Hilldale Lecture in the Physical Sciences: Professor John Sutherland
Origins of the RNA-Protein World - Lost in Translation?
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
The Hilldale Lecture Series showcases distinguished thinkers whose contributions to contemporary culture and science that have received international recognition and acclaim. Prof. John Sutherland, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK, will discuss how the RNA-protein double in biology raises origins questions that can be address by prebiotic chemistry and explore the extent to which chemistry shaped the process of translation according to the genetic code. Reception afterward.