'This old English major’s heart is warmed by the news that the new synthetic cell carries a line from James Joyce, inscribed in its DNA: “To live, to err, to fall, to triumph, to recreate life out of life.” What would Joyce have thought if someone had told him that one day that the synthesized genome of a goat pathogen would carry his words?'
I think he would have thought it was only his just due.
"The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, having already accomplished the holy trifecta of critical acclaim, a high spot on the bestseller list, and a movie deal, saw yet another honor recently: A Law & Order episode."
"Fortunately, in this interview, both Gina Welch and I are perfectly at ease in our clothes and our own skins. I hope you'll enjoy seeing Welch discuss her odyssey as much as I did talking with her."
Sadly, everybody leaves their clothes on. But it's a great interview anyway!
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