Above: Dr. Joe Derisi, Boy Genius
Doogie Howser, actor
L: Dr. Anthony DeFranco, course director for I3 (fall 2007)
R: Woody Allen, actor
Some Hollywood celebrities bear a striking resemblance to the academic superstars at UCSF.
This morning we had an awesome lecture on DNA microarrays from Dr. Joe Derisi, a 2004 recipient of the MacArthur grant. His other claim to fame is that he is the spitting image of Doogie Howser, boy genius!