Volume 89 Issue 41 | p. 11 | News of The Week
Issue Date: October 10, 2011

Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine

Awards: Three researchers share prize for breakthrough work on immunity
Department: Science & Technology
News Channels: Organic SCENE
Keywords: Nobel Prize, medicine, physiology, immunity

For their pioneering work in innate and adaptive immunity, Bruce A. Beutler, Jules A. Hoffmann, and the late Ralph M. Steinman were awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. These fields of research have revealed how our bodies detect, fight, and remember invading pathogens.

Hours after the foundation announced that one-half of the prize would go to Steinman, a Rockefeller University . . .

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