Join us on April 17th at 7pm for our first lecture of the season on Harvard’s Campus
Location: Pfizer Lecture Hall in Mallinckrodt Chemistry Lab, 12 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA 02138
Sudden Death: A Tale of Cell Suicide
Presented by Marshall ThomasIn this seminar, Harvard graduate student Marshall Thomas will delve into the amazing natural phenomenon of apoptosis – programmed cell death. Though it sounds scary, apoptosis is critical for keeping us healthy by removing old and damaged cells and staving off cancer. Surprisingly, studying apoptosis can also tell us something about how life works. Marshall will wrap up by sharing some of his own research on programmed cell death.