We talk quite a bit about airports in the beginning but actually this episode is about CRISPR (yay!), favourite plants (yaaaaaayyy!) and fun stuff (yyyyaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaayyyyyyyyy!). It’s a good episode.
Joram’s paper: Decaestecker, W., Andrade Buono, R., Pfeiffer, M., Vangheluwe, N., Jourquin, J., Karimi, M., … Jacobs, T. B. (2019). CRISPR-TSKO: A Technique for Efficient Mutagenesis in Specific Cell Types, Tissues, or Organs in Arabidopsis. The Plant Cell, tpc.00454.2019.
Joram presents the work and life of Enid MacRobbie who pioneered the use of radio tracers to measure fluxes across membranes.
Spiders Can Fly Hundreds of Miles Using Electricity (The Atlantic)
Was Heidi the Octopus Really Dreaming? (NY times)
Our opening and closing music is Caravana by Phillip Gross
Until next time!