Wendell Lim is a Professor in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Director of the Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology at the University of California, San Francisco. He is also a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator. George Cachianes has been teaching biotechnology at Abraham Lincoln High School in San Francisco for over 15 years. As a former researcher at Genentech, Cachianes brings first hand experience of biotechnology to the classroom. The students were enrolled in Mr. Cachianes biotechnology class and were members of the 2012 UCSF iGEM competition team.
Talks with this Speaker
Wendell Lim explains how cell signaling networks are built using simple modules. By rearranging these modules, Lim’s lab has generated novel cell behavior. (Talk recorded in August 2015)
In this video on the UCSF iGEM program, UCSF professor Wendell Lim and Lincoln High School biotechnology teacher George Cachianes describe how they started the program. (Talk recorded in July 2012)
- Educators of H. School / Intro Undergrad
- Educators of Adv. Undergrad / Grad