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ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"
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ESTHER DYSON: "What you can and can't learn from your genes"

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Your genes aren't your destiny, but they are pretty interesting nonetheless. …

Your genes aren't your destiny, but they are pretty interesting nonetheless.
@edyson, http://www.edventure.com

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  • Tell em what you’re going to tell em.. (punch line) 23andMe – direct to consumerFrom mass/general to individual
  • Some people don’t like it because they think it foretells deathBut don’t need genome to do that…
  • How to put the blue part AT THE BOTTOM??? (and change the legend to DEAD)
  • Focus on space… (personal)
  • Contribute Explain the words!!!
  • How do you make a sentence from random words?
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    • 1. Esther DYSON
      What you can and can't learn from your genes
      @edyson
    • 2. What’s in your genes….
      ..and what’s not?
    • 3. Dead or alive in 140 years
    • 4. The question is WHEN?
    • 5. And HOW, for me?
    • 6. My genetic risks
    • 7. My genetic risks
    • 8. Type 1 vs. type 2 diabetes
    • 9. Type 1 vs. type 2 diabetes
    • 10. Changing my odds
    • 11. Finding out my new odds
    • 12. In fact we know very little…
      Which is why the odds APPEAR to keep changing…
      We need more RESEARCH!
      Not just 23andMe…
      Also many other efforts public and private:
      Data hackathons, clinical trials, the Personal Genome Project, “disease groups”…
    • 13. Early users are benefactors
    • 14. Your genome is like a Russian novel
      УсугубляетКаксообщаларанеемочеизнурениепресс-службаЛабораторииреактивногодвижения (JPL) НАСА, метеоритполучилназваниеАйланРуа («OileanRuaidh») - отгэльского (шотландского) названияракостроваРойубереговИрландии. РанеевовремяпутешествияпоплатоМеридианамарсоходобнаружилчетырежелезныхметеорита. ИхизучениепоможетученымполучитьновуюинформациюМешаетомарсианскойатмосфере.Марсоход «Спирит» былдоставленнаМарс 3 января 2004 года, «Оппортьюнити», высаженныйнадругуюсторонупланеты, - натринеделипозже. Рассчитанныена 90 днейработыПредсказывает , «близнецы» вконцемая 2010 года – голубыеглазыпобилипредыдущийрекордпродолжительностимиссиинаповерхностиМарса.
    • 15. But all we have is a 100-word glossary
      Рак – cancer
      Мочеизнурение – diabetes
      Голубые глазa – blue eyes
      And few meaningful verbs:
      Усугубляет - intensifies
      Предсказывает – predicts
      Мешает - interferes with
    • 16. 23andMe is an annotated essay
      Усугубляет [intensifies] каксообщаларанеемочеизнурениепресс-службаЛабораторииреактивногодвижения (JPL) НАСА, метеоритполучилназваниеАйланРуа («OileanRuaidh») - отгэльского (шотландского) названиярак [cancer]островаРойубереговИрландии. РанеевовремяпутешествияпоплатоМеридианамарсоходобнаружилчетырежелезных. Ихизучениепоможетученымполучитьновуюинформациюмешает [interferes with]омарсианскойатмосфере.Марсоход «Спирит» былдоставленнаМарс 3 января 2004 года, «Оппортьюнити», высаженныйнадругуюсторонупланеты, - натринеделипозже. Рассчитанныена 90 днейработыпредсказывает [predicts], «близнецы» вконцемая 2010 года – голубыеглазa [blue eyes] побилипредыдущийрекордпродолжительностимиссиинаповерхностиМарса.
    • 17. How do genes interact?
    • 18. News I *can* use
    • 19. Compare yourself to relatives
    • 20. Narcissism? More educational than solitaire!
    • 21. I’m happy to share
      Thank you for your attention!

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