Multimedia Feature: Uncovering nature’s riches

Kava plants

Image: Courtesy of Randy Travis

April 10, 2018

Tags: Weng Lab Evolution + DevelopmentPlant BiologyGenetics + Genomics

Click here to experience a multimedia story exploring Whitehead Member Jing-Ke Weng’s work. Use the arrows on the bottom of the window to navigate through the piece.

Weng’s laboratory is combining the ancient wisdom of traditional plant-based global medicine with genomics, analytical chemistry, and synthetic biology in order to advance our understanding of plant metabolic evolution and impact a new era of natural products-based therapeutics.

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