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Sir John Gurdon from the University of Cambridge and Professor Shinya Yamanaka, from the Gladstone Institutes Kyoto University, have won the prize for their work on reprogramming ordinary cells into immature stem cells.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2012 was awarded jointly to John B Gurdon of the United Kingdom and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan "for the discovery that mature cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent".
John B. Gurdon transferred DNA between a tadpole and a frog to cloned the first animal. Shinya Yamanaka used Gurdon’s concept to turn ordinary skin into potent stem cells. Both won the Nobel Prize for medicine Monday.
Sir John Gurdon from the U.K. and Shinya Yamanaka from Japan were announced Monday as this year’s medicine prizewinners for their work on turning adult cells back into stem cells.
British scientist John Gurdon and Japanese researcher Shinya Yamanaka shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine Monday for experiments separated by almost 50 years that provide deep insight into how animals develop and offer hope for a new era of personalized medicine.
Blighty's Sir John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan have won this year's Nobel Prize for medicine or physiology for reprogramming adult cells.
John Gurdon from the UK and Shinya Yamanaka from Japan have shared the Nobel prize for medicine or physiology after 'revolutionising' stem cell research.
The discovery that cells can be reprogrammed to an embryonic-like state has won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for two leading lights of stem-cell research: John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka.
Two scientists shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, announced the Nobel Assembly at Swedish Karolinska Institute in Stockholm on Monday.
Shinya Yamanaka, a stem cell researcher at the Gladstone Institutes, which is affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco, has won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine jointly with English researcher John B. Gurdon.