Studying these cells could lead to new treatments for diseases ranging from gastrointestinal disease to diabetes.
Flutist Beth Anderson, a senior staff assistant in the Office of Career Services and Preprofessional Advising, will perform the Boston premiere of Allen Shawn's Lyric Pieces for flute and piano. Ms. Anderson will be joined by Dorothy Kalson (piano), Carol Epple (flute) and Bina Breitner (viola) for the concert on Sunday, May 31 at 8pm in Killian Hall. The program also includes Idle Conversation for two flutes by Gregory Tucker, facilities manager at the Media Laboratory; and works by Martinu, Riegger, J.S. Bach and Duruflï¿½ï¿½ï¿½.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on May 20, 1998.