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BioNews Review articles written by Francesca Sowerbutts:

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Video review: My Genome Sequence
15 November 2021 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
The rapid development of genomic technology over the last decade is apparent in many different areas of our lives... [Read More]
Animation Review: The Human Pangenome
1 March 2021 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
When the Human Genome Project was completed in 2000, Bill Clinton, then president of the United States, called it 'the most important, most wondrous map ever produced by humankind'... [Read More]
Podcast Review: SART Fertility Experts – Donor eggs, fresh or frozen?
3 August 2020 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
Offered as a podcast for those 'trying to build a family', Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) Fertility Experts calls upon experts to discuss about the most important topics and issues relating to fertility testing and treatment... [Read More]
Game Review: Dish Life
20 April 2020 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
Dish Life is a mobile game that 'lets players inhabit a stem cell researcher as they rise through the ranks'. It aims to envelop players in the world of scientific discovery and 'create an interactive experience reflecting the nurturing of experiments'... [Read More]
Game Review: Niche
7 October 2019 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
Niche is a genetics survival game where players evolve their own species to survive in testing environments... [Read More]
Podcast Review: 23andMe (and You, and Everyone Else) – Freakonomics
5 August 2019 - by Francesca Sowerbutts
23andMe advertises itself on its website as a way to 'meet your genes'. You can send off a spit sample, and for $99-$199, a report based on your genetics will be emailed to you a few weeks later... [Read More]