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Interview on Genetics

Jon was interviewed by Karen Thomas for Cambridge TV on his research on using popular culture to help families talk about genetics

Interview on Genetics

27th July 2016

Popular films such as the X-men series will be used by scientists to explore how they can help families engage with new developments in genetics. The Wellcome Genome Campus has come up with the idea as more and more families come into contact with the issue of genetic research through treatments and screening. Jonathan Roberts, genetic counsellor and researcher at the Wellcome Genome Campus and Kings College London is conducting the study.

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Interview with Jonathan Roberts (2016) “Genetics” interview for Cambridge TV News [TV] Cambridge TV. 27 July. Available at: [Accessed: 22 February 2018]