Showing posts with label Yoshinori Ohsumi. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Yoshinori Ohsumi. Show all posts

Monday, October 03, 2016

Japanese scientist wins Nobel medicine prize for work on "self-eating" cells

Japan's Yoshinori Ohsumi has won the 2016 Nobel prize for medicine or physiology for his discovery of how cells break down and recycle their content, which could lead to a better understanding of diseases like cancer, Parkinson's and type 2 diabetes.

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