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Japanese stem cell scientist Dr Shinya Yamanaka has been awarded the Millennium Technology Prize.
Linux creator Linus Torvalds and stem cell pioneer Shinya Yamanaka are joint recipients of the 2012 prize, an honor that some call the tech equivalent of the Nobel Prize.
Two leading international innovators, Linus Torvalds and Shinya Yamanaka, have shared this year’s €1.2 million ($1.5 million) Millennium Technology Prize.
US-Finnish software engineer Linus Torvalds, who created the Linux open source operating system, and Japanese stem cell researcher Shinya Yamanaka on Wednesday won a 1.2-million-euro technology prize in Finland.
Two leading international innovators, Linus Torvalds and Shinya Yamanaka, have shared this year's euro1.2 million ($1.5 million) Millennium Technology Prize.
For the first time scientists have managed to turn skin cells into fully functional brain cells.
New breakthroughs in cell engineering might usher in a new era of personalized medicine where drugs can be tested for side effects without having to test the drug in humans.
Scientists who reprogrammed skin cells into brain cells say their research could lay the groundwork for new ways to treat Alzheimer's and other brain diseases.
A team of scientists has discovered what could be a novel source for researching and potentially treating Alzheimer's disease and other conditions involving the destruction of brain cells.
When San Francisco-based Salesforce said in 2010 it was moving into Mission Bay, many in the life sciences community were disappointed that the medical and biotech enclave would be filled by high tech workers.