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Animal Models

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12/11/2008

NOVEL CANCER THERAPY MAY ARISE FROM DWARF POPULATION STUDY

- Interview with Valter D. Longo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gerontology and Alzheimer's Research, Biological Sciences, College of Letters Arts & Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

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Antibiotics

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7/31/2008

ANTIBIOTICS ENHANCE RNAI CAPABILITIES

- Interview with Peng Jin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine

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Antibodies

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2/7/2011

Creating and Using Plastic Antibodies

Kenneth J. Shea, Ph.D., Professor, Chemistry, School of Physical Sciences, University of California, Irvine

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11/20/2008

ANTIBODY FIGHTS FAT

- Interview with Kim Janda, Ph.D., Ely R. Callaway, Jr. Professor of Chemistry, Member of The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, and Director of the Worm Institute of Research and Medicine, Scripps Research Institute

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Biobanking

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8/20/2010

BIOBANKING TRENDS, CHALLENGES, AND OPPORTUNITIES

Donat Elsener, Founder, Innoco GmbH, and Director of Business Development, Hamilton Storage Technologies

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11/19/2009

(BIO) BANKING IN LUXEMBOURG

- Interview with Robert Hewitt, Ph.D., CEO, Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg, and European Editor, Biopreservation and Biobanking (published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.)

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Biodefense/Bioterrorism

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1/21/2011

Presidential Commission’s Report on Synthetic Biology

Drew Endy is an assistant professor of bioengineering at Stanford University. He earned a BS and MS in civil and environmental engineering, respectively, from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. in biochemical engineering from Dartmouth College.

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Bioethics

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1/21/2011

Presidential Commission’s Report on Synthetic Biology

Drew Endy is an assistant professor of bioengineering at Stanford University. He earned a BS and MS in civil and environmental engineering, respectively, from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. in biochemical engineering from Dartmouth College.

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8/7/2008

CLINICAL TRIAL ETHICS IN THE DEVELOPING WORLD

- Jonathan Kimmelman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Biomedical Ethics Unit/Social Studies of Medicine Department, McGill University

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6/19/2008

IMPLICATIONS OF GINA FOR THE BIOTECH AND PHARMA INDUSTRIES

- Interview with Sharon Terry, President and CEO of the Genetic Alliance

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Biomarkers

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12/31/2009

FIRST USE OF NANOSENSORS TO MEASURE CANCER BIOMARKERS IN BLOOD

- Interview with Mark Reed, Ph.D., Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, and Associate Director of the Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering

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7/9/2009

NOVEL BIOMARKER FOR AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION

- Interview with Jayakrishna Ambati, M.D., Professor of Physiology and Professor and Vice Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Kentucky

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3/12/2009

miRNA BIOMARKERS FOR DRUG-INDUCED LIVER INJURY

- Interview with David Galas, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Institute for Systems Biology

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Bioprocessing Operations

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8/23/2011

Subvisible Particles in Biotech Drugs

E. Morrey Atkinson, Ph.D., CSO, VP of R&D, Cook Pharmica

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2/7/2011

Creating and Using Plastic Antibodies

Kenneth J. Shea, Ph.D., Professor, Chemistry, School of Physical Sciences, University of California, Irvine

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12/17/2009

"KITCHEN CHEMISTRY" FOR COMPLEX PHARMACEUTICAL SYNTHESIS

- Interview with Jin-Quan Yu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Scripps Research Institute

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10/1/2009

NOVEL NANOCATALYST FOR PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURING

- Inteview with Eugene Zubarev, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Rice University

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9/17/2009

NANOGAP SENSOR FOR SPEEDING UP DNA DETECTION

- Interview with Zhiqiang Gao, Ph.D., Group Leader, Biosensors and Biodevices Group, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore

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6/25/2009

ALUMINUM OXIDE NANOPORE FOR DNA ANALYSIS

- Interview with Bala Murali Venkatesan, Fourth-Year Graduate Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Brain Cancer

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1/15/2009

NOVEL GLIOBLASTOMA MOUSE MODEL

- Interview with Inder Verma, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Genetics, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

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Breast Cancer

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12/31/2009

FIRST USE OF NANOSENSORS TO MEASURE CANCER BIOMARKERS IN BLOOD

- Interview with Mark Reed, Ph.D., Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, and Associate Director of the Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering

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Cancer

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10/28/2010

Tissue-Engineered Tumor Models

Marylou Ingram, M.D., Senior Research Scientist, and Director, In Vitro Systems/Tissue Engineering, Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA

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10/1/2010

Protecting the Body’s Tissues After DNA Damage

Michael B. Kastan, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

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9/2/2010

Stapled Peptides Making Progress

Gregory L. Verdine, Ph.D., Harvard College Professor and Erving Professor of Chemistry, Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Harvard University, and Founder and Co-Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board, Aileron Therapeutics

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8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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7/16/2010

NOVEL RETRIEVAL METHOD FOR STUDYING CANCER PROTEINS

Interview with W. Andy Tao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Purdue University

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12/31/2009

FIRST USE OF NANOSENSORS TO MEASURE CANCER BIOMARKERS IN BLOOD

- Interview with Mark Reed, Ph.D., Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, and Associate Director of the Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering

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9/24/2009

MONITORING EARLY SIGNS OF OXIDATIVE STRESS IN CANCER

- Interview with Kate Carroll, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Chemistry, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, and Research Assistant Professor, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan

