2012 Nobel Prize to Gurdon and Yamanaka

Published 2012-10-08 00:00. Updated 2013-11-26 10:29

[NEWS 2012-10-08] The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has today decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2012 jointly to John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka for the discovery that mature cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent.