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Medicine in the Digital Age | RiceX on edX | About Video

Medicine in the Digital Age | RiceX on edX | About Video

By Bryan Wright 1 Comment December 3, 2019

PROFESSOR KRISTIN OSTHERR: Medicine is in the midst of a shift never before seen. Health care is about to go through its biggest shakeup in history. Technology and the reality of a connected global community are conspiring to redefine both health and disease. I’m Professor Kirstin Ostherr from Rice University. DR. BRYAN VARTABEDIAN: And I’m […]

Autophagy: Research Behind the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine | TokyoTechX on edX

Autophagy: Research Behind the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine | TokyoTechX on edX

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment August 10, 2019

[MUSIC PLAYING] ALEXANDER MAY: What is autophagy? And why does the Nobel Prize-winning discovery of autophagy matter? The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to Doctor Yoshinori Ohsumi from the Tokyo Institute of Technology for his research on autophagy. Professor Ohsumi uncovered the autophagy mechanism by carefully observing yeast cells under a […]

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