Sir Peter Ratcliffe & Prof William Kaelin Jr

  • Event Start: 28th January 2020, 8:00pm
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Winners of the Nobel Prize for Physiology & Medecine 2019

Ratcliffe and Kaelin Jr were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medecine last year by the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet, in recognition of their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, an essential adaptive process central to many significant diseases.  The professors respectively work for the University of Oxford and Harvard University, and shared the Nobel Prize with Prof Gregg Semenza, a fellow researcher