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The Human Genome Project

The Human Genome Project

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 2232 views

02/16/2001 10"250Eric S. Lander, Professor of Biology ; Founding Director, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; Member, Whitehead InstituteDescription: Dr. Lander is a geneticist, molecular biologist and a mathematician, with research i...

Worms, Life and Death: Cell Suicide in Development and Disease

Worms, Life and Death: Cell Suicide...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 3314 views

04/24/2007 4:30 PM 32-123H. Robert Horvitz, '68, David H. Koch Professor of Biology, MITDescription: A microscopic roundworm has come to play a dominant role in some of the most pivotal medical research of our time. In the labs of Rober...

Biological Large Scale Integration

Biological Large Scale Integration

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 1745 views

02/23/2007 4:00 PM 32-123Stephen Quake, Professor of Bioengineering and Applied Physics, Stanford UniversityDescription: Though Stephen Quake's research is confined to the smallest of scales, his achievements have already made a large im...

Zebrafish and Cancer: What's the Connection?

Zebrafish and Cancer: What's the Co...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:56:44 | 2574 views

09/19/2006 6:00 PM MuseumNancy Hopkins, Amgen, Inc. Professor of BiologyDescription: Through her rapport with the zebrafish, Nancy Hopkins has made large contributions to the fields of developmental biology and cancer research. But her ...

Computational and Systems Approaches to Cancer

Computational and Systems Approache...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 2259 views

06/08/2006 8:00 AM 46-3002Michael Yaffe, Professor of Biology, MITDescription: Early on in his lecture, Michael Yaffe serves up an amazing fact: If the distance between each DNA base pair were one foot apart, then each time a cell divid...

Cancer Research in the Genomic Era

Cancer Research in the Genomic Era

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 2391 views

06/07/2006 2:30 PM 46-3002Eric S. Lander, Professor of Biology ; Founding Director, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; Member, Whitehead InstituteDescription: Eric Lander likens the current age of biological discovery to the days of g...

DNA Mutation, Repair and the Environment

DNA Mutation, Repair and the Enviro...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:47:37 | 3110 views

06/07/2006 10:00 AM 46-3002Leona Samson, Director, Center for Environmental Health Sciences and Professor of Toxicology, and; Biological Engineering;; Ellison American Cancer Society Professor; Description: Forget cigarette smoking (w...

Introduction to Cancer Genetics

Introduction to Cancer Genetics

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:55:15 | 3106 views

06/07/2006 8:30 AM 46-3002Robert A. Weinberg, '64, PhD '69, Daniel K. Ludwig and American Cancer Society Professor for Cancer Research Department of BiologyDescription: During the human lifetime, there are 10 million billion cell divisio...

Introduction and Overview

Introduction and Overview

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:39:48 | 2095 views

06/07/2006 8:00 AM 46-3002Susan Hockfield, President, MIT; ; Tyler Jacks, Director, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research and David H. Koch Professor, MITInvestigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Description: T...

Expand Your Mind: Getting a Grasp on Consciousness

Expand Your Mind: Getting a Grasp o...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:44:00 | 2719 views

12/01/2005 4:05 PM picower atrium 3rd floorIra Flatow, Host/Executive Producer, Talk of the Nation: Science Friday ; Christof Koch, Lois and Victor Troendle Professor of Cognitive and Behavioral Biology, California Institute of Technolo...

Change Your Mind: Memory and Disease

Change Your Mind: Memory and Disease

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:25:00 | 2521 views

12/01/2005 2:30 PM picower atrium 3rd floorIra Flatow, Host/Executive Producer, Talk of the Nation: Science Friday ; Thomas Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental Health; Li-Huei Tsai, Picower Professor of Neuroscience, Howard H...

Vision of the Future (Part 2)<br>

Vision of the Future (Part 2)

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:44:00 | 2924 views

12/01/2005 10:45 AM picower atrium 3rd floorEric R. Kandel, University Professor, and Fred Kavli Professor and Director, Kavli Institute for Brain Sciences, Columbia University 2000 Nobel; James D. Watson, Chancellor, Cold Spring Har...