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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.
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."
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.
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.
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
Gladstone researchers say the discovery could have a profound impact on how we treat hearts and heart disease.
Retired Senior Investigator Karl Weisgraber has had a long, difficult recovery from a fall off a ladder that caused a traumatic brain injury last October.
Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have created the first "genomic blueprint" of the human heart, unveiling the exact order and timing of genetic events that must take place for an embryonic heart cell to become a beating, life-sustaining organ.
Gladstone investigators Eric Verdin, MD, and Shomyseh Sanjabi, PhD, are researching why patients living with HIV are aging prematurely.
Reasearchers from Gladstone Institutes in California have created a blueprint map of how the heart developes in time.