John B. Gurdon Biography

Sir John Bertrand Gurdon, FRS, FMedSci, is an English developmental biologist. He is best known for his pioneering research in nuclear transplantation and cloning. He was awarded the Lasker Award in 2009. In 2012, he and Shinya Yamanaka were awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for the discovery that mature cells can be converted to stem cells. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
John B. Gurdon
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Date of Birth:
October 2, 1933 (86)
Astrological Sign:
Libra
John B. Gurdon Timeline
  • 2012-10-08
    John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka win the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine for their work on reprogramming end stage cells to become pluripotent
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