Nobel Laureate, Scientific Pioneer

In his quest to answer fundamental scientific vital contributions to many areas of biology and genetics. "The important thing is to find interesting questions where you can actually make progress," says Szostak. "That's where I've been lucky - identifying a few of the right questions." Szostak's current research into the molecular origins of life suggests more exciting breakthroughs lie ahead.

About research at Mass General

Dr. Rick Bringhurst, Vice President of Research at Mass General, talks about the hospital's comprehensive research program.