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7/23/2009

A SYSTEMS BIOLOGY VIEW OF CANCER

- Interview with Reinhard Laubenbacher, Ph.D., Professor, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Professor, Department of Mathematics, Virginia Tech, and Adjunct Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University

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1/15/2009

NOVEL GLIOBLASTOMA MOUSE MODEL

- Interview with Inder Verma, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Genetics, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

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12/11/2008

NOVEL CANCER THERAPY MAY ARISE FROM DWARF POPULATION STUDY

- Interview with Valter D. Longo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gerontology and Alzheimer's Research, Biological Sciences, College of Letters Arts & Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

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Cardiovascular Disease

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8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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12/18/2008

ENZYME DISCOVERY MAY LEAD TO IMPROVED HEART AND STROKE THERAPIES

- Interview with Peter Davies, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Biology, and Canada Research Chair in Protein, Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontarion, Canada

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9/11/2008

SINGLE miRNA MOLECULE CONTROLS BLOOD VESSEL DEVELOPMENT

- Interview with Jason Fish, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in the Laboratory of Deepak Srivastava at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

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6/5/2008

NOVEL COMPOUND MIGHT LEAD TO NEW THERAPY FOR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

- Interview with Dr. David Ostrov, from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

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2/21/2008

IDENTIFICATION OF A HEART ATTACK RESPONSE AND CARDIAC DAMAGE GENE

- Interview with Richard Bucala, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Pathology, Epidemiology, and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine

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1/24/2008

RESEARCHERS CREATE BEATING HEART IN THE LABORATORY

- Interview with Doris Taylor, Ph.D., Director of the University of Minnesota Center for Cardiovascular Repair and Medtronic Bakken Professor of Medicine and Physiology

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Cell Biology

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Cell Culture

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8/20/2008

FIRST TISSUE CULTURE SYSTEM FOR MODELING HCV INFECTION

- Interview with Martina Buck, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Researcher at UC San Diego's Department of Medicine and Moores UCSD Cancer Center

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Companion Diagnostics

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1/15/2010

NEW PROGNOSTIC GENETIC TEST FOR ADOLESCENT SCOLIOSIS

- Interview with Dr. Baron Lonner, director of Scoliosis and Spine Associates

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Diabetes

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8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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12/11/2008

NOVEL CANCER THERAPY MAY ARISE FROM DWARF POPULATION STUDY

- Interview with Valter D. Longo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gerontology and Alzheimer's Research, Biological Sciences, College of Letters Arts & Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

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4/3/2008

BREATH TEST FOR DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

- Interview with Masood Yousef, Ph.D., senior research assistant in the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating, Swansea University School of Engineering

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DNA

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1/10/2011

Photograph 51: A Play about Rosalind Franklin

Anna Ziegler, an award-winning playwright, wrote Photograph 51, which looks at Rosalind Franklin’s essential role in the discovery of the double helix.

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10/1/2010

Protecting the Body’s Tissues After DNA Damage

Michael B. Kastan, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

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1/3/2008

IS THERE MORE FUNCTIONAL DNA IN THE GENOME THAN WE THOUGHT

- Interview with Andrew McCallion, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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Drug Delivery

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7/16/2009

DELIVERING CELLS INTRANASALLY TO THE BRAIN

- Interview with William Frey, Co-Director, Alzheimer's Research Center, Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN, and Professor, Oral Biology and Pharmaceutics, University of Minnesota

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2/19/2009

CORPORATE ROUNDTABLE ON HUMAN DNA VACCINES

- with panelists Avtar Dhillon, M.D., Joseph Kim, Ph.D., Michael Egan, Ph.D., Jeffrey Ulmer, Ph.D., Alan King, Ph.D., and Robert Bernard

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10/9/2008

NANOPARTICLE TROJAN HORSE MOLECULAR DELIVERY SYSTEM

- Interview with Dr. Ian Larson, Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutics and Formulation Science, Monash University

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Drug Repositioning

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3/10/2011

Drug Repositioning as a Viable Business Model

Aris Persidis, Ph.D., President, Biovista

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Embryonic Stem Cells

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4/16/2010

STEM CELL THERAPY HALTS ACUTE LUNG DAMAGE IN MICE

- Interview with Rick A. Wetsel, Ph.D., Director of the Laboratory for Developmental Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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9/3/2009

GENE TARGETING IN HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Dirk Hockemeyer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

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2/5/2009

STEM CELL THERAPIES ON THE RISE

- Linda Powers, Cofounder and Managing Director of Toucan Capital, is interviewed by GEN's Editor in Chief, John Sterling

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7/3/2008

NEW INITIATIVE FOR MAPPING ALL CELL TYPES DERIVED FROM HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Michael West, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, BioTime, Inc.

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Enzymes

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7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

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12/18/2008

ENZYME DISCOVERY MAY LEAD TO IMPROVED HEART AND STROKE THERAPIES

- Interview with Peter Davies, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Biology, and Canada Research Chair in Protein, Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontarion, Canada

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Epigenetics

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1/10/2008

NEW MODEL FOR PREDICTING THE MOLECULAR RESPONSE OF LIVING CELLS TO GENETIC OR ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE

- Interview with Nitin Baliga, Ph.D., Associate Professor. Institute for Systems Biology

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Eye Disorders

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7/9/2009

NOVEL BIOMARKER FOR AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION

- Interview with Jayakrishna Ambati, M.D., Professor of Physiology and Professor and Vice Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Kentucky

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10/30/2008

GENE THERAPY RESTORES VISION TO BLIND MICE

- Interview with Richard Masland, PhD, Director, Cellular Neurobiology Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

