Season 3 Episode 9: In this episode of Contagious Thinking Jack and Elena are talking with Dr Rachel Edgar about about her research investigating how the circadian clock of a host can affect viral infection, and how viruses can exploit our body clocks to aid their replication and spread. She also discusses her career so far, and gives advice to PhD and early career researchers.

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Featuring: Dr Rachel Edgar, Jack Hirst and Dr Elena Sugrue
Editing: Elena Sugrue
Music: Siesta - Jahzzar - freemusicarchive.org/music/Jahzzar
Photograph: Elihu Aranday-Cortes

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