“I would like to cure cancer.”
Dr. Yusuke Nakamura doesn’t mince words. The former Secretary General of the Office of Medical Innovation in Japan is known internationally for his contributions to modern genomics. He’s authored over 1,200 research papers. He’s now accepted UChicago’s offer to come work at the Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery and is determined to jump right into his lofty task. You can read more about Dr. Nakamura here.