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1210, 2016

The 2016 Nobel Prize Awarded to Autophagy Research

Autophagy: How “Self-Cleaning” Cells Are Key to Curing Disease

Japanese scientist Yoshinori Ohsumi just won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine “for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy.” Autophagy, derived from the Greek, literally means “self-eating.”

Wall Street Daily: Wed, Oct 12, 2016 | David Dittman, Editorial Director


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