Posted 23rd August 2018
This episode is hosted by Katie Begg interviewing Mads Iafrate about her research in cell tracking that aims to improve efficacy and safety of cell therapies for cancer patients.
Mads discusses how she uses molecular biology techniques and genetic engineering to modify proteins that could be used to monitor cells used as therapies. She discusses her experience as a chemist-turned-biologist, as well as the ethical considerations of her work and how to give back to the community through engagement activities. Panellists Peter Gawne and Ahsen Ustaoglu join in the discussion throughout the episode.