Studying these cells could lead to new treatments for diseases ranging from gastrointestinal disease to diabetes.
Harvard Professor Daniel Jonah Goldhagen will discuss his acclaimed book Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust following the annual Holocaust Memorial Service at the MIT Chapel this afternoon (April 14).
Professor Goldhagen, whose book has been translated into many languages, will speak at about 5pm. The service, in the Chapel's main dining room, starts at 4:45pm. Admission to the talk is free and the public is invited.
Professor Goldhagen's talk is sponsored by the MIT Hillel Foundation and the Office of the Dean of Students and Undergraduate Education (ODSUE).
A version of this article appeared in the April 14, 1999 issue of MIT Tech Talk (Volume 43, Number 26).