Shinya Yamanaka

Physician Shinya Yamanaka Full Name: Shinya Yamanaka
Nationality: Japanese

Profession: Physician
Why Famous: 2012 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine - Induced pluripotent stem cell

Born: September 4, 1962 (54 years old)
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Higashiƍsaka, Osaka, Japan

Historical Events in the Life of Shinya Yamanaka

  • 2012-10-08 John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka win the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine for their work on reprogramming end stage cells to become pluripotent

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