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Cell biologists Yamanaka and Gurdon awarded Nobel Prize for Medicine
October 8, 2012

Cell biologists Shinya Yamanaka of Japan and Briton John B. Gurdon have been jointly awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine.

First 2012 Nobel Prizes Go to Stem Cell Researchers
October 8, 2012

Shinya Yamanaka of Japan and John Gurdon of England have been jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine, kicking off a big for the most-coveted awards in the world.

San Francisco lab first recognized the talents of Nobel Laureate Yamanaka
October 8, 2012

In 1993, Japanese researcher Shinya Yamanaka was a young doctor who dreamed of becoming a research scientist -- but no one was returning his phone calls.

Stem cell revolutionaries win Nobel medicine prize
October 8, 2012

Two doctors from Japan and Britain have been awarded this year's Nobel Prize for Medicine for their groundbreaking work on stem cells.

Nobel Prize goes to pioneers of induced stem cell research
October 8, 2012

John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine on Monday for their research on resetting cells to their earliest developmental stages.

Mayor Lee's Statement On Dr. Shinya Yamanaka being Awarded 2012 Nobel Prize In Medicine
October 8, 2012

“Today we honor Dr. Yamanaka’s award of the prestigious Nobel Prize and his celebrated discovery of transforming adult cells to develop into any cell in the human body with boundless potential for medical advancement.

Britain's John Gurdon, Japan's Shinya Yamanaka share 2012 Nobel Prize in medicine
October 8, 2012

British researcher John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan won this year's Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discovering that mature, specialized cells of the body can be reprogrammed into stem cells — a discovery that scientists hope to turn into new treatments.

British-Japanese duo win Nobel for stem cell research
October 8, 2012

Shinya Yamanaka of Japan and John B. Gurdon of Britain won the Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for their groundbreaking work on stem cells, the jury said.

SF researcher wins Nobel Prize in medicine
October 8, 2012

Dr. Shinya Yamanaka of San Francisco's Gladstone Institutes in San Francisco won the Nobel Prize for discovering a way to turn adult human cells back into the equivalent of stem cells. 

Nobel Prize in medicine awarded to Sir John Gurdon, Shinya Yamanaka
October 8, 2012

The 2012 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine was awarded Monday to Sir John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka for work that revolutionized the understanding of how cells and organisms develop.