Herbal Medicines Decoded: How Medicinal Plants Soothe and Cure

TUE, SEP 10, 2019 (36:48)

Professor Jing-Ke Weng’s lab at MIT and the Whitehead Institute focuses on the distinctive chemistry and genetics of medicinal plants. Dr. Weng explains the process, the discoveries, and the challenge of simulating plant chemistry for large-scale medical purposes.

+ BIO: Jing-Ke Weng, Ph.D

Jing-Ke Weng, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Biology at MIT and a Member of the Whitehead Institute. His innovative research is drawing a lot of attention and he has received numerous awards.

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