Chilton Lectures Archives
|2016||April 20||Carol Greider, Ph.D.
Daniel Nathans Professor and Director, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University
|Telomeres and disease: The maintenance of the telomere length equilibrium|
|2015||April 15||Takao Kondo, Ph.D.
Designated Professor, Group of Biochronometry, and Division of Biological Science at Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
|Measuring Time of Day in Cyanobacteria by Circadian Clock Protein KaiC|
|2014||April 16||Xiaoliang Sunney Xie, Ph.D.
Mallinckrodt Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
|Life at the Single Molecule Level: Single Cell Genomics|
|2013||April 24||Andrew G. Myers, Ph.D.
Amory Houghton Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
|Bringing the Full Power of Chemical Synthesis to Bear on the Discovery of New Antibiotics|
|2012||April 25||Lewis Cantley, Ph.D.
Director, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Cancer Center
Chief, Division of Signal Transduction, Harvard Medical School
|P13K and Cancer Cell Metabolism|
|2011||April 13||David Eisenberg, D.Phil.
Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Director, DOE Institute For Genomics & Proteomics
University of California, Los Angeles
|The Amyloid State of Proteins|
|2010||March 24||Peter Walter, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
|The Unfolded Protein Response in Health and Disease|
|2009||May 13||Joanne Chory, Ph.D.
Professor & Director, Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory
|Dissection of Growth Control Networks in Plants|
|2008||April 9||Randy Schekman, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator, UC Berkeley
|Transport Vesicle Biogenesis: Mechanism and Disease Connections|
|2007||April 4||Krzysztof Palczewski, Ph.D.
John H. Ford Professor and Chair
Case Western Reserve University
School of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
|Vertebrate Rhondopsin Sees the Light: Structure and Mechanism of G Protein-coupled Receptor Signaling|
|2006||May 10||Harry F. Noeller, Ph.D.
Robert Louis Sinsheimer Professor of Biology
Director, Center for Molecular Biology
|Studies on Structure, Function, and Dynamics of the Ribosome|
|2005||March 30||Peter Agre, M.D.
Professor of Biological Chemistry, Hopkins University School of Medicine
|Aquaporin Water Channels: From Atomic Structure to Clinical Medicine|
|2004||March 31||K.C. Nicolaou, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute and Professor of Chemistry, University of California, San Diego
|The Chemistry and Biology of Nature's Most Intriguing Molecules|
|2003||April 2||Grahame Hardie, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Life Sciences, Dundee University, Scotland UK
|AMP-activated Protein Kinase: A sensor of cellular energy status and a key drug target in obesity and diabetes|
|2002||April 17||John E. Walker, Ph.D., FRS
Director, Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Medical Research Council, Cambridge
|Rotary Mechanism of ATP Synthase|
|2001||May 16||Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, Yale Medical School, Connecticut
|Mechanisms of mRNA Export and Stability|
|2000||May 3||Jack E. Dixon, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair Biological Chemistry Department, University of Michigan
|Phosphoryl Transfer: A key element of signal transduction|
|1999||March 10||Daniel E. Koshland, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular & Biochemistry, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
|The Role of Protein Conformational Changes in Catalysis and Evolution|
|1998||March 11||Jeff Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Genetics, Investigator, HHMI, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
|Leptin and the Control of Body Weight|
|1997||March 26||Philip Cohen, FRS, FRSE
Royal Society Research Professor of Biochemistry, University of Dundee, Medical Sciences Institute, England
|Specific Protein Kinase Inhibitors Usher in a New Area of Signal Transduction Research|
|1996||May 8||Stephen M. Prescott, M.D.
Director, Program in Human Molecular Biology & Genetics, University of Utah, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics
|Cellular and Molecular Events in Early Inflammation|
|1994||March 8||M. Daniel Lane, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Department of Biological Chemistry
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
|Control of Gene Transcription during Adipocyte Differentiation|
|1993||April 13||John M. Glomset, M.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Laboratory, University of Washington; Professor, Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry, University of Washington School of Medicine
|A New Pathway of Phospholipid biosynthesis in Animal Cells|
|1992||April 21||Gottfried Schatz, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Biocenter, University of Basel, Switzerland
|Import of Proteins from the Cytoplasm into Mitochondria|
|1991||March 7||Bengt Borgstrom, M.D.
Professor, Department of Medical & Physiological Chemistry, University of Lund, Sweden
|Fat Digestion and Absorption: Past, Present and Future|
|1990||June 8||Hans Kornberg, D.Sc., Sc.D., Ph.D. Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK||How Carbohydrates Cross the Lipid Membrane in Bacteria: What is true of E. coli may be Relevant for E. lephants|
|1989||April 24||Michael J. Berridge, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Zoology, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK
|Inositol Lipids and Calcium Signaling|
|1987||May 5||Yasutomi Nishizuka, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman, Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
|The Role of Phospholipids and Protein Kinase in Cell-to-Cell Communication|
|1986||April 22||Bengt Samuelsson, D.Sc., Ph.D.
Nobel Laureate, Professor of Chemistry, President of Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
|Leukotrienes and Lipoxins: Novel Mediators of Inflammation|
|1985||March 5||Salih J. Wakil, Ph.D.
L.T. Bolin Professor and Chairman, Verna and Marrs McLean Department of Biochemistry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
|The Fatty Acid Synthesis: Structure-Function Relationship|