OYM41: EMLgrating to Heterotopia

OYM41: EMLgrating to Heterotopia
It’s an ultra-rare episode this week, with all three hosts in the same room!  It’s a limited time engagement and won’t last long so appreciate the recording quality while it lasts. This week, Kat’s been dealing with the sting of failed experiments.  After spending tireless hours in the lab, her protocol still has bugs.  Between ...

OYM40: PTTG1 Keeps You Regular

And we’re back!  After a brief hiatus to get caught up and reorganized, the gang’s back together to bring you another neuroscience-filled episode.  This week, Adel and Kat are in similar positions as they’ve been working on some departmental milestones.  It looks like Adel’s going to make it out alive; he’s almost got a concrete ...

OYM Bonus 2: Not as weird as the last one.

This week on the On Your Mind neuroscince podcast: A bonus episde! We get an update from Liam about the ISSCR conference, and hear about Adels commitee stuggles and Kats high profile meetings. No paper, No what’s On our Minds, lots of late night giggles! See You Next time!  

OYM39: Mul1ng over Mitochondria 1

OYM39: Mul1ng over Mitochondria
This week on OYM we are stressing about data and how to present it. Kat has a presentation this week and she is desperately trying to make a sea of numbers into a coherent story. Here’s a lesson to all our scientists out there wishing for results. Careful what you wish for, because you just ...

OYM 38: What ALS Ya

OYM 38: What ALS Ya
This has been a week of hard lessons for Kat, as she’s had to deal with a string of technical problems that have put her behind schedule.  Unfortunately, she now has first-hand experience with the importance of having multiple backups. Never trust a flash drive! Liam’s feeling a bit behind this week too, as he’s ...

OYM 37: Nanobody Snatchers

OYM 37: Nanobody Snatchers
Liam and Kat are back from their adventures at the CAN annual meeting and share their perspective on all things conference-related.  They had very different poster experiences, which leads us to a discussion about how to market your work and whether or not the location of your poster matters.  Liam’s had firsthand experience with the ...

OYM 36: Sneaking In the critical window

OYM 36: Sneaking In the critical window
Due to an interruption in our regularly scheduled recording time, we’ve got an abridged version of On Your Mind this week as two out of three hosts gain neuroscience cred by attending the Canadian Association for Neuroscience Meeting 2014.  Both Kat and Liam are presenting posters at this year’s conference and are dealing with condensed ...

OYM 35: MS America

OYM 35: MS America
It’s been a busy week for the OYM team.  Kat’s living the scientific dream after finally getting her hands on data that she’s waited months for.  Now she’s feeling the pressure to analyze and interpret it all for an upcoming conference and Liam can relate; he’s got two talks and a poster presentation all within ...

OYM 34: Special K+ channels

OYM 34: Special K+ channels
With Kat back from Victoria, things are back to normal at OYM HQ.  She learned the value of networking, while volunteering at the 3rd Annual Canadian Human and Statistical Genetics Meeting.  That, and the importance of taking some time off when it comes along.  In the meantime, Liam uses his personal experiences to talk about relationships ...

OYM 33: When Kats away, the mice get afraid with Ian Mahar 2

OYM 33: When Kats away, the mice get afraid with Ian Mahar
This week OYM is super excited to have another guested episode, with Ian Mahar. Unfortunately Kat is on a bit of a sabbatical this week as she’s away in Victoria for the 3rd Annual Human Canadian Statistical Genetics Meeting. We can’t wait to have her back and hear all the stories! Kat also isn’t the ...