The Life Scientific with Jim Al-Khalili - today's episode on BBCRadio 4

Mrs Trellis

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In this always fascinating program Jim interviews Professor Sharon Peacock who created the UK's world-leading (yes really) Covid genome sequencing facility COG-UK.

She had a remarkable career going from school-leaver at 16 with no qualifications in science through nurse, doctor, professor, to heading COG-UK. The last part has her worries for the coming winter. Well worth a listen for 30 minutes -