2012 Nobel Prize Media Coverage

Latest Headlines About Shinya Yamanaka's Prize-Winning Research

Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, a senior investigator at the Gladstone Institutes and a UCSF professor of anatomy, is making headlines across the world as winner of 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.

Yamanaka shares the prize with John B. Gurdon of the Gurdon Institute in Cambridge, England. Here is a sampling of the media coverage so far:

U.S. Media