Women in STEM: Rebekah

My 29th guest is Rebekah, PhD candidate in evolution and genetics of ageing and passionate science communicator. Hi @rebekah_jwhite! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? Hello! I am Rebekah, a British PhD student currently at the University of Exeter. I am in my first year, and researching the evolutionContinue reading “Women in STEM: Rebekah”

Genes and autism

Last February an exciting paper on genes and autism was published by the prestigious journal Cell. Dozens of researchers from Boston, New York, San Francisco, Helsinki, Aarhus, Dublin and many more universities came together to sequence thousands of genes of neurotypical and neurodivergent subjects. The picture I prepared explains (or tries to) what the researchersContinue reading “Genes and autism”