Interview with Professor Hartmut Michel by freelance journalist Marika Griehsel at the 53rd meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, 30 June-4 July 2003.
Professor Michel talks about his work on membrane proteins; developing new drugs (4:36); complications with tailor-made drugs (7:46); the problem of finding students for the team (12:40); the role of basic research (14:46); and the unforgettable moment of the discovery (16:58).
Their work and discoveries range from cancer therapy and laser physics to developing proteins that can solve humankind’s chemical problems. The work of the 2018 Nobel Laureates also included combating war crimes, as well as integrating innovation and climate with economic growth. Find out more.