Air date: Thursday, March 11, 2010, 3:00:00 PM
Time displayed is Eastern Time, Washington DC Local
Category: Wednesday Afternoon Lectures
Description: Dr. Capecchi began his research at the University of Utah in 1973. Thirty-four years later, on December 10, 2007, Dr. Capecchi received the highest honor in his field, the Nobel Prize, for his work in molecular biology. His pioneering work in gene targeting of mouse embryo-derived stem cells has set a new standard for research worldwide.
The NIH Director’s Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series includes weekly scientific talks by some of the top researchers in the biomedical sciences worldwide.
Author: Dr. Mario Capecchi
Permanent link: http://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?15706