Download e-book for iPad: Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine (2006–2010) by Hansson Goran K,Goran K Hansson

By Hansson Goran K,Goran K Hansson

ISBN-10: 9814630209

ISBN-13: 9789814630207

ISBN-10: 9814630217

ISBN-13: 9789814630214

Physiology or drugs was once the 3rd prize quarter Alfred Nobel pointed out in his will. Nobel had an energetic curiosity in scientific learn. He got here into touch with Swedish physiologist Jöns Johansson via Karolinska Institute round 1890. Johansson labored for a short interval in Nobel's laboratory in Sevran, France through the related 12 months. The Nobel Prize in body structure or drugs is presented through the Nobel meeting at Karolinska Institute. This quantity is a suite of the Nobel lectures added through the Nobel Laureates, including their biographies and the presentation speeches for the interval 2006–2010.

List of Laureates and their award citations:

(2006) Andrew Z Fire and Craig C Mello — for his or her discovery of RNA interference-gene silencing via double-stranded RNA;
(2007) Mario R Capecchi, Martin J Evans and Oliver Smithies — for his or her discoveries of rules for introducing particular gene transformations in mice by way of embryonic stem cells;
(2008) Harald zur Hausen — for his discovery of human papilloma viruses inflicting cervical melanoma, and Françoise Barré-Sinoussi and Luc Montagnier — for his or her discovery of human immunodeficiency virus;
(2009) Elizabeth H Blackburn, Carol W Greider and Jack W Szostak — for the invention of ways chromosomes are safe by way of telomeres and the enzyme telomerase;
(2010) Robert G Edwards — for the advance of in vitro fertilization.

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