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2012 Nobel Prize: Experts React
October 8, 2012

Britain's leading scientists are united in congratulating Profs Sir John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka on winning the 2012 Nobel Prize for medicine or physiology. Here is a selection of their comments.

Stem-Cell Pioneers From U.K., Japan Win Nobel Medicine Prize
October 8, 2012

The 2012 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to Japan's Shinya Yamanaka and John Gurdon of Britain "for the discovery that mature cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent."

Cloning and stem cell Nobel for Gurdon and Yamanaka
October 8, 2012

This year's Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to John Gurdon at the University of Cambridge and Shinya Yamanaka of the Gladstone Institutes and Kyoto University in Japan.

Japanese, UK scientists win Nobel medicine prize
October 8, 2012

A British and a Japanese scientist won the Nobel Prize for Medicine on Monday for work on creating stem cells, opening the door to new methods to diagnose and treat diseases.

John Gurdon And Shinya Yamanaka Share 2012 Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine
October 8, 2012

For discovering that a cell’s fate is not set in stone, John B. Gurdon, 79, and Shinya Yamanaka, 50, will share the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Gurdon, Yamanaka win Nobel medicine prize
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.

Cloning and stem cells win Nobel for Gurdon, Yamanaka
October 8, 2012

This year's Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to John Gurdon at the University of Cambridge and Shinya Yamanaka of the Gladstone Institutes and Kyoto University in Japan.

Reaction from Colleagues and Mentors on Shinya Yamanaka's Nobel Win
October 8, 2012

Fuji TV interviews Dr. Yamanaka's Gladstone colleagues and fellow researchers. (In Japanese)

UK, Japan scientists win Nobel for stem cell breakthroughs
October 8, 2012

Scientists from Britain and Japan shared the Nobel Prize in Medicine on Monday for the discovery that adult cells can be reprogrammed back into stem cells which can turn into any kind of tissue and may one day repair damaged organs.

Stem Cell Discovery Secures Nobel Prize
October 8, 2012

Sir John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka from Japan have both been awarded the Nobel prize for medicine or physiology for their work as pioneers of stem cell research.