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Nobel Prize for medicine goes to Japanese gene researcher for autophagy work
 

Nobel Prize for medicine goes to Japanese gene researcher for autophagy work

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Yoshinori Ohsumi has won the 2016 Nobel prize for medicine for his gene research that has implications for the development of new treatments for a wide variety of diseases.
 
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8 Oct 2016 - General
 
Asia's very own is bagging this year's Nobel Prize for medicine or physiology. Congratulations Dr. Yoshinori Ohsumi! Autophagy sounds promising. I am not even aware of this until I stumbled upon this article. Thank you ...
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Congratulations to Yoshinori Ohsumi on receiving Nobel Prize 2016 for medicine or physiology. He has made such a magnificent achievement by introducing the concept of “autophagy” and “genes responsible for autophagy”. Autophagy mechanism can be impli...
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We can easily notice the trend Nobel Prize committee has been following the last few years. They are giving extra attention to the academic studies and basic sciences rather than clinical practice. This simply shows us how vital the basic science adv...
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