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Decoding the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine: The Layman version

The 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was announced today (5th October 2015) and was awarded 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… Continue reading Decoding the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine: The Layman version

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2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine- What is it all about?

Note: This article is intended for people from non scientific background The 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is won by Sir John B. Gurdon from the Gurdon Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom and Shinya Yamanaka from the Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan. They got the prize for their work in Stem cell research. According to… Continue reading 2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine- What is it all about?