June 28 Jun 28
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Tuesday Tue

Pathology Grand Rounds

Presenting Guest Lecturer: Andrew Fire, PhD, Stanford University: "Opportunistic RNAs and Acquisitive Genomes"

"Opportunistic RNAs and Acquisitive Genomes"

The Pathology Grand Rounds is open to those affiliated with Stanford University Medical Center and invited guests only. The objective is to increase knowledge in the field of Pathology. There is no commercial support received for this course unless otherwise specified.

Per COVID restrictions Grand Rounds are now available via ZOOM until further notice. Please contact Roomana Patel at roomana@stanford.edu or 650-725-9352 for ZOOM login information.

This lecture is hosted by Stanford Pathology Faculty

About the Speaker

Andrew Fire, PhD

Professor of Pathology and Genetics
George D. Smith Professor in Molecular and Genetic Medicine

Andrew Zachary Fire (born April 27, 1959) is an American biologist and professor of pathology and of genetics at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He was awarded the 2006 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, along with Craig C. Mello, for the discovery of RNA interference (RNAi). This research was conducted at the Carnegie Institution of Washington and published in 1998.