Australian National Radio’s All in the Mind is a great program. Recently, host Lynne Malcolm interviewed David Dobbs and myself on sensitive genes and fragile psyches. Listen here.
Today the Danish Author’s Society announced that I am to be awarded this year’s Prize for best non-fiction. I send my most humble thanks.
My Beautiful Genome is being launched in the UK. It happens in London at the Dana Centre – and tickets are available here.
I have been to Shenzhen – the Hong Kong of main land China – to visit the world’s largest genome sequencing facility. Read about BGI and its 4000 young scientists here.
Big interview in the January issue of Scenario Magazine. According to Morten Grønborg from Copenhagen Institute for Future Studies I am not always nice…..read the interview here.
Let’s share our beautiful genomes! At the upcoming TEDx Copenhagen on November 30th, I talked about the vision of open-source genomics. See the talk here
On September 24th My Beautiful Genome is published in Denmark by Gyldendal Publishers. This book is my very personal take on personal genomics. It chronicles my meetings and interviews with leading scientists and lays out the – somtimes disquieting – discoveries I make in my own genome. Want to have a sneak peek? Click here.
The book has so far been sold for publication in the US, the UK, Holland and Germany where it will be released during 2011.
For interest in publishing My Beautiful Genome outside these domains, please check with my agent Peter Tallack at:
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