Lewis Cantley

Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School.

Lewis Cantley is a cell biologist and a professor in the Departments of Systems Biology and Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Among his research contributions are the discovery and study of the enzyme PI-3-kinase, now known to be important to understanding cancer and diabetes mellitus. He is also the Director of Cancer Research at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Lewis Cantley's Contributions