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Pictured here, David Sabatini discusses his research with members of his lab. He is recognized as one of the most influential scientists in the world. He identified mTor, the key molecule in cellular pathway connecting nutrition, metabolism, and disease. Sabatini’s work understanding the mTor signaling pathway informs our understanding of diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and aging.