Talks and presentations


On this page you will find recordings of The Guy Foundation talks as well as useful talks and presentations given at other scientific meetings.



The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2022: Roundtable meeting

Recap of series talks and reflections on realising the potential of quantum biology in medicine


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2022: Light-matter interactions and the therapeutic perspective

Dr Lise Hébert, Senior Vice-President, Research and Clinical Affairs, Klox Technologies Professor
Gregory Scholes, William S. Tod Professor of Chemistry, Princeton University
Brent Vaughan, CEO, Cognito Therapeutics


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2022: Entangled Posner molecules and the therapeutic perspective

Professor Matthew Fisher, Professor of Physics, University of California Santa BarbaraDr Dave Ecker, Co-Founder and Vice-President of Strategic Innovation, Ionis Pharmaceuticals 


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2022: Natural products as redox modulators and the therapeutic perspective

Professor Alistair Nunn, Visiting Professor, University of Westminster and Director of Science, The Guy FoundationDr Wolfgang Brysch, Chief Scientific Officer and Chief Medical Officer, MetrioPharm AG


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2022: Electromagnetic fields and cancer and the therapeutic perspective

Dr Jan Pokorný, Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech RepublicProfessor Steve Wedge, Professor of Stratified Cancer Medicine Discovery at Newcastle University and Head of the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Newcastle Drug Discovery Unit


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Roundtable meeting

Summary talks from each series speaker


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Radical pairs in xenon-induced anaesthesia and optical communication channels in the brain

Professor Christoph Simon, University of Calgary (introduction by Dr Nathan Babcock)


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Therapeutic application of light and electromagnetic fields to reduce hyper-inflammation triggered by COVID-19

Professor Margaret Ahmad, Institute of Biology Paris-Seine, Sorbonne University (introduction by Dr Nathan Babcock)


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Uncovering electrodynamic design principles of living cells and a potential role of quantum interactions in cellular signal processing

Professor Jack Tuszyński, University of Alberta (introduction by Prof Marco Pettini)


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Mechanisms of photobiomodulation and application to the brain

Prof Michael Hamblin, University of Johannesburg (introduction by Dr Rhys Mould)


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2021: Electromagnetic coupling in the biological context


Prof Douglas C Wallace, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute (introduction by Prof Jimmy Bell)


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: Roundtable meeting

Summary talks from each series speaker


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: At the interface of quantum and classical behavior in nature: looking into the eye of quantum tunneling in enzymes and the role of a noisy environment

Prof Judith Klinman, UC Berkeley (introduction by Prof Wayne Frasch)


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: Noninvasive sensory stimulation to induce gamma entrainment and neuroprotection

Dr Li-Huei Tsai, MIT (introduction by Dr Philip Kurian)


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: How do cells generate and respond to electromagnetic fields?

Dr Michal Cifra, The Czech Academy of Sciences


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: Amoeba-based combinatorial optimization problem solver as a potential platform for quantum-bio computing

Prof Masashi Aono, Keio University (Introduction by Prof Wayne Frasch)


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: What is life today? Light as scaffold for organising whole biological systems, and the future of quantum immortality

Dr Philip Kurian, Howard University


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: The shape of life from the beginning: the role of electromagnetic fields in the prebiotic world

Prof Alistair Nunn, Director of Science, The Guy Foundation


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2021: Introduction to The Guy Foundation

Prof Geoffrey Guy, Founder and Chairman, The Guy Foundation


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: Roundtable meeting

Summary talks from each series speaker


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: Tunnelling and charge separation in vents?

Prof Nick Lane, University College London


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: Fröhlich coherence and its role in higher consciousness

Prof Marco Pettini, Aix-Marseille University


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: What is coherence and how is it harnessed in biology?

Prof Gregory Scholes, Princeton University


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: Quantum criticality in biological molecules.

Prof Gábor Vattay, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest


The Guy Foundation Autumn Series 2020: On the wave of coherence. Biology beyond the atomist standpoint.

Prof Giuseppe Vitiello, University of Salerno


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2020: Quantum Dynamics and Biology

Prof Martin Plenio, Ulm University


The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2020: Fundamentals of Energy Harvesting by Living Organisms

Prof Wayne Frasch, Arizona State University


Reprogramming Endogenous Bioelectrical Circuits: a new approach to regenerative medicine

Prof Michael Levin, Allen Discovery Centre at Tufts University (2020)
Prof Levin gave a similar talk as part of The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2020


Quantum Biology: beyond photosynthesis

Dr Philip Kurian gave a similar talk as part of The Guy Foundation Spring Series 2020. Dr Kurian’s talk starts at 1 hour 16 minutes.


Hormesis: Biological Foundations, Medical and Public Health Implications

Dr Ed Calabrese, University of Massachusetts (2020)