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4/24/2008

NEW PATH FOR TREATING AND PREVENTING EYE DISEASE

- Interview with Dean Li, M.D.,Ph.D., Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, and Research Scientist with the University's Program in Human Molecular Biology and Genetics

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Gene Delivery

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11/5/2009

NANOTECHNOLOGISTS CREATE ARTIFICIAL PORE

- Interview with Peixuan Guo, Ph.D., Director of the NIH Nanomedicine Development Center at the University of Cincinnati, Endowed Chair, and Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Gene Expression

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11/5/2009

NANOTECHNOLOGISTS CREATE ARTIFICIAL PORE

- Interview with Peixuan Guo, Ph.D., Director of the NIH Nanomedicine Development Center at the University of Cincinnati, Endowed Chair, and Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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4/9/2009

HUMAN BODY LICE mtDNAs PROVIDE PIECES TO NEW GENOMIC PUZZLE

- Interview with Stephen Barker, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Reader, School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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4/2/2009

THE EMERGING FIELD OF NUTRIGENOMICS

- Interview with Eugene Kolker, Ph.D., Chief Data Officer, Seattle Children's Hospital, Head, Bioinformatics & High-Throughput Analysis Laboratory, Seattle Children's Research Institute and Vural Ozdemir, M.D., Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor in Bioethics, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal

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1/3/2008

IS THERE MORE FUNCTIONAL DNA IN THE GENOME THAN WE THOUGHT

- Interview with Andrew McCallion, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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2/8/2007

qPCR APPLICATIONS IN SYSTEMS BIOLOGY AND GENE EXPRESSION RESEARCH

GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling talks with John Quackenbush, Ph.D., from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

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Gene Silencing

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12/24/2008

X FILES OF BIOLOGY - LARGE-SCALE GENE SILENCING MYSTERY SOLVED

- Interview with Craig Pikaard, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Washington University in St. Louis

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Gene Therapy

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10/30/2008

GENE THERAPY RESTORES VISION TO BLIND MICE

- Interview with Richard Masland, PhD, Director, Cellular Neurobiology Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

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5/15/2008

GENE THERAPY FOR FATAL NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASE IN CHILDREN

- Interview with Ronald G. Crystal, M.D., Professor and Chairman of the Department of Genetic Medicine of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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Genetic Disease Testing

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7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

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9/10/2009

GENETIC LINK FOUND BETWEEN REPTILE AND HUMAN HEART EVOLUTION

- Interview with Benoit Bruneau, Ph.D., Associate Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of California-San Francisco

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8/6/2009

GENE EVOLUTION PROCESS DISCOVERED

- Interview with Ian Wood, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer, Institute of Membrane and Systems Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds

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5/21/2009

NEW GENETIC CLUES TO BLOOD PRESSURE REGULATION

- Interview with Daniel Levy, M.D., Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study and Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine

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11/6/2008

MICROSIZING GENETICS TESTING

- Interview with James Landers, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Virginia

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6/19/2008

IMPLICATIONS OF GINA FOR THE BIOTECH AND PHARMA INDUSTRIES

- Interview with Sharon Terry, President and CEO of the Genetic Alliance

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Genome Editing

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9/3/2009

GENE TARGETING IN HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Dirk Hockemeyer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

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High-Throughput Screening

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12/8/2010

Novel Technique Developed for Screening Proteins

Benjamin F. Cravatt III, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

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Imaging

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4/6/2011

New Nanoparticles for Biomedical Testing

Dr. Jessica Winter, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Ohio State University

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5/14/2010

STUDYING PROTEIN FOLDING AND DYNAMICS IN LIVING CELLS

-Interview with Martin Gruebele, Ph.D., James R. Eiszner Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Immunology

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11/17/2010

New Finding on Immune System Control of HIV Infections

Robin Hardwicke, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.

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6/11/2009

ANTIVIRAL RESPONSE LINKED TO KEY IMMUNE SYSTEM PROTEIN

- Interview with Allan Zajac, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham

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3/5/2009

HUMAN ANTIBODIES MAKE DARWINIAN LEAPS TO ATTACK MICROBIAL INFECTIONS

- Interview with Ashok Bhagwat, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University

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1/22/2009

NEW WAY OF LOOKING AT PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES

- Interview with Jean-Laurent Casanova, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Head of the Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, The Rockefeller University and Editor in Chief of a new peer-reviewed journal, Inborn Errors of Immunity

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10/15/2008

CLEAR GENETIC LINK BETWEEN IMMUNE AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS ESTABLISHED

- Interview with Alejandro Aballay, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University Medical School

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6/12/2008

NOVEL IMMUNE SYSTEM MONITORING TOOL

- Interview with Owen Witte, M.D., Researcher, UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center, and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

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1/18/2008

KEY IMMUNE RESPONSE REGULATORY GENES IDENTIFIED

- Interview with Xiaojing Ma, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in Pediatrics, Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, and Associate Director, Host Defenses Curriculum, Weill Cornell Medical College

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In vivo imaging

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5/14/2010

STUDYING PROTEIN FOLDING AND DYNAMICS IN LIVING CELLS

-Interview with Martin Gruebele, Ph.D., James R. Eiszner Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

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9/3/2009

GENE TARGETING IN HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Dirk Hockemeyer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

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Industrial Biotech

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2/19/2010

WATER-WISE PLANTS FOR A WORLD GROWING WARMER

- Interview with Julian Schroeder, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, University of California, San Diego

