Susan Lindquist featured on BBC Future

Whitehead Member Susan Lindquist was recently interviewed for BBC Future’s ongoing feature,  “World-Changing Ideas”. In the video, Lindquist discusses the convergence of modern technologies that is helping researchers develop treatments for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. These diseases are caused by fundamental defects in protein folding, a field in which Lindquist is a pioneer.

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