Susan Lindquist featured at AAAS Annual Meeting

On February 16, Whitehead Member Susan Lindquist was featured as a plenary speaker at the  American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting.  Plenary lectures are an opportunity to hear world-renowned speakers who have a passion for science and technology.  Susan Lindquist is a pioneer in understanding protein folding, showing that these changes can have profound and unexpected influences in human disease, evolution, and nanotechnology.

Watch her presentation: “From Yeast Cells to Patient Neurons: A Powerful Discovery Platform for Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Diseases.”

Or, read a summary of her talk here.