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The New World of Epigenetics (CS24)

By heheals

September 21, 2020




Depending on whom you listen to, “epigenetics” has to do with the expression of your genes… or it’s the key to longevity and a way to perform miracles like Jesus did. So which is it? Let’s disentangle fact from fiction.

This is episode 24 of Cracked Science, for December 19th, 2018.

Jonathan Liked Something:
David Gorski’s article on epigenetics: https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/epigenetics-it-doesnt-mean-what-quacks-think-it-means/

Links:
Kevin Mitchell’s blog post about transgenerational epigenetic inheritance: http://www.wiringthebrain.com/2018/07/calibrating-scientific-skepticism-wider.html

Production crew: Elena Petkovic (McGill University)
Theme music: Joseph Hackl (http://www.VoodooJazz.ca)
Graphic design: Cassandra Lee
Backdrop: Hollandog (Licensed from Shutterstock)

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