Melissa Bovis researches how light-activated nanoparticles can be used for therapeutic interventions, from treating heart disease and a variety of cancers to preventing hospital-acquired infections. Find out more about the innovative applications of light-therapy and nanotechnology.
Speaker: Melissa Bovis, surgery and interventional science research associate, University College London.
This talk was facilitated by Michael Regnier, Science Writer/Editor, Wellcome Trust.
This packed lunch event was recorded live on Wednesday 4 November 2015 at Wellcome Collection.
(Image credit: Annie Cavanagh/Wellcome Images)