What was life like for Lasker Laureates while they were doing their Award-winning work?
Listen in as Award Winners share their personal stories. You will hear about starting off in research during a World War, learn how Laureates navigated family and career, and find out how their discoveries, now heralded as groundbreaking, were met by their peers. Whether you’re a history buff, a science enthusiast, or a history of science nerd, this podcast from the archives of the Lasker Foundation is for you.
How to discover dendritic cells
An interview with Ralph Steinman
Lasker Laureate Ralph Steinman tells us how he discovered dendritic cells, a critical component of the immune system; describes what it felt like to win the Lasker Award; and eloquently explains how dendritic cells do their job to keep us healthy.