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Caltech Associates Luncheon

Tuesday, September 6, 2016
11:00am to 1:00pm
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From Ancient Microbiology to Modern Medicine

11:00 a.m. Reception
11:45 a.m. Luncheon and program

Infectious diseases touch the lives of millions of people on the planet. Caltech Professor of Biology and Geobiology Dianne Newman is taking a unique approach by studying the past to create modern solutions. Join us for this fascinating luncheon to learn how understanding ancient microbes can provide new ways to treat chronic infections, such as cystic fibrosis, and hear about the successful partnership with Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

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For inquiries, please contact Ruby Rico with the Caltech Associates office at [email protected] or (626) 395-6392.

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This event is open to members of the Caltech Associates. For more information and to learn how to join, please visit our website or contact the Associates office at (626) 395-3919

With a proud history of support dating back to 1926, the Caltech Associates are a vibrant organization of more than 2,000 members who are investors in discovery. Membership helps advance Caltech's most ambitious projects, including new treatments for disease, insights into nature, and technologies that could change the way people live their lives.

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