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5/14/2009

CARBON DIOXIDE TRANSPORT PROTEIN IN MICROALGAE IDENTIFIED

- Interview with Martin Spalding, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of the Department of Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology at Iowa State University

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11/13/2008

DISCOVERING DRUGS AND BIOFUELS IN TROPICAL SEAS

- Margo Haygood, Ph.D., Professor of Marine and Biomolecular Systems, Environmental and Biomolecular Systems Division, Department of Science and Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University

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8/28/2008

MICROORGANISMS ATTACK THE WORLD'S ENERGY CRISIS

- Interview with Bruce Rittmann, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Environmental Biotechnology, Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University

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Industry News

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5/11/2011

Exploring Biotech’s Past and Predicting Its Future with G. Steven Burrill

G. Steven Burrill, CEO, Burrill & Company

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7/30/2009

REFLECTIONS ON BIOTECH WITH NOBEL LAUREATE DR. PHILLIP SHARP

- Interview with Phillip Sharp, Ph.D., Professor, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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4/30/2009

FACING BIOTECH'S CHALLENGES AND SEIZING OPPORTUNITIES IN 2009

- Interview with Joshua Boger, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, and Chairman, Board of Directors, Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), and James Greenwood, President and CEO, BIO

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3/19/2009

HOW TO MAKE BIOINDUSTRY ALLIANCES WORK MORE EFFICIENTLY AND EFFECTIVELY

- Interview with Salima Lin, Global Strategy and Market Development Leader, IBM’s Life Science Industry

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9/25/2008

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON BIOTECH/PHARMA DEALS

- Martina Molsbergen, VP, Business Development, Crucell; Barbara Yanni, Chief Licensing Officer, Merck & Co.; David Colpman, Senior VP, Business Development, Shire Pharmaceuticals; and Joern-Peter Halle, Head, Early-Stage Licensing, Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGaA

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2/28/2008

VENTURE CAPITAL TRENDS FOR 2008

- Interview with Brian Hughes and Packy Kelly, co-leaders of KPMG’s venture capital practice.

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Infectious Diseases

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9/12/2016

Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever: Old World Wisdom Still Holds True

Yale University researchers have uncovered the intriguing mechanisms that underlie common sickness behaviors.

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2/22/2011

Nonsuppressive Drug Therapy for HIV

Mark G. Fromhold, Ph.D., Vice President, Manufacturing & Business Development, Koronis Pharmaceuticals

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7/16/2010

NOVEL RETRIEVAL METHOD FOR STUDYING CANCER PROTEINS

Interview with W. Andy Tao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Purdue University

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6/18/2009

THREE-D MODEL OF CRITICAL H1N1 PROTEIN

- Interview with Sebastian Maurer-Stroh, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Bioinformatics Institute, Biopolis, Singapore

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3/26/2009

IMPROVING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE TB VACCINE

- Interview with Robert Hunter Jr., M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston

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1/22/2009

NEW WAY OF LOOKING AT PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES

- Interview with Jean-Laurent Casanova, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Head of the Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, The Rockefeller University and Editor in Chief of a new peer-reviewed journal, Inborn Errors of Immunity

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10/2/2008

PROMISING ADVANCE IN THE BATTLE AGAINST BIRD FLU AND INFLUENZA EPIDEMICS

- Interview with Robert Krug, Ph.D., Professor and Chairman of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology at the University of Texas at Austin

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8/20/2008

FIRST TISSUE CULTURE SYSTEM FOR MODELING HCV INFECTION

- Interview with Martina Buck, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Researcher at UC San Diego's Department of Medicine and Moores UCSD Cancer Center

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Information Management

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6/28/2011

A New Tool for Personal Genomics

Gholson Lyon, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Principal Investigator, Center for Applied Genomics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

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10/8/2009

BIOMOLECULAR COMPUTATION

- Interview with Erik Winfree, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Computer Science, Computation and Neural Systems, and Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology

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7/17/2008

REVOLUTIONIZING THE PHARMA INDUSTRY VIA VIRTUAL R&D

- Neil Patel, PharmD., Director of Pharmaceutical R&D Operations, PricewaterhouseCoopers

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Liver Diseases

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12/3/2009

HERBAL THERAPY FOR ACETAMINOPHEN-RELATED LIVER DAMAGE

- Interview with Dr. Gary Peltz, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Anesthesia Department, Stanford University School of Medicine

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4/23/2009

LINKING LOW AEROBIC FITNESS AND FATTY LIVER DISEASE

- Interview with John Thyfault, Ph.D., Assistant Professor and Health Scientist, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia

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3/12/2009

miRNA BIOMARKERS FOR DRUG-INDUCED LIVER INJURY

- Interview with David Galas, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Institute for Systems Biology

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8/20/2008

FIRST TISSUE CULTURE SYSTEM FOR MODELING HCV INFECTION

- Interview with Martina Buck, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Researcher at UC San Diego's Department of Medicine and Moores UCSD Cancer Center

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Lung Diseases

+

4/16/2010

STEM CELL THERAPY HALTS ACUTE LUNG DAMAGE IN MICE

- Interview with Rick A. Wetsel, Ph.D., Director of the Laboratory for Developmental Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

+
  • Page 1 of 1 (1 podcasts) 1 

Marine Biotechnology

+

11/13/2008

DISCOVERING DRUGS AND BIOFUELS IN TROPICAL SEAS

- Margo Haygood, Ph.D., Professor of Marine and Biomolecular Systems, Environmental and Biomolecular Systems Division, Department of Science and Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University

