Participants: Lenny GUARENTE, PH.D.: Novartis professor of biology at M.I.T. and author of â€œAgeless Quest: One Scientistâ€™s Search for Genes That Prolong Youth.â€; Robert N. BUTLER, M.D.: Founding director of the National Institute on Aging, a founder of the Alzheimerâ€™s Disease Association and winner of a Pulitzer Prize in 1976 for â€œWhy Survive? Being Old in America.â€ He heads the International Longevity Center.; SARA DAVIDSON: Author, most recently, of â€œLeap! What Will We Do With the Rest of Our Lives?â€
For a much more in depth discussion with Dr. Guarente, I recommend Futures in Biotech 2: Dr. Leonard P. Guarente on Aging.
If you would like to hear top scientists in molecular biology explain their latest research, Futures in Biotech is a remarkable resource.