Biologist and bioethicist. United States/Australiaby Prospect Team / February 16, 2015 / Leave a comment
Blackburn, a Nobel Prize winner and professor at the University of California, co-discovered the enzyme that replenishes telomeres—stretches of DNA that prevent cells from premature ageing. Her work could have profound implications for fighting diseases, though this application is as yet unproven.
Elizabeth H. Blackburn—Interview
Nobel Prize interview with Blackburn.