Yale professors and distinguished guests speak on the topic of chemistry.
Green Chemistry: Designing Tomorrow
Professor Paul Anastas, Director of the Yale Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, speaks about the future of Green Chemistry at “The Greening of Yale and Beyond” Symposium.
Metal Head: Probing the Potential Uses of Metals in Organisms
Ann Valentine, associate professor of chemistry at Yale, discusses how different metals interact with biological organisms, including humans.
Biochemistry of Traditional Chinese Medicine: A Potential New Drug for Polycystic Kidney Disease
Craig Crews, Associate Professor of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, of Chemistry, and of Physiology at Yale University discusses his recent research finding that triptolide, a component of a Traditional Chinese Medicine, may be the basis for a potent new drug to treat a lethal and debilitating genetic kidney disease.