Head of the Laboratory for Virology and Infectious Disease at the Rockefeller University
Charles M. Rice, PhD is the Head of the Laboratory for Virology and Infectious Disease at the Rockefeller University. As a faculty member at Washington University in St. Louis, he used genetic engineering to study regions of the Hepatitis C Virus genome regulating viral replication and generated a variant that produced liver pathology and circulating viruses akin to the disease in humans. Dr. Rice is a past President of the American Society for Virology, a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a Member of the U. S. National Academy of Sciences, and a recipient of the M. W. Beijernick, Dautrebande, Robert Koch, InBev Baillet-Latour prizes, and the Lasker-Debakey Clinical Medical Research Award. Dr. Rice won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his contributions to the discovery of the Hepatitis C Virus and shares the award with Harvey Alter, M.D., National Institutes of Health, USA, and Charles M. Rice, Ph.D., Rockefeller University, New York City.
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This highly anticipated panel discussion provides attendees an exclusive opportunity to hear firsthand from three outstanding leaders in the field. Drs. Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton, and Charles M. Rice, the 2020 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will join TLMdX LIVE for a question and answer session.