Gregory Petsko:
De komende neurologische epidemie

TED2008 · 3:47 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Biochemicus Gregory Petsko beargumenteert op overtuigende wijze dat we in de komende 50 jaar door een vergrijzende bevolking een epidemie van neurologische ziektes zoals Alzheimer mogen verwachten. Zijn voorstel: meer onderzoek doen naar hersenen en hersenfuncties.

Gregory Petsko is a biochemist who studies the proteins of the body and their biochemical function. Working with Dagmar Ringe, he's doing pioneering work in the way we look at proteins and what they do. Full bio
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