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Lunch with a Laureate: Jack Szostak

Lunch with a Laureate: Jack Szostak

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04/28/2010 12:00 PM MuseumJack Szostak, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School and Alexander Rich Distinguished Investigator, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Howard Hughes Medical Institute InvestigatorDescription: Jack Sz...

Lunch with a Laureate: Robert Horvitz

Lunch with a Laureate: Robert Horvitz

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 9586 views

04/27/2010 12:00 PM MuseumH. Robert Horvitz, '68, David H. Koch Professor of Biology, MITDescription: As an undergraduate at MIT, Robert Horvitz did not take a biology course until his senior year. But after only six weeks into his first...

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We Need

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We...

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12/02/2009 6:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Thomas R. Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental HealthDescription: "I'll give you the 30,000 foot view of autism." Remarking that autism today, in terms of interest and funding, is like cancer was ...

The Power of Basic Science Applied to Medical Progress: Past Examples and Hope for Schizophrenia and Bipolar Illness

The Power of Basic Science Applied ...

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10/22/2009 4:00 PM 26"100Ed Scolnick, Director, Psychiatric Disease Program and the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad InstituteDescription: An exemplar of the purpose"driven life in medical science, Ed Scolnick details resea...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

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05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

Introduction/Overview of Brain Disorders

Introduction/Overview of Brain Diso...

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05/04/2009 1:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Susan Hockfield, President, MIT; Mriganka Sur, Newton Professor in Neuroscience; Head, Department of Brain and Cognitive SciencesDescription: In their symposium introduction, Susan Hockfield and Mriganka S...

Do"It"Yourself Biology

Do"It"Yourself Biology

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01/14/2009 6:00 PM MuseumNatalie Kuldell, Instructor, MIT Department; Reshma Shetty, Ph D 08Description: Inspired by the vast potential of bioengineering, ordinary people are seeking their inner Frankenstein -- doctor, not monster. Two...

Do"It"Yourself Biology

Do"It"Yourself Biology

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 5619 views

01/14/2009 6:00 PM MuseumNatalie Kuldell, Instructor, MIT Department; Reshma Shetty, Ph D 08Description: Inspired by the vast potential of bioengineering, ordinary people are seeking their inner Frankenstein -- doctor, not monster. Two...

The Implications of Synthetic Biology

The Implications of Synthetic Biology

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:06:00 | 3284 views

03/21/2006 6:00 PM MuseumAndrew (Drew) Endy, Cabot Assistant Professor of Biological EngineeringDescription: There's no mistaking Drew Endy's profession: "I like to make things -- that's what I do." From his engineer's perspective, the ...

The Origin of the Universe The Human Genome and Beyond

The Origin of the Universe The Huma...

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06/09/2001 KresgeClaude Canizares, VP for Research, Associate Provost; Eric S. Lander, Professor of Biology ; Founding Director, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; Member, Whitehead InstituteHost(s): Alumni Association, Alumni Associ...

Evolution: From the Fossil Record to Genomic Revolution Probing the Origin of the Planets from Spacecraft

Evolution: From the Fossil Record t...

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06/09/2001 KresgeCharles Marshall, Professor of Geology and Biology; Curator, Invertebrate Paleontology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University; Dr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Departme...

Beyond the Headlines: Making Sense of the Stem Cell Debate

Beyond the Headlines: Making Sense ...

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11/20/2001 6"120Dr. Claudia Mickelson, Chair, Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee; National Institutes of Health and Biosafety Officer, MIT; Dr. George Daley, PhD '89, MIT/Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Mass General Hos...