Lecture Videos

The following lectures are available to view online.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - read abstract - watch video

Christine Petit, MD, PhD

Understanding Hearing Mechanisms in Light of Genetic Disorders of this Sensory System: From Sound Detection to Auditory Perception

Christine Petit, MD, PhD

College de France & Institut Pasteur

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - read abstract - watch video

Eva Nogales, PhD

Visualization of Macromolecular Complexity and Function using Cry-Electron Microscopy

Eva Nogales, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, Berkeley

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - read abstract - watch video

Jeremy Nathans, MD, PhD

X-Chromosome Inactivation, Color Vision, and the Female Advantage

Jeremy Nathans, MD, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - read abstract - watch video

Ana Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD

Selective Autophagy: The Ultimate Recycling for a Long and Healthy Life

Ana Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - read abstract - watch video

George Church, PhD

Engineering Genomes, Organs & Ecosystems

George Church, PhD

Harvard Medical School

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Hans Clevers, MD, PhD

Lgr5 Stem Cells in Self-Renewal and Cancer

Hans Clevers, MD, PhD

Hubrecht Institute

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Karl Deisseroth, MD, PhD

Optical Tools for Investigation of Intact Biological Systems

Karl Deisseroth, MD, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Eric Betzig, PhD

Imaging Life at High Spatiotemporal Resolution

Eric Betzig, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Jennifer Doudna, PhD

The Biology of CRISPRs: From Genome Defense to Genomic Engineering

Jennifer Doudna, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, Berkeley

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Helen Hobbs, MD

Genetic Disorders of Dietary Excess: Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Helen Hobbs, MD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Angelika Amon, PhD

Consequences of Aneuploidy

Angelika Amon, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - read abstract - watch video

Jonathan Weissman, PhD

From the Cradle to the Grave: My Life in Science Watching Proteins Being Made, Folded and Degraded

Jonathan Weissman, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, San Francisco

Thursday, November 20, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Charles Zuker, PhD

Receptors, Neurons, and Circuits: The Biology of Mammalian Taste

Charles Zuker, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Xiaowei Zhuang, PhD

Illuminating Biology at the Nanoscale with Single-Molecule and Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy

Xiaowei Zhuang, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard University

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Ruslan M Medzhitov, PhD

Host Defense Strategies

Ruslan M Medzhitov, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Michael Rosbash, PhD

Biological Time Travels: A Circadian Rhythm Story

Michael Rosbash, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Brandeis University

Thursday, March 20, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Huda Y Zoghbi, MD

A Neural Tipping Point: MeCP2 and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Huda Y Zoghbi, MD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine

Thursday, February 20, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Ronald D Vale, PhD

The Marvels of Molecular Motors

Ronald D Vale, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, San Francisco

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - read abstract - watch video

Catherine Dulac, PhD

Molecular and Neural Sensing of Social Cues

Catherine Dulac, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard University

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Edith Heard, PhD

X-Chromosome Inactivation: Remembering Silence and Knowing When to Forget

Edith Heard, PhD

Curie Institute

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Clifford J Tabin, PhD

The Development and Evolution of Vertebrate Morphology

Clifford J Tabin, PhD

Harvard Medical School

Thursday, May 16, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Pascale Cossart, PhD

The Bacterial Pathogen Listeria monocytogenes: A Multi-Faceted Model and a Reference

Pascale Cossart, PhD

Institut Pasteur

Thursday, April 18, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Stephen O’Rahilly, MD

Human Obesity and Insulin Resistance:
Lessons from Extreme Phenotypes

Stephen O’Rahilly, MD

University of Cambridge

Thursday, March 21, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Arthur L Horwich, MD

Chaperonin-assisted protein folding:
“Nature leaves nothing to chance”

Arthur L Horwich, MD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine

Thursday, February 21, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Laurie H Glimcher, MD

Close to the Bone:
Novel Genes that Remodel the Skeleton

Laurie H Glimcher, MD

Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Thursday, January 17, 2013 - read abstract - watch video

Charles L Sawyers, MD

Overcoming Resistance to Cancer Drug Therapy

Charles L Sawyers, MD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Thursday, November 15, 2012 - read abstract - watch video

Joshua Sanes, PhD

Wiring Up the Retina

Joshua Sanes, PhD

Harvard University

Thursday, October 18, 2012 - read abstract - watch video

Eric F Wieschaus, PhD

Cell Shape During Drosophila Gastrulation:
Science at the Interface of Biology, Biophysics and Aesthetics

Eric F Wieschaus, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Princeton University

Thursday, April 29, 2010 - read abstract - watch video

Robert H Singer, PhD

Following Single mRNA Molecules from Cradle to Grave

Robert H Singer, PhD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University