LISTEN: The Life ScientificProf Sadaf Farooqi, group leader at the IMS-MRL, discusses her career in the genetics of obesity with BBC Radio’s Jim Al-Khalili. WATCH: How dogs can sniff out diabetesDr Mark Evans, one of our research group leaders, explains how medical alert assistance dogs can help patients with type 1 diabetes to manage their condition. WATCH: Cambridge black history series PhD student Tendai Chisowa talks about Dr Davidson Nichol, the first black African to be a fellow of a Cambridge College, plus her own research at the IMS-MRL. WATCH: Children’s researchResearch nurse Janet Allen talks to Katie, 10, soon after she has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Katie is taking part in an artificial pancreas study. WATCH: What’s an artificial pancreas?Group leader Prof Roman Hovorka talks about how the artificial pancreas works and can improve life for people with type 1 diabetes. WATCH: The science of fatOur Director Prof Sir Stephen O’Rahilly asks why people have different susceptibilities to obesity and why being fat can, but doesn’t always, lead to metabolic disease. WATCH: Operation Ouch!IMS-MRL PhD student Jennie Leggat talks to Dr Chris about how fat works in an episode of this popular BBC kids’ show. WATCH: Is obesity a choice?Entertaining talk by geneticist Dr Giles Yeo who gives the annual Haldane lecture at the Royal Institution. WATCH: Inside our laboratoriesShort videos filmed in our laboratories and showing some of the methods we use in our research. WATCH: Some people stay thin due to their genesProf Sadaf Farooqi talks to ITV News about a study that looks for ‘thin genes’. LISTEN: The Naked ScientistsRegular contributors Dr Sam Virtue and Dr Giles Yeo tackle questions including can you cure yourself of diabetes? and is obesity genetic? WATCH: Owen’s storyProf Krishna Chatterjee explains a gene abnormality identified as part of the 100,000 Genomes Project. WATCH: Meet a clinical researcherDoctors and nurses who are also researchers talk about how their clinical practice helps with their research and vice versa. WATCH: How can you lose weight?Dr Giles Yeo appears on the Skandanavian TV talk show Skavlan.