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Mental Health Disorders

+

3/13/2008

DISCOVERY OF A CHEMICAL SIGNATURE IN THE BRAIN FOR MANIC DEPRESSION

- Interview with Tsz Tsang, Ph.D., Department of Biomolecular Medicine, Imperial College London

+
  • Page 1 of 1 (1 podcasts) 1 

Metabolic Disorders

+

8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

+

5/21/2009

NEW GENETIC CLUES TO BLOOD PRESSURE REGULATION

- Interview with Daniel Levy, M.D., Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study and Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine

+

12/11/2008

NOVEL CANCER THERAPY MAY ARISE FROM DWARF POPULATION STUDY

- Interview with Valter D. Longo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gerontology and Alzheimer's Research, Biological Sciences, College of Letters Arts & Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

+

11/20/2008

ANTIBODY FIGHTS FAT

- Interview with Kim Janda, Ph.D., Ely R. Callaway, Jr. Professor of Chemistry, Member of The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, and Director of the Worm Institute of Research and Medicine, Scripps Research Institute

+

6/5/2008

NOVEL COMPOUND MIGHT LEAD TO NEW THERAPY FOR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

- Interview with Dr. David Ostrov, from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

+

4/3/2008

BREATH TEST FOR DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

- Interview with Masood Yousef, Ph.D., senior research assistant in the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating, Swansea University School of Engineering

+

3/27/2008

LINKING CHANGES IN GENE NETWORKS TO DISEASE

- Interview with Eric Schadt, Ph.D., Executive Scientific Director of Research Genetics for Rosetta Inpharmatics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Merck & Co.

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Microarrays

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7/26/2007

NEXT GENERATION OF DNA AND RNA MICROARRAYS

- John Sterling, Editor-in-Chief of GEN, interviews Claude Gagne, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology School of Health Professions, Behavioral, and Life Sciences

+

11/16/2006

Dr. Diane Esposito from the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

talks with GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling about microarrays in cancer research

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Microscopy

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5/14/2010

STUDYING PROTEIN FOLDING AND DYNAMICS IN LIVING CELLS

-Interview with Martin Gruebele, Ph.D., James R. Eiszner Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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  • Page 1 of 1 (1 podcasts) 1 

miRNA

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3/12/2009

miRNA BIOMARKERS FOR DRUG-INDUCED LIVER INJURY

- Interview with David Galas, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Institute for Systems Biology

+

9/11/2008

SINGLE miRNA MOLECULE CONTROLS BLOOD VESSEL DEVELOPMENT

- Interview with Jason Fish, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in the Laboratory of Deepak Srivastava at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

+

4/17/2008

miRNAs AND CANCER

- Interview with George Calin, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

+
  • Page 1 of 1 (3 podcasts) 1 

Mitochondrial Diseases

+

10/22/2009

MITOCHONDRIAL GENE DEFECTS AND DISORDERS

- Interview with Marni J. Falk, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Human Genetics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

+
  • Page 1 of 1 (1 podcasts) 1 

Model Systems

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1/15/2009

NOVEL GLIOBLASTOMA MOUSE MODEL

- Interview with Inder Verma, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Genetics, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

+

12/11/2008

NOVEL CANCER THERAPY MAY ARISE FROM DWARF POPULATION STUDY

- Interview with Valter D. Longo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gerontology and Alzheimer's Research, Biological Sciences, College of Letters Arts & Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

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Molecular Biology

+

4/6/2011

New Nanoparticles for Biomedical Testing

Dr. Jessica Winter, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Ohio State University

+

2/22/2011

Nonsuppressive Drug Therapy for HIV

Mark G. Fromhold, Ph.D., Vice President, Manufacturing & Business Development, Koronis Pharmaceuticals

+

11/17/2010

New Finding on Immune System Control of HIV Infections

Robin Hardwicke, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.

+

10/1/2010

Protecting the Body’s Tissues After DNA Damage

Michael B. Kastan, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

+

8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

+

7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

+

5/14/2010

STUDYING PROTEIN FOLDING AND DYNAMICS IN LIVING CELLS

-Interview with Martin Gruebele, Ph.D., James R. Eiszner Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

+

12/3/2009

HERBAL THERAPY FOR ACETAMINOPHEN-RELATED LIVER DAMAGE

- Interview with Dr. Gary Peltz, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Anesthesia Department, Stanford University School of Medicine

+

10/22/2009

MITOCHONDRIAL GENE DEFECTS AND DISORDERS

- Interview with Marni J. Falk, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Human Genetics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

+

8/20/2009

A POWERFUL, NEW TOOL FOR DNA RESEARCH

- Interview with Scott Silverman, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Molecular Diagnostics/In vitro Diagnostics

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7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

+

1/15/2010

NEW PROGNOSTIC GENETIC TEST FOR ADOLESCENT SCOLIOSIS

- Interview with Dr. Baron Lonner, director of Scoliosis and Spine Associates

+

9/10/2009

GENETIC LINK FOUND BETWEEN REPTILE AND HUMAN HEART EVOLUTION

- Interview with Benoit Bruneau, Ph.D., Associate Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of California-San Francisco

+

8/6/2009

GENE EVOLUTION PROCESS DISCOVERED

- Interview with Ian Wood, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer, Institute of Membrane and Systems Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds

+

5/21/2009

NEW GENETIC CLUES TO BLOOD PRESSURE REGULATION

- Interview with Daniel Levy, M.D., Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study and Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine

