Leading the Charge in Research

UC San Diego alumnus and Nobel Prize recipient Bruce Beutler returned to campus this past weekend to receive the Distinguished Alumni Award and to present a lecture on “The New Forward Genetics.”  Chancellor Khosla commended Beutler for his work and his shared vision with UC San Diego to push the boundaries of knowledge and make discoveries that improve human life and our planet.  The Chancellor also thanked Beutler for sharing his experience and wisdom with our campus members, and for inspiring our next-generation leaders and innovators.