting

Listen to Inside Science

Tune in to BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 16 January at 16:30 to listen to this week's programme. More information and a link to listen again later will be available from the BBC's Inside Science pages.

 

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