+

11/6/2008

MICROSIZING GENETICS TESTING

- Interview with James Landers, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Virginia

+

6/19/2008

IMPLICATIONS OF GINA FOR THE BIOTECH AND PHARMA INDUSTRIES

- Interview with Sharon Terry, President and CEO of the Genetic Alliance

+

4/3/2008

BREATH TEST FOR DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

- Interview with Masood Yousef, Ph.D., senior research assistant in the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating, Swansea University School of Engineering

+
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Nanotechnology

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7/27/2011

Monitoring Cellular Interactions Using Nanotechnology

Jeffrey Karp, Ph.D., Co-Director, Center for Regenerative Therapeutics; Associate Bioengineer, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; and Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

+

4/6/2011

New Nanoparticles for Biomedical Testing

Dr. Jessica Winter, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Ohio State University

+

2/7/2011

Creating and Using Plastic Antibodies

Kenneth J. Shea, Ph.D., Professor, Chemistry, School of Physical Sciences, University of California, Irvine

+

7/16/2010

NOVEL RETRIEVAL METHOD FOR STUDYING CANCER PROTEINS

Interview with W. Andy Tao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Purdue University

+

12/31/2009

FIRST USE OF NANOSENSORS TO MEASURE CANCER BIOMARKERS IN BLOOD

- Interview with Mark Reed, Ph.D., Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, and Associate Director of the Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering

+

11/5/2009

NANOTECHNOLOGISTS CREATE ARTIFICIAL PORE

- Interview with Peixuan Guo, Ph.D., Director of the NIH Nanomedicine Development Center at the University of Cincinnati, Endowed Chair, and Professor of Biomedical Engineering

+

10/8/2009

BIOMOLECULAR COMPUTATION

- Interview with Erik Winfree, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Computer Science, Computation and Neural Systems, and Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology

+

10/1/2009

NOVEL NANOCATALYST FOR PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURING

- Inteview with Eugene Zubarev, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Rice University

+

9/17/2009

NANOGAP SENSOR FOR SPEEDING UP DNA DETECTION

- Interview with Zhiqiang Gao, Ph.D., Group Leader, Biosensors and Biodevices Group, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore

+

6/25/2009

ALUMINUM OXIDE NANOPORE FOR DNA ANALYSIS

- Interview with Bala Murali Venkatesan, Fourth-Year Graduate Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Neurological Disorders

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7/16/2009

DELIVERING CELLS INTRANASALLY TO THE BRAIN

- Interview with William Frey, Co-Director, Alzheimer's Research Center, Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN, and Professor, Oral Biology and Pharmaceutics, University of Minnesota

+

5/28/2009

EARLY ALZHEIMER'S DIAGNOSIS AND POTENTIAL THERAPIES

- Interview with Hemant K. Paudel, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, and Project Director, Bloomfield Center for Research in Aging, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, The Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital

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10/15/2008

CLEAR GENETIC LINK BETWEEN IMMUNE AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS ESTABLISHED

- Interview with Alejandro Aballay, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University Medical School

+

6/26/2008

NOVEL METHOD FOR REMYELINATING NERVE CELLS

- Interview with Steve Goldman, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Neurology and Chief of the Division of Cell and Gene Therapy at the University of Rochester Medical Center

+

5/15/2008

GENE THERAPY FOR FATAL NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASE IN CHILDREN

- Interview with Ronald G. Crystal, M.D., Professor and Chairman of the Department of Genetic Medicine of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University

+

3/13/2008

DISCOVERY OF A CHEMICAL SIGNATURE IN THE BRAIN FOR MANIC DEPRESSION

- Interview with Tsz Tsang, Ph.D., Department of Biomolecular Medicine, Imperial College London

+
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Nucleic Acids

+

2/7/2008

CHEMICAL BUFFER BREAKTHROUGH

- Interview with Yi Lu, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, and Nathan Sieracki, Graduate Student, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

+
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Obesity

+

11/20/2008

ANTIBODY FIGHTS FAT

- Interview with Kim Janda, Ph.D., Ely R. Callaway, Jr. Professor of Chemistry, Member of The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, and Director of the Worm Institute of Research and Medicine, Scripps Research Institute

+

3/27/2008

LINKING CHANGES IN GENE NETWORKS TO DISEASE

- Interview with Eric Schadt, Ph.D., Executive Scientific Director of Research Genetics for Rosetta Inpharmatics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Merck & Co.

+
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Orthopedic Conditions

+

1/15/2010

NEW PROGNOSTIC GENETIC TEST FOR ADOLESCENT SCOLIOSIS

- Interview with Dr. Baron Lonner, director of Scoliosis and Spine Associates

+

3/20/2008

TRANSFORMING ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY WITH MOLECULAR MEDICINE

- Interview with Thomas Einhorn, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Biochemistry, and Biomedical Engineering at Boston University

+
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PCR

+

2/22/2007

qPCR AND LATE-PCR, AN ADVANCED TECHNIQUE FOR DNA AMPLIFICATION

- GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling interviews Lawrence Wangh, Ph.D., from Brandeis University

+

2/15/2007

THE INVENTOR OF PCR

- GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling interviews the Nobel Prize winning inventor of PCR, Dr. Kary Mullis.

