Antonio Zorzano talks about autophagy on RAC-1


The scientist who discovered autophagy has received the 2016 Nobel Prize in Medicine. Antonio Zorzano, who says in reference to the award “it has been a very pleasant surprise”, studies this cell recycling process and explains how it works in an interview on RAC-1.

Dr. Zorzano’s group at IRB Barcelona is devoted to the implications of autophagy in diabetes type 2 and obesity. "We know that the repercussions of autophagy are enormous for are species."