Nobel Laureate Elizabeth Blackburn pioneered the study of telomeres, the specialized ends of chromosomes that erode with each cell division, and of telomerase,the enzyme that repairs the eroded telomeres.These findings have profound implications for the study of human
aging, cancer and disease.In 2009, she received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.She has been President of the American Association for Cancer
Research and is the Morris Herzstein Professor of Biology and Physiology, UCSF.
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