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Simon Fisher, Media summary 2012-2015

Mai 2015

Interview on the BBC Radio 4 Programme What the Songbird Said

A related web article is available on the BBC website.

September 2013

Interview and photo featured in September 21st 2013 issue of de Volkskrant, international Dutch newspaper:
A pdf file of the article can be downloaded here.

 

June 2013

BBC Radio 4's Material World programme broadcast an interview with Matt Ridley, discussing the article Fisher & Ridley (2013) Culture, genes, and the human revolution. Science. 340(6135):929-30:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01snlsw

 

Featured in article on birdsong and human language in Bionieuws, nieuwsblad voor de biologie:
A pdf file of the article can be downloaded here.

 

May 2013

Investigator profile featured by SFARI (Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative):
http://sfari.org/news-and-opinion/investigator-profiles/2013/simon-fisher-hunting-on-the-foxp2-trail

February 2013

Quoted in Science magazine news article, commenting on a report about FOXP2 sex differences:
http://news.sciencemag.org/brain-behavior/2013/02/language-gene-more-active-young-girls-boys

January 2013

Article covering Society for Neuroscience Special Presidential Lecture, in Neurology Today 2013 - Volume 13 - Issue 1, p 13–15:
A pdf file of the article can be downloaded here.


November 2012

Interview and photo as a feature article in Van Horen Zeggen (2012, issue 53-6):
http://www.simea.nl/vhz/oude-jaargangen/vhz-jaargang-53-2012.html

October 2012

Quoted in online SFARI  (Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative) news article, commenting on research presented at Society for Neuroscience meeting:
http://sfari.org/news-and-opinion/conference-news/2012/society-for-neuroscience-2012/catalog-of-mice-cries-aids-quest-to-find-their-meaning

June 2012

Quoted in Nature news article on a gene mapping project we have underway with David Skuse:
http://www.nature.com/news/gene-mutation-sought-to-explain-mysterious-language-problem-1.10851

also see Discover magazine blog:
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2012/06/19/british-familys-problems-hint-at-a-gene-involved-in-linking-language-and-meaning

March 2012

Online SFARI (Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative) news article, covering our paper Kurt et al. PLoS ONE 7, e33130 (2012):
http://sfari.org/news-and-opinion/news/2012/scientists-link-new-deficits-to-foxp2-mutations-in-mice

  

 

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