Nido Qubein (l); Dr. Anthony Atala (r) (image credit: Business North Carolina)


Any conversation that arises about medical research, Dr. Anthony Atala’s name is likely to come up, as he’s considered a superstar within the medical research community.

He’s edited 25 books, published 800 journal articles, and received more than 250 patents. Scientific American named him one of the most influential people in global biotech. Time has cited his work twice among the Top 10 medical breakthroughs of the year.

The director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine recently joined High Point University President Nido Qubein in a Power List interview. Read about Atala’s work with regenerative medicine and more here.