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Tackling Health Challenges

A glimpse into the medical research that's taking us closer to better treatments for some of our biggest health challenges, including diabetes and heart disease.

# Episode Title Description People Date
1 How can massive genetic studies help us prevent and treat diabetes? Any pair of individuals will share 99.9% of their DNA. But that 0.1% difference can tell us a huge amount about the causes of disease and how we can treat them. Find out more about the genetics that underpin type 2 diabetes. Mark McCarthy 11 Jul 2016