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Big Ideas: Bioorthogonal Chemistry with Carolyn Bertozzi

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Big Ideas: Bioorthogonal Chemistry with Carolyn Bertozzi

Thursday, December 7, 2023
3pm to 4:20pm PT

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CEMEX Auditorium, 655 Knight Way, Stanford, CA 94305

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Restricted to: Stanford Community

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Carolyn Bertozzi, a 1999 MacArthur Fellow and a recipient of the 2022 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, talks with Ran Abramitzky, professor of economics, about her work that spans the disciplines of chemistry and biology with an emphasis on studies of cell surface sugars important to human health and disease. Get a glimpse into Bertozzi’s personal and professional path, how her ideas made a difference in the world, and what advice she has for students and for researchers.

This event is part of the Big Ideas series hosted by Abramitzky featuring conversations with Stanford’s Nobel Laureates and MacArthur “Genius” Fellows.

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