Richard DiMarchi, the Linda & Jack Gill Chair in biomolecular sciences and professor of chemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences at IU Bloomington, is at the forefront of developing new life-altering medicines for treatment of diabetes. A former group vice president at Eli Lilly and Co., DiMarchi is widely known for his discovery and development of rDNA-derived Humalog® (LisPro-human insulin).
DiMarchi will share some of his newest research in the 2011 Distinguished Faculty Research Lecture. The lecture takes place in the Grand Hall of the Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13. The public is welcome.