Derek Lowe, an Arkansan by birth, got his BA from Hendrix College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Duke before spending time in Germany on a Humboldt Fellowship on his post-doc. He's worked for several major pharmaceutical companies since 1989 on drug discovery projects against schizophrenia, Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis and other diseases.
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I'm going to be on a short segment of Marketplace on public radio tonight, talking about cancer therapy. So if your holidays aren't complete without hearing me vent my opinions - and my wife, among others, tells me that hers aren't! - then tune in.