+

2/8/2007

qPCR APPLICATIONS IN SYSTEMS BIOLOGY AND GENE EXPRESSION RESEARCH

GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling talks with John Quackenbush, Ph.D., from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

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Peptides

+

9/2/2010

Stapled Peptides Making Progress

Gregory L. Verdine, Ph.D., Harvard College Professor and Erving Professor of Chemistry, Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Harvard University, and Founder and Co-Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board, Aileron Therapeutics

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Policy/Legislation

+

1/21/2011

Presidential Commission’s Report on Synthetic Biology

Drew Endy is an assistant professor of bioengineering at Stanford University. He earned a BS and MS in civil and environmental engineering, respectively, from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. in biochemical engineering from Dartmouth College.

+

7/30/2009

REFLECTIONS ON BIOTECH WITH NOBEL LAUREATE DR. PHILLIP SHARP

- Interview with Phillip Sharp, Ph.D., Professor, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

+

4/30/2009

FACING BIOTECH'S CHALLENGES AND SEIZING OPPORTUNITIES IN 2009

- Interview with Joshua Boger, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, and Chairman, Board of Directors, Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), and James Greenwood, President and CEO, BIO

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Prostate Cancer

+

12/31/2009

FIRST USE OF NANOSENSORS TO MEASURE CANCER BIOMARKERS IN BLOOD

- Interview with Mark Reed, Ph.D., Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, and Associate Director of the Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Engineering

+
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Protein Characterization

+

4/29/2011

Polarized Light Reveals Insights on Proteomics

Sandy M. Simon, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Cellular Biophysics, The Rockefeller University

+

2/19/2010

WATER-WISE PLANTS FOR A WORLD GROWING WARMER

- Interview with Julian Schroeder, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, University of California, San Diego

+
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Protein Detection

+

12/8/2010

Novel Technique Developed for Screening Proteins

Benjamin F. Cravatt III, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

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Proteins

+

6/8/2011

Protein Misfolding and Human Disease

Benjamin Schuler, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, University of Zurich

+

4/29/2011

Polarized Light Reveals Insights on Proteomics

Sandy M. Simon, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Cellular Biophysics, The Rockefeller University

+

8/2/2010

PROTEIN IMPORTANT IN DIABETES FOUND TO PLAY ROLE IN OTHER DISEASES

Struan Grant, Ph.D., is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Genomics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

+

7/16/2010

NOVEL RETRIEVAL METHOD FOR STUDYING CANCER PROTEINS

Interview with W. Andy Tao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Purdue University

+

7/2/2010

PREDICTING THE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION

Interview with TanYa Gwathmey, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Associate, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Hypertension Core Laboratory, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

+

6/18/2009

THREE-D MODEL OF CRITICAL H1N1 PROTEIN

- Interview with Sebastian Maurer-Stroh, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Bioinformatics Institute, Biopolis, Singapore

+

12/18/2008

ENZYME DISCOVERY MAY LEAD TO IMPROVED HEART AND STROKE THERAPIES

- Interview with Peter Davies, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Biology, and Canada Research Chair in Protein, Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontarion, Canada

+

2/7/2008

CHEMICAL BUFFER BREAKTHROUGH

- Interview with Yi Lu, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, and Nathan Sieracki, Graduate Student, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

+
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Rare and Neglected Diseases

+

6/14/2010

GRANDRx—Mission, Goals, and Challenges

Interview with Patrick Terry, Acting CEO of the Grand Therapeutics Foundation, and Christopher Austin, M.D., Director of the NIH Chemical Genomics Center, and Member, Editorial Board, ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies.

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Regenerative Medicine/Tissue Engineering

+

10/28/2010

Tissue-Engineered Tumor Models

Marylou Ingram, M.D., Senior Research Scientist, and Director, In Vitro Systems/Tissue Engineering, Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA

+

4/16/2010

STEM CELL THERAPY HALTS ACUTE LUNG DAMAGE IN MICE

- Interview with Rick A. Wetsel, Ph.D., Director of the Laboratory for Developmental Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

+

2/5/2009

STEM CELL THERAPIES ON THE RISE

- Linda Powers, Cofounder and Managing Director of Toucan Capital, is interviewed by GEN's Editor in Chief, John Sterling

+

4/10/2008

ADVANCES IN DRUG DELIVERY AND TISSUE ENGINEERING

- Interview with Robert Langer, Ph.D., Institute Professor, Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, MIT

+

7/20/2006

Alan J. Russell, Ph.D.

- director of the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, talks with GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling about tissue engineering.

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Regional Development

+

4/2/2010

BIOTECHNOLOGY IN SPAIN

- Interview with José María Fernández Sousa-Faro, Ph.D., President of the Spanish Association of Bioenterprises (ASEBIO), and Chairman of the Zeltia Group

+

11/19/2009

(BIO) BANKING IN LUXEMBOURG

- Interview with Robert Hewitt, Ph.D., CEO, Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg, and European Editor, Biopreservation and Biobanking (published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.)

+

5/7/2009

CHINA'S CHANGING PHARMACEUTICAL LANDSCAPE

- Interview with Michael Keech, Director, Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Advisory Services Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers

+

4/16/2009

BIOTECHNOLOGY IN GEORGIA

- Interview with Charles Craig, President of Georgia Bio; Stephen Hill, President, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; and Russell Medford, M.D., Ph.D., President and CEO, Atherogenics, Inc.

