Monday, October 5, 2015

2015 Nobel Prizes

It's Nobel Prize week! This is always a great time for people to recognize scientists, engineers, artists, and humanitarians who have given something great to humanity.

The first Nobel Prize this week is in Medicine/Physiology, going to:
divided, one half jointly to William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura "for their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites" and the other half to Youyou Tu "for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria".
Congratulations! More to come tomorrow!