Lab-on-a-Chip to Help Detect Cancer
News Oct 26, 2016
Gustavo Stolovitsky is Program Director of Translational Systems Biology and Nanobiotechnology at IBM Research. In this podcast, he tells us about his career and some of the innovative technologies he is helping to develop, including a Lab-on-a-Chip device to detect cancer.
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