+

9/18/2008

MAKING NEW YORK CITY A BIO-MECCA

- Lenzie Harcum, Vice President of Business Development in Biosciences at the New York City Economic Development Corporation, and Bill Fair, Managing Director at Alexandria Real Estate Equities

+

8/7/2008

CLINICAL TRIAL ETHICS IN THE DEVELOPING WORLD

- Jonathan Kimmelman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Biomedical Ethics Unit/Social Studies of Medicine Department, McGill University

+

5/1/2008

TRENDS IN THE GLOBALIZATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY

- Exclusive GEN Panel Discussion with Four Co-Chairs of the Upcoming Biotechnology Industry Organization's (BIO) Annual International Convention

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Regulatory

+

5/8/2008

INTERACTING WITH THE FDA-ISSUES AND STRATEGIES

- Interview with Bruce Mackler, Ph.D., J.D., senior advisor on FDA matters and due diligence concerns to financial groups and investment companies

+
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RNA

+

3/12/2009

miRNA BIOMARKERS FOR DRUG-INDUCED LIVER INJURY

- Interview with David Galas, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Institute for Systems Biology

+

12/24/2008

X FILES OF BIOLOGY - LARGE-SCALE GENE SILENCING MYSTERY SOLVED

- Interview with Craig Pikaard, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Washington University in St. Louis

+

9/11/2008

SINGLE miRNA MOLECULE CONTROLS BLOOD VESSEL DEVELOPMENT

- Interview with Jason Fish, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in the Laboratory of Deepak Srivastava at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

+

7/31/2008

ANTIBIOTICS ENHANCE RNAI CAPABILITIES

- Interview with Peng Jin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine

+

4/17/2008

miRNAs AND CANCER

- Interview with George Calin, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

+

3/22/2007

RNAi TECHNOLOGY

- GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling interviews Richard Jorgensen, Ph.D., from the University of Arizona

+
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RNAi

+

7/31/2008

ANTIBIOTICS ENHANCE RNAI CAPABILITIES

- Interview with Peng Jin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine

+

3/22/2007

RNAi TECHNOLOGY

- GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling interviews Richard Jorgensen, Ph.D., from the University of Arizona

+
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Sample Preparation

+

2/7/2008

CHEMICAL BUFFER BREAKTHROUGH

- Interview with Yi Lu, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, and Nathan Sieracki, Graduate Student, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

+
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Sequencing

+

6/28/2011

A New Tool for Personal Genomics

Gholson Lyon, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Principal Investigator, Center for Applied Genomics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

+

6/22/2006

Richard A. Gibbs, Ph.D.

- from the Baylor College of Medicine, talks with GEN's Editor-in-Chief John Sterling about frontiers in DNA sequencing.

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Stem Cells

+

4/16/2010

STEM CELL THERAPY HALTS ACUTE LUNG DAMAGE IN MICE

- Interview with Rick A. Wetsel, Ph.D., Director of the Laboratory for Developmental Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

+

9/3/2009

GENE TARGETING IN HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Dirk Hockemeyer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

+

2/5/2009

STEM CELL THERAPIES ON THE RISE

- Linda Powers, Cofounder and Managing Director of Toucan Capital, is interviewed by GEN's Editor in Chief, John Sterling

+

7/3/2008

NEW INITIATIVE FOR MAPPING ALL CELL TYPES DERIVED FROM HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Michael West, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, BioTime, Inc.

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1/24/2008

RESEARCHERS CREATE BEATING HEART IN THE LABORATORY

- Interview with Doris Taylor, Ph.D., Director of the University of Minnesota Center for Cardiovascular Repair and Medtronic Bakken Professor of Medicine and Physiology

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Substance Abuse

+

10/23/2008

PROMISING NEW TREATMENT FOR ALCOHOLISM

- Interview with Selena Bartlett, Ph.D., Director, Preclinical Development Group, Gallo Research Center, University of California-San Francisco

+
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Synthetic Biology

+

1/21/2011

Presidential Commission’s Report on Synthetic Biology

Drew Endy is an assistant professor of bioengineering at Stanford University. He earned a BS and MS in civil and environmental engineering, respectively, from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. in biochemical engineering from Dartmouth College.

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Systems Biology

+

7/23/2009

A SYSTEMS BIOLOGY VIEW OF CANCER

- Interview with Reinhard Laubenbacher, Ph.D., Professor, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Professor, Department of Mathematics, Virginia Tech, and Adjunct Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University

+

3/12/2009

miRNA BIOMARKERS FOR DRUG-INDUCED LIVER INJURY

- Interview with David Galas, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Institute for Systems Biology

+
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Therapeutics

+

Translational Medicine

+

12/24/2008

X FILES OF BIOLOGY - LARGE-SCALE GENE SILENCING MYSTERY SOLVED

- Interview with Craig Pikaard, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Washington University in St. Louis

+
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Vaccines

+

3/26/2009

IMPROVING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE TB VACCINE

- Interview with Robert Hunter Jr., M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston

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Virology

+

2/22/2011

Nonsuppressive Drug Therapy for HIV

Mark G. Fromhold, Ph.D., Vice President, Manufacturing & Business Development, Koronis Pharmaceuticals

+

11/17/2010

New Finding on Immune System Control of HIV Infections

Robin Hardwicke, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.

+

3/5/2009

HUMAN ANTIBODIES MAKE DARWINIAN LEAPS TO ATTACK MICROBIAL INFECTIONS

- Interview with Ashok Bhagwat, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University

+

2/14/2008

NEW CELLULAR RECEPTOR FOR HIV

- Interview with Anthony Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health, and Chief of NIAID’s Laboratory of Immunoregulation.

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Zinc Finger Nucleases

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9/3/2009

GENE TARGETING IN HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS

- Interview with Dirk Hockemeyer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

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Drug Price Hikes

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