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This edition: Will We Find a Cure for Cancer and Alzheimer's Anytime Soon?

Episode Details

Original tape date: January 6, 2016.

First aired: January 11, 2016.

Science is on the march in the heart of New York City. With five Nobel Laureates on its faculty, Rockefeller University scientists are working to unlock the mysteries of dreaded diseases such as cancer and Alzheimer’s. Rockefeller’s President, Dr. Marc Tessier-Lavigne, tells Jim Zirin of some of Rockefeller’s breakthrough discoveries, and updates the prospects for further advances in the service of humanity.

Guest List

Marc Tessier-Lavigne President, The Rockefeller University