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Nobel Prize: Announcement | Physiology or Medicine 2016

The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has decided to award the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine to Yoshinori Ohsumi for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy. This year’s Nobel Laureate discovered and elucidated mechanisms underlying autophagy, a fundamental process for degrading and recycling cellular components. The word autophagy originates from the Greek words …

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Nobel Prize: Lectures | 2015 Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015 was awarded with one half jointly to William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura for their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites and the other half to Youyou Tu for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria.  

Nobel Prize Announcement: Physiology or Medicine 2015

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015 was divided, one half jointly to William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura “for thier discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites” and the other half to Youyou Tu “for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria”. The prize was announced by Urban …

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Nobel Prize: Lectures | 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The 2014 Nobel Prize lectures in Physiology or Medicine will take place at Aula Medica at Karolinska Institutet in Solna, Sweden at 13:00 Sunday 7 December. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014 was awarded with one half to John O’Keefe and the other half jointly to May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser “for …

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The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded with one half to John O´Keefe and the other half jointly to May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain. The prize was announced by Göran K. Hansson, Secretary of the Nobel Committee for …

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