Top 10 Quotes by Siddhartha Mukherjee

Siddhartha Mukherjee

Could your medicine be a cell, not a pill? Could your medicine be an organ that's created outside the body? Could your medicine be an environment?

Siddhartha Mukherjee
What we do in the laboratory is we try to design drugs that will not just eradicate cancer cells but will eradicate their homes.
Siddhartha Mukherjee

The point is you have to break the ice with viewer.

Siddhartha Mukherjee
There is a duality in recognising what an incredible disease it is - in terms of its origin, that it emerges out of a normal cell. It's a reminder of what a wonderful thing a normal cell is. In a very cold, scientific sense, I think a cancer cell is a kind of biological marvel.
Siddhartha Mukherjee

Cancer has enormous diversity and behaves differently: it's highly mutable, the evolutionary principles are very complicated and often its capacity to be constantly mystifying comes as a big challenge.

Siddhartha Mukherjee
Most discoveries even today are a combination of serendipity and of searching.
Siddhartha Mukherjee

Good physicians are rarely dispassionate. They agonize and self-doubt over patients. Siddhartha Mukherje

Siddhartha Mukherjee
Most days, I go home and I feel rejuvenated. I feel ebullient.
Siddhartha Mukherjee

I think the cardinal rule of learning to write is learning to read first. I learned to write by learning to read.

Siddhartha Mukherjee
History repeats, but science reverberates.