• The Biology and Therapeutic Promise of Small RNAs 

      Sharp, Phillip A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-02)
      The discovery of the multiple roles of small RNAs in regulation of gene expression is a revolutionary advance in biology. MicroRNAs probably interact with mRNAs from half of all human genes. Overexpression of some microRNAs ...
    • Biomaterials to Program Cells in situ 

      Mooney, David J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-09-13)
      There are hundreds of clinical trials of cell therapy currently underway, but simple cell infusions lead to large-scale cell death, little control over cell fate, and a typically poor clinical outcome. We propose ...
    • Biomedicine and Materials Science 

      Whitesides, George M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-11-06)
      George M. Whitesides joined the Department of Chemistry of Harvard University in 1982, and was Department Chairman 1986-89, and Mallinckrodt Professor of Chemistry from 1982-2004. He is now the Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers ...
    • Controlling Stem Cells 

      McKay, Ronald D.G. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-21)
    • Harnessing New Technologies to Improve Health 

      Sykes, Richard Brook (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-10-16)
      The Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience’s annual Petit Distinguished Lecture features Sir Richard Sykes, rector of the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine.
    • Investigation of Human Diseases at the Intersections of Engineering, Natural Sciences and Medicine 

      Suresh, Subra (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-20)
      Major advances in various branches of engineering and natural sciences, together with transformational developments in information technology, computational modeling and simulation, genetics, genomics, and nanotechnology, ...
    • Sustaining Growth in Medical Technology 

      Collins, Arthur D., Jr. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002-11-14)