Alex Dainis, PhD 🧬 (@AlexDainis )

Alex Dainis, PhD 🧬

Bio Genetics PhD, Science Video Producer. Let me talk to you about genes. Email: bitescized@gmail.com
Location Los Angeles, CA
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Account created 05-11-2008 17:42:03
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Twitter Web App : Genes in Space made history today: for the first time, astronauts on the ISS edited DNA with CRISPR. Want proof? Heres Nick Hague showing off our gene-edited yeast. Read all about it: genesinspace.org/press/first-su…

Twitter Web App : Hello scientists, Skype a Scientist just got an e-mail with the subject line What is this weird stuff attached to a leaf?

AND I DO NOT KNOW THE ANSWER.

I know one of you fine people does, what the heck is it?

Twitter Web App : This madness is tomorrow. If youre in #LosAngeles Come laugh with us, learn some cool shit about DNA, and play VR and arcade games with us afterward.

Link to tickets below

Twitter Web App : Does your Thursday night need some laughs *and* some science? Well my face on this flyer claims you can get both this week at Science! The Show! All you gotta do is snag a ticket here: bit.ly/sciencetheshow

Twitter Web App : Its been a pretty shitty week, but sometimes comments come in that make me feel really good and I just thought Id share this one because Im pretty sure my subscribers are the best subscribers.

Twitter Web App : Tonight I found the absolute perfect paper that focused exactly on an obscure part of a topic I want to make a video about!

...only to discover that I had once again fallen asleep on the couch while surfing google scholar.

Twitter Web App : Santa Monica Mtns An extra photo from filming at this vegetation monitoring plot full of lupins (Lupinus succulentus). I am still so grateful that I got to shadow these scientists for a day to see how theyre monitoring the effects of wildfires on the area.