This talk explores the fascinating world of crystals and their role in biology and medicine. Crystals have always been admired for their beauty and value, and many believe they have powerful, magic properties. They play critical roles in various biological processes, such as supporting bones, grinding food, protecting shells, and more. However, crystals can also lead to diseases like kidney stones, atherosclerosis, and gout. The speaker will explain the study of crystal formation, assembly, and their impact on health and disease.

  • Lia Addadi, Professor of Structural Biology, The Weizmann Institute of Science

In Collaboration with

Center for Smart Engineering Materials

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