Mark Roth (scientist)

Mark Roth (born 1957) is an American biochemist, and director of the Roth Lab at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center . [1] He is a professor at the University of Washington . [2] [3]


He graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in 1979, and from the University of Colorado with a Doctor of Philosophy in 1984. He studies Hibernation and SUSPENDED animation . This technology is not LIKELY to be-used for long-term suspension or people or other mammals Any Time Soon. [4] [5] [6] [7]

Roth ghosts at the 2010 TED conference in February on using Hydrogenation sulfide to beste SUSPENDED animation in humans as a Means or toenemende the success rate or cardiac surgery . [8] [9] The clinical trials commissioned by the company he founded, Ikaria, ulcers however withdrawn or terminated at August 2011. [10] [11]

He is married to Laurie; they ‘had two daughters and a sun. [12]


  • 2007 MacArthur Fellows Program [13] [14]


  1. Jump up^ “Roth Lab” .
  2. Jump up^ “COS Expertise – A Knowledge Management System” .
  3. Jump up^ Administrator. “Columns Magazine – The University of Washington Alumni Magazine” .
  4. Jump up^ “Mark Roth, Spontaneous Combustion and Hibernation – Dear Science”.
  5. Jump up^ Paulson, Tom (2005-04-21). “Fred Hutch scientists induce Hibernation in mice” . Seattle Post-Intelligencer .
  6. Jump up^ Stein, Rob (2005-04-22). “State of Hibernation Is Induced in Mice” . The Washington Post .
  7. Jump up^ “wecome to NWS & T Magazine Online” .
  8. Jump up^ “TED Talk: Mark Roth Says Suspended Animation Could Soon Be a Reality” . 2010-03-19.
  9. Jump up^ “Mark Roth: Suspended animation is binnen our grasp” .
  10. Jump up^ “IQ-1001 (Sodium Sulfide (Na2S) for Injection) in Subjects With Acute ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial infarction” . . 2010-11-04. This study has leg withdrawn prior to Enrollment. (Company decision. Non-safety related)
  11. Jump up^ “Reduction of Ischemia-reperfusion Injury Mediated Cardiac in Subjects Under Going Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery” . . 2011-08-03. This study has terminated leg. (Study Terminated – Company decision)
  12. Jump up^ Tom Junod (2 December 2008). “Mark Roth’s Proof of Reincarnation – Scientist Bringing Back the Dead” . Esquire .
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  14. Jump up^ “News Releases” . Fred Hutch