2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Nobel Laureates Yamanaka and Gurdon Meet on UCSF Campus for Stem Cell Symposium

Weeks after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine, Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, and John Gurdon, PhD, were able to celebrate their monumental achievement together for stem cell discoveries made half a century – and half a world – apart. Read more

UCSF and Gladstone Celebrate Shinya Yamanaka’s Nobel Prize in Medicine

Colleagues at the Gladstone and UCSF celebrated the news on Monday that Shinya Yamanaka won the Nobel Prize in Medicine for his discovery that has transformed the field of stem cell research. Read more

Shinya Yamanaka Wins 2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, a senior investigator at the Gladstone Institutes and a professor of anatomy at UCSF, has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of how to transform ordinary adult skin cells into cells that, like embryonic stem cells, are capable of developing into any cell in the human body. Read more

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