Big Pharma: What have you done for me lately?
The Ridgefield Press
Beta blockers, an important type of medication that saves lives in patients with CHF, were first developed in the 1960s by James Black, an English scientist who was eventually awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine for his discovery. Angiotensin ...
Krugman Is a Steal at $225K
In economics, there are two great prizes: the John Bates Clark Medal, which goes to the outstanding American economist under 40; and of course the Nobel Prize. ... Now of course, some of these are administrators, others doctors and medical personnel.
Nobel laureate Schekman shares research insights with A&M students
Bryan-College Station Eagle
A Nobel laureate shared details about his life's work during a visit to Texas A&M on Thursday. University of California, Berkeley professor Randy Schekman shared in the 2013 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine and headlined the 19th annual Graduate ...
Meet Göran Malmqvist, Nobel Prize member and champion of Chinese literature
South China Morning Post
The prize was first issued in 1901 along with the four other awards (chemistry, physics, medicine and peace) established under the will of industrialist Alfred Nobel. Monetary reward aside, the prize undoubtedly confers considerable prestige in the ...