Archive for the ‘Genetics and Genomic Medicine’ Category

Interview with Dr. Charis Eng

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Dr. Charis Eng is Chair and Founding Director of the Genomic Medicine Institute at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Genetics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Eng’s research interests may be broadly characterized as clinical cancer genetics translational research. Her work on RET ...

Interview with Nobel Laureate Dr. Andrew Fire

Sunday, August 10th, 2008

Dr. Andrew Fire is the co-discoverer of RNA interference. He is the 2006 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, and Professor, Departments of Pathology and Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Fire’s lab studies the mechanisms by which cells and organisms respond to genetic change. The genetic landscape faced by a ...