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Nobel in medicine for Japanese researcher with Bay Area connection
October 8, 2012

A Japanese researcher with ties to the Bay Area and a British researcher won this year's Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine on Monday for discovering that ordinary cells of the body can be reprogrammed into stem cells, which then can turn into any kind of tissue -- a discovery that may led to new treatments.

Britain's Sir John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan win Nobel prize for medicine
October 8, 2012

Two pioneers of stem cell research have shared the Nobel prize for medicine or physiology.

Brit and Japanese scientists share Nobel Prize for 'groundbreaking' stem cell work that 'revolutionised' science
October 8, 2012

Sir John Gurdon, 79, shared the Nobel Prize with Japan's Shinya Yamanaka for their 'groundbreaking work' that has revolutionised science', the Nobel Assembly at Sweden's Karolinska Institute.

Nobel Prize In Medicine 2012: John Gurdon, Shinya Yamanaka Win For Cell Research
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.

The Nobel prize for physiology or medicine
October 8, 2012

THIS year’s Nobel physiology prize goes to Sir John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka for a crucial discovery in stem-cell science­—how to make what are known as pluripotent stem cells from ordinary body cells

Nobel prize to Briton, Japanese for stem cell work
October 8, 2012

British researcher John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan won this year's Nobel Prize in physiology or 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.

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.