A graphic from the Scientific American archive shows how cells clean house—the basics behind this year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
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I am delighted that Yoshinori Ohsumi won this year’s Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine. His pioneering work in yeast led to the discovery of genes and biological processes that are needed for autophagy. Autophagy (from the Greek...
Yoshinori Ohsumi has won 2016's Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his 'discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy' - or how our cells recyle their contents
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We’d like to congratulate Yoshinori Ohsumi for winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2016. Dr. Ohsumi discovered and gave us an understanding of the process of autophagy, which is how cells dispose of and recycle materia...