Inside Brazil’s Human Genome Research Center [Video]

Imagine Science Films interviews Mayana Zatz, Director of the Human Genome Research Center in Brazil, about her research in treating genetic disorders.

The World Cup has drawn more than rabid soccer fans to Brazil. A team of filmmakers are on the ground in Rio de Janeiro documenting the science behind the games, including an exoskeletal kick-off, the genetics of competition, and even the biochemistry of diehard spectators.

Here’s Imagine Science Films’ take on Genes, the final mini-documentary in their “Field Work: World Cup” series:

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This article was created in partnership with Imagine Science Films. Watch all of the Field Work videos here.