Since 1999, the editors of Technology Review have honored the young innovators whose inventions and research we find most exciting; today that collection is the TR35, a list of technologists and scientists, all under the age of 35. Their work--spanning medicine, computing, communications, electronics, nanotechnology, and more--is changing our world.
2005 Innovator of the Year: Kevin Eggan
2005 Humanitarian of the Year: Saul Griffith
Silencing the genes that cause cancer
Discovering how genes are regulated
Delivering more medicine from microbes
Using cloning to study degenerative diseases
Discovering drugs that defy convention