Best and Worst of Neuroscience and Neurology – March 2016
Brain Blogger (blog)
On March 20th, the scientific community marked the birthday of Erwin Neher, who received the 1991 Nobel Price in Physiology and Medicine for discovering the functions of single ion channels in cells. Together with Bert Sakmann, Neher developed the ...
Amid Europe's refugee crisis, fears of anti-Semitism rise
Deadly attacks on Jews by Islamic extremists in France and Denmark have left Europe's Jewish community feeling vulnerable, and have driven an increasing number to move to Israel or elsewhere. But some European Muslims are taking a stand against the ...
White House: Obama's Mosque Visit 'Fits in Constellation' of Religious Freedom Events
1991 - Erwin Neher 1991 - Bert Sakmann 1992 - Edmond Fischer 1993 - Richard J. Roberts 1993 - Phillip Sharp 1994 - Alfred Gilman 1994 - Martin Rodbell 1995 - Edward B. Lewis 1997 - Stanley B. Prusiner 1998 - Robert F. Furchgott 2000 - Eric R. Kandel
Leibniz Prizes 2016: DFG honors 10 researchers
EurekAlert (press release)
Seven past prizewinners have subsequently received the Nobel Prize: 1988 Professor Dr. Hartmut Michel (Chemistry), 1991 Pro-fessor Dr. Erwin Neher and Professor Dr. Bert Sakmann (Medicine), 1995 Professor Dr. Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (Medicine), ...